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(Will Begin Streaming at 7:30)Discussion on the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Adjustment. Amending America: Why a Bill of Rights? - Google Arts & Culture. The Politics of Lead Poisoning: A Long, Ugly History. Or, why the longest-lasting childhood epidemic in U.S. history wasn’t ever treated like one.

The Politics of Lead Poisoning: A Long, Ugly History

Citizens Committee to End Lead Poisoning / moderated by Glen Paulsen. UH - Digital History. Shopping Centers - Number and Gross Leasable Area. America's First Shopping Center. The Frankfurt School Knew Trump Was Coming. Shortly after the Presidential election, a small piece of good news came over the wire: the Thomas Mann villa in Los Angeles has been saved.

The Frankfurt School Knew Trump Was Coming

The house, which was built to Mann’s specifications, in the nineteen-forties, went on the market earlier this year, and it seemed likely to be demolished, because the structure was deemed less valuable than the land beneath it. After prolonged negotiations, the German government bought the property, with the idea of establishing it as a cultural center. The house deserves to stand not only because a great writer lived there but because it brings to mind a tragic moment in American cultural history.

The author of “Death in Venice” and “The Magic Mountain” settled in this country in 1938, a grateful refugee from Nazism. Bracero History Archive. Imagine the frustration. Early Americas Digital Archive (EADA) Organizan: - España y Estados Unidos. Transferencias culturales y relaciones internacionales. Este Portal pretende favorecer la difusión de conocimientos sobre las transferencias e interinfluencias entre Estados Unidos y España en la época contemporánea.

Organizan: - España y Estados Unidos. Transferencias culturales y relaciones internacionales

Está concebido desde una perspectiva plural que, si bien concede mayor atención a las relaciones internacionales y los intercambios culturales, aspira a integrar también otras dimensiones de índole científica, económica, social, militar, etc. Nuestra intención es poner al alcance de las personas interesadas en la materia un conjunto de textos especializados, publicaciones de la época, documentación de archivo, fotografías y otros materiales que hagan accesible el rico y variado patrimonio que ha generado la historia de las relaciones hispano-norteamericanas. Ebooks. The Office of the Historian offers ebook editions of a growing number of volumes from the Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) series.

Ebooks

Far lighter and more portable than printed editions of FRUS, the ebook edition offers the full content of each volume and makes use of the full-text search and other reading features of most ebook devices and applications, including bookmarking and note-taking. Unlike the web-based edition of FRUS, the ebook edition, once downloaded, can be accessed even without internet connectivity. Foreign Relations of the U.S. – UW Digital Collections. Foreign Relations of the U.S.

Foreign Relations of the U.S. – UW Digital Collections

This digital facsimile of Foreign Relations of the United States is a project of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries in collaboration with the University of Illinois at Chicago Libraries. This is a nearly complete run from 1861-1960 with missing volumes being added as they can be acquired and processed. If your library is interested in donating material for this project, please contact the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center.

Special thanks are owed to the University of Chicago Libraries for contributing FRUS volumes for digitization. Thanks also to these other contributing libraries: Southwestern University (Los Angeles) Library, the University of Connecticut’s Homer Babbidge Library, Georgia Southwestern State University’s James Earl Carter Library, University of Indiana-Bloomington Libraries, Brigham Young University’s Howard W. The Louisiana Purchase - Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase. Napoleonic France Acquires Louisiana.

The Louisiana Purchase - Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase

Engineer Research and Development Center > About > History. Engineer Research & Development Center A Proud History of Innovation Introduction 1984-Present Click on the thumbnails above to see brief video overviews of the long legacy of American engineering research and innovation The U.S.

Engineer Research and Development Center > About > History

Army Engineer Research and Development Center was established October 1, 1999 when seven research laboratories were consolidated into one organization. ERDC’s laboratories are located in four geographic sites around the country that function as integrated teams of engineers and scientists to address a broad range of science and technology issues -- from operating in Arctic temperatures to vehicle mobility in desert sands; to protecting wetlands to protecting U.S. troops around the globe; to pinpointing the exact location of an artillery round to predicting the extended habitat range of an endangered species. Army Engineers and the Building of the Panama Canal, 1907 - 1914. Headquarters U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Descubren un fuerte en el asentamiento español más al norte de América.

Arqueólogos han descubierto restos del fuerte de San Marcos, vinculado a la ciudad de Santa Elena, levantada por los españoles en el siglo XVI en la actual Isla Parris, en Carolina del Sur.

Descubren un fuerte en el asentamiento español más al norte de América

Imagen: Archivo General de Indias, Sevilla / Hoffman. N. G. Su descubrimiento, publicado esta semana en Journal of Archeology Science Reports, arroja nueva luz sobre el asentamiento español más al norte en las Américas, construido para frustrar la exploración francesa en el Nuevo Mundo. German Historical Institute Washington DC. (Conference) September 16 - 17, 2016 - Industrial Decline and the Rise of the Service Sector?

German Historical Institute Washington DC

How did Western Europe and North America cope with the multifaceted structural transformations since the 1970s Read on (Lecture) September 28, 2016 - A Myth of Unity? Former GHI fellow Corinna Ludwig publishes dissertation on German Businesses in the United States after WWII Read on GHI Bulletin Issue 58 (Spring 2016) published Read on GHI Research Fellow Elisabeth Engel publishes new article considering the role of Race and Sex in W.E.B Du Bois's "The Souls of Black Folk" Read on GHI Fellow Jan C. Crucial Sites On 20th Century American Military History – MilitaryOnlineColleges.org. Welcome, PreservationDirectory.com - Historic Preservation and Cultural Resource Management Resources and Research Tools for Historical Societies, Organizations and the General Public -  Bringing together government professionals, academics, consultants, students, and citizens interested in understanding federal history work and the historical development of the federal government.

Los Presos Políticos en Estados Unidos: ¡Aqui está la lista! El Dr.

Los Presos Políticos en Estados Unidos: ¡Aqui está la lista!

Néstor García Iturbe, periodista e investigador, publica la presente Lista de Presos Políticos en Estados Unidos, constituida gracias a dos organizaciones, la National Jericho Movement y la Social Movement Prisoners. Los presos así enumerados totalizan 157 prisioneros políticos. Explica el colega: Hemos solicitado a otras organizaciones sus listados, algunas como la de los Indios Nativos Encarcelados nos han planteado que su listado es confidencial y no pueden darlo, sin embargo por sus propios comunicados conocimos que existen 200 nativos, de origen indio en cárceles estadounidenses, en cuyas acusaciones se pone de manifiesto que los mismos fueron detenidos por luchar contra el sistema, por lo que son presos políticos.

Eso hace un total de 357 prisioneros políticos. Si a esto le sumamos los 166 de la cárcel de Guantánamo, hace un total de 523 presos políticos. Sabemos que esta lista está incompleta, que aún quedan muchos casos que deben incluirse en la misma. F.C.I. 27 beautiful Florida destinations you probably didn't know existed. The University of Oklahoma College of Law: A Chronology of US Historical Documents. Links marked with an asterisk (*) are to other websites and will open in a new window. Pre-Colonial To 1600 The Magna Carta (1215) Letter from Christopher Columbus to the King & Queen of Spain (1490's) The *Iroquois Constitution 17th Century 18th Century.