• suburban
  • He and other developers sought to build a model suburban community with wide streets and shade-giving elm trees. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1950s style of suburban real-estate development is mocked by Pete Seeger in the 1962 song "Little Boxes", and it is criticized for contributing to urban sprawl, a phenomenon which results in diminished woods and prairie. (wikipedia.org)
  • retirement age
  • Black-and-white photography demonstrating simple yet recommended physical exercises complements the medically sound and practical advice in this "must-read" for anyone approaching retirement age, as well as the adult children and/or caretakers of elderly individuals. (midwestbookreview.com)
  • 1920s
  • The largest body of water completely within the township is Lake Sylva, a man-made lake that was created in the 1920s when an earthen dam was constructed across the Shabakunk Creek. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term for this period came into use in the 1920s and 1930s and was derived from writer Mark Twain's 1873 novel The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today, which satirized an era of serious social problems masked by a thin gold gilding. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term "Gilded Age" for the period of economic boom after the American Civil War up to the turn of the century was applied to the era by historians in the 1920s, who took the term from one of Mark Twain's lesser known novels, The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today (1873). (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1920s and 30s "Gilded Age" became a designated period in American history. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term for this period came into use in the 1920s and 1930s and was derived from writer Mark Twain 's 1873 novel The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today , which satirized an era of serious social problems masked by a thin gold gilding. (mashpedia.com)
  • late
  • La Condesa has experienced a building boom in the late 1990s and 2000s, resulting in many new modernist buildings, carrying on the tradition of exceptional architecture that includes fine examples of Art Deco and Streamline Moderne. (wikitravel.org)
  • Then, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, as the city began to expand south and west with the development of manufacturing and shipping interests, the area began to develop. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Trenton Junction Station was built in the late 1880s, and c. 1930 it was renamed West Trenton Station. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Gilded Age in United States history is the late 19th century, from the 1870s to about 1900. (wikipedia.org)
  • Briers's career ranged from television, to theatre, to film and radio with the actor, trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, making his West End debut in the late 1950s. (reuters.com)
  • early
  • Mountain View was built beginning in the early 1950s and is a moderate-income area dominated by aging single-family homes, mainly of stucco or brick, which has long been home to many active-duty soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss and retired Army personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this early era the Worthington Hospital, named in honor of the Bishop, was built nearby at South 10th and Pierce Streets, too. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 1900s, the Worthington Mansion became home to the Presbyterian Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • West Trenton is a residential neighborhood of semi-attached twins and detached singles built from the early 1900s through the 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • The early half of the Gilded Age roughly coincided with the middle portion of the Victorian era in Britain and the Belle Époque in France. (wikipedia.org)
  • More and more small additions were added to the main building, including a small portion with a false stone veneer added to the back in the early 1960's. (blogspot.com)
  • 1851
  • Its most noted president was Mary Pickersgill, the seamstress who made the Star Spangled Banner Flag, who served from 1828 to 1851. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Gibson House, built in 1851 in the Georgian Rival style, still stands in its original location at 5172 Yonge Street, and is now a historic house museum. (wikipedia.org)
  • people's
  • Nearly 5,000 people have been relocated from their homes, thousands of children moved to neighboring schools, and people's daily lives disrupted on a massive scale. (oceanfutures.org)
  • Since provision had been made for the poor of all creeds by the Cornelius Foundation given by Cornelius de Greiff , the Krefeld old people's home was intended for unattached women who had some money (married couples were not necessarily excluded), for whom rent, light, and heat were furnished free. (gameo.org)
  • despite
  • In December 2011, the non-partisan organization Public Campaign criticized DTE Energy for spending $4.37 million on lobbying and not paying any taxes during 2008-2010, instead getting $17 million in tax rebates, despite making a profit of $2.5 billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lewis was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and learned to play the piano by age six, despite very poor eyesight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite his age, he seemed very awake and sharp, and was still full of plans - also of building yet another church. (traveladventures.org)
  • Despite all of the work and improvement done to the complex, the nursing home closed in 2002. (blogspot.com)
  • residences
  • The main commercial district extends along North Olden Avenue Extension (County Route 622), originally constructed to connect north Trenton residences with the now-closed General Motors Inland Fisher Guide Plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though there are few original instruments in their original homes, hundreds of theatre pipe organs (typically rescued from defunct theaters or from venues no longer using and maintaining their organs) are installed in public venues throughout the world today, while many more exist in private residences. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • To make this possible, schools have designed curriculum in some majors to fit a three-year time schedule. (midwestbookreview.com)
  • In 1864, the organization's charter was again changed to include a home for aged men, and about this time the school was closed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Combined with the aging housing stock and traffic congestion, the neighborhood became less appealing to the middle-class, who left in large numbers during this time. (wikipedia.org)
  • For them, "Gilded Age" was a pejorative term used to describe a time of materialistic excesses combined with extreme poverty. (wikipedia.org)
  • As newspaper accounts of the time relate, the short-fused Ruth then engaged in a heated argument with apparently equally short-fused home plate umpire Brick Owens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time to go home. (traveladventures.org)
  • cake
  • Debbie provided everything required to make it an enjoyable stay, including a home baked cake. (airbnb.com)
  • One of the small boys eventually went to the house of the Italian priest who was the creative spirit here, to announce the arrival of a foreign guest, and before I knew it, I was invited inside and was having a drink with a piece of home-made cake (I could not help to notice the Italian olive oil on the shelf). (traveladventures.org)
  • years
  • Shore was sheriff of Forsyth County, North Carolina for many years, and led the 1950s effort to build a minor league baseball park in Winston-Salem, a park that was ultimately named for him and is the home of the Wake Forest University baseball team. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kim Craig has spent the past three years in Korea, hoping to get home to the US. (pri.org)
  • Last month, a Korean adoptee, Adam Crapser , lost his bid to stay in the US and is expected to be deported back to South Korea - a country he left nearly 40 years ago at the age of 3 - because he also never received citizenship. (pri.org)
  • It seemed that the 17 acre Villa Maria parcel was home to several uncommon species of trees, some dating back two hundred years. (blogspot.com)
  • Life
  • The care for the aged, indigent, ill, and orphaned has always been an integral part of the religious and social life of the Mennonites, although the forms have changed with circumstances. (gameo.org)
  • Kim Craig's troubles started with her unstable home life in the US. (pri.org)
  • career
  • Growing up with the influences of the pioneer blues musicians until the advent of rock and roll, Lewis began to build a musical career in the 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • neighborhood
  • Restoration efforts in Elmwood were featured on 'Season 11 of Bob Vilia's Home Again' when he helps 11 neighbors with various projects over the course of 13 episodes highlighting the historic nature of homes in the neighborhood. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Weidman died of congestive heart failure at his home in the Highland Park neighborhood of Los Angeles on August 6, 2014, at the age of 93. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • The home, which was supplemented with a men's home in 1864, became the focus of the society, and today the organization has evolved into the Pickersgill Retirement Community in Towson, Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • soldiers
  • When the war ended, he observed that Minnesota was having a housing crisis: Soldiers were coming home, finding few places to live and were forced to move in with relatives, or into cramped apartments, or into the metal housing structure known as the Quonset hut. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trenton
  • It is home to the New Jersey State Police Headquarters, Trenton-Mercer Airport, Trenton Country Club, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company, The Homasote Company, The Marie H. Katzenbach School for the Deaf, and the nearby Villa Victoria Academy, a Catholic primary and secondary school for girls. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • Founded in 1950 through the leasing and renovation of a large building, it had a capacity of some 75. (gameo.org)
  • area
  • Their pre-colonial subsistence activities in the area included hunting, fishing, pottery-making, and simple farming. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the 1985 earthquake which hit the area hard, many of its residents moved on to areas like Polanco and Lomas de Chapultepec and many of the Art Deco and midcentury modern homes and apartments became abandoned. (wikitravel.org)
  • You can walk on the moor from our front door, in Dartmoor's best area for bronze and iron age remains. (airbnb.com)
  • Thompson saw this situation as an opportunity, and began building his first houses in a rural area south of Minneapolis. (wikipedia.org)
  • After seeing the area where the boarders lived (before I knew it, one of the kids was singing the Titanic title song with his eyes closed while I was sitting on the bed of one of them), the various ponds, the school building and sports areas, and, of course, the highlight of the complex: St Paul church. (traveladventures.org)
  • style
  • Designed in the high Queen Anne style, the home has retained many of its original interior features. (wikipedia.org)
  • The prototype of this style is Wright's first independent commission, with its innovative design: the William H. Winslow House of River Forrest, Illinois built in 1893. (wikipedia.org)
  • theatre
  • Given their prominent placement in houses of popular entertainment, theatre organ consoles were typically decorated in gaudy ways, with brightly colored stop tabs, and painted bright red and black, or solid gold, or ivory with gold trim, with built-in console lighting. (wikipedia.org)
  • A spectacular original example is the so-called Rhinestone Barton, installed in 1928 in the former RKO Iowa Theatre (now home to Theatre Cedar Rapids in Cedar Rapids, Iowa). (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the largest theatre organs ever built (and certainly boasting the largest console ever built for a theatre organ) was the 6 manual 52 rank Barton installed in the massive Chicago Stadium. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Rudolph Wurlitzer company, to whom Robert Hope-Jones licensed his name and patents, was the most prolific and well-known manufacturer (2,234 were built), and the phrase Mighty Wurlitzer became an almost generic term for the theatre organ. (wikipedia.org)
  • post
  • When a new post office was built in Willowdale, the postal villages of Lansing and Willowdale were combined as the new postal village of Willowdale, within the Township of North York. (wikipedia.org)
  • poor
  • Many of the problems faced by society, especially the poor, during the Gilded Age gave rise to attempted reforms in the subsequent Progressive Era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Streets
  • Also, Thompson was able to build on inexpensive land away from the city, because the automobile and the public streets and highways had come of age, which gave homeowners greater mobility and the ability to commute. (wikipedia.org)
  • I started walking one of the main streets, away from the river, and quite soon reached big school building. (traveladventures.org)
  • houses
  • To keep his prices down, he saved on building costs in a number of ways: by taking ideas from the assembly line, by creating great quantities of houses, by building them in proximity to each other, and by using the same plans over and over. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • The home continues to operate with a variety of independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing care accommodations. (wikipedia.org)
  • later on, since most of them were rural people, parents were generally taken care of in the homes of their children. (gameo.org)
  • family
  • He had lived with his wife and family in the home since they built it in the 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Breakers , a Gilded Age mansion in Newport, Rhode Island , belonging to the wealthy Vanderbilt family of railroad industry tycoons . (mashpedia.com)
  • first each basement would be excavated and constructed of cinder blocks, then each house would be erected on top of that, then the new family would move in. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kim Craig was adopted at the age of 5 by a family in New Hope, Minnesota. (pri.org)
  • children
  • 70% of children under the age of six spoke a language other than English as their primary language. (wikipedia.org)
  • Younger children are at higher risk for lead exposure, especially those who live in communities where the homes were built before 1978 (particularly those before the 1950s) because the homes may contain lead-based paint. (childrensdayton.org)
  • If a child lives in a state where there is no lead screening program, children should be screened at 12 and 24 months age (when the highest risk occurs). (childrensdayton.org)
  • More than 160,000 children from South Korea have been adopted internationally since the 1950s. (pri.org)
  • plans
  • As of June 2016, DTE Energy plans to build a solar arrays in Lapeer, Michigan that will be one of the largest in the eastern United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • popular
  • Mexico City's first Bauhaus-type apartment building, the Edificio Basurto, was built in 1938 and was popular amongst entertainment industry figures. (wikitravel.org)
  • It was commercialised in the 1950s and then became very popular outside Navarre. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Wa
  • In Switzerland homes for the aged were established among the Mennonites, and in South Germany and France, only after World War II. (gameo.org)
  • During World War II the numerous buildings of the congregation, including the church and the home for the aged, were destroyed. (gameo.org)
  • state
  • State health department recommendations for lead screening vary depending on a child's age and risk of lead exposure. (childrensdayton.org)
  • veterans
  • Adding to the demand for housing was the G.I. Bill, which offered veterans assistance and encouragement to purchase homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • golden age
  • The book (co-written with Charles Dudley Warner) satirized the promised 'golden age' after the Civil War, portrayed as an era of serious social problems masked by a thin gold gilding of economic expansion. (wikipedia.org)
  • north
  • The city congregations of North and East Germany had in some cases established homes for the aged and needy. (gameo.org)
  • gave
  • An article in the Baltimore Sun on June 4, 1850, gave these particulars of the home: The Widows Home -- This is the name of a really beautiful specimen of architecture, now rapidly approaching completion, and situated on West Lexington Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • The personal home of Bishop George Worthington of the Episcopal Church, the Worthington Mansion was a place of high social and religious importance during the pioneer era of Omaha history. (wikipedia.org)
  • I don't have a lot of memories, other than maybe [events that took place] outside of the home," she says. (pri.org)
  • nearly
  • Even more shocking, the U.S. Department of Transportation reports that of the nearly 1.6 million miles of natural gas pipelines connected to homes, over a third were built before 1970. (oceanfutures.org)
  • possible
  • They chose a 16-acre site in Towson, Maryland, familiar to the residents: it had served as a summer vacation retreat since 1943 when a bequest from Roberta and Augusta McLaughlin made the purchase of the property possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • The home was one of the first buildings to be erected in his development. (wikipedia.org)
  • More and more requests for comment were rejected by borough officials, leading the citizens of the town to believe that illegal deals were made to encourage development of the property. (blogspot.com)
  • long
  • Av. Amsterdam is long and slightly curving, making it easy to lose your direction while going along it. (wikitravel.org)