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Bolinas, California

of California, Berkeley . He was internationally known for his pioneering work in operations research, system analysis and ethics. Kathleen Maclay (2004). "C. West Churchman dies", UC Berkeley Press Release, 31 March 2004. Retrieved 8 May 2008. ''The Fog'' was part of a two-picture deal with AVCO-Embassy, along with '' Escape from


Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada

these people, some joined in the observing of the Seventh-day Sabbath. The first Canadian Seventh-day Adventist church and school started in this area. The 1855 conversion of two french-speaking brothers led the way to pioneering work among the people of Quebec. Daniel Bourdeau and his older brother and Baptist preacher, Augustin, first heard the Seventh-day Adventist message from their brother-in-law, W. L. Saxby. They lived in Northern Vermont just south of the Quebec border. As part of their preparation for public meetings, they prepared two French tracts, one on the biblical Sabbath and the other on the prophecies of Daniel. By the winter of 1858-1859 the Bourdeau brothers preached in the border towns of northern Vermont and in villages in Southern Quebec. Category:Protestantism in Canada Canada (Category:Seventh-day Adventist Church) Category:North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists (Category:Adventism) Category:History of the Seventh-day Adventist Church Category:Religious organizations established in the 1860s Category:Religious organizations established in 1863 Category:Protestant denominations established in the 19th century Category:Seventh-day denominations ** Southern New England Conference * Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada  - Oshawa, Ontario Oshawa , Ontario ** Alberta Conference


San Miguel de Tucumán

(Jaime) Clifford. Born in Kilbirnie in 1872, he worked as a child in the coal mines. His oratory skill was such that the Independent Labour Party tried to recruit him as a potential MP, but he turned down the offer, choosing Christian mission life instead. He remained a defender of labour workers throughout his life. James Clifford first moved to Argentina in 1896 where he did pioneering work for the Brethren movement. During the first world war he lived in Britain and went back after the war to his missionary work in Tucuman (San Miguel de Tucumán) in the north of Argentina. In the early 1930s he moved to Cordoba, Argentina for health reasons. He died in 1936. One of his sons Alejandro Clifford (1907–1980) was a Christian writer and editor in South America His other son Juan Clifford (1909–1992)was for many years the Manager for Northeast Argentina of the Argentine Bible Society. birth_date June 21, 1924 birth_place San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina death_date What today is commonly referred as the '''Independence of Argentina''' was declared on July 9, 1816 by the Congress (Congress of Tucumán) of Tucumán (San Miguel de Tucumán). In reality, the congressmen that were assembled in Tucumán (Tucumán, Argentina) declared the independence of the United Provinces of South America, which is still today one of the legal names of the Argentine Republic. The Federal League (Liga Federal) Provinces, The Argentine ''Littoral'' provinces Santa Fé (Santa Fe Province), Entre Ríos (Entre Ríos Province) and Corrientes (Corrientes Province), along with the Eastern Province (Banda Oriental) (present-dayUruguay) at war (Argentine Civil War) with the United Provinces, were not allowed into the Congress (Congress of Tucumán). At the same time, several provinces from the Upper Peru that would later become part of present-day Bolivia, were represented at the Congress. *LRA14 Santa Fe (Santa Fe, Argentina), Santa Fe Province *LRA15 Tucumán (San Miguel de Tucumán), Tucumán Province *LRA16 La Quiaca, Jujuy Province


Belém

, King João IV (John IV of Portugal) was proclaimed king of Portugal and, in 1641, king of Brazil as well. He was then invited by the governor of the state of Pará, Lauro Sodré, to reorganize the Pará Museum of Natural History and Ethnography, in Belém, which had been founded in 1866 by Domingos Soares Ferreira Penna. He arrived on 9 June 1894 in Belém. In his pioneering work, Goeldi was helped by several other foreign researchers, such as the Swiss botanist Jacques Huber (1867–1914), zoologist Emilie Snethlage (1868–1929), geologists Friedrich Katzer (1861–1925), and Alexander Karl von Kraatz-Koschlau (1867–1900), and Adolpho Ducke (1876–1959), entomologist, ethnographer and botanist. From 1826 to 1829 he accompanied Langsdorff's expeditionary party through its many vicissitudes and disease, and was the only artist to arrive at Belém (Pará) and return unscathed to Rio. The annual training cruise for the cadets has taken the ship as far as Belém, Brazil. The accommodation capacity of the vessel for the long range cruises can be increased with accommodation containers. In 2003-2004, he was Responsible for European policies; he devised and carried out a humanitarian mission to Belém, Brazil, and was a promoter and organiser of events to help the civilian victims of the Yugoslav wars. He attended the General Assembly (United Nations General Assembly) of the United Nations as an observer for Israeli-Palestinian (Palestinian National Authority) issues. 1974 * WikiPedia:Belém Commons:Category:Belém


Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

was able to pursue his pioneering work in color photography. His first attempts were taken in his garden, primarily portraits of his friends, including the leading Shakespearean actor and actress of the period, Edward Sothern and Julia Marlowe, who were costumed as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. Of his new residence, he wrote, ""My first trials with this medium were made at Carmel where the cypresses and rocks of Point Lobos, the always varying sunsets and the intriguing shadows of the sand


Craiova

; ref '''Nicolae Vasilescu-Karpen''' (November 28 December 10, 1870, Craiova – March 2, 1964, Bucharest) was a Romanian engineer and physicist, who did pioneering work in the field of telegraphy and telephony. He also had notable achievements in mechanical engineering, elasticity, thermodynamics, long distance telephony, electrochemistry, and civil engineering. wikipedia:Craiova Commons:Category:Craiova


Ithaca, New York

, respectively. Rochester Institute of Technology operates a student art gallery on College Avenue


Travancore

. '''Maharaja of Travancore''' was the principal title of the ruler of the Kingdom of Travancore (Travancore) in India. Maharajas of Kingdom of Travancore (Travancore) '''Raja Ravi Varma (w:Raja Ravi Varma)''' (29 April 1848 – 2 October 1906) from the princely state of Travancore (w:Travancore) (presently in Kerala (w:Kerala)). He was widely acclaimed following his winning an award for an exhibition of his paintings at Vienna in 1873. Though his style of painting was described as too showy and sentimental, his paintings are widely popular in India. A large number of his lovely paintings are in the Laxmi Vilas Palace of Vadodara. He has been hailed as one of the “greatest painters in the history of Indian art. His paintings achieved recognition for his depiction of scenes from the epics of the Mahabharata (w:Mahabharata) and Ramayana (w:Ramayana). *The history of modern Travancore begins with Marthanda Varma (w:Marthanda Varma) who inherited the Kingdom of Venad (w:Venad) and expanded Travancore (w:Travancore) by conquering kingdoms Attingal (w:Attingal), Kollam (w:Kollam), Kayamkulam (w:Kayamkulam), Kottarakara (w:Kottarakara), Kottayam (w:Kottayam), Changanassery (w:Changanassery), Meenachil (w:Meenachil), Poonjar (w:Poonjar) and Ambalapuzha (w:Ambalapuzha). **City Corporation, in City History right thumb All that I write whether poetry (File:Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma.jpg) or music centred around God. This is an act of faith in me. Music is not worth its name otherwise. '''Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma (w: Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma)''', known by the full name '''Sree Padmanabhadasa Sree Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma''' (Malayalam (w:Malayalam language): ശ്രീ പദ്മനാഭദാസ ശ്രീ സ്വാതി തിരുനാള് രാമവർമ്മ)(Tamil:ஸ்ரீ சுவாதி திருநாள் ராம வர்மா (April 16, 1813 – December 27, 1846) was the Maharaja (w:Maharaja) of the state of Travancore (w:Travancore) തിരുവിതാംകൂര്‍)) )) in India. He modernized Travancore with a well-formulated code of laws, courts of Justice, introduction of English (w:English language) education, construction of an observatory (w:Observatory), installation of the first Government printing press (w:Printing press), establishment of the first manuscripts (w:Manuscripts) library and many more activities. Efficiency was the key word and corruption, a taboo in his administration. Amanda J. Weidman in Singing the Classical, Voicing the Modern: The Postcolonial Politics of ...27 June 2006 *He assumed the rule of Travancore state in 1829, at the age of sixteen. At the suggestion of Colonel John Munroe (w:Colonel John Munroe), the British Resident (w:British Resident) of Travancore (w:Travancore), Swati Tirunal had been tutored in English, Sanskrit, Marathi, political science, and Karnatic music by Subba Rao from Tanjavur (w:Tanjavur), also known as English Subba Rao for his skill in the English language. **Veketasubramanya Iyer (w:Oottukkadu Venkata Kavi), in p. 63 *His passion for photography from a tender age and it was his brother, the last ruler of Travancore (w:Travancore), Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma, who presented him his first camera (w:Camera). With the Rolleiflex camera (w:Rolleiflex) presented to him in 1934 he learned the basics of photography and then there was no looking back. **The New Indian Express (w: The New Indian Express), in An Avid Shutterbug, Driving Enthusiast, Sanskrit Scholar (17 December 2013) *From the Vattezhuthu (w:Vattezhuthu) was derived another script called the kolezhuthu (w:Kolezhuthu). This script was more commonly used in the Cochin (w:Cochin) and Malabar (w:Malabar) areas than in Travancore (w:Travancore). Yet another script derived from the vattezhuthu was the Malayanma (w:Malayanma), which was commonly used south to Thiruvananthapuram. Malayanma also does not differ fundamentally from the vattezhuthu.


Szczecin

et Vandalorum''; Prince of Rügen; and Lutheran (Lutheranism) Bishop of Cammin (Kamień) (Bishopric of Cammin). The task of surveying the church, marking the materials, supervising the dismantling and preparing for the transportation was entrusted to the young German architect Franz Wilhelm Schiertz, who had helped Dahl to make the plates for his book on the stave churches, and who was probably also known to the Crown Prince. Schiertz did pioneering work in documentation


Surabaya

:%20Ami This region as an "urban" economic planning area. In 1947 the famous historian Fernand Braudel wrote that the Armenians had a network that stretched from Amsterdam to Manila in the Philippines. Many scholars in Armenia have done pioneering work on this network in the 60's , 70's and 80's, Levon Khachikian and Sushanik Khachikian have edited and published several New Julfan account books. Over the next few centuries, New Julfa became the hub of "one of the greatest trade networks of the early modern era" (Aslanian 2008: 128), with outposts as far east as Canton (Guangzhou), Surabaya, and Manila (Bhattacharya) and as far west as Cadiz, London, and Amsterdam, with a few merchants traveling across the Atlantic or Pacific oceans to Acapulco or Mexico City. doi isbn 1 85285 417 0 . There was a follow-up raid on Surabaya, Java (Java (island)) in May 1944, named Operation Transom. Currently, unit strength is approximately 300 men, divided into two groups. One group is attached to the western fleet, based in Jakarta, and the other group is attached to the eastern fleet, based in Surabaya, East Java (Java (island)). When called for, they conduct support search and rescue duties, albeit to a limited extent. They have been deployed overseas as part of United Nations peace keeping missions. The headquarters of the state railway system, since Dutch colonial days, had been located in Bandung, West Java. Private railway companies were headquartered elsewhere, in Semarang, Tegal (Tegal, Central Java), Surabaya and Medan. Joint operation In December 2011, a memorandum of understanding has been signed between PT Kereta Api Indonesia and Bombardier Transportation AG related with final assembly of diesel-electric TRAXX Asia Locomotives in Surabaya, East Java begins in early 2012 for Southeast Asia market, including for PT Kereta Api itself. Commons:Category:Surabaya zh:苏腊巴亚


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