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  Roland's Place, 1796 House - Inn and Restaurant in New Haven, VT
Roland's Place, 1796 House - Inn and Restaurant in New Haven, VT oland’s Place offers a truly memorable dining experience that is a culmination of years of experience and will appreciate the careful attention to detail that is the hallmark of the innkeepers.
Guests will relax and feel at home whether after a long workday or following a full day of exploring in the Green Mountains.
The 1796 House is 5 miles north of Middlebury and 30 miles south of Burlington.
www.rolands1796house.com   (349 words)

  
  The Avalon Project : The Barbary Treaties 1786-1816 - Treaty of Peace and Friendship, Signed at Tripoli November 4, ...
Treaty of Peace and Friendship, Signed at Tripoli November 4, 1796
Treaty of Peace and Friendship, signed at Tripoli November 4, 1796 (3 Ramada I, A. 1211), and at Algiers January 3, 1797 (4 Rajab, A. Original in Arabic.
And he by virtue of his signature to this treaty engages for himself and successors to declare the justice of the case according to the true interpretation of the treaty, and to use all the means in his power to enforce the observance of the same.
www.yale.edu /lawweb/avalon/diplomacy/barbary/bar1796t.htm   (1071 words)

  
  Louisiana Timeline: Years 1796
January 1796; Sindico Procurador General Gabriel Fonvergne petitions the Cabildo to revoke the license for the fl dances on Saturday nights in the city-owned dance hall.
In July 1796 a problem with the new cemetery, which is located near the basin at the head of the new canal.
In October 1796 Spain is again at war with Great Britain because it has aligned itself with Republican France, rather than its former pro-monarchist European allies.
www.enlou.com /time/year1796.htm   (1220 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: 1796   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quételet (February 22, 1796 - 1874) was a Belgian astronomer, mathematician, statistician and sociologist.
James Lick (August 25, 1796 – October 1, 1876) was an American carpenter, piano builder, land baron, and patron of the sciences.
Categories: 1796 February 23 is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1796   (3659 words)

  
 Treaty with Tripoli (1796) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Treaty of Tripoli (the Treaty of Peace and Friendship) was a 1796 peace treaty between the United States and Tripoli.
It was signed at Tripoli on November 4, 1796 and at Algiers (for a third-party guarantee) on January 3, 1797 by Joel Barlow, the American consul to the Barbary states of Algiers, Tripoli and Tunis.
Having no significant Navy, the U.S. decided to form tribute treaties with the Barbary states, such as this 1796 Treaty of Tripoli.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Treaty_of_Tripoli   (686 words)

  
 Election of 1796
During that time the government was put in motion with great sagacity on the part of the President and his cabinet; its financial, domestic, and foreign policy was established, and its strength was so fully tested by immoderate strains, that even Hamilton began to think its powers sufficient to perform its required functions.
It was the wish of a majority of the people that Washington should serve a third term, but he positively refused; and in the fall of 1796, that majority gave their votes for electors known to be favorable to John Adams for President of the republic.
The Presidential election in 1796 was a vehement struggle by the Federalists and Republicans for political ascendency and the control of the government.
www.publicbookshelf.com /public_html/Our_Country_vol_2/electiono_bgc.html   (442 words)

  
 1796 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1793 1794 1795 - 1796 - 1797 1798 1799
1796 was a leap year starting on Friday.
February 1 - The capital of Upper Canada is moved from Newark to York
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1796   (586 words)

  
 Transpadane Republic (1796) (Italy)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
French occupied Lombardy in 1796 (Milan: 15 May 1796) and after a short lived Lombard republic the Transpadane Republic was created with the territories of Milan and Mantua.
On 19 August 1796 the original Urban Milice, which wore green and white garments since 1782, was transformed in National Guard and its uniforms added red to the original colours.
On 11 October 1796 Napoleon wrote to Paris "..les coulers nationales qu'ils ont adoptees sont le vert, le blanc et le rouge" (the national colours they adopted are green, white and red).
www.flagspot.net /flags/it_trapa.html   (291 words)

  
 Stockbridge MA B&B Inn, Berkshires, 1796 Stockbridge House
Stockbridge MA B&B Inn, Berkshires, 1796 Stockbridge House
All the romance and charm of an early colonial inn with real comfort and elegance.
Five fireplaces, central air conditioning, private bathrooms, fine antiques, abundant elegant breakfast, afternoon tea or cocktails are a part of a warm, cultured, and sophisticated atmosphere with a real feel of the good life.
www.1796house.com   (84 words)

  
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Network Working Group C. Huitema Request for Comments: 1796 INRIA Category: Informational J. Postel ISI S. Crocker CyberCash April 1995 Not All RFCs are Standards Status of this Memo This memo provides information for the Internet community.
When a specification has been Huitema, Postel & Crocker [Page 1] RFC 1796 Not All RFCs are Standards April 1995 adopted as an Internet Standard, it is given the additional label "STD xxxx", but it keeps its RFC number and its place in the RFC series.
Huitema, Postel & Crocker [Page 2] RFC 1796 Not All RFCs are Standards April 1995 The IAB believes that the proper help to misguided vendors and clients is to provide them guidance.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1796.txt   (853 words)

  
 Transpadane Republic (1796) (Italy)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
French occupied Lombardy in 1796 (Milan: 15 May 1796) and after a short lived Lombard republic the Transpadane Republic was created with the territories of Milan and Mantua.
On 19 August 1796 the original Urban Milice, which wore green and white garments since 1782, was transformed in National Guard and its uniforms added red to the original colours.
On 11 October 1796 Napoleon wrote to Paris "..les coulers nationales qu'ils ont adoptees sont le vert, le blanc et le rouge" (the national colours they adopted are green, white and red).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/it_trapa.html   (291 words)

  
 1796 in literature   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1796 Map of Martha's Vineyard Interactive map showing the island in 1796.
Letter to Angelica Schuyler Church (September 24, 1796) From the Electronic Text Center, University of Virginia Library.
Connett Connections Family research back to 1796, in Kentucky.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-1796_in_literature.html   (173 words)

  
 Large Cents
This is the first variety of the Draped Bust series, and the best example of a 1796 bust that I currently have.
1796 was John's favorite year to collect, and even though I had to pay an arm (and most of a leg) to get this one, I'm very pleased with it.
Nice example of one of the more "common" varieties of 1796, even though this is the first S-115 I've ever seen.
www.largecents.net /collection/1796drbust.html   (572 words)

  
 Jane Austen -- Letters -- Brabourne Edition -- Letters to Cassandra, 1796
Portal, and in 1796 belonging to Mr. Portal, of Laverstoke, was at that time occupied by the family of St. John.
In 1796 the Heathcotes lived at Worting, a house in a village of the same name, situate about five or six miles from Steventon.
The third letter of 1796 is dated from London, where the writer had evidently stopped for a night on her way from Steventon to Rowling, a journey which in those days was a much more serious affair than at present, when a few hours of railroad take us comfortably from one place to the other.
www.pemberley.com /janeinfo/brablet1.html   (5823 words)

  
 1796 QUARTER DOLLAR DRAPED BUST SMALL EAGLE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
No proofs were struck from the 1796 quarter dies, but several presentation strikings are known, coins that evidence an inordinate amount of care in their manufacture and exhibit much stronger striking details than usually seen.
The 1796 quarter is one of the few United States coins whose value is greater than its population would indicate.
The 1796 quarter dollar was created with great care and considerable effort, and while the coins that were produced fell short of some people's expectations, the one year type coin has attained a popularity with a broad base of collectors that few other United States coins can equal.
www.coinsite.com /CoinSite-PF/PParticles/25csmeag.htm   (1100 words)

  
 1796 Half Dollar - Information about Half Dollars and 1796 Half Dolalr
dated 1796, respectively with 15 and 16 stars, were muled with a single rev., which was carried over to make the first of the two vars.
My tentative solution—presented only as conjecture, as no other Archives data survive about these mintages—is that early in 1796, a few prooflike presentation coins were struck, but as usual not recorded as regular coinage.
Real presenta¬tion strikings, from the very earliest states of both 1796 obvs., are much rarer: Breen {1977}, p.
www.usrarecoininvestments.com /coin_info/half_dollars/1796_half_dollar.htm   (559 words)

  
 1796 - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
1793 1794 1795 - 1796 - 1797 1798 1799
1796 was a leap year starting on Friday.
February 1 - The capital of Upper Canada is moved from Newark to York
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/1/7/9/1796.html   (659 words)

  
 1796 in architecture   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Somerset House in London, designed by William Chambers is completed.
Hwasongsong Castle Henny Savenije describes the construction of this fortress built (1794-1796) in Suwon, Korea by King Jeongjo.
Benjamin Henry Latrobe (1764-1820) Portrait and biography of the English architect of Huguenot ancestry, Benjamin Latrobe, who is best known for his U.S. commissions from 1796 onwards.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-1796_in_architecture.html   (686 words)

  
 Notre Dame Archives: ANO 1796/10/01
Summary of the village of Carondelet, (Missouri?) from October 1, 1795 to October 1, 1796.
Summary of the parish of St. Ferdinand of Florissant, (Missouri) from October 1, 1795 to October 1796.
The census of the parish of St. Genevieve from October 1, 1795 to October 1, 1796 shows a total of 707 men, 564 women, a grand total of 1271 and 52 non-Catholics.
archives.nd.edu /mano/17961001.htm   (850 words)

  
 Coin Community | US 1796-1807 Gold Capped Bust Right Quarter Eagle History
The paucity of early quarter eagles has a flip side for numismatists however, as these coins in their many variations are among the rarest in numismatics, and have both fascinated and frustrated collectors and researchers for years.
However, the half eagle and eagle were still using the small eagle reverse, with stars on their respective obverses.
No proofs were made, but several 1796 No Stars coins have enough mirror-like finish to support the theory that they were included in presentation sets of coins distributed on June 1 of that year celebrating Tennessee's admission to the Union.
www.coincommunity.com /coin_histories/quarter_eagle_1796_gold_draped_bust.asp   (1360 words)

  
 Draped Bust/Small Eagle Quarter Dollar 1796
While it is not a particularly rare coin for the era, anyone who attempts to complete a type set of United States coins must have a 1796 quarter, as this design was made in only this one year.
The 1796 quarter dollar is one of the few United States coins whose value is greater than its population would indicate.
The 1796 quarter dollar was created with great care and considerable effort, and while the coins that were produced fell short of some people’s expectations, this one-year type coin has attained a popularity with a broad base of collectors that few other United States coins can equal.
www.oldcoinshop.com /coinhistory/25c-1796.htm   (1086 words)

  
 1796
Walter Breen estimates that 109,825 Liberty Cap cents dated 1796 were struck and delivered in April and May. A new design, the Draped Bust style, was struck starting in October.
These Draped Bust cents were struck with three distinctively different reverses, the type of 1794, the type of 1795, and the type of 1797.
Walter Breen estimates mintage of 1796 Draped Bust cents at between 800,00 and 1,100,00 pieces.
staff.jccc.net /scarr/Early_Dates/1796.htm   (287 words)

  
 Catherine II of Russia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
: Yekaterina II Alexeyevna; April 21, 1729—November 6, 1796 (O.S.)), born Sophie Augusta Fredericka, known as Catherine the Great, reigned as empress of Russia from June 28, 1762, to her death on November 6, 1796.
Many of these men loved her back, as she was considered quite beautiful in the standards of the day, and was ever generous with her lovers, even after the affair was ended.
Catherine suffered a stroke on November 5, 1796, and subsequently died without having regained consciousness.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Catherine_II_of_Russia   (2003 words)

  
 1796-97 DIME DRAPED BUST SMALL EAGLE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
By the time it made its debut in 1796, as the Draped Bust/Small Eagle dime, the Mint had already been making copper cents and half cents for three years; silver dollars, half dollars and half dimes for two years; and even two gold coinsthe eagle and half eaglefor a year.
In 1797, some dimes were struck with 16 stars (reflecting Tennessee's admission as the 16th state) and some with 13, symbolizing the 13 original states, after the Mint abandoned the idea of adding an extra star for each new state.
There are only three basic varieties in the series: the 1796, the 1797 with 16 stars and the 1797 with 13 stars.
www.coinsite.com /CoinSite-PF/PParticles/10csmeag.htm   (1112 words)

  
 History of Nova Scotia, Index of Dates, 1796.
"Oct'r 31st, 1796, a man convicted of forgery, was sentenced by the Supreme court to stand one hour in the pillory, and have one of his ears cut off." (Murdoch.)
December 17th, 1796, Thomas Chandler Haliburton born at Windsor.
Among the Royal naval fleet which left Halifax in November of 1796, for a cruise, were the Resolution (74 guns), Assistance (50 guns), Andromeda (32 guns), Ceres (32 guns), Lynx (18 guns) and Hunter (18 guns).
www.blupete.com /Hist/Dates/1796.htm   (654 words)

  
 1796: The First Real Election   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As 1796 unfolded, he neither made an effort to gain the presidency nor rebuffed the Republican maneuvers to elect him to that office.
But, while he did not seek office in 1796, neither did he say that he would not accept the presidential nomination.
In 1800, the Republican Party would choose its candidates in a congressional nominating caucus; in 1812, the first nominating conventions were held in several states; and the first national nominating convention took place in 1832.
www.thehistorynet.com /ah/blfirstelection/index2.html   (670 words)

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