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The BIRTHPLACE of DEMOCRACY.

Subjects: BIRTHPLACES; FOUNDING Fathers of the United States; DEMOCRACY

  • Source: Faces; Nov/Dec2021, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p30-32, 3p, 4 Color Photographs

  • Abstract: Athens had become a direct democracy, which meant that the citizens of Athens ruled themselves and that political office was open to almost everyone. In 594 ... Copyright of Faces is the property of Cricket Media and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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An Unexpected President.

Subjects: PRESIDENTS of the United States; NUCLEAR weapons testing; DEMOCRATS (United States)

  • Source: Cobblestone; May/Jun2021, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p11-13, 3p, 3 Color Photographs

  • Abstract: PHOTO (COLOR): Senator Harry S. Truman (left) and President Franklin D. Roosevelt met for lunch on August 18, 1944. In early 1944, President Franklin D. Roosevelt decided to ... Copyright of Cobblestone is the property of Cricket Media and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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From Missouri to D.C.

Subjects: INDUSTRIAL laws & legislation; DEMOCRATS (United States); MILITARY reserve forcesWASHINGTON (D.C.); MISSOURI

  • Source: Cobblestone; May/Jun2021, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p8-10, 3p, 3 Color Photographs

  • Abstract: PHOTO (COLOR): As a U.S. senator, Truman served on a committee that worked to regulate U.S. railroad and shipping industries. Truman also backed ... Copyright of Cobblestone is the property of Cricket Media and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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Annette Gordon-Reed.

  • Authors : Hambleton, Vicki

  • Source: Footsteps; Nov/Dec99, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p20, 4p

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Many Hats.

Subjects: PRESIDENTS of the United States; CHIEF executive officers; BUREAUCRACY

  • Source: Cobblestone; Oct2020, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p28-31, 4p, 5 Color Photographs

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ELECTION CONTROVERSY.

Subjects: ELECTIONS; VOTING registers; CORRUPT practices in elections

  • Source: Cobblestone; Oct2020, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p18-23, 6p, 8 Color Photographs

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DEBRIEFING DR. PAYLOAD: An Interview with NASA Scientist Steve Squyres.

  • Authors : Eaglesham, Barbara

  • Source: Odyssey; May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p21, 3p, 5 Color Photographs

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Breaking Barriers.

Subjects: PUBLIC lands -- United States; UNITED States. Homestead Act of 1862

  • Source: Cobblestone; Oct2019, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p30-33, 4p, 3 Black and White Photographs, 3 Cartoon or Caricatures

  • Abstract: The article informs that women could claim and manage 160 acres of free, public land in their own names under U.S. Homestead Act of 1862.

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EQUALITY ON THE PLAINS.

Subjects: UNITED States. Homestead Act of 1862; SLAVERY in the United StatesLINCOLN, Abraham, 1809-1865

  • Source: Cobblestone; Oct2019, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p26-29, 4p, 4 Black and White Photographs, 1 Cartoon or Caricature

  • Abstract: The article informs that when President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act in 1862, most black Americans lived as enslaved people in the South.

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