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  AGASSIZ - LoveToKnow Article on AGASSIZ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
AGASSIZ, JEAN LOUIS RODOLPHE (1807-1873), Swiss naturalist and geologist, was the son of the Protestant pastor of the parish of Motier, on the north-eastern shore of the Lake of Morat (Murten See), and not far from the eastern extremity of the Lake of Neuchatel.
Agassiz was born at this retired place on the 28th of May 1807.
Agassiz, as early as 1829, with his wonted enthusiasm, planned the publication of the work which, more than any other, laid the foundation of his world-wide fame.
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 Alexander Emanuel Agassiz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz (December 17, 1835 March 27, 1910), son of Louis Agassiz, was an American scientist and engineer.
Agassiz continued to live at Calumet, making gradual progess in stablizing the mining operations, such that he was able to leave the mines under the control of a general manager and return to Boston in 1868 before winter closed navigation.
Agassiz was a major factor in the mine's continued success and visited the mines twice a year.
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 Encyclopedia: List of Swiss people   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov (born Peter Alexander von Ustinov) (April 16, 1921 – March 28, 2004) was a British-born and raised actor, writer, dramatist and raconteur.
Karl Alexander Müller (born April 20, 1927) is a Swiss physicist who, along with J. Georg Bednorz, was awarded the 1987 Nobel Prize for Physics for their joint discovery of superconductivity in certain substances at higher temperatures than had previously been thought attainable.
Alexander Frei (born July 15, 1979 in Basel) is a Swiss footballer, currently playing for Stade Rennais FC in the Ligue 1, as an striker.
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 Alexander Emanuel Agassiz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Pero Agassiz rechazó dar hacia arriba espera las minas, y él volvió a las minas en marcha de 1867 con su esposa e hijo joven.
Agassiz continuó vivir en Calumet, haciendo progess graduales en stablizing las operaciones de explotación minera, tales que él podía salir de las minas bajo control de un director general y volver a Boston en 1868 antes de invierno cerró la navegación.
Agassiz era un factor importante en el éxito continuado las minas y visitado las minas dos veces un año.
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 Encyclopedia: Eltanin Antenna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Due to its regular antenna-like structure and upright position on the seafloor at a depth of 13,500 feet, various New Age writers asserted that it must have been a bit of advanced technology left from a forgotten high-tech civilization, brought to earth by aliens, or even brought back from the future by our own descendents.
However, it is readily identified as a living example of the sponge Cladorhiza concrescens first identified in a dredged-up sample by Alexander Agassiz in 1888.
Alexander Agassiz Alexander Emanuel Agassiz (December 17, 1835 – March 27, 1910), son of Louis Agassiz, was an American scientist and engineer.
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 Alexander Emanuel Agassiz -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz (December 17, 1835 – March 27, 1910), son of (United States naturalist (born in Switzerland) who studied fossil fish; recognized geological evidence that ice ages had occurred in North America (1807-1873)) Louis Agassiz, was an (A native or inhabitant of the United States) American scientist and engineer.
Thenceforward he became a specialist in marine (The branch of zoology that studies fishes) ichthyology, but devoted much time to the investigation, superintendence and exploitation of (Excavation in the earth from which ores and minerals are extracted) mines.
He persuaded them, along with a group of friends, to purchase a controlling interest in the mines, which later became known as the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company based in (Click link for more info and facts about Calumet, Michigan) Calumet, Michigan.
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Alexander, Franz (Gabriel) (1891-1964) Psychoanalyst, born in Budapest, Hungary.
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 Mr Science Guy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sir Alexander Fleming (August 6, 1881 - March 11, 1955) is famous as the discoverer of the antibiotic substance lysozyme and for starting the research that led to the development of Peni...
Libbie Henrietta Hyman (December 6, 1888 - August 3, 1969), zoologist, was born in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Joseph Hyman and Sabina Neumann.
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (May 28, 1807 - December 14, 1873) was a Swiss-American zoologist and geologist, the husband of educator Elizabeth Cary Agassiz, and one of the first world-...
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 The Ultimate Jules Marcou - American History Information Guide and Reference
In 1847 he went to North America as travelling geologist for the Jardin des Plantes, and in the following year in Boston he joined Agassiz, whom he had met in Switzerland, and accompanied him to the Lake Superior region.
Marcou spent two years in studying the geology of various parts of the United States and Canada, and returned to Europe for a short time in 1850.
In 1855 he became professor of geology and palaeontology at the polytechnic school of Zürich, but relinquished this office in 1859, and in 1861 again returned to the United States, when be assisted Agassiz in founding the Museum of Comparative Zoology.
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 List of Swiss people - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz, (1835-1910), American man of science
Louis Agassiz (1807-1873), work on ice ages, glaciers
Jacob Amsler (1823-1912), mathematician and inventor of measuring instruments
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 Blueprint Ventures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alexander Graham Bell 30: came the overall holding company for all the Bell Venteres, and remains active today.
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz 10: interests in the mines and had moved on to other Venturos.
But Agassiz refused to give up hope for the mine
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 William Dailey Rare Books, Ltd. - Science
Here, his son George has compiled his father’s papers to reveal the restless spirit and inquiring mind behind a man who may be compared to Sir Richard Burton in his wanderings, ecumenical interests and polymath abilities.
This work is a discussion of Durocher's study of glaciers and subsequent publications, dating from 1839 and would fall into the period of intense speculation encapsulated in Agassiz's classic Etudes sur les Glaciers, 1840.
EMANUEL, H. DIAMONDS AND PRECIOUS STONES: Their History, Value, and Distinguishing Characteristics.
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 Rare Books & Documents 11/21/98
First Convention of the Agassiz Association; Philadelphia, 1884, pamphlet; with A. Gould.
Louis Agassiz Fuertes and the Singular Beauty of Birds; Harper & Row, New York, 1971, signed and dated 1971.
The Works of...; collected and edited by Rev. Alexander Dyce, B.A.; William Pickering, London, 1829, [3] volumes, half blue leather and cloth with gilt decoration.
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Thenceforward he became a specialist in marine ichthyology, but devoted much time to the investigation, superintendence and exploitation of miness.
The mines continued to prosper and in May, 1871, several mines were consolidated to form the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company with Shaw as its first president.
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 Learn more about Alexander Emanuel Agassiz in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Ed Rogers Rare & Out of Print Books - Rare Paleontology Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Agassiz, Louis and Gould, Augustus A.; Principles of Zoology: touching the structure, development, distribution, and natural arrangement of the Races of Animals Living and Extinct.
Alexander, Roger G., et.al., eds.; Guide to the Geology of Northern Utah and Southeastern Idaho.
Baird, Alexander K.; Superposed Deformations in the Central Sierra Nevada Foothillsd East of the Mother Lode.
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 AGAPETUS (I., II.) - LoveToKnow Article on AGAPETUS (I., II.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Both belonged to the school of Ephesus and flourished about 100 B.C. See E. Gardner, Handbook of Greek Sculpture, ii.
AGASSIZ, ALEXANDER EMANUEL (1835-1910), American man of science, son of J. Agassiz, was born in Neuchandtel, Switzerland, on the I7th of December 1835.
To properly cite this AGAPETUS (I., II.) article in your work, copy the complete reference below:
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 Timeline 1800-1810
1805 Feb 26, Alexander Stulginskis, the 2nd president of Lithuania, was born at Kutaliai in the Silale region.
One of the goals of the Burr Conspiracy was to separate Louisiana and other Western states from the Union and establish an empire with Burr at the head.
Aaron Burr, formerly vice president under Thomas Jefferson, had recently slain Alexander Hamilton in a duel in July 1804 when he began plotting a movement to separate the Western states from the Union.
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 Blackbeard Cruises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
MSC Italian Criuses 1: MSC Cruizes is a division of Mediterranean Shipping Company 18: *[http: www.msccruises.com/ MSC Cruise Lines Website]
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz 37: * ''Three Cruiss of the ''Blake (1888)
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 Alternative Lifestyle in Agassiz BRITISH COLUMBIA Canada - Pagelite Search The Canadian Web Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
was carved through the bush from the station at Agassiz...
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John Rodker 7: a bankruptcy in 1932, when (along with other such ventures such as the Fanfrolico Press) his business fo
Alexander Graham Bell 30: came the overall holding company for all the Bell ventures, and remains active today.
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz 10: interests in the mines and had moved on to other ventures.
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Papers of Thomas Henry Huxley, 1839-1931, comprising scientific and general correspondence, 1846-1911, notably from Alexander Emanuel Agassiz, 1874-1...
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Working papers of Alexander Souter, 1889-1930s and undated, comprising 20 notebooks, 1889-1913, on his studies in Aberdeen and Cambridge and on classi...
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 Personal Names Index to the Writings of Alfred Russel Wallace
Agassiz, Alexander [1835-1910] ----313 --401 --724 --729 --732
Agassiz, Louis [naturalist 1807-1873] ----107 --124 --172 --210 --248 --286 --313 --358 --401 --402 --480 --481 --486 --716 --718 --724 --726 --729 --732 --735
Alexander I (Alexander the Great) [356 B.C. Alexander, Mr.
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 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation W Fellows Page
Alexander Welsh, Emily Sanford Professor of English, Yale University: 1969.
Ernest Edward Williams, deceased.Professor Emeritus of Biology and Alexander Agassiz Professor Emeritus of Zoology, Harvard University: 1952, 1981.
Alexander Woodside, Professor of History, University of British Columbia: 1984.
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 Science, Technology & Medicine Archives in the DC-MD-VA Area
American Association for the Advancement of Science 1333 H Street Washington, DC 20005 (202) 326-6485 [will be moving to a new building nearby at 12th St. & New York Avenue, ca.
Dana, Wolcott Gibbs, Benjamin A. Gould, Alexander v.
Holds papers of John H. Alexander [c], William G. Boettinger [s] (meteorological instruments), Hammond James Dugan [s] (aviation), William Duncan McKim [c] (medicine), and miscellaneous items relating to inventions and engineering.
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 Alexander Emanuel Agassiz : Alexandre Agassiz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz : Alexandre Agassiz
Alexander Emanuel Agassiz : Alexandre Agassiz
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It uses material from the wikipedia article Alexander Emanuel Agassiz : Alexandre Agassiz.
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 Kane Antiquarian Auction - Sale Catalog 69 - October 14, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Full calf, worn and rubbed, top 3/8 inches of the spine gone, outer hinges weak and frayed.
[Say is considered the father of supply side economics.] ** REPORTS OF THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY OF THE U.S....To which are prefixed the Reports of Alexander Hamilton on Public Credit, on a National Bank, on Manufactures and on the Establishment of a Mint.
By Edward Howe FORBUSH, Illustrated with Color Plates from Drawings by Louis Agassiz Fuertes...
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 David's In-Progress List. Created: 7 Oct 2005
Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondance by (Jean) Louis (Rodolphe) Agassiz, ed.
The Prose Life of Alexander: From the Thorton Manuscript ed.
Alexander, John L. The Boy and the Sunday Schoool: A Manual of Principle and Method for the Work of the Sunday School with Teen Age Boys by John L. Alexander, in Marion Lawrence - released 15923
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