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  Freedman's Village, Arlington National Cemetery
Freedman's Village was established on the Arlington Estate in June 1863 as a camp for Civil War contrabands.
The village was run by the Freedman's Bureau during most of its existence, and at one point used U.S. Colored Troops to protect fugitive slaves from their former slave owners.
Freedman's Village began as little more than a tent camp and grew into a community not only for refugees, but also for many of the former Arlington slaves.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /freedman.htm   (643 words)

  
 Freedman, Harry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Freedman first won critical acclaim for his superb orchestration (courtesy Canadian Music Centre).
Raised from the age of three in Medicine Hat, Alta, where his father was engaged in the fur trade, Freedman moved with his parents to Winnipeg in 1931.
After serving in the RCAF in World War II Freedman settled in Toronto, where he studied composition 1945-51 with John Weinzweig at the Royal Conservatory of Music and oboe with Perry Bauman.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1ARTU0001281   (262 words)

  
 Michael Freedman Summary
Freedman began his post-secondary education with a year at the Berkeley campus of the University of California in 1968.
Freedman was awarded a doctorate by Princeton University in 1973 for his doctoral dissertation entitled Codimension-Two Surgery.
After graduating Freedman was appointed a lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley.
www.bookrags.com /Michael_Freedman   (1580 words)

  
 CD Baby: SKOTT FREEDMAN: anything worth mentioning
Freedman keeps the listener interested, covering subjects as light as skinny dipping to the intense, darker side of things such as the loss of a loved one.
Freedman's impressive vocal range (three and a half octaves) and constantly changing intensity comes across like a male version of Alanis Morissette, though his talents on the piano and his introspective, intelligent lyrics are more on the Tori Amos side.
Freedman is a piano man for the new millennium- part cabarock, part folk and part pop, delivering messages to a general audience with a one-to-one intensity.
www.cdbaby.com /skott2   (1436 words)

  
 Lawrence N. Freedman, Sergeant Major, United States Army
Freedman said Freedman had kept in touch with the Special Forces in the years since he left active duty to become a civilian employee of the Army, the Greensburg Tribune-Review reported Tuesday.
Freedman lay down, steadied his arm on a sandbag, and fixed his scope at a target no larger than a quarter at a distance of 250 yards.
Freedman was part of a "pickup" team, an elite paramilitary unit whose job was to provide the agency and the resident ambassador with a stream of intelligence to guide specific military operations.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /lnfreedman.htm   (1815 words)

  
 Houghton Mifflin Reading: Meet Russell Freedman
Russell Freedman is a nonfiction writer who prefers to be called a "factual author." He says that's because lots of people think "nonfiction" is less interesting and less important than fiction.
Freedman chooses only topics that he is interested in and wants to learn more about.
Freedman has also written more than 20 books about animal behavior, a topic that's fascinated him since he was a kid.
www.eduplace.com /kids/hmr/mtai/freedman.html   (181 words)

  
 Player Bio: Daryn Freedman :: Men's Basketball
Freedman joined the staff at University of Memphis in March of 2000 after Calipari accepted the head coaching position at the school.
Freedman is familiar with the Pittsburgh area having worked for 10 summers as a coach, clinician and commissioner at the famed Five-Star Basketball Camp on the Robert Morris campus in nearby Moon Township, Pa.
Freedman earned a degree in sports management at the University of Massachusetts in 1997 and completed his law degree from Seton Hall University in 2000.
goduquesne.cstv.com /sports/m-baskbl/mtt/freedman_daryn00.html   (340 words)

  
 Children's Literature: Meet Authors & Illustrators
Freedman's background includes reporting and editing for The Associated Press and working as a publicist for several television shows.
Freedman quotes from diaries, memoirs and letters, and does it in a fashion that creates a sense of reality and immediacy.
Freedman's classic, illustrated with archival photographs, reveals the men for the hardworking, low-paid, highly-skilled transients most were.
www.childrenslit.com /f_freedman.html   (1626 words)

  
 CD Baby: SKOTT FREEDMAN: anything worth mentioning - from feastoffools
Freedman keeps the listener interested, covering subjects as light as skinny dipping to the intense, darker side of things such as the loss of a loved one.
Freedman's impressive vocal range (three and a half octaves) and constantly changing intensity comes across like a male version of Alanis Morissette, though his talents on the piano and his introspective, intelligent lyrics are more on the Tori Amos side.
Freedman is a piano man for the new millennium- part cabarock, part folk and part pop, delivering messages to a general audience with a one-to-one intensity.
cdbaby.com /cd/skott2/from/feastoffools   (1446 words)

  
 Harry Freedman
Freedman remains one of a handful of composers who earn their livelihoods solely from their music.
Freedman, Polish-born and Toronto based, was honoured for his composition BOREALIS, commissioned by CBC Radio Two for the Northern Encounters festival series last year.
Freedman is a founding member of the Canadian League of Composers and an officer of the Order of Canada.
users.nobelmed.com /freedman   (777 words)

  
 Benjamin H. Freedman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Freedman claimed that he was present at the 1912 presidential campaign as an assistant to Bernard Baruch, and regularly sat at meetings with candidate Woodrow Wilson.
Freedman also claimed that the prominent lawyer Samuel Untermyer visited President Wilson in the White House and threatened him with a breach of promise suit on behalf of the wife of a Princeton professor with whom Freedman alleged Wilson had carried on an affair and to whom he offered marriage.
Freedman opposed the nomination of Anna M. Rosenberg to be Assistant Secretary of Defense in 1950.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Benjamin_H._Freedman   (1932 words)

  
 Biographical information for Gordon Freedman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Freedman is responsible for acquiring university and textbook publishing industry partners for Hungry Minds and for developing business strategies with and between partners.
Freedman's work in technology and media took him to most of the nation's top business schools and a variety of publishers in exploration of the best ways to produce and distribute content across the media.
Freedman is a founding board member of the International School of Monterey, California Charter School using the International Baccalaureate Organization curriculum.
www-rcf.usc.edu /~ics/ed/Freeman.html   (493 words)

  
 FORBES ASAP: George Gilder, Angst and Awe on the Internet
With Jacobson's help, Freedman is ending 1995 with a fiber circuit connecting him to MAE East at 45 megabits a second, a 10-megabit-per-second link to Sprint's network-access point, and more than half a dozen point-to-point T-1 lines, all for well under half of the normally tariffed prices for these services.
If Freedman had originally hired people to perform the work that he did himself part-time -- "keeping the machines running, maintaining software, recovering from disasters, installing and tuning equipment and circuits" -- he would have incurred expenses of some $100,000 per year and his financial model would have collapsed.
Freedman insists on the Law of the Microcosm in choosing all his equipment and in making all his projects for expansion.
avi.freedman.net /fromnetaxs/forbes/telecosm16b.htm   (2248 words)

  
 Skott Freedman, Some Company
Freedman is a native of New Jersey, and a classically-trained pianist who won some piano competitions before leaving classical behind for contemporary songwriting.
Freedman's songs actually sound like this: they begin with a bit of piano background, sometimes rhythmic and other times more impressionistic and "shimmering", followed by Freedman's singing in what can be described as a "stream of consciousness" style.
Freedman has a pleasant baritone voice, and he's quite good at phrasing lyrics that are unwieldy and could easily trip up a musician of more conventional mind.
www.greenmanreview.com /cd/cd_freedman_somecompany.html   (687 words)

  
 Freedman camp in sensational form and everyone wants to be a part of it
Freedman was the obvious choice to prepare this equine princess, with the trainer having won last year's Victoria Derby with her half-brother Benicio, which begins his stud career at Vinery Australia this year.
Freedman receives about 20 yearlings annually from Gooree Stud's Eduardo Cojuangco - who nominated 45 yearlings for the 2007 Slipper - and their value is also extremely high.
Freedman is lining up for a great battle next season with friendly rival Hayes, who also experienced a sensational 2005-06, highlighted by Miss Finland's Golden Slipper win, in his first season since returning from Hong Kong.
www.smh.com.au /news/horseracing/freedman-camp-in-sensational-form-and-everyone-wants-to-be-a-partof-it/2006/07/13/1152637806401.html   (1043 words)

  
 Senator Judith G. Freedman
Senator Freedman is proud of her work to make the business of the General Assembly accessible to the public on the internet, and to help make it possible for the citizens of Connecticut to watch legislative sessions on television.
Freedman wants to see modifications made to the state’s 20-year-old affordable housing law by allowing local Planning and Zoning commissions to include in their town master plan, sites for affordable/workforce housing and to adjust the number of units each town must provide by having a more flexible formula.
Senator Freedman is a member of numerous civic organizations, including the Weston Kiwanis Club, the Historical Society of Westport, the Navy League and the Keeler Tavern society of Ridgefield, a historic preservation society.
www.senaterepublicans.ct.gov /senainfo/freedman.htm   (745 words)

  
 Freedman (print-only)
Freedman was awarded a Fields Medal in 1986 for his work on the Poincaré conjecture.
Freedman's 1982 proof of the 4-dimensional Poincaré hypothesis was an extraordinary tour de force.
In June 1987 Freedman was presented with the National Medal of Science at the White House by President Ronald Reagan.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Printonly/Freedman.html   (1014 words)

  
 S. Freedman & Sons, Inc. - Web Site Use Terms & Conditions
Accordingly, Freedman and Freedman’s suppliers are not responsible for the security of any information transmitted via the Internet, the accuracy of the information contained on the Site, or for the consequences of any reliance on such information.
Freedman reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you and you shall not in any event settle any matter without the written consent of Freedman.
Freedman makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in any particular locations, and access to them from territories where any of the contents of this Site are illegal is prohibited.
www.sfreedman.com /legal   (2028 words)

  
 Now in MP3-audio format: Benjamin Freedman Speaks: A Jewish Defector Warns America | 100777.com
Benjamin H. Freedman was one of the most intriguing and amazing individuals of the 20th century.
Freedman, born in 1890, was a successful Jewish businessman of New York City who was at one time the principal owner of the Woodbury Soap Company.
Freedman knew what he was talking about because he had been an insider at the highest levels of Jewish organizations and Jewish machinations to gain power over our nation.
100777.com /node/1485   (440 words)

  
 Freedman keeps coming up roses - Horseracing - Sport - smh.com.au
Freedman was the man behind the rise of national heroine Makybe Diva, which bowed out of racing on top after winning Tuesday's Melbourne Cup for a historic third time.
Freedman had plenty of praise for an old ally in jockey Steven King, who shook off his VRC Oaks maiden tag at age 35 in front of 100,263 patrons.
Considering Makybe Diva fever had engulfed the trainer, Freedman can be forgiven for lapsing when it came time to pay up for Benicio, which won last Saturday's Victoria Derby, and Serenade Rose which claimed the VRC Oaks.
www.smh.com.au /news/horseracing/freedman-keeps-coming-up-roses/2005/11/03/1130823347955.html   (1050 words)

  
 Easter Seals: Easter Seals Awards Eugene Freedman with 2005 National Philanthropist of the Year
This year, Freedman was recognized for his longtime commitment to giving back to the community through his company, Precious Moments, and his personal generosity.
Gene Freedman, is the founding chairman and former president and CEO of Enesco Group, Inc., and currently Precious Moments Ambassador at large, a producer of fine gifts, collectibles and home d├ęcor accessories including the award-winning Precious Moments collection.
Freedman’s relationship with Easter Seals began with his search for a non-profit organization to benefit from and share the great success of the Precious Moments collection.
www.easterseals.com /site/PageServer?pagename=ntl_pr_2005conv_awards_freedman   (576 words)

  
 Freedman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A freedman or freedwoman (gender-neutral: freedperson), but generally known as freedmen, is a former slave who has been manumitted or emancipated.
Some were freed in the wills (and therefore at the death) of their owners, some owners manumitted slaves themselves, and other slaves bought themselves from their owner.
A freedman was able to buy his own freedom through his peculium, or personal possessions.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Freedman   (323 words)

  
 The Freedman revival - HorseracingFeatures - Horse Racing - Sport
For much of the rest of the time, the Freedman brothers stood on the sidelines watching their rivals brandishing all the important silverware: Mike Moroney the Melbourne Cup after Brew’s stirring win, David Hall the derby with Hit The Roof and John Hawkes after his filly Lovelorn took out the oaks.
Those close to Freedman talk of his steely and unblinking gaze when push comes to shove, and few in the industry drive a harder bargain — traits that have helped him secure some of the best young horses bought at the major Australasian sales.
Richard Freedman, who now hosts a breakfast show on Sydney radio station 2KY, said his brother's effort in reinventing himself, reinvigorating his business and reclaiming his position as the country's No. 1 trainer was an achievement without parallel in Australian racing.
www.theage.com.au /news/horseracingfeatures/the-freedman-revival/2005/10/28/1130400365662.html   (2268 words)

  
 CD Baby: SKOTT FREEDMAN: judge a book - from evor
Freedman's stunning three octave voice varies in its flexibility, ranging from fiery outbursts to barely audible whispers.
Freedman's third recording, "Anything Worth Mentioning", was released in 2001 as a follow up to his critically-acclaimed 1999 debut.
Skott Freedman is a talented young performer with tunes that range from the intensely haunting to those that generate exhilarating highs.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/skott5/from/evor   (1657 words)

  
 Hofstra University School of Law Faculty-Eric Freedman
Professor Freedman is actively involved in the continuing professional education of lawyers and judges, and in providing pro bono litigation advice and representation, most recently with respect to issues arising from the campaign against terrorism.
Professor Freedman also serves as a member of the American Law Institute, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and a director of and counsel to the National Coalition Against Censorship.
Professor Freedman was elected as Teacher of the Year by the graduating class of 2006.
www.hofstra.edu /Academics/Law/law_efreedman.cfm   (378 words)

  
 Department of Politics - Paul Freedman
Freedman is the 2003 recipient of the University of Virginia Alumni Board of Trustees Teaching Award.
Freedman's current research projects focus on campaign advertising, issue framing, and the politics of abortion.
Freedman served as research director for the Project on Campaign Conduct at the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership.
www.virginia.edu /politics/staff/scholars/freedman.html   (141 words)

  
 A Jewish Defector Warns America by Benjamin H. Freedman
Freedman, born in 1890, was a successful Jewish businessman of New York City who was at one time the principal owner of the Woodbury Soap Company.
Freedman knew what he was talking about because he had been an insider at the highest levels of Jewish organizations and Jewish machinations to gain power over our nation.
Freedman was personally acquainted with Bernard Baruch, Samuel Untermyer, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Kennedy, and John F. Kennedy, and many more movers and shakers of our times.
www.themodernreligion.com /jihad/freedman.html   (3934 words)

  
 Freedman chains Brown - Horse Racing - Sport - theage.com.au
The offer for Brown to join Freedman's stable is another move by the trainer to counteract the threat of great rival David Hayes, who this season is shaping to end Freedman's reign over the past three seasons as Melbourne's leading trainer.
That appointment followed the return to the stable of Freedman's youngest brother Michael, who joins another brother, Anthony, who prepares the stable's two-year-olds, as a vital ingredient in Freedman's recipe for future success.
The Freedman stable is likely to be further bolstered by classy New Zealand galloper King Of Ashford, who was inspected by Anthony Freedman yesterday with a view to buying the multiple group-race winner.
www.theage.com.au /news/horse-racing/freedman-chains-brown/2006/11/30/1164777722839.html   (831 words)

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