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  1861   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
February 4 - American Civil War: In Montgomery, Alabama the Confederate States of America is formed by delegates from six break-away United States.
February 9 - American Civil War: Jefferson Davis is elected the Provisional President of the Confederate States of America by the Confederate convention at Montgomery, Alabama.
July 25 - American Civil War: The Crittenden-Johnson Resolution is passed by the United States Congress stating that the war is being fought to preserve the Union and not to end slavery.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/1/18/1861.html   (1246 words)

  
 A Strategic Plan for Documenting Mental Health in New York State - Executive Summary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
State agencies and private institutions that deal with mental illness operate under strict legal and ethical codes to protect the privacy of individuals who are mentally ill or have official interaction with mental health service providers.
The State constitution of 1846 established a single Board of Prisons to oversee all State prisons, and in 1876 this board was replaced by the Office of Superintendent of State Prisons.
A State Board of Health was created in 1880 (Chapter 322) to undertake a variety of health-related activities, including researching diseases and their causes; promoting public health; supervising the registration of vital statistics; and investigating the effect of localities, employment, and other conditions on public health.
www.archives.nysed.gov /a/researchroom/rr_health_mh_recguide.shtml   (11491 words)

  
 West Virginia Statehood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
From the initial list, most of the counties in the Shenandoah Valley were excluded due to their control by Confederate troops and a large number of local Confederate sympathizers.
The United States Constitution says a new state must gain approval from the original state, which never occurred in the case of West Virginia.
In 1871, the United States Supreme Court awarded the counties of Jefferson and Berkeley to West Virginia.
www.wvculture.org /history/statehoo.html   (2036 words)

  
 Kansas and Kansans p.935-945
That Legislature in the meantime had met on July 2, 1855, and passed a long list of laws, many of which were aimed to perpetuate the institution of slavery, and also to make permanent the control of the affairs of the territory by the pro-slavery adherents.
This election was held December 15, 1855, and the constitution adopted by a vote of 1,731 to 46.
In the meantime, on June 15th, the first National Republican Convention declared "that Kansas should be immediately admitted as a state of the Union, with her present free Constitution." On June 25th Galusha A. Grow, of Pennsylvania, introduced a bill in Congress to admit Kansas under the Topeka Constitution.
skyways.lib.ks.us /genweb/archives/1918ks/v2/935.html   (4199 words)

  
 1788   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
January 2 - Georgia ratifies the United States Constitution and becomes the 4th U.S. state.
January 9 - Connecticut ratifies the United States Constitution and becomes the 5th U.S. state.
February 6 - Massachusetts ratifies the United States Constitution and becomes the 6th U.S. state.
www.1-free-software.com /en/wikipedia/1/17/1788.html   (475 words)

  
 US Department Of State Post Report
Galo Plaza Lasso (former Secretary-General of the Organization of American States) was elected President in free elections in 1948 and was succeeded by Dr. Jose M. Velasco Ibarra who completed his presidential term, and, in turn, was succeeded by Dr. Camilo Ponce E., who also completed his presidential term.
The Universidad Andina is a 2002 recipient of a State Department “Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation” grant to assist with the preservation of Afro-Ecuadorian oral history.
It is not necessary for State personnel to bring any furniture, except small appliances, items that are needed for decoration, or other items as required by personal taste.
foia.state.gov /MMS/postrpt/pr_view_all.asp?CntryID=46   (16243 words)

  
 Seven to Save 2000
Under federal and state historic preservation law, an exploration of alternatives to demolition is required during this process.
In addition, officials at the New York State Department of Transportation and State Historic Preservation Office have advocated strongly with Pennsylvania officials for the retention and rehabilitation of the bridge.
The arrival of the Erie Railroad in 1860 was the catalyst for development in terms of both tourism and industry.
www.preservenys.org /seven2002.htm   (5551 words)

  
 Russia (08/05)
The unraveling of the Soviet state in its last decades and the physical and psychological traumas of transition during the 1990s resulted in a steady decline in the health of the Russian people.
Senior Russian leaders continue to emphasize a reliance on a large strategic nuclear force capable of deterring a massive nuclear attack.
U.S. citizens who are long-term visitors or traveling in dangerous areas are encouraged to register their travel via the State Department’s travel registration web site at https://travelregistration.state.gov or at the Consular section of the U.S. embassy upon arrival in a country by filling out a short form and sending in a copy of their passports.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3183.htm   (8152 words)

  
 1859   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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February 14 - Oregon is admitted as the 33rd U.S. state.
December 2 - Militant abolitionist leader John Brown is hanged for his October 16th raid on Harper's Ferry.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/1/18/1859.html   (760 words)

  
 The US50 - A guide to the fifty states
Other, including prominent western Virginia political leaders, supported abolitionism because they felt slaves were performing jobs white laborers should be paid to do.
The United States Constitution says a new states must gain approval from the original state, which never occurred in the case of West Virginia.
The United State Senate rejected a statehood bill proposed by Carlile which did not contain the Willey Amendment and then on July 14, 1862, approved a statehood proposal which included the Willey Amendment.
www.theus50.com /westvirginia/history.shtml   (2388 words)

  
 Denmark (08/05)
No 'short list' of famous Danes would be complete without the entertainer and pianist Victor Borge (1909-2000), who emigrated to the United States under Nazi threat in 1940, and had a worldwide following when he died a naturalized U.S. citizen in Greenwich, Connecticut, at the age of 91.
Queen Margrethe II has largely ceremonial functions; probably her most significant formal power lies in her right to appoint the prime minister and cabinet ministers, who are responsible for administration of the government.
However, she must consult with parliamentary leaders to determine the public's will, since the cabinet may be dismissed by a vote of no confidence in the Folketing (parliament).
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3167.htm   (5241 words)

  
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Such was the state of affairs at Roanoke Island when, on June 9, 1586, Captain Stafford brought news of the fact that Sir Francis Drake was off the coast with a mighty fleet of 23 ships.
From the list of names that has come down to us, it would appear that at least 10 of the planters took their wives with them.
Likewise, among the early leaders of the North Virginia, or Plymouth, group were Raleigh Gilbert and Sir John Gilbert, sons of Raleigh's half-brother, Sir Humphrey Gilbert.
statelibrary.dcr.state.nc.us /nc/ncsites/English2.htm   (4539 words)

  
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Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia dies and is succeeded by
Abraham Lincoln suspends the writ of habeas corpus in the United States.
United States Congress stating that the war is being fought to preserve the
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/1861   (751 words)

  
 State Library Publications List
The Texas State Library and Archives Commission produces and distributes more than 300 publications to inform and assist librarians and library users, genealogists, historians, members of state government, records managers, and the general public.
State Library publications are available in alternate format upon request.
Alphabetical lists of company commanders with muster rolls, of counties containing company commanders with muster rolls, and of Texas Confederate soldiers.
www.tsl.state.tx.us /pubs/tslpublist.html   (1172 words)

  
 How Appealing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
As the AP article explains at its outset, "The state is not constitutionally obligated to pay for abortions for poor women who may have health complications from their pregnancy, the Texas Supreme Court ruled Tuesday." The court's ruling was 8-0 with Justice Deborah G. Hankinson not participating.
From the State of Washington comes the sad news that the State's first female Chief Justice, who had since retired from the Supreme Court of Washington State, has died at the age of sixty.
Before becoming a judge, Lederberg was a prominent Democratic state legislator and represented her East Side district for 14 years, first in the state House of Representatives and later in the state Senate.
appellateblog.blogspot.com /2002_12_01_appellateblog_archive.html   (7292 words)

  
 archivists newsletter - BULLDOG, Maryland State Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Each state was allowed only one vote on any issue, and that vote was cast by a state delegation consisting of at least three, and as many as eight, delegates.
Rogers, a Prince George's County lawyer and a leader of the independence movement in Maryland, was a member of the Maryland delegation to Congress from late 1775 through early July 1776.
List of sources for PG cemetery, church, census, tax list, and probate records, as well as family genealogies.
www.mdarchives.state.md.us /msa/refserv/bulldog/bull93/html/bull93.html   (19125 words)

  
 ipedia.com: 1858 Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Years: 1855 1856 1857 - 1858 - 1859 1860 1861 Decades : 1820s 1830s 1840s - 1850s - 1860s 1870s 1880s Centuries : 18th century - 19th century - 20th century 1858 in art 1858 in literature 1858 in musi...
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May 11 - Minnesota is admitted as the 32nd U.S. state.
www.ipedia.com /1858.html   (470 words)

  
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Abraham Lincoln signs a bill into law creating the United States Bureau of Agriculture (later renamed USDA).
January 18 - John Tyler, former President of the United States, member of the Congress of the Confederate States of America
July 24 - Martin Van Buren, eighth president of the United States
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/1862   (790 words)

  
 AAA Newsletter26   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A complete list of works on this theme would be out of place here, but would include Brown 1997, Harrington 1993, Leone 1992, McDavid 1999, McKee 1994, Patten 1994, Potter 1991, Wilkie 1995, contributions to McDavid and Babson 1997, and contributions to Update (the newsletter of the African Burial Ground project), among others.
Garrett Fesler described his reluctance to approach fl leaders in the town where his site lay, because he did not wish to assume (or appear to assume) that, 'naturally', this slave quarter site would necessarily be of interest to any and all fl Americans today.
The Foundation was joined by the state of Arkansas as Old Washington Historic State Park was established in 1973 (Guthrie and Witsell 1985:18; Stewart-Abernathy 1997:2).
www.newsouthassoc.com /newsletters/newsletter26.html   (9489 words)

  
 Links
The State Historical Society of Wisconsin presents the first 20 issues of "Freedom's Journal," the first African-American owned and operated newspaper published in the United States.
The almost seven hours of recordings were made in nine Southern states and provide an important glimpse of what life was like for slaves and freedmen." From the Library of Congres, American Memory collections.
Hosted by the United States Civil War Center at Louisiana State University, this exhibit explores "the relationship between art and politics in the Civil War era" with over 100 digital images of Confederate notes.
usinfo.state.gov /usa/blackhis/resource.htm   (3719 words)

  
 The Republican Platform, 1860 (Harpers.org)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
While John C. Frémont had won the first Republican nomination and 33% of the popular vote in 1856, the Republicans in 1860 were still a third party in a system dominated by Democrats and the slavery-split Whigs.
After 1860, with Republican candidate Abraham Lincoln elected, the Republican Party became one of the two dominant political forces in American life.
From a list of titles allegedly used by “prominent leaders from 160 nations across the world” to refer to Kim Jong-Il, as announced last winter by North Korean state television.
www.harpers.org /RepublicanNationalConvention.html   (697 words)

  
 index
Caroline "Danske"(for "little Dane") is born to Caroline Lawrence Bedinger and her husband, the United States' first ambassador to Denmark, Henry Bedinger III.
Such a welcome as he received must have done his heart good proving that the dear state to which he had turned so fondly during his days of absence had all the while remembered him as fondly.
This could be coincidental with the time she was romancing with a young Swedish Baron, as documented in her diaries.
www.libraries.wvu.edu /dandridge/index2.htm   (2686 words)

  
 State Government and Politics
State list of how electors are chosen, whether names appear on the ballot, and whether they are bound by law to vote for candidate receiving popular vote
States are arranged by region, sometimes in an incomprehensive manner
Updates 1990 Census on state and metropolitan area with data on various population and housing characteristics.
www.lib.umich.edu /govdocs/state.html   (3669 words)

  
 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Encyclopedia : 1 : 18 : 186 : 1860
May 13 - Battle of Catalafim; troops under Giuseppe Garibaldi defeat the army of Naples
November 6 - U.S. presidential election, 1860: Abraham Lincoln beats John C. Breckinridge and is elected as the 16th President of the United States, the first Republican to hold that office.
pardus.info /index.php?title=1860   (618 words)

  
 CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
Library Homepage (/) lists books, master’s theses, government documents, media, etc. that the library owns on all subjects.
It also lists which periodicals the library owns by the name of the periodical.
Access to articles from its current issue (subscription required), a list of international links broken down by topic...
library.csus.edu /guides/wangh/ia.html   (1016 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Pen of Fire: John Moncure Daniel: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Subjects > Biographies & Memoirs > Historical > United States > Civil War > General
Subjects > Biographies & Memoirs > Leaders & Notable People > Military > United States Civil War
Product offered violates Amazon.com's policy on items that can be listed for sale.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0873387368?v=glance   (478 words)

  
 The Ultimate Reading List -- Classics That Endure -- June 1997 Education Reporter
The Ultimate Reading List -- Classics That Endure -- June 1997 Education Reporter
Since the end of World War II, illustrated comics of literary classics have captured the imaginations of children and introduced them to Western civilization's most enduring stories.
The Woman in White (1860) William Wilkie Collins
www.eagleforum.org /educate/1997/june97/list.html   (801 words)

  
 Art & Architecture Subject Portal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Arts Education and School Improvement Resources for Local and State Leaders (U.S. Department of Education, updated March 1999)
Union List of Artist Names (database of biographical and bibliographical info on artists and architects by the Getty)
If you do not find what you need here, explore some of the major sites listed above or use one of the Internet Search Engines.
www.ulib.csuohio.edu /portals/art-m.shtml   (751 words)

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