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  List of United States history articles - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
History of the United States National Security Council - Military history of the United States - Stamps and postal history of the United States - Timeline of United States railway history - United States diplomatic history - History of United States imperialism - United States religious history - United States technological and industrial history
History of Alabama - History of California - History of Colorado - History of Connecticut - History of Hawaii - History of Guam - History of Florida - History of Kansas - History of Missouri - History of New York - History of Pennsylvania - History of Puerto Rico
Demographic history of the United States - History of the Jews in the United States - History of immigration to the United States - History of feminism in the United States
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 List of themed timelines Information - TextSheet.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Timelines of History: a collection of timelines by time, country, today in history along with assorted subjects
Timeline is the title of a 1999 historical / science fiction novel by Michael Crichton.
Timeline is also the title of a 2003 motion picture based on the novel.
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 List of themed timelines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Timeline is a 2003 film based on the novel.
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Timeline of states of matter and phase transitions
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 Buddhism Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
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 Timeline of railway history - Iridis Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
This is a timeline of rail transport history.
The line proves the viabillity of rail transport, and large scale railway construction begins in Britain, and then spreads throughout the world.
1835 In Belgium a railway was opened on May 5th between Brussels and Mechelen.
www.iridis.com /glivar/Timeline_of_railway_history   (599 words)

  
 United Fruit Company - Chronology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
United Fruit's Home Economics Department publishes the school teacher manual entitled "A Study of the Banana: The Everyday Use and Food Value." The manual gave a detailed description of the food value of bananas and gave suggestions of preparation.
United States Secretary of State John Foster Dulles sends a protest note to Arbenz declaring that the idemnification value calculated by the Guatemalan government was not fair.
United States drops the economic sanctions and the Europeans drop their first-come-first-served import system and replace it for a transitional system that will lead to a tariff-only system in 2006.
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 History of rail transport   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Rail roads have a long history, including systems with man or horse power and rail s of wood or stone.
In 1812 Oliver Evans, a United States engineer and inventor, published his vision of what steam rail ways could become, with cities and towns linked by a network of long distance rail ways plied by speedy locomotives, greatly reducing the time required for personal travel and for transport of goods.
In the 20th century, highways and air travel replaced rail roads for most long-distance passenger travel in the United States, but rail roads remain important for hauling freight in the United States, and for passenger transport in many other countries.
www.portaljuice.com /history_of_rail_transport.html   (1217 words)

  
 Chronology On The History Of Slavery And Racism: 1790 - 1829
The Capitol of the United States crowns Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and houses the legislative branch of government, comprising the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Most Northern states had set emancipation in motion and in the Chesapeake states of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, the philosophy of the American Revolution - the idea that all men were created equal, with the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness - also motivated planters to free their slaves.
The State of 'Virginia ceded a part of Fairfax County to the District, this area was later returned to Virginia by an act of Congress on 9 July 1849.
innercity.org /holt/chron_1790_1829.html   (17134 words)

  
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Timeline of the 2001 anthrax attacks in New York
Timeline of U.S. attack on Afghanistan in November 2001
Timeline of U.S. attack on Afghanistan in October 2001
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 Site Contents at the free Online Encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Timeline of U.S. attack on Afghanistan in January 2002
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In a household, clothes hangers are the single one item that you own the most of, yet no one can name even one brand?
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Dance of the United States - Declaration of war by the United States - Delaware - Demographic history of the United States - Demographics of the United States - District of Columbia
Timeline of United States history - Timeline of United States diplomatic history - Timeline of United States railway history
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www.mindwallet.com /wiki/List_of_United_States-related_topics   (914 words)

  
 An Eclectic List of Events in U.S. Labor History
Perhaps the majority of those who argue for "free enterprise" and the removal of restrictions on capitalist corporations are unaware that over the course of this country's history, workers have fought and often died for protection from capitalist industry.
The militia camped out at the mill while workers slept in nearby fields, and on the morning of May 5th, as protesters chanted for the eight hour workday, General Treaumer ordered his men to shoot into the crowd, some of whom were carrying sticks, bricks, and scythes, leaving seven dead at the scene.
The state militia was sent to Leadville, Colorado to break a miner's strike.
www.lutins.org /labor.html   (3898 words)

  
 Shakespeare - Timeline Of William Shakespeare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
TIMELINE 30K BC (or earlier) Probable crossing of Bering Straits by Indian ancestors 800 BC The ...
Timeline,; Inc. is one of the largest and most diverse buyers and sellers of closeouts, overstocks and excess inventories in the nation.
Nuclear Age Timeline,; The timeline traces the nuclear age from the discovery of x-rays and radioactivity to the explosion of the first atomic bomb through the cold war to its thaw and the cleanup of the nuclear weapons complex.
www.shakespeareresearch.com /timelineofwilliamshakespeare   (1272 words)

  
 Images of early maps on the web: 8. United States
United States - Maryland ('Kent County and Queen Anne's County from Lake, Griffing and Stevenson's 1877 Atlas: Maps of Delmarva and the Eastern Shore' (28 high res.
United States - Massachusetts - Brookline (Norfolk County).
United States - North Carolina (links evidently leading to 31 soil maps (of different 20th century dates) of the counties and general maps, in zoomable, high res.
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 ThinkQuest : Library : United States
The United States is a nation of immigrants, and the entry of millions of those immigrants over time is the story told at this web site.
The United States is a nation of immigrants.
The website has a history section and gives the reader a glimpse of some of the many places that may be visited in the marvelous city.
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 Railroad Timeline History
Federal Railway Safety Appliances Act instituted mandatory requirements for automatic air brake systems and automatic couplers, and required standardization of the location and specifications for appliances such as handholds and grab irons necessary for employees' use.
New York state enacts legislation prohibiting the operation of steam locomotives on Manhattan Island in New York City south of the Harlem River after June 30, 1908.
This unit was not successful, and after 6 months was returned to G.E. where it was used as a laboratory unit in developing improved control and propulsion systems.
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 The History of Anchorage, Alaska
This “bibliographically enhanced” overview of the history of Anchorage includes access to research material available to local residents at the Alaska Collection of the Loussac Library, and to all others through the interlibrary loan system of your local library or through your local bookseller.
In a few short years, Merrill Field became one of the busiest centers of civilian aircraft activity in the United States, a distinction which it still merits today.
This new political entity stretched from Eklutna and Eagle River in the north to Portage in the south, from the Chugach State Park in the east to Turnagain and Knik Arms in the west, encompassing nearly 1,955 square miles.
www.muni.org /History   (1919 words)

  
 Bicycle History Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Normal histories of most bicycle companies are non-existent or poorly documented.
NBHAA focuses on the history of American bicycles and the American bicycle industry.
This interest also includes history of bicycle dealers, wholesaler/distributors, industry personalities, etc. Of course the bicycles themselves are a central focus of The Archive.
www.ibike.org /library/historytimeline.htm   (2356 words)

  
 Labor History Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The United States is rich in labor history.
You will find here a timeline of significant events in the labor movement with a brief description of that event.
The IAM further authorizes you to use such materials for purposes of education or organization and to distribute copies of such materials to members of the IAM, other unions, their families, or for other educational or organizational purposes.
iam837.org /history.htm   (4146 words)

  
 List of themed timelines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Timeline is a Mediawiki graphical plugin for visual timelines.
Timeline Wall Chart of Evolution, Culture and Knowledge: 13,7 billion years of history ( http://worldhistorytimeline.net/en)
HyperHistory Oneline: a scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps ( http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html)
www.infoslurp.com /information/List_of_themed_timelines   (368 words)

  
 Camelot Village: Britain's Heritage and History
Death of William Penn, the Quaker founder of the state of Pennsylvania
Trail of Tears; in the United States, thousands of eastern Native Americans are forced to move west, many dying on the way
Civil War in United States; attempt by southern states to secede is defeated
www.camelotintl.com /world/america.html   (1849 words)

  
 RAILROAD HISTORY
THE HISTORY OF RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES
IN 1826, THE FIRST RAILWAY IN THE UNITED STATES BEGAN.
HISTORY OF THE STATE BELT RAILROAD AND SAN FRANCISCO BELT RAILROAD
www.usroots.org /~genranch/rails   (272 words)

  
 WWW-VL: United States History Index: US: African-American History
Spartacus Index to Slavery in the United States
Treaty between United States and Great Britain for the Suppression of the Slave Trade; April 7,1862
RETURN TO WWW-VL History was established as HNSource ( Kansas History Gateway) on 6 March 1993.
vlib.iue.it /history/USA/african-american.html   (1154 words)

  
 SAMSUNG's Digital World - Timeline & History | SAMSUNG Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
SAMSUNG's Digital World - Timeline & History
Home > About SAMSUNG > SAMSUNG GROUP > Timeline & History
With the start of the second millennium, SAMSUNG begins its second century.
www.samsung.com /AboutSAMSUNG/SAMSUNGGroup/TimelineHistory   (1410 words)

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