Category Archives: 20th Century

Allied Power: Mobilizing Hydro-electricity during Canada's

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The automobile was at first much more fuel-efficient than the railroad. The box is also stamped "PAT APPd FOR 18816", which indicates the makers had applied for a patent to protect their design. The sole manufacturer of the Bowles stethoscopes in America during the first half of the 20th century was George P. This spoon is a very pleasing weight and is well made, the detail and texture makes this spoon a pleasure to hold and use.

Amid the guns below;: The story of the Canadian Corps,

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So he became known as the "miracle child of Europe", and people from all over came to see him. PETER PETERSON) A great pair of handmade sterling cufflinks by New York, mid 20th century jeweler, E. The majority of the Karen people live in Myanmar, Burma, but they also comprise the largest of the Hill Tribes of northern and western Thailand, near the border with Myanmar. LORD INCHCAPE established the "P&O Shipping Company" and was the actual founder of the "Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank" that helped in covering up the opium trade.

Path of Thorns: Soviet Mennonite Life under Communist and

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Jacob J. Neufeld

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The eruption had a decadal impact of wildlife, affecting the spawning of salmon in the rivers near Katmai/Novarupta for years. That is certainly much higher than it was at the beginning of the 20th Century, but nowhere near the high of 1933 during the Great Depression. But this wasn't enough torture yet: The cage was so small that the boy could neither stretch his legs out nor stand up, and therefore his limbs grew at angles. The biggest opportunities existed in the West and in the South, where large portions of the landscape were still lightly populated.

The World Economy and National Economies in the Interwar

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In the end, Hubbard's expedition proved the most efficient and successful. In 1990, he and some of his followers ran for parliament but lost. Establishment of such habits may require that the infant be encouraged to discontinue eating at the earliest sign of willingness to do so. Middle-class workers included salaried employees such as business managers, physicians, lawyers, and teachers. Montreal: Canadian Centre for Architecture, 1990.

Twentieth Century Newfoundland: Explorations (Newfoundland

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For each offered test or procedure, women must decide if they want the test, and if so, what they are willing to do based on the results. I will eventually need to upgrade my entire system but I will definitely not be using 20th Century when I do! However, no hierarchy or social status was implied and census manuals noted that the designation of household head was only for the purposes of organizing the data collected.

Images of Justice (McGill-Queen's Native and Northern

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Evaporated milk was first marketed by Gail Borden in 1858 ( Wharton 1941 ); beginning in 1885, it was sold in hermetically sealed cans sterilized by heat. In 1956, the Ford Motor Company sold common stock. 10.2 million shares were sold on the first day, roughly 22% of the company. This photograph from the mid-1940s shows a patient undergoing ECT. Image circa 1915. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Marja Ambrozewicz, a teacher at the Ballet School of Warsaw, shown in Paris around 1920. (Photo by Choumoff/Roger Viollet/Getty Images) Famed ballet dancer Anna Pavlova posing for a portrait in Belgium on September 16, 1927. (AP Photo) Russian Ballet dancers Lyubov Tchernicheva, Alice Nikitina, Alexandra Danilova (1904-1997), Felia Doubrovska and Serge Lifar during a production of "Apollon Musagetes" in 1928, composed by Igor Stravinsky and choreographed by George Balanchine. (Photo by Sasha/Getty Images) Alexandra Danilova in "Apollo Musagete" in Paris in June of 1928. (Photo by Lipnitzki/Roger Viollet/Getty Images) Ballet Russe dancers, Serge Lifar (1905-1986) and Alexandra Danilova (1904-1997) in "Apollon Musagetes" in 1928. (Photo by Sasha/Getty Images) Nini Theilade, an Indonesian ballet dancer, adopting a ballet pose for a studio portrait in September 1933. (Photo by Sasha/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) "Beauty And The Beast" audition at Lyceum Theater in London in November of 1937. (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images) A dancer tying up her shoes in 1937. (Photo by Baron/Getty Images) Vera Zorina, the stage name of Eva Hartwig, the ballet dancer and actress, rehearsing with her husband George Balanchine for the Warner Brothers musical production of "On Your Toes" in 1939. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Tamara Toumanova, one of George Balanchine's original "baby ballerinas," shown in 1939. (AP Photo) Trinidad-born ballerina Pamela May (Doris May, 1917-2005) performing in "Dante Sonata," by Frederick Ashton, in 1940. (Photo by Baron/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Dutch ballet dancer Marina Franca (b. 1918) poses on point in a peacock costume on April 18, 1941. (Photo by Weegee (Arthur Fellig) / International Center of Photography / Getty Images) Dancers from the Ballet Rambert during a performance at the Open Air Theatre in Brockwell Park, London in 1943. (Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Getty Images) A dancer in "The Quest," performed by the Sadler's Wells Ballet at the New Theatre in 1943. (Photo by Tunbridge/Tunbridge-Sedgwick Pictorial Press/Getty Images) English ballerina Alicia Markova (1910-2004) of the Ballets Russes in costume for the ballet "Aurora's Wedding" by Sergei Diaghilev in New York City in 1946. (Photo by Constance Bannister Corp/Getty Images) Behind the stage curtains, Susan, niece of the dancer Alicia Markova Asshe, imitates her aunt who is performing with Anton Dolin on stage in 1949. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images) The cast of a Festival Ballet production of Jules Perrot's ballet "Pas De Quatre," at a photo-call in London in 1950.

Observing the Outports: Describing Newfoundland Culture,

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The work was hard and dangerous; on 19 May 1918 No. 1 Canadian General Hospital in Étaples was bombed. Bland, “Military Command in Canada,” in Bernd Horn and Stephen J. Building would be completed in 1626. 1509 Michelangelo paints the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. 1510 Leonardo da Vinci designs horizontal water wheel, an early version of the modern water turbine. Zelman and Stevens prove beyond any doubt that gun control is a necessary precondition for genocide. The west was by now dependent on oil and together with prices quadrupling.

Blood and Daring: How Canada Fought the American Civil War

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John Boyko

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In addition, Flexner envisioned clinical teaching in academically oriented hospitals, where thoughtful physicians and psychiatrists would pursue research stimulated by the questions that arose in the course of patient care and teach their students to do the same. Note 23 The same manuscript included a series of policy recommendations to reverse these growing tendencies and stimulate the birth rate. In Nova Scotia, the right to vote was given to the sons of anyone qualified to vote, on condition that the total value of the father's (or mother's, if the father was deceased) property was sufficient to qualify him to vote and that the son had not been absent from the family home for more than four months during the year preceding an election.

The Veterans Charter and Post-World War II Canada

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The names of German soldiers ("Hessians") who came to Canada after the American Revolution, at the same time as the Loyalists, are listed in: DeMarce, Virginia Easley. Sparta, Wisc.: Joy Reisinger, 1984. (Family History Library Call No. 971 W2dv; microfiche 6101456 ) This book contains about 1,300 brief biographies. Or they may prefer more popular performers–Deanna Durbin, Céline Dion, Johnny Wayne and Frank Shuster or Mary Travers, the French-Canadian recording sensation of the 1930s better known as La Bolduc.

The victory campaign: The operations in north-west Europe,

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While financial factors are a major consideration for any collector taking up an expansive collection such as 20th-century Canadian quarters, hobbyists often find that the greatest challenge in acquiring the coins they want isn’t necessarily price but rather the difficulty of locating certain pieces. Farm-movement women, for example, were active in the temperance crusade, the women’s suffrage movement, child welfare and rural education, as well as in the economic and political struggles they shared with farm men.
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