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professional art


Norfolk County, Ontario

, students from all over Norfolk County (Norfolk County, Ontario) submit their artwork to be evaluated by the local judges. The top prize winners receive a small monetary cash prize. Larger prizes are offered for professional art (art), riding, horse, cattle and poultry shows. Other buildings feature commercial inventions and innovative technologies demonstrated to the local populace. Large vegetable and field crop competitions are held, including the classics like the heaviest pumpkin. ref name


Reading, Pennsylvania

with names that started with K. Keith was interested in art from an early age. From 1976 to 1978 he studied commercial art at The Ivy School of Professional Art, an art school in Pittsburgh. He soon lost interest of commercial art, and moved on to study Fine Arts. DATE OF BIRTH May 4, 1958 PLACE OF BIRTH Reading (Reading, Pennsylvania), Pennsylvania DATE OF DEATH February 16, 1990 When Gerry Mulligan was 14, his family moved to Detroit


Works Progress Administration

William Mooser Jr. and William Mooser III. After the war, Heurlin lived for many years in Westport (Westport, Connecticut), where he began his professional art career as an illustrator for magazines published in New York City. In the early 1930s he was selected as an artist for the ''WPA'' (Works Progress Administration) Arts Project in Westport's public school buildings. He returned to Alaska around 1935, and moved outside Fairbanks (Fairbanks, Alaska) to the gold mining village of Ester (Ester, Alaska) with his wife, Anne Downer Severin (d. 1971). The artist worked on the gold dredges near Ester for the Fairbanks Exploration (FE) Company at Independence Mine. In 1942 Heurlin became an officer in the Alaska Territorial Guard which was organized to protect Alaska from Japanese invasion. After World War II he returned to his cabin in Ester, where he resided until his death at age 90. In 1925 Parker became director of the Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences, where he developed the museum holdings and its research in the emerging fields of anthropology, natural history, geology, biology, history and industry of the Genesee Region. During the 1930s and the Great Depression, he also directed the WPA (Works Progress Administration)-funded Indian Arts Project, which was sponsored by the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. In 1937 the prison had 1,989 inmates. Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration. ''Mississippi: A Guide to the Magnolia State''. The Viking Press, New York, May 1938 (MCMXXXVIII). 408. Retrieved from Google Books on July 20, 2010. ISBN 1603540237, 9781603540230. thumb left The original MSP Camp One (File:OldCampOneParchman.jpg) In 1937, the Parchman community had 250 residents, while the prison held 1,989 inmates. Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration. ''Mississippi: A Guide to the Magnolia State''. The Viking Press, New York, May 1938 (MCMXXXVIII). 407-408. Retrieved from Google Books on July 20, 2010. ISBN 1603540237, 9781603540230. In 1971, the prison employed fewer than 75 free world employees because trusties performed many tasks at Parchman. The free world employees included administrative, medical, and support employees. Cabana, Donald. ''Death at Midnight: The Confession of an Executioner''. University Press of New England, 1998. 42. Retrieved from Google News'' on October 14, 2010. ISBN 1555533566, 9781555533564. The prison also served as a major source of material for folklorists such as Alan (Alan Lomax) and John Lomax, who visited numerous times to record work songs, field hollers, blues, and interviews with prisoners. The Lomaxes in part focused on Parchman at that time because it offered a particular closed society shut off from the outside world. John Lomax, accompanied by his wife Ruby (Ruby Terrill Lomax), toured through the southern states recording blues work songs and other folk songs for the Library of Congress as part of a WPA (Works Progress Administration) project in 1939. They recorded work songs and chants while inmates were performing a group task, such as hoeing the fields at Parchman Farm as well as blues songs sung by inmate musicians. plot on which the school is situated cost $35,000. The school opened in the fall of 1939 with fifty faculty members and 1,250 pupils. In 1959, Kenmore East High School was opened as the district continued to grow. At that time, the Highland Parkway school officially became Kenmore West High School. Raymond S. Frazier was appointed to the position of principal of Kenmore West in 1952. ''A Brief History of Kenmore West High School''. Accessed July 16, 2006. * Nikolai Trubetzkoi Trubetskoy, Nikolai S. .''Grundzüge der Phonologie''. ''Principles of Phonology'' . ''Travaux du Cercle Linguistique de Prague'', 7. Prague, 1939. *WPA (Works Progress Administration) Federal Writers' Project, ''Life History Manuscripts from the Folklore Project'', 1936-1940. Online version: Library of Congress ''American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936 - 1940'', Item 27 of 312 (Nebraska), "Charles Blooah" '''Sheboygan Municipal Auditorium and Armory''' (commonly known as '''The Armory''') is an indoor arena in Sheboygan (Sheboygan, Wisconsin), Wisconsin built in 1942 on the city's lakefront as a WPA (Works Progress Administration) project. Mead Public Library timeline ''The Sheboygan Press'' "City may shut down Armory", Sept. 20, 2006, pages A1–A2 '''Harry Lloyd Hopkins (w:Harry Hopkins)''' (August 17, 1890 – January 29, 1946) was one of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's closest advisers. He was one of the architects of the New Deal, especially the relief programs of the Works Progress Administration (w:Works Progress Administration) (WPA), which he directed and built into the largest employer in the country. In World War II he was Roosevelt's chief diplomatic advisor and troubleshooter and was a key policy maker in the $50 billion Lend-Lease (w:Lend-Lease) program that sent aid to the allies.


Pittsburgh

in Reading, Pennsylvania, Haring grew up in Kutztown (Kutztown, Pennsylvania) with his mom, Joan Haring, and his father Allen Haring, a cartoonist. He also had three younger sisters, Kay, Karen and Kristen. Keith's parents wanted to name all their children with names that started with K. Keith was interested in art from an early age. From 1976 to 1978 he studied commercial art at The Ivy School of Professional Art, an art school in Pittsburgh. He soon lost interest of commercial art

American (United States) '''Robert Sands''' (September 15, 1943 –) is an accomplished designer, painter and director from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He studied painting and design at the Ivy School of Professional Art


Normandy

against the American airborne landings (American airborne landings in Normandy) to the west of Omaha, was diverted to the Gold Beach zone east of Omaha, the defenses there having crumbled. Commons:Normandie


Brazil

accessdate 2012-02-26 (born January 1, 1985) is a Brazilian professional basketball player with the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He also holds Spanish citizenship (Spanish nationality law). Biography Artist Al Rio was born in Fortaleza, Ceará, in northeastern Brazil. He began his professional art career in Rio de Janeiro in the early 1990s, illustrating books for a local English school. After then working as animation director for the same company, Rio became an animator for The Walt Disney Company, working on such properties as the syndicated (broadcast syndication) ''''Aladdin'' (Aladdin (TV series))'' animated series. Club career Tomás achieved some notability playing for Académica de Coimbra (Associação Académica de Coimbra - O.A.F.), earning the nickname of ''O Jardel de Coimbra'' (The Coimbra's Jardel) after Brazilian Mário Jardel. '''Kaio Márcio de Almeida''' (born October 19, 1984 in João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil)


Soviet Union

) is a major Russian sports club based in Moscow. It is popularly referred to in the West as "Red Army" or "the Red Army team" because during the Soviet era (Soviet Union), it was a part of the Armed Forces sports society (Armed Forces (sports society)), which in turn was associated with the Soviet Army (Red Army). Now the historical CSKA sport club (aka "Big CSKA") still is a department of Russian Defense Ministry. The club is active in more than 40 sports, http: www.cska.ru sportsmens.php and produced 463 Olympic (Olympic Games) champions for the Soviet Union and Russia, 11,000 champions in local Soviet (Soviet Union) and Russian championships, and 2629 golden medalists in European and world championships. http: www.cska.ru istoriya.php The club is active in more than 40 sports, http: www.cska.ru sportsmens.php and produced 463 Olympic (Olympic Games) champions for the Soviet Union and Russia, 11,000 champions in local Soviet (Soviet Union) and Russian championships, and 2629 golden medalists in European and world championships. http: www.cska.ru istoriya.php Barnett had grown up with the expectation that the United States and the Soviet Union would remain in the Cold War standoff indefinitely, and had followed an education path that would have been useful for that context. However, shortly after he completed his education and started to work in the public and private sectors, the Soviet Union collapsed (Collapse of the Soviet Union (1985–1991)), leaving America as the world's sole superpower. He became an early advocate of collaborating with the new Russia to smooth the nation's transition into its new role in the world. The fall of the Soviet Union was a shock to the military establishment in the U.S., leaving many to wonder what nation or group of nations would pose a significant threat in the future. - 1954 Elizabeth II (Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom) and Prince Philip (Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) make a royal visit; the Soviet (Soviet Union) diplomat Vladimir Petrov (Vladimir Mikhaylovich Petrov (diplomat)) defects, leading to the Petrov Affair and another split in the Labor Party - '''Abdulaziz Khafizovich Komilov''' (


Japan

for the Universal Wrestling Association. It eventually migrated to Japan as well, although it wasn't considered as an official WWF title until after 1997, when a tournament was held in the United States to crown a champion. Before the tournament, the title was a part of the J-Crown. Christensen's work has appeared in the American Illustration Annual and Japan's Outstanding American Illustrators. He also won all the professional art honors the World Science Fiction Convention offers, and multiple Chesley Awards from the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists. Stephen also has produced travel and variety shows called ''Wok's Up?'' for CBC, ''Yan's Wokking'' for BCTV, and several half-hour travel specials on Thailand, Hong Kong, Japan, Walt Disney World, Malaysia, Singapore, and Fiji. The zh:日本 Commons:Category:Japan Wikipedia:Japan Dmoz:Regional Asia Japan


France

; he became world-famous among the wider academic community and the educated general public for one aspect of this latter interest, his work as founder of catastrophe theory (later developed by Erik Christopher Zeeman). He received the Fields Medal in 1958. Couse left Michigan for professional art studies at the Art Institute of Chicago and the National Academy of Design, New York (New York City). He went to Paris, where he studied at the École des Beaux-Arts and Académie Julian under William-Adolphe Bouguereau (William-Adolphe Bouguereau). He lived in France for 10 years, painting mostly landscapes of the Normandy coast. Between 1893 and 1896, he lived at the Etaples art colony, biography where he painted its streets and fisher folk, including ''Coastal Scene, Etaples''. History of the concept The class as a distinct rank of biological classification having its own distinctive name (and not just called a ''top-level genus'' ''(genus summum)'' was first introduced by the French (France) botanist Joseph Pitton de Tournefort in his classification of plants (it appeared in his 1694 ''Eléments de botanique''). Carolus Linnaeus was the first to use it consistently, in dividing of all three of his kingdoms (Kingdom (biology)) of Nature (minerals, plants, and animals) in his ''Systema Naturae'' (1735, 1st ed.). Mayr E. (Ernst Mayr) (1982). ''The Growth of Biological Thought''. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. ISBN 0-674-36446-5 Since then the class was considered the highest level of the taxonomic hierarchy until the ''embranchements'', now called phyla (Phylum), and divisions (Division (biology)) were introduced in the nineteenth century. He is interred in France on the grounds of the Saint-Michel-de-Bois-Aubry Russian Orthodox monastery near Luzé between Tours and Poitiers. '''Marie de France''' ("Mary of France") was a medieval poet (poetry) who was probably born in France and lived in England during the late 12th century. She lived and wrote at an undisclosed court, but was almost certainly at least known about at the royal court of King Henry II (Henry II of England) of England. Virtually nothing is known of her life; both her given name and its geographical specification come from her manuscripts, though one contemporary reference to her work and popularity remains. When the young prince was born, a rumour immediately spread that a call for a warming pan had been the pretext for a substitution, implying that James and Mary's baby was allegedly stillborn. Commons:Category:France WikiPedia:France Dmoz:Regional Europe France


United States

one of "The Ten" (Ten American Painters), a loosely-allied group of American artists dissatisfied with professional art organizations, who banded together in 1898 to exhibit their works as a stylistically-unified group. Black Arrow was a three-stage rocket, fuelled by RP-1 paraffin (kerosene) and high test peroxide, a concentrated (concentration) form of hydrogen peroxide. It was retired after only four launches in favour


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