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research including

, and most commonly, "Rev. Dr. Stephen Tong". * ''Animal Cops: South Africa'' (Cape of Good Hope, South Africa) * ''Animal Cops: Philadelphia'' (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) * ''Animal Cops: Miami'' (Miami-Dade, Florida) Glauber has received many honors for his research, including the Albert A. Michelson Medal from the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia (1985),

calls and I eventually met Nesuhi." The '''American Association for Cancer Research''' ('''AACR''') is the world's oldest and largest professional association to advancing cancer research. Based in Philadelphia, AACR focuses on all aspects of cancer research including basic (Basic research), clinical and translational research into the etiology (etiology (medicine)), prevention (Preventive medicine), diagnosis, and treatment (therapy) of cancer. Founded in 1907

architectural record

daily archives 080520kahn.asp title Louis Kahn-Designed House (Still) Up for Sale author David Sokol date May 20, 2008 publisher Architectural Record accessdate January 28, 2011 and was added to Pennsylvania Register of Historic Places in 2009.

campaign team

opponents – Taft, Stassen, and Vandenberg – met in Taft's hotel suite to plan a "stop-Dewey" movement. However, a key obstacle soon developed when the three men refused to unite behind a single candidate to oppose Dewey. Instead, all three men simply agreed to try to hold their own delegates in the hopes of preventing Dewey from obtaining a majority. This proved to be futile, as Dewey's efficient campaign team methodically gathered the remaining delegates they needed to win

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schedule.htm title Rich schedule publisher accessdate October 18, 2011 and Portland, Oregon Portland listing titled "A Little Night Conversation with Stephen Sondheim".

national open

National Open in Las Vegas (Las Vegas metropolitan area). He died on the evening of 14 July 2006 from a perforated intestine (Gastrointestinal perforation) and massive bleeding. Early life Mathews was born in Melbourne, Victoria, but has spent most of her life in Sydney, Australia Sydney

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) and Cash Money's "The Music Maker" (1988). Other crucial DJ tracks from this period include Tuff Crew's DJ Too Tuff's "Behold the Detonator" "Soul Food" (both 1989)," and Gang Starrs "Dj Premier in Deep Concentration" (1990). There is debate over the origin of the auto-harp. A German (Germany) immigrant in Philadelphia by the name of Charles F. Zimmermann was awarded

studies work

at its heart the Community Resources Program and the Forum Program, small units of students integrated by age, sex and race which would provide home bases for counseling and cultural-studies (Cultural studies) work. "Community High School plan includes new 'forum' concept," ''Ann Arbor News'', 16 Apr. 1972. For a more recent description of the Forum program, see Larry Abramson, "Alternative 'Commie' High

http: vpus transfer agreements gloucester.html title Gloucester County College-Temple Transfer author Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies work Temple University publisher Temple University location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA accessdate 18 November 2011 year 2011 Penn State,

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conservatory in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that offers courses of study leading to a performance Diploma, Bachelor of Music, Master of Music in Opera, and Professional Studies Certificate in Opera. According to statistics compiled by ''U.S. News & World Report'', it has the lowest acceptance rate of any college or university, making it the most selective institution of higher education in the United States. "Best Colleges: Top 100 — Lowest Acceptance Rates" (as of "Fall 2008 Acceptance rate"). ''U.S. News & World Report''. Retrieved November 30, 2009. They drafted a constitution and bylaws by March 10, 1857, under the name New York Society of Architects. Thomas U. Walter, of Philadelphia, later suggested the name be changed to American Institute of Architects. The members signed the new constitution on April 15, 1857, having filed a certificate of incorporation two days earlier. The constitution was amended the following year with the mission "to promote the artistic, scientific, and practical profession of its members; to facilitate their intercourse and good fellowship; to elevate the standing of the profession; and to combine the efforts of those engaged in the practice of Architecture, for the general advancement of the Art." Architects in other cities were asking to join in the 1860s, by the 1880s chapters had been formed in Albany (Albany, New York), Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Indianapolis (Indianapolis, Indiana), Philadelphia, Rhode Island, San Francisco, St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri), and Washington, D.C. As of 2008, AIA has more than 300 chapters. Three years later, the Rhode Island General Assembly appointed Whipple commodore (Commodore (rank)) of two ships fitted out for the defense of the colony's trade. On the day the sea captain received his commission, 15 June 1775, he led his men to capture the tender to frigate HMS ''Rose'' (HMS Rose (1757)). After cruising in the vicinity of Narragansett Bay, he headed south to Bermuda to procure gunpowder for use by the colony and, on the return voyage, transported naval recruits to Philadelphia. Upon her arrival there, his ship, ''Katy'', was taken over by agents of the Continental Congress and was fitted out as sloop-of-war ''Providence'' (USS Providence (1775)).

power painting

silver was still a question that animated many voters, but the Republicans focused on victory in war and prosperity at home as issues they believed favored their party.

highly distinctive

. After World War II emigration to Canada, Switzerland, and South America was more common. The most common names in this town include D'Alessio, Baranello, Caruso,Timperio,Centritto, Di Biase, Fierro, Di Giglio, Di Lella, Di Camillo, Iademarco and Fantacone. Based on an unpublished ethnographic study, several surnames are highly distinctive to this town; such that if encountered anywhere in the world, could likely be traced back to Mirabello: Centritto, Fantacone, Iademarco, Iafigliola, Margiasso, Spicciati, Sulmona, and Volpacchio. Other names have historic origins in the town but are extinct in the town today: Di Giovanni and Perrotta. Of the surnames not mentioned, other common names include: Caiella, Damiano, D'Imperio, DiSisto, Di Vico, Fierro, Gugliemi, Anetti, Lazzaro, Lembo, Piacente, Marino, Rocco, Tucci, Spina, Stanziani, Verdone, Zappone, and Zingaro; but are relatively common in other places in Italy. #Pheroras (JE


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In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony (Province of Pennsylvania). During the American Revolution, Philadelphia played an instrumental role as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence (United States Declaration of Independence) in 1776 and the Constitution (United States Constitution) in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals (List of capitals in the United States) during the Revolutionary War (American Revolutionary War), and the city served as the temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. During the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center and railroad hub that grew from an influx of European immigrants. It became a prime destination for African Americans during the Great Migration (Great Migration (African American)) and surpassed two million occupants by 1950. Following numerous civil rights protests and riots (race riots), the city experienced decades of heavy crime and neared bankruptcy by the 1980s. Revitalization began in the 1990s with gentrification turning around many neighbors and reversing its decades-long trend of population loss.

The city is the center of economic activity in Pennsylvania, and is home to the Philadelphia Stock Exchange and seven Fortune 1000 companies. It is also known for its arts and culture. The cheesesteak and soft pretzel (Pretzel) are emblematic of Philadelphia cuisine (Cuisine of Philadelphia), which is shaped by the city's ethnic mix. The city has more outdoor sculptures and murals than any other American city, Gateway to Public Art in Philadelphia, ''Fairmount Park Art Association''. and Philadelphia's Fairmount Park is the largest landscaped urban park in the world.

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