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 Grande du Washington - History
Indiana Forty and Eighters met at Voiture 145 for their annual Christmas party for the children of the Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Children's Home.
Voiture 99 in Vancouver, Washington is highlighted in the Forty and Eighter Magazine for contributing in excess of $150,000 annually (since 1985) to their local community.
Thirdly, certain allegations had been made by the Forty and Eight regarding the power of seven individuals within the Legion, which was interpreted by the National Executive Committee of the Legion as demeaning to that organization.
www.grandduwash.org /history.php   (3451 words)

  
 Expert About fo:Forty
Leadership: In German-American communities across the country, Forty- eighters assumed positions of ethnic leadership, especially with German- American organizations and in the German-american press.
However, their role during the time of national political crisis has certainly been recognized, and was already at the time by Lincoln, who rewarded many Forty-eighters with military and political appointments.
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 Kenneth MacKay, The Progressive Movement of 1924, ch 4
The “Forty Eight” was intended to refer to representation from all forty-eight of the states; not, as so many persons seemed to think, to a self-appointed and exclusive committee consisting of forty-eight members.
It is difficult to assay the political importance of the Committee of Forty Eight.
Out of this grew the Committee of Forty Eight, which I purposely organized, not as a political party but as an organization pledged to create such a party.
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0463822936: Forty famous ships; their beginning, their life histories, their ultimate fate; being a collection of short, pleasant and diverting dissertations anent the several vessels therein comprehended, all of which have played their parts, some large, some...
0463823126: Forty famous ships; their beginnings, their life histories, their ultimate fate; being a collection of short, pleasant and diverting dissertations anent the several vessels therein comprehended, all of which have played their parts, some large, some...
0463817614: Forty drawings of fishes made by the artists who accompanied Captain James Cook on his three voyages to the Pacific, 1768-71, 1772-75, 1776-80; some being used by authors in the description of new species
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 24th Illinois Formation
Many of the “forty eighters” had immigrated to American, got involved in politics and kept in touch with each other.
Friedrich Hecker, a well-known and celebrated leader of the 1848 German revolution settled in Belleville and became a magnet of “forty eighters” to the central Illinois community.
When Emil Frey immigrated to the United States he found himself in central Illinois in the “Latin Farmers” region around Belleville, the area which became the magnet for the “forty eighters” of the 1848 German revolution.
www.burhop.net /24illinois/formation.htm   (6402 words)

  
 Forty
Forty Part Motet allows the audience to experience sound from the viewpoint of the choir by physically involving them in the piece.
Forty Fortunes A Tale of Iran Told by Aaron Shepard Illustrated by Alisher Dianov.
This year, the sesquicentennial of the 1849 California Gold Rush, the Committee presents "Forty Niners." Click on one of the choices on the left.
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 Forty - CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Forty Martyrs
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Historic rock homestead on forty acres just one half mile from Fredericksburg.
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 Charlotte L Brancaforte -The German Forty - Eighters in the United States German Life and Civilization Vol 1 - Roger N Lancaster Micaela Di Leonardo
Charlotte L Brancaforte -The German Forty - Eighters in the United States German Life and Civilization Vol 1 - Roger N Lancaster Micaela Di Leonardo
The German Forty - Eighters in the United States German Life and Civilization Vol 1
1: The German Forty - Eighters in the United States German Life and Civilization Vol 1.
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 Kentucky's German-Americans in the Civil War
Forty-one of the regiment’s Germans died from combat and 36 died from diseases and other causes for a grand total of 77.
The 4th Kentucky Cavalry, with its three German companies, campaigned in Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, and even reached Tallahassee, Florida, late in the war.
www.geocities.com /kygermans/kgcw.html   (4479 words)

  
 California History Collection
Gold in and around stream beds was soon exhausted, and hard-rock miners took over, using their pickaxes to dig shafts up to forty feet deep with horizontal tunnels radiating from these shafts in search of subterranean veins of gold-bearing quartz.
And there were hillsides with gold-bearing gravel left from now-vanished stream beds.
Thus miners began to join together in formal and informal companies.
www.bonus.com /contour/Northern_Great_Plains/http@@/lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/cbhtml/cbmines.html   (356 words)

  
 The Museum Gazette California God Rush Part 1
There began the most difficult part of the journey, the Forty Mile Desert to the Sierras.
Although not far by the standards of the entire trip, the exhaustion of men and animals led to the trail becoming littered with discarded belongings and the corpses of horses, cattle, and humans.
The Humboldt simply vanished into the sand at Humboldt Sink, in western Nevada.
www.nps.gov /jeff/Gazettes/GoldRushP1.htm   (1419 words)

  
 Abebooks Search Results - ... Forty Eighters
Forty Eighters from Schleswig Holstein in the USA 1847 - 1860.
The Forty - Eighters (Political Refugees Of The German Revolution Of 1848)
Refugees Of Revolution German Forty Eighters In America, The
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 HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA
Describe the various land and sea routes the forty niners followed to the California gold fields.
Evaluate the positive and negative effects of the gold rush on California history
www.vividhues.com /BSS/exam2prep.htm   (646 words)

  
 Small Twon Germans Chapter Four
Its life span of forty-one years was not exceeded even by many of the larger foreign-language papers in the United States.
The rising number of Germans in Lawrence, nevertheless, demanded a German-language paper in the Lawrence area, and led to the establishment of Die Germania, a weekly German paper which provided news for German families for forty-one years.
Thursday was Germania day for many German families in Lawrence and Eudora who found the German-language paper in their mailboxes once a week.
history.lawrence.com /project/community/thesis/chap4.html   (8304 words)

  
 THE GOLD RUSH
First hand accounts of the rush for gold and also covers the slaughter of California Indians resulting from the influx of forty niners.
The third episode of Ken Burn's "The West" series.
www.vividhues.com /BSS/thegoldrush.htm   (389 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Books: German Speaking Forty Eighters
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 The Nation, 08/28/1920 - What Has Happened to the Forty-eighters? by Hale, Swinburne
...What Has Happened to the Forty- eighters ?
www.archive.thenation.com /Summaries/v111i2878_08.htm   (942 words)

  
 Wisconsin Books from Time Voyagers Bookstore
German Speaking Forty Eighters -- Wallman, et al; Paperback
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