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husbandry, which still is one of the most important trades in Sodankylä. "Tankavaara Gold Museum" The International Gold Museum presents the history of Finnish gold, as well as the history of the world's major gold rushes. A display called Golden world, tells the story of gold in more than 20 countries. The outdoor museum is housed within several historic buildings and the courtyard is decorated with a large bronze statue of a gold prospector, by the artist professor Ensio Seppänen. The museum's stone and mineral collection has more than 2500 samples on display from around the world. Tankavaara Gold Museum

Wheeling, West Virginia

in the village of Bethlehem, just southeast of Wheeling. The roughly 6 foot tall granite memorial consists of a large, bronze dedication plaque with the names of KIAs from the Wheeling Ohio County region. Below the dedication plaque is a bronze map of South Vietnam, complete with names of 28 major cities. Parks and recreation Wheeling features several municipal parks including Oglebay Resort & Conference Center (Oglebay Park) and Wheeling Park. Ohio County has six golf courses


buckley Patricia Buckley Ebrey, "Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook", Simon and Schuster Besides heavy taxes, he relied financially on opium to finance his periodic wars. Zhang even planned to use some of the wealth extracted from these sources for building a living shrine and a large bronze statue for himself on the shore of Daming Lake, but these plans were not realized as his rule came to an end. In the spring of 1928, the Kuomintang's Northern Expedition reached Jinan. Iriye, ''After Imperialism,'' 195-200. On May 3, 1928, clashes developed between Japanese troops stationed in Jinan and the Kuomintang troops moving into the city (Jinan Incident). Iriye, ''After Imperialism,'' 199-201. Cai Gongshi, a Kuomintang emissary sent to negotiate and 16 members of his entourage were executed by the Japanese cruelly. When commissioner Cai protested, Japanese officers placed an order to slice off his nose and ears, and to gouge out his eyes and tongue. Sixteen other members of his negotiation team were also striped naked, recklessly whipped, dragged to the back-lawn, and slaughtered by machine guns on the same day.


stone, or earth tumuli (natively called ''gromile'') that in Herzegovina were reaching monumental sizes, more than 50 meters wide and 5 meters high. The ''Japodian tribe'' (found from Istria in Croatia to Bihać in Bosnia (Bosnia (region))) have had an affinity for decoration with heavy, oversized necklaces out of yellow, blue or white glass paste, and large bronze fibulas, as well as spiral bracelets, diadems and helmets out of bronze. Small sculptures out of jade in form of archaic Ionian plastic are also characteristically Japodian. Numerous monumental sculptures are preserved, as well as walls of citadel ''Nezakcij'' near Pula, one of numerous Istrian cities from Iron Age. Illyrian chiefs wore bronze torques around their necks much like the Celts did. commons:Pula


Picasso Airport # - present - '''Antequera''' is a city and municipality in the province of Málaga, part of the Spanish (Spain) autonomous community (autonomous communities of Spain) of Andalusia. It is known as "the heart of Andalusia" (''el corazón de Andalucía'') because of its central location among Málaga, Granada, Córdoba (Córdoba, Spain), and Seville. It is noted for two large Bronze Age

Olympia, Washington

in the Masonic Memorial Park at Tumwater, Washington. He is remembered by the people of Rensselaer with a large bronze statue. She is honored by the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge for the Columbian White-Tailed Deer, a National Wildlife Refuge established in 1972 in Cathlamet; the Julia Butler Hansen Elementary School, opened in 1994 in Olympia, Washington; and the Julia Butler Hansen Bridge connecting Cathlamet to Puget Island, Washington. Huff's solo career started

La Paz

in the tens of thousands) in the popular La Paz square that bears the hero's name. Plaza Abaroa (''Abaroa Square'') also contains a large bronze statue of the Bolivian martyr, presented in full pose and defiance, as he would have looked the moment before his death. His country honored him with a series of stamps (Scott#365-370 and C157-162). The stamps quoted his last words, eliding ''"carajo"'' with an ellipsis. birth_date November 30, 1805 birth_place La Paz, Bolivia death_date Commons:Category:La Paz Wikipedia:La Paz, Bolivia



Knoxville, Tennessee

Elizabeth Avery Meriwether, Anne Dallas Dudley, and Lizzie Crozier French. The sculpture is on display in Market Square (Market Square, Knoxville) in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. Tennessee Woman's Suffrage Memorial website, accessed April 6, 2010 LeQuire also created a large bronze relief for the Tennessee State Capitol in Nashville dedicated to the Women's Rights Movement and commemorating passage of the Nineteenth Amendment (Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution) to the U.S. Constitution in 1920—Tennessee was the 36th state to ratify the Nineteenth Amendment, thus making it part of the U.S. Constitution. Out-of-market cable carriage In recent years, WEMT has been carried on cable (Cable television) in multiple areas outside of the Tri-Cities (Tri-Cities, Tennessee) media market. That includes cable systems within the Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) market in Tennessee and Kentucky, the Lexington (Lexington, Kentucky) market in Kentucky, and the Asheville (Asheville, North Carolina) market in North Carolina. http: svtvstations.htm By the 1960s and during the episcopate of John Vander Horst, enough growth had taken place that the diocese had established offices in Nashville and Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) in addition to the cathedral in Memphis in order to economically provide episcopal care to parishes and missions throughout the state; Vander Horst maintained his office in Nashville while keeping his seat in Memphis. The process for division of the state into three territories began when Vander Horst retired in 1977, under the aegis of his successor, William E. Sanders. Upon approval by the General Convention of the Episcopal Church in 1982, the diocese excised its western counties first, followed by the eastern counties two years later. The remaining territory in Middle Tennessee became the legal successor to the statewide diocese. thumb right 300px Sign at entrance of Museum of Appalachia (Image:Museumofappalachia-sign2.jpg) The '''Museum of Appalachia''', located in Norris (Norris, Tennessee), Tennessee, Union Soldier monument, which stands in the eastern corner of the cemetery, is one of the largest Union monuments in the South. Jack Neely, ''The Marble City: A Photographic Tour of Knoxville's Graveyards'' (Knoxville, Tenn.: University of Tennessee Press, 1999), pp. xx-xxi, 47. In 1996, the cemetery was added to the National Register of Historic Places as part of a multiple properties submission for national cemeteries. He attended the University of Chattanooga (now the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga) and received a J.D. (Juris Doctor) from the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) in 1951. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army. He is a former member of the Metropolitan Government Charter Commission. He currently works as an attorney, having once been an acting attorney for Hamilton County and an attorney for the Hamilton County Board of Education. Joe M. Haynes graduated from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, and with a J.D. (Juris Doctor) from Nashville School of Law. He is a member and former chairman of the Davidson County Legislative Delegation. He was Vice-Mayor (vice mayor) of the City of Goodlettsville (Goodlettsville, Tennessee) from 1986 to 1988 and Commissioner from 1976 to 1978. He works as an attorney, and he is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, as well as one of its former presidents and directors. He is married to Barbara Haynes, Judge of the Third Circuit Court in Davidson County. Ashland City | The Tennessean | right 180px thumb Monument to the 79th at the Battle of Fort Sanders site in Knoxville (Image:Fort-sanders-ny-79th-tn1.jpg) At Fort Sanders (Battle of Fort Sanders) (known by the Confederates as Fort Loudoun), Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee), the Highlanders helped inflict a massive defeat on Longstreet's (James Longstreet) troops. The position, a bastioned earthwork, was on top of a hill, which formed a salient (Salients, re-entrants and pockets) at the northeast corner of the town's defences. In front of the earth- work was a 12-foot-wide ditch, some eight feet deep, with an almost vertical slope to the top of the parapet, about 15 feet above the bottom of the ditch. It was defended by 12 guns and, according to different sources, 250 or 440 troops, of which the 79th provided 120 men.

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