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  INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - OLYMPIC GAMES
The 1916 Olympics were scheduled to be held in Berlin, but were canceled because of what came to be known as World War I. The 1920 Games were awarded to Antwerp to honor the suffering that had been inflicted on the Belgian people during the war.
The Opening Ceremony was notable for the introduction of the Olympic flag and the presentation of the Athletes’ Oath.
The 1920 12-foot dinghy sailing event was the only event in Olympic history to be held in two countries.
www.olympic.org /uk/games/past/index_uk.asp?OLGT=1&OLGY=1920   (339 words)

  
  1920 Census :: 1920 U.S. Federal Census :: 1920 Free Census Resources
The 1920 U.S. Federal Census was the fourteenth enumeration of the United States population.
The 1920 census schedules are arranged by state or territory, and thereunder by county, and finally by enumeration district.
The 1920 census, however, did not ask about unemployment on the day of the census, nor did it ask about service in the Union or Confederate army or navy.
www.1930census.com /1920_census.php   (748 words)

  
 EAA - Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920
The materials, drawn from the Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University, provide a significant and informative perspective on the early evolution of this most ubiquitous feature of modern American business and culture.
Overview of advertising and influential developments, 1850 - 1920.
This site includes historical materials that may contain negative stereotypes or language reflecting the culture or language of a particular period or place.
scriptorium.lib.duke.edu /eaa   (128 words)

  
 Search 1920 United States Federal Census
The 1920 census was begun on 1 January 1920.
The 1920 census is a good tool for determining approximate dates and places to search for marriage records, birth and death records of children, and the marriages of children not listed.
The 1920 census sometimes makes it possible to verify family traditions, identify unknown family members, and link what is known to other sources, such as earlier censuses, school attendance rolls, property holdings, and employment and occupational records.
www.genealogyinc.com /search/census_1920.html   (750 words)

  
 1920 Census of Population and Housing
The Fourteenth Census Act of July 2, 1909, provided for the 1920 and subsequent censuses; however, numerous minor changes were sought prior to the census, so a new law was enacted on March 3, 1919.
Population of cities, towns, villages, and boroughs having from 5,000 to 10,000 inhabitants: 1920, 1910 and 1900.
Population of cities, towns, villages, and boroughs having from 10,000 to 25,000 inhabitants: 1920, 1910 and 1900.
www.census.gov /prod/www/abs/decennial/1920.htm   (1376 words)

  
 1920 New York Yankees Schedule with Wins, Losses, Scores and Splits
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive team schedule for the 1920 New York Yankees with dates for every game played, opponents faced, a final score, and a cumulative record for the 1920 season.
The 1920 New York Yankees (click team name for complete roster) home / road splits for the regular season were 49-28 (0.636 winning percentage) at home and 46-31 (0.597 winning percentage) away.
During the regular season the 1920 New York Yankees scored the most runs (20) on July 17, 1920 versus the Chicago White Sox.
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/schedule.php?y=1920&t=NYA   (196 words)

  
 1920 New York Yankees 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 1920 New York Yankees played 154 games during the regular season, won 95 games, lost 59 games, and finished in third position.
They played their home games at the Polo Grounds (Park Factors: 104/101) where 1,289,422 fans witnessed their 1920 Yankees finish the season with a.617 winning percentage.
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/roster.php?y=1920&t=NYA   (386 words)

  
 American Notes: Travel in America, 1750-1920
American Notes: Travels in America, 1750-1920 comprises 253 published narratives by Americans and foreign visitors recounting their travels in the colonies and the United States and their observations and opinions about American peoples, places, and society from about 1750 to 1920.
Also included is the thirty-two-volume set of manuscript sources entitled Early Western Travels, 1748-1846, published between 1904 and 1907 after diligent compilation by the distinguished historian and secretary of the Wisconsin Historical Society Reuben Gold Thwaites.
The Library of Congress does not endorse the views expressed in these collections, which may contain materials offensive to some readers.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/lhtnhtml/lhtnhome.html   (228 words)

  
 Treo Case, Rugged Treo Case, Palm Treo Case, Smart Phone Case, Waterproof Phone Case
Available in fl, the OtterBox 1920 Accommodates Palm®; Treo™ 650, 700w and 700p models.
The Ultra Swivel Clip Belt Clip for OtterBox Treo and BlackBerry cases is strong, durable, and ergonomic.
The OtterBox 1920 Scan Pod allows for sealed use of a Socket® SD Scan Card for bar code scanning.
www.otterbox.com /products/pda_cases/palm_treo_case   (477 words)

  
 Neighbors (1920) - Moviefone
Neighbors is a 1920 short comedy film written, directed by and starring comedian Buster...
Neighbors: Information from Answers.com Neighbors (1920 film) Neighbors Buster Keaton and Joe Roberts in a still from Neighbors (1920)...
Neighbors (1920) Neighbors on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more...
movies.aol.com /movie/neighbors-1920/26961/main   (130 words)

  
  Search 1920 United States Federal Census
The 1920 census was begun on 1 January 1920.
The 1920 census is a good tool for determining approximate dates and places to search for marriage records, birth and death records of children, and the marriages of children not listed.
The 1920 census sometimes makes it possible to verify family traditions, identify unknown family members, and link what is known to other sources, such as earlier censuses, school attendance rolls, property holdings, and employment and occupational records.
www.censussearch.org /census_1920.htm   (801 words)

  
 Anni 1920: Tutte le informazioni su Anni 1920 su Encyclopedia.it   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Anni 1920: Tutte le informazioni su Anni 1920 su Encyclopedia.it
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Decenni: Anni 1870 - Anni 1880 - Anni 1890 - Anni 1900 - Anni 1910 - Anni 1920 - Anni 1930 - Anni 1940 - Anni 1950 - Anni 1960 - Anni 1970
www.encyclopedia.it /a/an/anni_1920.html   (78 words)

  
 1920 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk.
March 31 - Government of Ireland Act 1920 is presented in British parliament.
The first broadcast was the results of the U.S. presidential election, 1920.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1920   (3456 words)

  
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In the official lists in sections 6.2 - 6.10, an asterisk (*) next to a protocol denotes that it is new to this document or has been moved from one protocol level to another, or differs from the previous edition of this document.
While they may be proposed as a service protocol at a later stage, and thus become proposed standard, draft standard, and then standard protocols, the designation of a protocol as experimental may sometimes be meant to suggest that the protocol, although perhaps mature, is not intended for operational use.
Sometimes one protocol is replaced by another and thus becomes historic, or it may happen that a protocol on the standards track is in a sense overtaken by another protocol (or other events) and becomes historic (state 5).
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1920.txt   (5572 words)

  
 Austria: history to 1920 - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Austria: history to 1920
From the Bronze Age onwards Austria was an important metal-working area, and salt from its salt mines was exported widely.
The Treaty of St Germain, signed in September 1919 by Austria and the Allies, declared Austria an independent state, and established its present boundaries, giving it an area roughly one-eighth the size of the old Austria-Hungary.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Austria:+history+to+1920   (3962 words)

  
 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
Mails, a Dodger briefly in 1915 and 1916 and a minor-leaguer for most of the 1920 season, blanked Brooklyn on three hits in a 1-0 decision and Coveleski, pitching his third five-hitter of the Series, won the decisive game, 3-0.
Speaker hit.388 in the 1920 season and was ably supported by catcher Steve O'Neill (.321), outfielders Jamieson (.319) and Smith (.316) and third baseman Larry Gardner (.310).
Those suspensions came at the end of September 1920, when named finally were named and misdeeds exposed in the Black Sox episode of the previous year.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1920.html   (808 words)

  
 1920-1929
He would be the future leader of the Nazi party during WWII and the orchestrator of the tragic holocaust.
June 1920-The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits by October.
1920-The Women's Bureau is formed within the Department of Labor.
historytimeline.8m.com /1920-1929.html   (650 words)

  
 Search Results for 1920 -¬†Encyclop√¶dia Britannica
The 1920 Olympics were awarded to Antwerp in hopes of bringing a spirit of renewal to Belgium, which had been devastated during the war.
The primary tasks of the Liberal politicians, who ruled Bolivia until 1920 under the leadership of Ismael Montes (twice president: in 1904–08 and 1913–17), were to settle Bolivia's chronic border...
Primary resource for teachers and students of American environment and wildlife conservation history from 1912 to 1920.
www.britannica.com /search?query=1920&chooseSearch=0   (511 words)

  
 1920
The condition of the 1920 Nara Films that describe the boundaries for the Enumeration Districts were in very poor condition.
The 1920 Ward Descriptions I have posted are based on the actual census of 1920.
These descriptions are based on a combination of the actual reading of the census and those descriptions that were readable.
www.alookatcook.com /1920   (196 words)

  
 RFC 1920 (rfc1920)
Internet Architecture Board Standards Track [Page 3] RFC 1920 Internet Standards March 1996 Some protocols have been superseded by better ones or are otherwise unused.
This "Internet Official Protocol Standards" Internet Architecture Board Standards Track [Page 5] RFC 1920 Internet Standards March 1996 memo is the reference for determining the correct RFC for the current specification of each protocol.
Internet Architecture Board Standards Track [Page 17] RFC 1920 Internet Standards March 1996 1878 - Variable Length Subnet Table For IPv4 This is an information document and does not specify any level of standard.
www.cse.ohio-state.edu /cgi-bin/rfc/rfc1920.html   (5572 words)

  
 FULTON COUNTY INDIANA
Butler I. GIBBONS was born in Marshall County Indiana, April 17, 1849 and departed this life Saturday 10:40 p.m., January 10, 1920, at the age of 70 years, 8 months and 23 days.
The secretary of the association was instructed to notify the officers of the bar associationa of neighborhing counties of the death.
A telegram was received Wednesday afternoon by William WHITESIDES of Peru, who in turn phoned it to John SWARTWOOD of this city, announcing the death of Chauncey ELLIOTT, of Ladysmith, Wis., Tuesday afternoon of influenza.
www.fulco.lib.in.us /Tombaugh/Obituaries/Html/1920.htm   (18120 words)

  
 The 1920's
The first radio broadcast ever came out in November of 1920.
The last 1/4 was the Stock Market Crash that could have started the Great Depression that lasted straight through the 1930' s, not ending until mid-1940.
A war started before 1920, and a war broke out in 1929.
www.kidsnewsroom.org /elmer/infoCentral/frameset/decade/1920.htm   (976 words)

  
 The Costumer's Manifesto: Early 20th Century Fashion Links: 1920's
The Play of Light exhibition at the Musee de la Mode et du Textile: Dress of WWI-1960
1920 Royal Tailor's Catalog of men's suits c.
Bissonnette on Costume: Time Search: The Twentieth Century: 1920 to 1929
www.costumes.org /history/100pages/1920links.htm   (874 words)

  
 Chronology 1920
The U.S. and Siamese governments signed a treaty whereby the United States gave up any extra-territorial rights in Siam and granted the Siamese government tariff autonomy.
Under military pressure from the Albanians, Italian military forces departed the country, except for the island of Saseno, as required under the terms of the Italo-Albanian treaty of August 1920.
The League of Nations admitted Romania as a member state in the organization.
www.indiana.edu /~league/1920.htm   (5504 words)

  
 In This Year ... 1920   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This area contains a list of interesting reports based around the 3081 titles in the IMDb for 1920.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles from 1920 only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
www.imdb.com /Sections/Years/1920   (113 words)

  
 American Cultural History - Decade 1920-1929
Thanks to Henry Ford and mass production, one could buy a ford for $290.
The Volstead Act became effective Jan 16, 1920 and made the sale of a drink
Women vote for the first time in a national election (1920)
kclibrary.nhmccd.edu /decade20.html   (2945 words)

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