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  Encyclopedia: 1838
And in 1838, the Church had its back against the wall as the prospect of mob assaults loomed under the encouraging shadow of a state government that was obviously deaf to Mormon cries.
In the fall of 1838, with old settlers in Missouri swearing to drive the Mormons out rather than permit them to become a political majority and with LDS leaders declaring that they would fight before again seeing their rights trampled, northwestern Missouri was in a state of war (see Missouri Conflict).
[1838] The "Mormons" assembled at Far West last monday, according to appointment, and about 300 volunteered to go to Daviess County, with Joseph Smith, to assist their brethren, while the rest were to stay, and guard this town.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1838   (1067 words)

 Trail of Tears - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The common phrase Trail of Tears refers to the forced relocation of the Cherokee Native American tribe to the Western United States in 1838, which resulted in the deaths of an estimated 4,000 Cherokee Indians.
Nevertheless, as the May 23, 1838 deadline for voluntary removal approached, President Van Buren assigned General Winfield Scott to head the forcible removal operation.
The Cherokee-administered marches began on August 28, 1838, and consisted of thirteen groups with an average of 1,000 people in each.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Trail_of_Tears   (1927 words)

 Mormons and Danites: The Historical Background in Missouri
Following the violence in northwestern Missouri in 1838, the Mormon dissident Sampson Avard, star witness in a court of inquiry weighing evidence against LDS leaders, charged that the Church had organized a band of armed men bound by secret oaths who had engaged in illegal activities against non-Mormon neighbors (Document, pp.
By 1838, they Saints were gathering in force in Missouri, where they hoped to exist peacefully and help establish a kingdom of God on earth.
Clark delivered Joseph and the others to the civil authorities, their chains were removed, and they were taken with the other brethren, some fifty in all, to the courthouse on the morning of November 13 for a preliminary hearing for treason, murder, arson and the sundry other charges.
www.jefflindsay.com /LDSFAQ/FQ_Missouri.shtml   (15516 words)

 The Rebellions of 1837-1838
In February 1838, he was named governor general to succeed John Colborne, who had been the interim governor since Lord Gosford's resignation.
Assuming this new duty in May 1838, he was given the responsibility of studying the causes of the rebellions and recommending solutions.
In February 1838, he proclaimed himself president of the republic of Lower Canada, and announced the abolishment of the seigneurial system.
www.histori.ca /peace/page.do?pageID=341   (1946 words)

 The 1838 Mormon War and Tales of the "Danites"
The Saints were on their own, and in 1838, it became a literal war of survival against forces bent on the expulsion or extermination of the Mormon settlers.
In 1838 the Mormons, having settled in the northwestern part of the state, were now gathering in force and were resolved not to be driven out again.
Likewise in 1838, Governor Boggs looked on, ignored pleas of Mormons being driven from their homes, waited until vigorous self-defense was misrepresented, and commanded the militia to subdue Mormons "as enemies," which at a minimum meant surrender of Mormon guns.
www.jefflindsay.com /LDSFAQ/FQ_Danites.shtml   (13800 words)

 IEEE History Center - Demonstration of Practical Telegraphy, 1838
In this building in January 1838, Samuel F. Morse and Alfred Vail first demonstrated publicly crucial elements of their telegraph system, using instruments that Vail had constructed during the previous months.
While his father fussed and fumed over what he began to think was a waste of time and money, the younger Vail and his assistant, William Baker, worked feverishly behind closed doors to meet the deadline.
On 6 January 1838, the telegraph was ready for demonstration.
www.ieee.org /organizations/history_center/telegraphy.html   (476 words)

 1838 Coin of the Year   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
For the gold sovereign, a shield was again used on the reverse as for George IV from 1825, and for William IV, but redesigned.
Although 2,718,694 sovereigns were issued in 1838, many must have been melted down.
All but two of these sovereigns were melted down and re-minted into 1838 ten dollar coins at the Philadelphia mint.
www.coinoftheyear.com /1838.html   (159 words)

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Kille Experimental [Page 1] RFC 1838 RFC 822/X.400 Mapping by X.500 August 1995 An alternative approach which is not taken is to locate the information in the routing subtrees.
Kille Experimental [Page 4] RFC 1838 RFC 822/X.400 Mapping by X.500 August 1995 The mapping can always be achieved with two lookups.
If multiple associatedX400Gateway Kille Experimental [Page 5] RFC 1838 RFC 822/X.400 Mapping by X.500 August 1995 attributes are found, the MTA may select the one it chooses to use.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1838.txt   (1189 words)

 ITIS 'Taxon Author(s)' Search results citing "Gray, 1838"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Elgaria kingii kingii Gray, 1838 -- invalid -- Madrean Alligator Lizard
Makaira herscheli (Gray, 1838) -- invalid -- spearfish
Makaira herschelii (Gray, 1838) -- invalid -- marlin, spearfish
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 Self-distributed "Guiana 1838" Shatters BOT Record; "Motorcycle Diaries" also B.O. Tour de Force
Historic docu-drama "Guiana 1838," which gives an account of Indians who emigrated to British Guiana as indentured servants, sold out virtually every screening at the 660-seat UA Crossbay Theater I in Queens over the weekend, easily handing the film the top position for the week, and an iW: BOT per screen record-breaking $70,910.
Guiana 1838 bring the story of the people for the people to know and understand more and more of what happen in many part of world wide.
I worked on the "record breaking" film Guiana 1838 and I would like to inform the Indiewire readers that this is a film that exploited it's crew to the extreme and deserves no accolades.
www.indiewire.com /biz/biz_040929boxoffice.html   (3118 words)

 Tungate 1838 Missouri
The 1838 Mormon War in Missouri - This is THE definitive book on the 1838 period, and is a must read for any student to the topic.
In the words of Daryl Chase, Rigdon's biographer, "It was an insane utterance" which was "inflammatory and threatening." He stated (or implied) that the dissenters dwelling among the Saints in Far West were salt who had lost their savour, and which ought to, as B. Roberts said, "literally" be trodden under the foot of men.
A somewhat biased version of the Missouri period can be found at http://ldsfaq.byu.edu/emmain.asp?number=126 It is biased in the sense that it leaves out anything that could be considered unkind to the LDS church in 1838, over 160 years ago.
www.tungate.com /Missouri_1838.htm   (1446 words)

 University of Notre Dame Archives: Calendar (1838)
The Cardinal quotes the decree dated May 2, 1838 to Bishop Edward Fenwick to the effect that the Dominicans are to pay to the Bishop of Cincinnati, if he is not a Dominican an annual pension of $300.
This is notarized on April 8, 1838 by Father Felix Randanini, Notary and Chancellor of the Nunciature as a true copy of the original one.
On June 27, 1838 the Roman Congregation of the Inquisition confirmed this and Pope Gregory XVI approved it.
archives.nd.edu /calendar/cal1838.htm   (19845 words)

 Business Wire: MBIA Inc. Completes Merger of Its Investment Bu... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Located in Radnor, Pa., 1838 is a full-service asset management firm with a strong institutional focus.
Thacher Brown, chairman, president and chief executive officer of 1838, was named president of MBIA Asset Management, which has over $21 billion of assets under management.
He also serves as director of the 1838 Bond-Debenture Trading Fund, and Airgas Inc., both of which are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as The Harleysville Mutual Insurance Company and the 1838 Investment Advisors International and Small Cap Funds.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:20967758&refid=holomed_1   (508 words)

 Globeinvestor.com: Orca Bay Partners Announces Management-Led Buyout of 1838 Investment Advisors From MBIA Inc.
1838 is the successor to Drexel and Company, which was founded as a banking and investment management firm by Francis Drexel in Philadelphia in 1838.
1838 is one of the largest distributors of separate accounts in the financial advisory business.
1838 is recognized for its research and development of the TaxSmart(R) technology that provides investors access to tax-efficient, actively managed separate accounts.
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 United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
But by 1838 there was renewed interest in the high southern latitudes.
In 1838 an emissary had arrived in New York with the proceeds from the estate left by the Englishman James Smithson for the establishment of a new kind of institution.
Beyond Smithson's stipulation that his money-more than half a million dollars in gold coin (worth approximately eleven million in today's dollars)-be used for "the increase and diffusion of knowledge," no one was sure what this institution should be.
www.sil.si.edu /DigitalCollections/usexex/learn/Philbrick.htm   (6334 words)

 1838   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The management and employees of 1838, together with an investor group led by Orca Bay...
The 19 September 1838 letter from George Bailey Loring (1817-1891) to James Russell Lowell (1819-1891).
The 19 September 1838 letter is located in the Houghton Library...
ansiklopedi.info /1838   (294 words)

 Canada in the Making - Constitutional History
In Upper Canada, the situation was brought to a head when the governor, Sir Francis Bond Head, became actively involved in an election and helped the Tories (and by extension the Family Compact) to win.
These rebellions were quickly suppressed, and the panic they created at first gave a great deal of power to the conservative groups in both provinces.
The report which he produced early the next year and which advocated the assimilation of French Canadians made him a figure who was hated in French Canada, but helped to establish responsible government and the shape of Canadian Confederation 28 years later.
www.canadiana.org /citm/themes/constitution/constitution10_e.html   (435 words)

 1838 Club - Welcome
The 1838 club is situated in Albert College and comprises of:
The Long Room is on the first floor of the 1838 club.
The Lounge is on the first floor of the 1838 Club and has a connecting door to the Long Room.
www.dcu.ie /1838club/index.shtml   (326 words)

 1838 Rendezvous- Welcome
Founded in 1989 for the express purpose of preserving a rare historical landmark, the 1838 Rendezvous Association continues working toward that goal.
Mountain men left no physical trace of their lives upon the western landscape and this site is dedicated to the men, women and children who moved so lightly upon the world that only the land and the river remain as a witness to those shining times.
Join our forum that is designed to discuss topics related to the history of the site.
www.1838rendezvous.com   (118 words)

 Rohit Jagessar - Director of Guiana 1838
RJ: Directing Guiana 1838 is an experience I will cherish for a long time to come.
RJ: My upcoming films are the continuation of the Guiana 1838 trilogy, a feature film on the life and times of the great poet, writer and composer Rabindranath Tagore and Porkknockers based on the legend of the Amazon region of South America.
My film, Guiana 1838 is a film for the people, about the people.
www.desiclub.com /bollywood/bollywood_features/bolly_article.cfm?id=225   (1642 words)

 First Vision Account - 1838  Official Version by Joseph Smith now part of Mormon Scripture
1838 — This account became the official version, now part of Mormon Scripture in the Pearl of Great Price, Joseph Smith — History, 1:7-20.
Though written in 1838, it was not published until 1842 in Times and Season, March 15, 1842, vol.
This in turn raises questions about the veracity of any of the accounts provided by Joseph on the origins of Mormonism.
www.irr.org /mit/First-Vision-Scans/first-vision-1838.html   (1247 words)

 Killough Massacre 1838, East Texas history, East Texas at a Glance, PCSC, WWITS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Even though the Houston-forbes treaty of 1836 gave this area of land to the indians, it had never been ratified by the Senate, and was declared null and void within a week of their arival.
Things went smooth until the land was reopened to setlers in early 1838.
They were caught and the battle of Kickapoo (near current day Frankston) in Anderson County ensued on October 16 1838.
www.wwits.net /history/killough.phtml   (388 words)

 RFC 1838 (rfc1838) - Use of the X.500 Directory to support mapping between
RFC 1838 (rfc1838) - Use of the X.500 Directory to support mapping between
RFC 1838 - Use of the X.500 Directory to support mapping between X.400 and RFC 822 Addresses
Network Working Group S. Kille Request for Comments: 1838 ISODE Consortium Category: Experimental August 1995 Use of the X.500 Directory to support mapping between X.400 and RFC 822 Addresses Status of this Memo This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
www.faqs.org /rfcs/rfc1838.html   (1175 words)

 The Pastry War. France - Mexico, 1838. BY SHEP LENCHEK - IN MEXICO CONNECT
But on April 16, 1838 a French Fleet began the blockade of Mexico's east coast seaports, launching a war.
It was based on a claim that since Mexico had first gained its independence, various French citizens living there, had lost both lives and property due to actions by Mexicans.
By November of 1838 the French had lost patience and began to bombard the Mexican fort of San Juan de Ulna that defended the harbor of Vera Cruz, the principal port of entry for imports.
www.mexconnect.com /mex_/travel/slenchek/slpastrywars.html   (926 words)

 Ebenezer Walden Buffalo's Mayor 1838-39
When the new Council was elected on March 8, 1838, the Daily Star Democratic had this to say: "The result of the election is by some claimed as a party affair.
Later in March, a committee of Vigilance was formed to guard the polls at election time, similar to election inspectors of today.
In August 1838, a "resolution that committees of four from each ward be appointed to enquire into the condition of schools." This committee was to plan improvements in both public and private schools.
www.buffalonian.com /history/industry/mayors/Walden.htm   (1234 words)

 United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Estimates are that the collections amassed between April 1838 and June 1842 by the United States Exploring Expedition, under the command of Charles Wilkes, weighed nearly 40 tons.
The naval officers, crew, and nine civilian scientists, who sailed on six small ships for four years, gathered specimens of natural history at nearly every stop, including several thousand zoological specimens, 50,000 plant specimens, thousands of shells, corals, fossils, and geological specimens, even jars of sea water from different localities (Viola 1985:22).
The handwritten catalogue from the Patent Office, entitled “Collections of the United States South Sea Surveying and Exploring Expedition, 1838, 9, 40, 41, and 42” is now in the Department of Anthropology’s National Anthropological Archives.
www.sil.si.edu /DigitalCollections/usexex/learn/Walsh-01.htm   (5122 words)

 Marriages - 1838 - 1845 Delaware County NY
January 10, 1838 Franklin 3d inst., Elder James Anner, Nelson J. ELDERKIN of Franklin to Ruth A. CURTIS dau Miles of Hamden Franklin 3d inst., Rev. Mr.
Crispus WRIGHT to Betsey BURR dau of Isaac.
Elwood, William JOSLIN of Sullivan Co., to Jane Ann SHAVER of Andes August 22, 1838 Platter Hill, Middletown, 16thin inst, Warren Dimmick, Phineas E. DUMOND to Cornelia C. DUMOND of Middletown August 29, 1838 In this village, Rev. Mr.
www.dcnyhistory.org /oldnewsidx/kitty2.html   (8549 words)

 April, 1838
Orville H. Browning, 1 April 1838, CW, 1:117-19.
There were about 220 cases on the docket—all of which were disposed of in 4½ days." Sangamo Journal, 28 April 1838.
Crain, requests a change of venue to the Peoria County Circuit Court because the judge has participated as an attorney in the case.
www.stg.brown.edu /projects/lincoln/month.php?yyyy=1838&mm=4   (478 words)

 ITIS 'Taxon Author(s)' Search results citing "I. Lea, 1838"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Cyrtonaias tampicoensis (I. Lea, 1838) -- valid -- tampico pearly mussel, Tampico pearlymussel
Goniobasis plicifera plicifera I. Lea, 1838 -- invalid
Pleurobema gibberum (I. Lea, 1838) -- valid -- Cumberland pigtoe, cumberland pigtoe mussel
www.itis.usda.gov:8080 /servlet/SingleRpt/RefRpt?search_type=author&search_id=author_id&search_id_value=4567   (392 words)

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