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  RFC 1778 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
RFC 1778 is The String Representation of Standard Attribute Syntaxes for LDAP, the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.
RFC 1778 describes the formats for some of the more common attribute types, like mail or jpegPhoto.
RFC 1778 The String Representation of Standard Attribute Syntaxes - IETF
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/RFC_1778   (156 words)

  
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A TOPOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION, (1778), Hutchins, Thomas in: A Topographical Description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina by Thomas Hutchins, (1778), pp.
PATRICK HENRY TO CLARK, (Williamsburgh, Jan. 15, 1778), Henry, Patrick in: Draper MSS., 48J17 L. and in Illinois Hist.
HENRY HAMILTON AND ALLIED INDIANS TO THE DELAWARE, (Detroit, June 18, 1778), Hamilton, Henry in: Draper Ms., 1H7-9, Contemporary transcript, in Kellogg, Frontier Retreat on the Upper Ohio, in "Message to the Delawares from the Ottawas, Chippawas, Hurons, Pottawatomies, and Miamis," Col.
www.gbl.indiana.edu /archives/miamis21/miamitoc23.html   (823 words)

  
 Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jean-Jacques Rousseau (June 28, 1712 – July 2, 1778) was a Franco-Swiss philosopher, writer, political theorist, and self-taught composer of The Age of Enlightenment.
Rousseau's political ideas influenced the French Revolution, the development of socialist theory, and the growth of nationalism.
While taking a morning walk on the estate of the Marquis de Giradin at Ermenonville (28 miles northeast of Paris), Rousseau suffered a hemorrhage and died on July 2, 1778.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jean-Jacques_Rousseau   (3024 words)

  
 1778
The scene is an elaborately decorated room with two oval landscapes up high, a mythological painting with nude to the right, a clock with carved wood Cupid, a Chinese screen in the right background, and elegantly crafted couch and coffee table.
Five figures dance on a cobblestone street before a thick stone wall broken with arches through which door and window of an inner wall are visible.
Seated on the edge of a huge canopied bed, two friars in robes with rosaries dally with courtesans, each woman with her breasts exposed.
www.lclark.edu /~jhart/mezzo1775/mezzodated1778.html   (1477 words)

  
 Louisiana Timeline: Year 1778
April 3, 1778; Juan Arnoul purchases the office of Receptor de Penas de Camara from Cristobal Galpion.
During 1778 the Cabildo brings suit against Dr. Francisco La Casa of Natchitoches for practicing medicine without a license.
The Cabildo attempts, in 1778, to take over control of Charity Hospital during a time when it is favorable to them.
www.enlou.com /time/year1778.htm   (595 words)

  
 Samuel Patton: Revolutionary War Service, 1778-1781
Samuel Patton, great grandson of William Patton I, who emigrated with his family to America in the early 1720's from Ireland, was born in Rowan County, NC in about 1761.
In 1778, Samuel enlisted in the North Carolina Militia to serve in various campaigns throughout North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia as both an infantryman and waggoner.
I have written this article from Samuel's perspective based upon testimony he delivered to a Court of Pleas and Questions in 1832 and later in 1836 to obtain pension benefits from the war.
www.angelfire.com /ga/ChuckPage/samuel.html   (242 words)

  
 Indian Company of 1778
On a hot day in August, 1778 a fierce contest was fought between Patriot and British forces in the woods, fields and rock ledges of the Bronx, along the Westchester County border.
In the winter of 1778, LaFayette had met with the Oneida in their territory and agreed to have a fort constructed for their protection.
The Oneida warriors were at home, defending their families and property from their pro-British brethren, and the arrival of the French army and navy in July, 1778 lessened the necessity of employing special forces such as the Indian regiment.
www.americanrevolution.org /ind2.html   (6046 words)

  
 American Revolution - Revolutionary War Battles - "Valley Forge" The Winter of 1777-1778   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Valley Forge, 25 miles west of Philadelphia, was the campground of 11,000 troops of George Washington's Continental Army from Dec. 19, 1777, to June 19, 1778.
Because of the suffering endured there by the hungry, poorly clothed, and badly housed troops, 2,500 of whom died during the harsh winter, Valley Forge came to symbolize the heroism of the American revolutionaries.
On June 19, 1778, six months to the day following their arrival, the Commander-in-Chief General George Washington and the Continental Army departed Valley Forge and marched to Monmouth, New Jersey to engage the British in battle just nine days later.
www.americanrevolution.com /ValleyForge.htm   (1029 words)

  
 Am Rev Essays--Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Between 1775 and 1778 policy changed from formal exclusion of any fl man to acceptance of those free men already under arms to active recruitment not only of free fl men but slaves.
The speed in which this transaction---from Varnum's initial letter to Washington on the subject in January of 1778 until legislation passed the Rhode Island General Assembly in February reflected the dire local and national situation.
Colonel Greene commanded the unit from its formation in 1778 until his death at Points Bridge in 1781 when the command was assumed by Lt.
www.revolution.h-net.msu.edu /essays/adams2.html   (1961 words)

  
 1778 page
Theodosia Prevost offered Hermitage as headquarters to Washington on July 11, 1778 as Continentals move from Battle of Monmouth north to protect the Highlands.
Aaron Burr who was transporting Loyalists there under a white flag in August 1778.
Burr recuperated from battle fatigue at The Hermitage in fall 1778.
www.thehermitage.org /1778.html   (433 words)

  
 N. Doyon - L'Académie de Montréal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
L'Académie de Montréal (1778) est la première société intellectuelle fondée par des Hommes de lettres au Canada.
L'Académie de Montréal (1778) was the first intellectual society founded by men of letters in Canada.
It was either a fictitious society or a utopian project created by the paper's contributors to legitimize their radical thought.
www.hst.ulaval.ca /revuemens/Academie.html   (244 words)

  
 1778 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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1778 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar).
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 French Deism [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
1778) embraced the conception of natural religion with ardor, and entered into a polemics against intolerance in Church and State relations as well as against the philosophy of the Church and the prevailing religious Cartesianism (Essai sur les mmurs et l'esprit des nations, 1754-58; Dictionnaire philosophique, 1764).
He derived his natural philosophy from Newton and Clarke, his theory of knowledge and his ideas on toleration from Locke, the main principles of his ethics from Shaftesbury, his critical method and the conception of natural religion from the Deists.
1778) gave quite a different tendency to Deism.
www.utm.edu /research/iep/d/deismfre.htm   (998 words)

  
 The Avalon Project : Constitution of South Carolina - March 19, 1778
That the senate and house of representatives shall not proceed to the election of a governor or lieutenant-governor, until there be a majority of both houses present.
This constitution was framed by the general assembly of South Carolina, by which it was passed as an " act " March 19, 1778, although it did not go into effect until November, 1778.
It was soon afterwards declared by the supreme court of South Carolina that both the constitution of 1776 and the constitution of 1778 were simply acts of the general assembly, which that body could repeal or amend at pleasure.
www.yale.edu /lawweb/avalon/states/sc02.htm   (1899 words)

  
 The first British ship on the NW Coast
With these words written on March 30, 1778, Cook unknowingly signaled the end of isolation for the West Coast (Nootka) people and the beginning of direct European influence on their life-style.
When Cook's ships reached Macao late in 1779, the ragged remnants of the Nootka Sound sea-otter pelts sold for over $10,000, and soon American and English ships were making annual trips to the Northwest Coast in search of "Sea Beaver" pelts.
A young man with a remarkable soft effeminate voice after ward sung by himself, but he ended so suddenly & unexpectedly, which being accompanied by a peculiar gesture, made us all laugh, & he finding that we were not ill pleased repeated his song several times.
www.hallman.org /indian/cook.html   (812 words)

  
 Beckford's Letter from Geneva, 1778
As William Beckford, just prior to his seventeenth birthday, arrived in Geneva in the summer of 1777 together with his tutor, John Lettice, he entered into an ambitious regime of education softened by the presence of much admired intellectual giants and sweetened by the freedom offered by life on the continent.
In May of 1778, he found time to write a lengthy report to his guardian, Lord Thurlow, about his education and his experiences in Geneva.
The letter, which survives in a fair copy dated May 22, 1778, is a chatty yet informative account of his acquaintances and his studies.
beckford.c18.net /wbgenevaletter.html   (3411 words)

  
 Jean Jacques Rousseau, 1712-1778
In 1770 he was back in Paris, eking out a living as a copyist, and wrote the half-insane dialogues, justifying to himself his past actions, Rousseau, juge de Jean Jacques, followed by the calm and most sane, Réveries (1782), composed as a continuation to the Confessions.
Seeking shelter in a hospital, Rousseau eventually died insane in a cottage at Ermenonville, July 2, 1778, from a sudden attack of thrombosis, which aroused suspicions of suicide.
He was buried there until 1794 when his remains were placed with Voltaire's in the Panthéon in Paris.
www.historyguide.org /europe/rousseau.html   (912 words)

  
 History with MasterPlumber.com  -  800-PIPE-DOC
It would be another 200 years before the idea took hold again.
In 1778, Joseph Brahma, a locksmith and engineer, patented an improved version of the modern toilet.
An original is still used today in the House of Lords.
www.masterplumber.com /history/brahma.html   (118 words)

  
 Cherry Valley Massacre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
He arrived to find his property destroyed, a member of his household killed and his wife and four children carried away as prisoners.
The returned prisoners were given a letter Butler wrote to General Schuyler, dated November 12, 1778.
Butler and family to come to Canada; but if you insist upon it, I do engage to send you, moreover, an equal number of prisoners of yours, taken either by Rangers or Indians, and leave it to you to name the persons.
www2.whidbey.com /jerod/cherry.htm   (3646 words)

  
 RFC 1778 (rfc1778)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In particular, encoding rules for attribute syntaxes defining non-binary values should produce strings that can be displayed with little or no translation by clients implementing the lightweight directory protocols.
When encoding values of type objectIdentifierSyntax, the first encoding option should be used in preference to the second, which should be used in preference to the Howes, Kille, Yeong & Robbins [Page 4] RFC 1778 Syntax Encoding March 1995 third wherever possible.
That is, in encoding object identifiers, object descriptors (where assigned and known by the implementation) should be used in preference to numeric oids to the greatest extent possible.
www.cse.ohio-state.edu /cgi-bin/rfc/rfc1778.html   (1458 words)

  
 Text Piranesi Vedute di Roma   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista (born October 4, 1720 in Mestre/Venice - died November 9, 1778 in Rome).
When Piranesi arrived in Rome in the year 1740 he was instantly impressed by the splendor of the antique ruins in the ancient city.
If the prints you are looking for are not in our present listing, please inform us of your wishes.
www.antiquarianprints.de /piranesitextvedute.html   (331 words)

  
 RFC 1778 (rfc1778) - The String Representation of Standard Attribute Synta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
RFC 1778 (rfc1778) - The String Representation of Standard Attribute Synta
RFC 1778 - The String Representation of Standard Attribute Syntaxes
Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state and status of this protocol.
www.faqs.org /rfcs/rfc1778.html   (1502 words)

  
 Today in History: February 6
1778: The Bourbon monarchy of France formalized its commitment to helping the American colonies defeat Great Britain with the signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance." />
On February 6, 1778, France and the fledgling United States of America signed the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance in Paris, France.
Learn more about eighteenth-century France by viewing The Rise and Fall of the Absolute Monarchy, in the online exhibition Creating French Culture: Treasures from the Bibliothèque nationale de France.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/today/feb06.html   (515 words)

  
 Military Journal written at Valley Forge
By spring 1778, nearly a fourth of the soldiers had died of malnutrition, exposure to the cold, and such diseases as smallpox and typhoid fever.
Many people criticized Washington, but he held his position at Valley Forge throughout the winter and spring of 1778.
The news of the alliance between France and the United States reached Valley Forge on May 6, 1778.
www.sandcastles.net /military1.htm   (621 words)

  
 RFC 1778 - OneLook Dictionary Search   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
We found 2 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word RFC 1778:
Tip: Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "RFC 1778" is defined.
RFC 1778 : Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
www.onelook.com /cgi-bin/cgiwrap/bware/dofind.cgi?word=RFC+1778   (81 words)

  
 Carl Linnaeus 1707-1778   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Linnaeus, aged 70, died on 10 January 1778; buried in the Cathedral at Uppsala on 22 January.
He accomplished this massive task through his remarkable mental tenacity and stamina allied to a strong visual memory and a very methodical and practical systematising cast of mind never straying far from the concrete.
Over three thousands letters had been sent to him from Europe, America, Asia and Africa by colleagues and also by admirers such as Jean Jacques Rousseau and particularily by his own students who reported to their professor from their travels all over the world.
www.c18.rutgers.edu /pr/lc/intro.html   (5718 words)

  
 Today in History: September 26
In the spring of 1778, the British hastily left Philadelphia for New York City out of concern that the new alliance between the French and Americans would result in a French blockade of the Delaware River.
See the special presentation To Form a More Perfect Union: An Introduction to the Congressional Documents in Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774-1789.
See, for example, a map showing the original plan for the defense of the Valley Forge Camp, dating from late 1777 or early 1778.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/sep26.html   (986 words)

  
 French Alliance Brings Joy to Washington at Valley Forge
The Treaty of Alliance between France and the United States was concluded at Paris, February 6, 1778 and ratified by Congress May 4, 1778.
The treaty provided for a defensive alliance to aid France should England attack, and that neither France nor the United States would make peace with England until the independence of the United States was recognized.
The knowledge of the Alliance came to Washington on May Day, 1778.
www.ushistory.org /valleyforge/history/alliance_washington.html   (453 words)

  
 Candide Illustrations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Illustrations in the 1778 et de 1787 Editions of Candide
The 1778 edition (Bouillon) was illustrated by Chodowiecky and the 1787 edition by Moreau the younger.
These engravings were often reused in 19th-century editions, as well as new renderings by other artists.
humanities.uchicago.edu /homes/VSA/Candide/illustrations.html   (177 words)

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