War: Hostile conflict between organized groups of people.Gulf War: United Nations' action to intervene in conflict between the nation of Kuwait and occupying Iraqi forces, occurring from 1990 through 1991.War Crimes: Criminal acts committed during, or in connection with, war, e.g., maltreatment of prisoners, willful killing of civilians, etc.Persian Gulf Syndrome: Unexplained symptoms reported by veterans of the Persian Gulf War with Iraq in 1991. The symptoms reported include fatigue, skin rash, muscle and joint pain, headaches, loss of memory, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal and respiratory symptoms, and extreme sensitivity to commonly occurring chemicals. (Nature 1994 May 5;369(6475):8)American Civil War: 1861-1865 conflict between the Union (Northern states) and the 11 Southern states that seceded and were organized as the Confederate States of America.Iraq War, 2003-2011: An armed intervention involving multi-national forces in the country of IRAQ.Korean War: An armed conflict between Communist and non-Communist forces in Korea from June 25, 1950, to July 27, 1953. The parties included United Nations forces from 15 member nations under United States command against military from North Korea and the Peoples Republic of China.Bosnia-Herzegovina: A country of eastern Europe, formerly the province of Bosnia in Yugoslavia, uniting with the province of Herzegovina to form the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1946. It was created 7 April 1992 as a result of the division of Yugoslavia and recognized by the United States as an independent state. Bosnia takes is name from the river Bosna, in turn from the Indoeuropean root bhog, "current"; Herzegovina is from the Serbian herceg (duke) + -ov (the possessive) + -ina (country or territory).Veterans: Former members of the armed services.Military Medicine: The practice of medicine as applied to special circumstances associated with military operations.IraqMilitary Personnel: Persons including soldiers involved with the armed forces.Combat Disorders: Neurotic reactions to unusual, severe, or overwhelming military stress.Prisoners of War: Members held prisoner of the armed forces, members of militias of such armed forces, members of other militias, members of other volunteer corps, and organized resistance movements. (Geneva Convention of 1929 and 1949)Croatia: Created 7 April 1992 as a result of the division of Yugoslavia.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Yugoslavia: Created as the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes in 1918. Yugoslavia became the official name in 1929. BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA; CROATIA; and SLOVENIA formed independent countries 7 April 1992. Macedonia became independent 8 February 1994 as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (MACEDONIA REPUBLIC).Chemical Warfare: Tactical warfare using incendiary mixtures, smokes, or irritant, burning, or asphyxiating gases.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic: A class of traumatic stress disorders with symptoms that last more than one month. There are various forms of post-traumatic stress disorder, depending on the time of onset and the duration of these stress symptoms. In the acute form, the duration of the symptoms is between 1 to 3 months. In the chronic form, symptoms last more than 3 months. With delayed onset, symptoms develop more than 6 months after the traumatic event.Spanish-American War, 1898: Conflict between Spain and the United States, arising out of Spanish policies in Cuba.Crimean War: Conflict between RUSSIA (Pre-1917); the OTTOMAN EMPIRE; ENGLAND; FRANCE; and Sardinia.Torture: The intentional infliction of physical or mental suffering upon an individual or individuals, including the torture of animals.Afghan Campaign 2001-: Multinational coalition military operation initiated in October 2001 to counter terrorism and bring security to AFGHANISTAN in collaboration with Afghan forces.Vietnam Conflict: A conflict occurring from 1954 through 1975 within the Republic of Vietnam. It involved neighboring nations and the United States and other members of the Southeast Asia Treaty Organization.Holocaust: A massive slaughter, especially the systematic mass extermination of European Jews in Nazi concentration camps prior to and during World War II.Middle East: The region of southwest Asia and northeastern Africa usually considered as extending from Libya on the west to Afghanistan on the east. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)Refugees: Persons fleeing to a place of safety, especially those who flee to a foreign country or power to escape danger or persecution in their own country or habitual residence because of race, religion, or political belief. (Webster, 3d ed)LebanonVeterans Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of VETERANS.Concentration Camps: Facilities in which WARFARE or political prisoners are confined.AfghanistanHistory, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.Military Psychiatry: Branch of psychiatry concerned with problems related to the prevention, diagnosis, etiology, and treatment of mental or emotional disorders of Armed Forces personnel.Red Cross: International collective of humanitarian organizations led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.Russian-Japanese War: Conflict from 1904 through 1905 between Russia and Japan regarding Manchuria and Korea.Hospitals, Military: Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.Epilepsy, Reflex: A subtype of epilepsy characterized by seizures that are consistently provoked by a certain specific stimulus. Auditory, visual, and somatosensory stimuli as well as the acts of writing, reading, eating, and decision making are examples of events or activities that may induce seizure activity in affected individuals. (From Neurol Clin 1994 Feb;12(1):57-8)Blast Injuries: Injuries resulting when a person is struck by particles impelled with violent force from an explosion. Blast causes pulmonary concussion and hemorrhage, laceration of other thoracic and abdominal viscera, ruptured ear drums, and minor effects in the central nervous system. (From Dorland, 27th ed)Veterans Disability Claims: Disorders claimed as a result of military service.Forensic Anthropology: Scientific study of human skeletal remains with the express purpose of identification. This includes establishing individual identity, trauma analysis, facial reconstruction, photographic superimposition, determination of time interval since death, and crime-scene recovery. Forensic anthropologists do not certify cause of death but provide data to assist in determination of probable cause. This is a branch of the field of physical anthropology and qualified individuals are certified by the American Board of Forensic Anthropology. (From Am J Forensic Med Pathol 1992 Jun;13(2):146)Chemical Warfare Agents: Chemicals that are used to cause the disturbance, disease, or death of humans during WARFARE.Biological Warfare: Warfare involving the use of living organisms or their products as disease etiologic agents against people, animals, or plants.Countertransference (Psychology): Conscious or unconscious emotional reaction of the therapist to the patient which may interfere with treatment. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)National Socialism: The doctrines and policies of the Nazis or the National Social German Workers party, which ruled Germany under Adolf Hitler from 1933-1945. These doctrines and policies included racist nationalism, expansionism, and state control of the economy. (from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. and American Heritage College Dictionary, 3d ed.)History of NursingKuwaitLobomycosis: A chronic, fungal, subcutaneous infection endemic in rural regions in South America and Central America. The causal organism is Lacazia labol.Onygenales: An order of fungi in the phylum ASCOMYCOTA containing many medically important species. There are four families and mitosporic (anamorphic) forms are prominent.Crisis Intervention: Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)Blast Crisis: An advanced phase of chronic myelogenous leukemia, characterized by a rapid increase in the proportion of immature white blood cells (blasts) in the blood and bone marrow to greater than 30%.Blastomycosis: A fungal infection that may appear in two forms: 1, a primary lesion characterized by the formation of a small cutaneous nodule and small nodules along the lymphatics that may heal within several months; and 2, chronic granulomatous lesions characterized by thick crusts, warty growths, and unusual vascularity and infection in the middle or upper lobes of the lung.Dermatomycoses: Superficial infections of the skin or its appendages by any of various fungi.Y Chromosome: The male sex chromosome, being the differential sex chromosome carried by half the male gametes and none of the female gametes in humans and in some other male-heterogametic species in which the homologue of the X chromosome has been retained.
  • In the summer of 1932, in the midst of the Great Depression, World War I veterans seeking early payment of a bonus scheduled for 1945 assembled in Washington to pressure Congress and the White House. (illinois.edu)
  • Most accounts of the Second World War in Asia focus on four short years, from the attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941 to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in August 1945, and treat it as an episode in the inevitable rise of the United States as a global power. (hudson.org)
  • Jan Christiaan Smuts brought the nation into World War II on the Allied side against Nationalist opposition, and South Africa became a charter member of the United Nations in 1945, but he refused to sign the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. (infoplease.com)
  • Art was a veteran having served first in the Army during the years of 1932 through 1936 and then served with the Seabees from 1941 through 1945. (oneidadispatch.com)
  • World War II began in 1939 as a conflict between Germany and the combined forces of France and Great Britain and eventually included most of the nations of the world before it ended in August 1945. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • After bomb damage the L.C.C. in 1945 announced the scheme for the estate, named Minerva after the central street and consisting of 8 three- or four-storeyed blocks in pairs, named after characters in the Trojan war. (british-history.ac.uk)
  • a time of uncooperative national unity against the Japanese, began in 1936 and lasted imtil 1945. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The final phase, an internal civil war to determine the future of China, occurred between 1945 and 1949. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The Chinese Civil War of 1945-1949 continued a struggle that had begun in 1927, when the Chinese government under the leadership of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek and his ruling Nationalist Kuomintang (KMT) Party tried to exterminate the Chinese Communist Party. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In a desperate effort to enlist local support in the final months of the war, the Japanese dissolved the French colonial administration on March 9, 1945, and urged Cambodia to declare its independence within the Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere. (countrystudies.us)
  • After World War II ended in 1945, the Soviet Union turned on England, France and the United States and the relations between these countries cooled considerably to the point that there was a state of political and military tension. (eaec.org)
  • Als der Osten noch Heimat war - Was vor der Vertreibung geschah: Pommern, Schlesien, Westpreußen - Das Buch zur WDR-Fernsehserie, Als Panzer- und Spähtruppführer in der Panzer-Lehr Division 1943-1945, Als Panzermann in Afrika und Italien 1942-45.Panzer Regiment 8 u. schwere Panzer-Abt. (christian-schmidt.com)
  • Special Types 1939-1945, American Amphibious Gunboats in World War II. (christian-schmidt.com)
  • In 1935 he led Real Betis to their first La Liga title and during the Spanish Civil War he took FC Barcelona on a tour of North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1935 or 1936. (illinois.edu)
  • The business press [in the United States] was aware, from 1935 on, that German prosperity was based on war preparations. (reformation.org)
  • As a final destination, he selected southern Shaanxi Province, where some 8,000 survivors of the original group from Jiangxi Province (joined by some 22,000 from other areas) arrived in October 1935. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Welch joined the Boston law firm of Hale and Dorr in 1919 and became a partner in 1923 and a senior partner in 1936. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In the aftermath of World War I, between 1923 and 1936 this competence was assumed by an agency called the International Straits Commission under the auspices of the League of Nations. (eurasiareview.com)
  • In September 1923, an earthquake struck the Tokyo area, killing about 100,000 people and destroying 63 percent of the city's houses. (history.com)
  • when the Nazis came to power in 1933, they found that long strides had been made since 1918 in preparing Germany for war from an economic and industrial point of view. (reformation.org)
  • This build-up for European war both before and after 1933 was in great part due to Wall Street financial assistance in the 1920s to create the German cartel system, and to technical assistance from well-known American firms which will be identified later, to build the German Wehrmacht. (reformation.org)
  • California, February, 1936. (illinois.edu)
  • The photograph that has become known as 'Migrant Mother' is one of a series of photographs that Dorothea Lange made in February or March of 1936 in Nipomo, California. (illinois.edu)
  • As a result of witnessing the great famines following World War I, Arnon was attracted to the cause of scientific farming, which he had read about in the California novels of his hero Jack London. (nap.edu)
  • Except for military service during World War II Arnon spent his entire professional career at the University of California at Berkeley. (nap.edu)
  • Hal's family moved to Southern California in 1947 and he was then raised on the beach in the Venice/Ocean Park area next to Santa Monica. (silentpcreview.com)
  • The kingdom of Lesotho forms an enclave within the southeast part of South Africa, which occupies an area nearly three times that of California. (infoplease.com)
  • During the Sino-Japanese War (1937-45), Nanning was temporarily occupied in 1940 by the Japanese. (britannica.com)
  • Although these scholars have very different backgrounds and very different approaches to historical scholarship, it became obvious as the conference went on that the best starting point for understanding Japan's role in Asia in the first half of the twentieth century is not the planning of the attack on Pearl Harbor, or the invasion of China in 1937, or even the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905. (hudson.org)
  • In 1936 and 1937 Japan signed treaties with Germany and Italy (headed by dictator Benito Mussolini ), creating what was called the Axis powers. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In 1937 Japan began an undeclared war against China. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Excursions into other areas of the country soon followed, and by 1937 war had broken out. (history.com)
  • 1936 - 1937 - Monument of Anton Bernolák in Trnava and Monument of dr. (gjk.sk)
  • During the French Indochina War (1946-54), Nanning was the chief support base in China for Vietnamese forces, and, during the ensuing Vietnam War in the 1960s and early 1970s, it again became a staging post for sending supplies southward to what was then North Vietnam. (britannica.com)
  • Module choices cover diverse periods and topics, from the Crusades to the 1960s, slavery in America to Tudor monarchy, and Cold War Berlin to medieval magic. (reading.ac.uk)
  • It was at the end of the 1960s when an agreement was made between Val d'Isere and their neighbours Tignes to open a lift in La Daille to link the two areas. (seasonworkers.com)
  • The war also brought the 1943 Norwood report. (smore.com)
  • Longer-term objectives were to complete and extend earlier clearance programmes in order to reduce the population density and separate industry from residential areas, as reaffirmed in the County of London Plan of 1943. (british-history.ac.uk)
  • A Baltimore native, Mr. Kiessling was a letter carrier in the Roland Park area from 1936 to 1943, when he entered the Army. (baltimoresun.com)
  • It was June of 1943 and the United States was now deep into its second year of involvement in World War II. (casitasdegila.com)
  • He was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Chicago Public Library on November 13, 1936, and remained until 1947, serving as Director after 1943 and greatly expanding and improving the service. (syr.edu)
  • Mao finally came into his own during the famous Long March in 1934 to 1936, when the Communists had to flee from Nationalist leader Chiang Kai-shek ' s fifth and finally successful military encirclement campaign to surround their base area and destroy them. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Conflict with Japan, which would continue from the 1930s to the end of World War II, was the other force (besides the Communists themselves) that would undermine the Nationalist government. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The contribution made by American capitalism to German war preparations before 1940 can only be described as phenomenal. (reformation.org)
  • Before World War II (~1940) there were only about ten auxin researchers, excluding those in applied areas. (nii.ac.jp)
  • In September 1940, Japan signed the Tripartite Pact with Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy, in which they agreed to assist one another should any of them be attacked by a country not already involved in the war. (history.com)
  • Counties designated as World War II defense areas, 1942 (1 item). (archives.gov)
  • In 1942 they were captured by the Japanese and spent two years as prisoners of war. (mocp.org)
  • As the Second World War raged in Europe, on March 10, 1942, the U.S. District Court in Brooklyn made Mary Trump a naturalized citizen. (newyorker.com)
  • When World War II ended in 1942, Australia entered a new period of production where steel sheet was in high demand for domestic whitewoods and the manufacturing of vehicles. (tenbreakfast.com.au)
  • When the United States entered World War II, Arnon volunteered for the Army. (nap.edu)
  • He served for a year as a medical officer in the New Deal-era Civilian Conservation Corps before joining the Army as a doctor during World War II. (chicagotribune.com)
  • During the war, he served in the U.S. Army Postal Unit in England. (baltimoresun.com)
  • These campaigns created a distinctively Maoist revolutionary strategy that depended on close connections between the Red Army and the peasant population in the area of operations. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The harshness of everyday life of the common soldier in the Popular Army of the Republic, during a war which few expected to last nearly three years, had an immensely negative effect on performance. (libcom.org)
  • Welch attended Army Officer Candidate School when the U.S. entered World War I , but the war ended before he received his commission as a second lieutenant. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • And in 1936, over 1,400 soldiers mutinied in Tokyo, seizing the army ministry and murdering several high-ranking politicians. (history.com)
  • That winter, the Japanese army massacred an estimated 200,000 civilians and prisoners of war in and around the city of Nanking. (history.com)
  • LOGGING in forest areas in India is generally in the hands of contractors to whom the Government sells the forests on stump through public auction. (fao.org)
  • The book studies the relation between the avant-garde and graphic humour in two critical historical periods: the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) and the early years of the Cuban Revolution (1959-1961). (powells.com)
  • A study of combat avoidance, fraternisation and desertion on both sides of the conflict during the Spanish civil war. (libcom.org)
  • The Spanish Civil War was one of the great dramas of the twentieth century. (libcom.org)
  • Historians of the Spanish Civil War have been fascinated by its major battles, focusing on "decisive" encounters such as Madrid, Guadalajara, Teruel, and the Ebro. (libcom.org)
  • It has often been said, remarked John Hewetson in War Commentary for Anarchism , four years after the end of the Spanish Civil War, that the Spanish Revolution of 1936 threw up into prominence no 'world figures' comparable with Lenin and Trotsky in the Russian Revolution. (spunk.org)
  • 1) The scene shows warships then (2) Saionji, then (3) soldiers and more signs of war. (virginia.edu)
  • During World War I, the armament industry on both sides of conflict decided that the guns and cannons could not kill people fast enough, so they introduced chemical warfare and soldiers were suddenly dying in massive numbers as mustard gas swept over the battlefields. (eaec.org)
  • Soviet war planes could bomb Tokyo if necessary. (virginia.edu)
  • Mao was elected chairman of the new Jiangxi Soviet (local Communist government) in this isolated base area, but soon lost power to the Returned Student group (a reference to their study in Moscow ), which took over party leadership and pushed him aside. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The war also increased the power of the Soviet Union, which gained control of Eastern Europe and part of Germany. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Yet these American capitalists were willing to finance and subsidize the Soviet Union while the Vietnam war was underway, knowing that the Soviets were supplying the other side. (reformation.org)
  • S. and Soviet forces in the Austrian area Mr. Standfast http://back2basicspridedance.org/library/mr-standfast . (back2basicspridedance.org)
  • As Foreign Minister of the Soviet Union, Gromyko was directly involved in deliberations with the Americans during the Cuban Missile Crisis and helped broker a peace treaty ending the 1965 Indo-Pakistani War . (wikipedia.org)
  • Handed over to the Soviet Union as war reparations, first serving in the navy and since as training ship for the merchant shipping for the department of fishery and in 1991 handed over to the Technical University of Murmansk. (blogspot.nl)
  • Joseph Stalin ordered a biological war laboratory to be built at the Leningrad Military Academy even though the Soviet Union had signed the 1925 Geneva Convention which outlawed the use of chemical and biological weapons during war. (eaec.org)
  • and for improvement of housing standards, particularly in slums and blighted areas. (archives.gov)
  • Mydans's work in the collection of the MoCP is representative of the roughly one year that Mydans worked for the RA, during which he photographed in the slums and surrounding areas of Washington, D.C. (mocp.org)
  • The border regions, inhabited from the thirteenth century on by a high proportion of German-speaking people, were resettled by Czechs after World War II when more than 2.5 million Bohemian and Moravian Germans were transferred from the country or chose to leave. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The "shadows" that this conference and these papers intend to dispel are the ones that have hitherto obscured our complete understanding of World War II's place in the history of twentieth-century Asia, and of Japan's role in it. (hudson.org)
  • Carl C. "Charlie" Kiessling, who was a letter carrier in Roland Park from 1936 to 1972 except for World War II military service, died Thursday of pneumonia at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. (baltimoresun.com)
  • By the time of the first surviving U.S. Census for the area, dating to 1810, there was a sizable "mulatto" community in the Dumfries District. (nps.gov)
  • Because of the war, families evacuated the large cities and children were no longer educated. (smore.com)
  • World War II was caused in large part by the rise of totalitarian regimes in Germany and Italy and by the domination of the military in Japan. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • On neither side did the "masses" volunteer in large numbers to fight, and the number of volunteers in areas controlled by the insurgents was roughly similar relative to population to numbers in the Republican zone. (libcom.org)
  • In 1936, Georges-Gaston Gaspard launches the building of a large warehouse in Valenciennes area, which becomes the main operating centre of the company. (applegate.co.uk)
  • As early as 1936, the Queensland Government commissioned large steel projects, such as the Story Bridge. (tenbreakfast.com.au)
  • Project files for multi-unit housing developments, consisting of sample dossiers for twelve representative projects, 1936-46. (archives.gov)
  • No one is certain because those who are left often keep their religious identity secret and the country itself hasn't had a census since 1936. (archive.org)
  • The papers published in this volume reflect the efforts of six distinguished scholars and of the organizers of the conference "Asian Shadows: The Hidden History of the Second World War," at which the papers were presented in January 2017, to correct this parochial perspective on the conflict that Japanese scholars call the Pacific War. (hudson.org)
  • The devastating Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on December 7, 1941, resulted in a U.S. declaration of war on Japan the following day. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Yet, ten years later in World War II, after transfer of the Standard Oil of New Jersey hydrogenation patents and technology to I. G. Farben (used to produce synthetic gasoline from coal), Germany produced about 6 1/2 million tons of oil of which 85 percent (5 1/2 million tons) was synthetic oil using the Standard Oil hydrogenation process. (reformation.org)
  • Just 24 years before, that bloodiest of wars had finally ended. (michaelnovak.net)
  • Discover a thousand years of history whilst experiencing all the specialist areas on offer at the University of Reading. (reading.ac.uk)
  • Mr. Kiessling was president of Montego Bay Civic Association there for three years and belonged to the Ocean City association's Senior Center and the local Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts. (baltimoresun.com)
  • In recent years, Eastern Market served as a focal point in the revitalization of the Capitol Hill area, making it once again a "town center," both politically and commercially. (nps.gov)
  • The years immediately following World War II were marked by high population mobility. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The brick and corrugated-iron buildings, many of which were of fireresistant construction, survived the Second World War, and in 1949 the wharf was acquired by James Moore & Company (later Jones, Moore & Company) for general storage. (british-history.ac.uk)
  • Until the outbreak of the Second World War, Marguerite Vogt then worked in Paris as a postdoctoral fellow under the guidance of the geneticist Boris Ephrussi. (mdc-berlin.de)
  • Charles Garrett, Ambassador of Great Britain to Macedonia in Nezavisen vesnik reminds of the fact that Sergei and Yulia Skripal were targets of the first aggressive use of nerve gas in Europe after the Second World War and adds that Britain responded to the attack in Salisbury by expelling 23 persons that are undeclared spies in the Russian embassy in London. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Targeting Sergei Skripal by applying a military-grade nerve agent constitutes the first offensive use of a nerve agent in Europe since the Second World War, the four countries said in a joint statement. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • trolleys ends at the de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre in the United Kingdom, which is three speed, leading the similar governance, W4050, the similar controlled nose of a Second World War British power film along in support in the first top. (itesm.mx)
  • The war ships mark 'an internal struggle between men of war and men of peace to control Japan's national policy. (virginia.edu)
  • Brigadier General Nathaniel Taylor began building Sabine Hill between 1814 and 1816, after returning home to Elizabethton following the War of 1812. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the War of 1812 he had command of the American fortifications at the port of Mobile, Alabama. (wikipedia.org)
  • Madison, who used the tower room above the entrance as a study, signed the Treaty of Ghent there, which ended the War of 1812. (nps.gov)
  • Richard was a veteran of the Korean War, serving overseas with the U.S. Marine Corps. (oneidadispatch.com)
  • First published in 1936 by World War One Veteran and United States Postal worker turned travel agent Victor H. Green, the hotels and restaurants listed in the original "Negro Motorist Green Book" were limited to the New York City area. (neh.gov)
  • Learn more about hall and room types, room and window dimensions, window treatments, furniture provided, common areas, other buildings and amenities, and access to individual residence halls. (jcu.edu)
  • But the bombing of Japanese railroad bridges is used as an excuse for militarists to drive the war machine into Manchuria, 'then wait to see what the world will do about it. (virginia.edu)
  • But growing friction over the fate of the Korean Peninsula, as Chinese rule decayed and Japan stepped in to protect its own interests in Korea, led to the first Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895). (hudson.org)
  • With the development of lumbering and agricultural resources, the upper river valley area, by the 1820s and 1830s, became increasingly economically important. (familysearch.org)
  • Tong is still dominated by fishing and, increasingly, tourism, and many extended MacLeod relatives live in the area. (newyorker.com)
  • The Aroostook War developed when the respective state and colonial militias were called out. (familysearch.org)
  • In the first few months of war, militias recruited from the various parties and unions of the left defended the Republic. (libcom.org)
  • World War I veterans block the steps of the Capital during the Bonus March, July 5, 1932 (Underwood and Underwood). (illinois.edu)
  • Among those was his self-help housing project that began in 1946 called Flanner Homes, Inc. The project became a national model for providing local and federal funding to help low-income black war veterans (the first project participants) build their own homes. (iupui.edu)
  • Behind the bands stomped veterans of the Civil War in Union blue. (michaelnovak.net)
  • Following World War I, the town of Twentynine Palms saw an influx of veterans suffering from the effects of gas inhalation, drawn to the area by its warm, arid climate. (us-parks.com)
  • Quiet fronts were nonetheless the background from which major battles emerged, as nonbelligerency in one area permitted the high command to plan major attacks in another. (libcom.org)
  • Hydrofluoric acid was also used extensively during the war in the manufacture of catalytic compounds used in the refining of petroleum products to make gasoline. (casitasdegila.com)
  • Under his leadership as Superintendent (1936-1975), a new facility was built and opened in 1944 at 16th and Missouri Streets (333 West 16th Street) as a result of the "Indianapolis Study. (iupui.edu)
  • While Lebanon's Jewish population actually rose after the creation of Israel in 1948, Jews began leaving when the Civil War divided the country along sectarian lines in 1975. (archive.org)
  • Mouflier managed to get the backing of wealthy Parisians to open Hotel de Paris in 1932, which then brought the opening of the first drag lift in 1936 taking the first skiers up the Solaise slope, followed shortly after by the first cable car in 1936. (seasonworkers.com)
  • If the Montreux Convention comes to an end one way or another, Turkey may not obtain a similar leverage for the protection of the region's stability, especially in the area covered by the Turkish Straits. (eurasiareview.com)
  • Those decades between 1880 and World War II saw the region's first spike of investment and population growth. (thedailybeast.com)
  • They would later cover the Korean War, among many other events. (mocp.org)
  • After the Civil War , freed slaves joined other African American families in a community which developed near the Cabin Branch Creek. (nps.gov)
  • Captivity, Flight, and Survival in World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Goldblatt argues that the players concern was not who went up or down the league, but due to the First World War, that there would be no league at all the following season. (wikipedia.org)
  • World War II had effected education and children significantly. (smore.com)
  • His father was a food wholesaler who, in the aftermath of World War I, lost his business and became a purchasing agent. (nap.edu)
  • This is particularly true of World War II in the Pacific and of the epic conflict between Japan and the United States in that war. (hudson.org)
  • In the palace park is the Mausoleum (heavily damaged in World War II) with the graves of Frederick William III and Louise of Prussia. (britannica.com)
  • Virtually destroyed during World War II , the Baroque Eosander Chapel in Charlottenburg Palace has been restored. (britannica.com)
  • By the end of the war, the United States had become the most powerful nation in the world, the possessor and user of atomic weapons. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Hitler broke the Versailles Treaty, which had ended World War I and disarmed Germany, and proceeded with a massive buildup of the German armed forces. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • With the invasion of Poland, World War II began. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • You can even play First Person Shooters like the World War 2 game. (back2basicspridedance.org)
  • A small amount of tungsten was recovered during World War II. (petroleumnews.com)
  • 2nd World War affects nastily the Gaspard facilities, which are destroyed by an air raid. (applegate.co.uk)
  • During World War II, Chechens are falsely accused of collaborating with the invading Nazis. (learner.org)
  • The Karelian was first exhibited at a dog show in Helsinki in 1936, but by the end of World War II the breed was all but extinct. (greatdogsite.com)
  • His studies in adsorption led to the creation of a carbon gas-mask that saved thousands of people in World War I. His inventions and scientific heritage brought fame to this country and Institute of Organic Chemistry. (nsc.ru)
  • The career of this information is to make beam events and techniques with a beam of testing free to each of the Commonwealth pages that was home during World War II. (rollwithitmn.org)
  • The Khmer were fortunate in escaping the suffering endured by most other Southeast Asian peoples during World War II. (countrystudies.us)
  • Because of his service during World War II as a brigadier general in charge of the New York Ordnance District, people who knew him addressed him as the General. (foundationcenter.org)
  • During World War II he sponsored and aided a number of European refugees to the United States. (syr.edu)
  • Not only will you experience this world renowned ski area on your doorstep, but there is also plenty more on offer off the slopes during the season from the challenge of la Face to the X Games! (seasonworkers.com)
  • After World War I, there was such an outcry from people around the world that the political leaders met and agreed to outlaw chemical weaponry. (eaec.org)
  • Chemical weapons were not used in World War II, but the military industrial complex in all the warring nations increased the efficiency of their weapons with the addition of aircraft carriers, submarines, heavy four engine bombers and fast fighter aircraft. (eaec.org)
  • From the 1870s through World War II hemp was grown in small quantities in Kentucky with several surges in production prompted by various short-lived demands. (edisonhouse.org)
  • America's Hundred Thousand: U.S. Production Fighters of World War II, American Aircraft Development of WW II. (christian-schmidt.com)
  • American Bomber Aircraft Development in World War 2, American Paratrooper Helmets, American PT Boats in World War II, Vol. 1, American PT Boats in World War II, Vol. 2, American Secret Projects 2. (christian-schmidt.com)
  • He and his wife, Shelley Smith, a researcher-reporter for the magazine, traveled extensively in Europe and in Asia on assignment for the magazine and were active in covering the combat zones of World War II. (mocp.org)
  • The news that a container ship from the Zim Israeli shipping line was scheduled to arrive in the Bay Area today has sparked a tremendous outpouring of solidarity for Palestine, especially in the aftermath of the Israeli massacre of volunteers bringing humanitarian aid to Gaza on May 31. (libcom.org)
  • M y grandparents moved to Texas from the South after the U.S. Civil War and settled on small farms in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. (nobelprize.org)
  • Anarcho-communist currents appeared during the English Civil War and the French Revolution of the 17th and 18th centuries, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • while Union and Confederate uniforms, cannon balls, and muskets remain to tell of the fierce fighting that took place during the latter stage of the Civil War. (back2basicspridedance.org)
  • Nor have historians of Spain seen its civil war from the distance of the future consumer society where the struggle for commodities replaced a variety of wartime militancies. (libcom.org)
  • After the Civil War, many of those African Americans lived near the eastern boundary of the Park in a community called Batestown. (nps.gov)
  • During the Civil War, slaves served as cooks, body guards, and they had other duties. (familysearch.org)
  • When Andrew Johnson pardoned Confederates at the end of the Civil War on May 29, 1865, some had to apply for amnesty because they were not granted amnesty in the proclamation issued. (familysearch.org)
  • Hemp production in Kentucky began to decline dramatically during and after the Civil War. (edisonhouse.org)
  • Located in the Savoie area of France, at its lowest point, 1850 metres above sea level, it was the Parisian Jacques Mouflier who saw the resorts ideal potential for snow sports. (seasonworkers.com)
  • Sail area 4.195 square metres. (blogspot.nl)
  • Both American and British citizens settled the area and, since the international boundary in this area was poorly defined, conflict between the British colony of New Brunswick and the State of Maine inevitably erupted. (familysearch.org)
  • As part of the Department of the Interior's strategy to revitalize communities by promoting public awareness of history and encouraging tourists to visit historic places throughout the Nation, the National Register of Historic Places is cooperating with communities, regions, and Heritage Areas throughout the United States to create online travel itineraries. (nps.gov)
  • Concepts such as belonging and mobility, content areas that bring geography and history together, and opportunities to construct original arguments around the significance of place, race, and U.S. history are included in this lesson. (neh.gov)
  • It is important to research the geographical area and history of landmarks such as schools, churches, and businesses that an ancestor may have frequented. (familysearch.org)
  • From a distance, I recognized LA's layers of history most vividly in the downtown area. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Nikolay D. Zelinsky headed one of the Institute's departments in 1936-53 and made a great contribution to the Institute advancement. (nsc.ru)
  • Cite as: Flanner House Records, 1936-1992, Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives, IUPUI University Library, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. (iupui.edu)
  • Recently, the pharmacy profession in Great Britain has embraced public health as a key area for development, and the government has been keen to make full use of pharmacists in pursuing its public health goals. (bmj.com)
  • He, too, decamped by decade's end to Century City on the city's west side, part of the great post-war flight to the suburbs that saw the downtown's magnificent movie palaces and ornate department stores empty out and decay. (thedailybeast.com)
  • In the area of paints and adhesives, Nobel Industries is one of Europe's foremost manufacturers, with market strongholds in Great Britain, Ireland, Belgium, Greece, and Scandinavia. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • After occupying the Cape Colony in that year, Britain took permanent possession in 1815 at the end of the Napoleonic Wars, bringing in 5,000 settlers. (infoplease.com)
  • During the first few months of the war, from July 1936 to approximately the end of the year, tranquillity was relatively rare. (libcom.org)
  • By the middle of the next year a few settlers, looking for better lands, ventured beyond the peninsula and encountered violent opposition from the Kanaks of that area (see Saussol 1990:38). (culturalsurvival.org)