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  The Avalon Prject - Laws of War : Laws and Customs of War on Land (Hague IV); October 18, 1907
Laws and Customs of War on Land (Hague IV); October 18, 1907
Done at The Hague 18 October 1907, in a single copy, which shall remain deposited in the archives of the Netherlands Government, and duly certified copies of which shall be sent, through the diplomatic channel to the Powers which have been invited to the Second Peace Conference.
The laws, rights, and duties of war apply not only to armies, but also to militia and volunteer corps fulfilling the following conditions:
www.yale.edu /lawweb/avalon/lawofwar/hague04.htm   (3427 words)

  
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The new gold coins of 1907 were the result of the unprecedented collaboration of a great sculptor and a dynamic President.
The 1907 University Archives Building is the second oldest building on the ASU campus and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Who would have thought back in 1907 when this mortar and stone, locally quarried, smokehouse was built that it would still be smok'n almost a hundred years later.
www.lycos.com /info/1907.html   (490 words)

  
 The 1907 Carbine
The Russians always designated their rifles after the year of introduction, and it was 1907 this carbine was adopted into service.
In 1891 the military leaders of the Czarist Empire could not foresee the possible use of a carbine and it was decided to issue all units the two long rifle models of the Mosin Nagant.
Therefore on May 11, 1907 the Czar decided that a carbine should be introduced immediately.
www.mosinnagant.net /USSR/M1907-Carbine.asp   (1616 words)

  
  Hague Convention, 1907 - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Hague Convention, 1907   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was reached by delegates of the peace conference that took place in the Hague, Netherlands, between June and October 1907.
Its provisions included the humane treatment of prisoners of war and the outlawing of the use of poisons as weapons of war.
The principles outlined in the convention are difficult to observe in practice, especially with the enormous growth in the destructive power of modern weapons and the development of the concept of total war, in which conflict is no longer largely confined to the opposing armed forces, but involves the civilian population as well.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Hague+Convention,+1907   (472 words)

  
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Indeed, he had become a frequent target of criticism in the press, and in January of 1907 several papers seized upon his short but frequent absences as the pretext for a particularly vicious campaign— here was the Austrian paradox in full bloom.
Therefore, the normal seasonal inflows of foreign gold were not happening in 1907 as European interest rates rose.
Gladys was born Feb. 12, 1907, in Hoopeston, the daughter of Oscar E. and Mary Keys Young.
www.lycos.com /info/1907--miscellaneous.html?page=2   (660 words)

  
 1907 Gold Sovereigns - Edward VII
As sovereigns remained in circulation as pound coins until the first world war, most Edward sovereigns are quite worn.
We usually have a selection of 1907 sovereigns in stock from different mints, and in different grades, at a variety of prices.
In 1907, The Royal Mint in London, and the Australian mints in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, all issued sovereigns.
www.goldsovereigns.co.uk /1907sovereign.html   (355 words)

  
 Timeline 1905-1907
1907 Feb 28, Milton Caniff, cartoonist (Terry and the Pirates), was born in Hillsboro, Ohio.
1907 May, The idea of a day set apart every year to honor motherhood is credited to Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia, who, in 1907, suggested the wearing of carnations on the second Sunday in May to honor mothers.
1907 The leak from the diverted water of the Colorado River that formed the Salton Sea in southern California was finally plugged.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1905_1907.HTML   (14404 words)

  
 GovMint.com - 1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle Proof
The priceless artifact in question is a pattern coin designed in 1907 for the $20 Gold Double Eagle of which only one specimen was ever struck...
In 1952, long after the controversy over new coin designs and clashing egos had faded from the public’s memory, the coin that was supposedly too difficult to strike turned up in a Cairo vault.
It was a single pattern coin for the 1907 $20 Gold Double Eagle that had been secretly purchased by Egypt’s King Farouk — a playboy monarch whose counted coin collecting among his many hobbies.
www.govmint.com /countrylistings/northamerica/usa/1907stgaudens.aspx   (455 words)

  
 The 1907 San Francisco Streetcar Strike
Between 1905 and the street railway strike of May 1907, an earthquake, charges of corruption against the mayor and almost all the supervisors, and a struggle for political control between local reform elements and controlling labor interests changed San Francisco politics.
Although we have an understanding with you that the present scale of wages shall remain in force until January 1st 1907, the directors are of the opinion that owing to the increase of rents and additional work, some increase of wages should be allowed.
Existing historiography on the 1907 street railway strike is scant and focuses primarily on labor-capital relations and the fight to break the union.
userwww.sfsu.edu /~epf/1996/street.html   (5511 words)

  
 General relativity
In 1907, two years after proposing the special theory of relativity, Einstein was preparing a review of special relativity when he suddenly wondered how Newtonian gravitation would have to be modified to fit in with special relativity.
After the major step of the equivalence principle in 1907, Einstein published nothing further on gravitation until 1911.
Then he realised that the bending of light in a gravitational field, which he knew in 1907 was a consequence of the equivalence principle, could be checked with astronomical observations.
www-gap.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/HistTopics/General_relativity.html   (1995 words)

  
 1907 New York Highlanders Schedule with Wins, Losses, Scores and Splits
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive team schedule for the 1907 New York Highlanders with dates for every game played, opponents faced, a final score, and a cumulative record for the 1907 season.
The 1907 New York Highlanders (click team name for complete roster) home / road splits for the regular season were 32-41-2 (0.438 winning percentage) at home and 38-37-2 (0.507 winning percentage) away.
During the regular season the 1907 New York Highlanders scored the most runs (16) on July 1, 1907 versus the Washington Senators.
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/schedule.php?y=1907&t=NY5   (181 words)

  
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youtube.com /?v=d0Rsdn8nHIg   (96 words)

  
 Panic of 1907
In the summer of 1907, the American economy was showing signs of weakness as a number of business and Wall Street brokerages went bankrupt.
An emerging consensus affirmed that thorough bank reform was necessary to provide badly needed currency elasticity (a major issue in the Panic) and the general soundness of the banking system.
Memorabilia related to Panic of 1907 is at auction on eBay.
www.u-s-history.com /pages/h952.html   (648 words)

  
 Mariposa Gazette Vitals, Birth, Marriage, Deaths, 1907-1908
Tom GORDON, on April 3rd 1907, at 1 o'clock, Miss Annie GORDON and Edward ZIMMERMAN were united in marriage by Superior Judge J. The ceremony was witnessed by relatives and intimate friends of both parties.
The bride was beautifully dressed in white brocade Alpaca, trimmed in white pearl beads and ribbon and carried an elegant wreath of orange blossoms.
The widow was almost frantic with grief and had to be restrained to keep her from throwing herself in the grave on the coffin.- Merced Sun, Sept.
www.mariposaresearch.net /DISVIT11.html   (15618 words)

  
 The UnMuseum: The Incredible Automobile Race of 1907
In 1907 eleven men set out to take the newly-born automobile on an adventure across two continents and over deserts and through swamps.
In 1907 the automobile had only been around for a little more than twenty years.
In 1997 a road rally was held to commemorate the race, but the route did not pass through Siberia.
www.unmuseum.org /autorace.htm   (2000 words)

  
 1907 New York Highlanders Roster by Baseball Almanac
It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season.
The 1907 New York Highlanders played 148 games during the regular season, won 70 games, lost 78 games, and finished in fifth position.
Included, where data is available, is a 1907 New York Highlanders Opening Day starters list, a 1907 New York Highlanders salary list, a 1907 New York Highlanders uniform number breakdown and a 1907 New York Highlanders primary starters list:
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/roster.php?y=1907&t=NY5   (408 words)

  
 The 1907 G&T Gondoliers
In any event, these sides were recorded during the same period as the 1907 GandT Yeomen, and it is not unlikely to have included the same artists.
Six of the seven sides were recorded on 5 February 1907, with the remaining side recorded on 18 February.
18 ("Rapture, rapture") of the 1907 GandT Yeomen.
www.cris.com /~oakapple/gasdisc/gond1907.htm   (421 words)

  
 1907 World Championship Match   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lasker virtually retired for several years after the 1896/7 match to pursue other studies.
After a lapse of eleven years since Dr. Lasker beat Steinitz for the second time, a championship match was at last arranged, and commenced on January 26, 1907.
Many of the world's greatest players had in the meantime entered into negotiations for a match, but in every instance Dr. Lasker and the challenger were either unable to agree as to the conditions or else some other circumstance prevented the event taking place.
members.aol.com /graemecree/chesschamps/world/world1907.htm   (1455 words)

  
 WEST CHESTER RAILROADS 1907 TO THE END OF 1945
------------------------ 1907/07/17 "Locomotive Disabled" in DAILY LOCAL NEWS (July 17, 1907), from the CCHS clippings file: "Transportation, Pennsylvania Railroad, Frazer Branch" A locomotive of the PRR-Frazer became disabled near Phoenixville and was hauled to a siding in that town by a second engine until engineer Bloomer could repair it.
The house maintained seven passenger and one freight locomotive, all of which arrived throughout the evening and left the next morning.` The roundhouse was supervised by W. Hayes and A. Hamilton.
A locomotive sitting on the turntable presented a weight of 48-50 tons, yet the table was so well balanced that a single worker could turn the engine by hand.
courses.wcupa.edu /jones/his480/notes/rr-5.htm   (5809 words)

  
 Kinmundy Express 1907
She was married to John H. NELMS Aug. 19, 1888, and to this union was born five children: Howard, Eugene, Lois, Emmett, and Martha, all of whom survive the deceased except Eugene who died in infancy.
Lorene was a beautiful child, his little feet had just begin to tread the pathway of life when the angel of death came and beckoned him away to his home in the sky.
She was united in marriage to W.T. ROWAN Dec. 23, 1857; she was the mother of five children, one son having preceded her to the better land.
www.ford-mobley.com /dafm/express/exp1907.htm   (19492 words)

  
 Ben Hur (1907)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The panorama, or "pan" shot was in use as early as 1896 when it was invented by an Venitian gondolier named Promio who put a camera in his boat to take a long shot of Venice as seen from the canal.
The closeup was around in 1907 as evidenced by a short called MR.
At the time nobody knew that a fellow named D.W. Griffith was waiting in the wings gathering experience and developing some ideas of his own.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0000582   (466 words)

  
 RFC 1907 - Management Information Base for Version 2 of the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMPv2). J. Case, K. ...
RFC 1907 Management Information Base for SNMPv2 January 1996 DESCRIPTION "The authoritative identification of the enterprise associated with the trap currently being sent.
RFC 1907 Management Information Base for SNMPv2 January 1996 -- the set group -- -- a collection of objects which allow several cooperating -- SNMPv2 entities, all acting in a manager role, to -- coordinate their use of the SNMPv2 set operation.
RFC 1907 Management Information Base for SNMPv2 January 1996 Bob Stewart (Cisco Systems, bstewart@cisco.com), chair Kaj Tesink (Bellcore) Glenn Waters (Bell-Northern Research) Bert Wijnen (IBM) 6.
rfc.sunsite.dk /rfc/rfc1907.html   (1200 words)

  
 Hawaiian Territorial Medical Society Minutes, 1907   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Sixteenth Annual Meeting of this Society was held at the University Club beginning on Saturday November 23, 1907.
Humphris, under the head of Clinical Reports, read "A Case of Fibroid" which was discussed by those present.
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hml.org /mmhc/hma/hma1907.html   (6373 words)

  
 The 1907 Carrie Gowing Letters
Postmarked Feb 27, 1907 5pm in South Hadley, and Feb 28, 1907 4pm in Hudson, NH.
Postmarked Jun 7, 1907 12midnight in West Derry, NH, Jun 7, 1907 4pm in Nashua NH, and Jun 7, 1907 4pm in Hudson NH.
Postmarked Jul 2, 1907 2pm in Boston, and Jul 3, 1907 8am in Hudson, NH.
www.mtholyoke.edu /~dalbino/letters/carrie07.html   (2080 words)

  
 RFC 1907 (rfc1907) - Management Information Base for Version 2 of the Simp   (Site not responding. Last check: )
RFC 1907 (rfc1907) - Management Information Base for Version 2 of the Simp
RFC 1907 - Management Information Base for Version 2 of the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMPv2)
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/rfc1907.html   (945 words)

  
 American/World History 1906 -1907
In 1907, New Zealand was granted dominion status within the Empire.
Her teaching methods, which bear her name, are still used today.
On November 13, 1907, Paul Cornu flew the first helicopter.
www.historycentral.com /dates/1906.html   (959 words)

  
 Naturalizations Since 1907   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Since 1907, 9.6 million persons have gained United States citizenship through naturalization.
The peak years of naturalization occurred during World War II when over 1.5 million persons were naturalized.
Over one-fourth of the persons naturalized since 1907 lived in New York State at the time of naturalization.
uscis.gov /graphics/aboutus/history/since07.htm   (2837 words)

  
 Wharton
Soon after their initial introduction in the spring of 1907, Fullerton, drawing upon his extensive knowledge of the Paris literary scene, helped Wharton to secure magazine publication of the French translation of her novel The House of Mirth.
These letters range in date from 1907 to 1931, but the bulk are from the height of their affair during the period 1908 to 1910.
They offer great insight into their little-known relationship, Wharton's marriage to Edward Wharton, and her literary activities and travels during the period.
www.hrc.utexas.edu /research/fa/wharton.html   (1172 words)

  
 1907 Minutes
Jeremiah M. Haworth, first son and second child of Samuel and Hannah (Haines) Haworth, was born in Clinton county, Ohio, on January 5, 1824.
He died February 13, 1907 and was buried in the Hobart Cemetery, Hobart, Oklahoma, by the side of his wife who died September 14, 1901.
He was married August the fourth 1853 to Elizabeth Ginder, who also came to Iowa in the year 1846 from the state of Ohio.
www.haworthassociation.org /Reunions/1907_minutes.htm   (7034 words)

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