William H. Seward

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Name: William H. Seward
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

LAWRENCE: Goodwin helps Rider kick off anniversary

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin is the first to admit that spending time studying dead presidents may be an odd career choice, but it was her experience as an intern to the late President Lyndon B. Johnson that inspired her to pursue ... [Published Lawrence Ledger - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Auburn history professor explains how Alabama became the 'Yellowhammer State' and other Civil War lore

AUBURN, Alabama -- One of Alabama's better known nicknames is the "Yellowhammer State," but a lesser known fact is that the yellowhammer moniker once referred to Alabama's Confederate soldiers during the Civil War."During the first winter of the war, ... [Published al.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Community Camera: Attendees learn 'everyone has a story' during Fort Hill Cemetery tour

AUBURN | Fort Hill Cemetery is the final resting place of a variety of souls.It is home to the late William H. Seward, the famed Auburnian who served as secretary of state under President Abraham Lincoln and purchased Alaska. It is also holds the grave ... [Published Auburn Citizen - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents'

WASHINGTON - Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained fishermen, bush pilots, trappers and other private citizens across Alaska for a covert network to feed wartime intelligence ... [Published Colorado Springs Gazette - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. trained Alaskans as Cold War secret ‘stay-behind agents’

Fearing a Soviet invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained fishermen, bush pilots, trappers and other private citizens across Alaska for a covert network to feed wartime intelligence to the ... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Ormie King: Let's name a street after this Legend

Have you ever thought much about the street you live on and how it got its name?? Here are just some of Auburn’s streets and where their names came from:Those named after generals: Chedell, MacDougal, Sherman, Sheridan, Grant, LaFayette, Pulaski and ... [Published Auburn Citizen - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by my Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong: Live from The Roasterie CCCXVI: August 26, 2014

My Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong left his bones in Wichita, but only after carrying out the first-ever extraordinary rendition on the past of the U.S. government and then getting fired by Abraham Lincoln for being too aggressive in waging the Civil ... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

When politics is fun

There is something about a political rally that gets my heart beating rapidly, puts a big bounce in my step, and makes me want to yell out for no reasonable reason, "Hell no, we won't go!" Or something like that. Even the weather cooperated Friday for ... [Published Wellsville Daily Reporter - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Our One Common Country Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton Roads Peace Conference of 1864

at 12:00 pmBy 1864 President Lincoln was worn down by the Civil War and the terrible cost in lives and the staggering amount of money. In July 1864 he began to consider peace talks. Lincoln was having conflicts with the powerful Radical Republicans who ... [Published Civil War Courier - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Are You There, Angela Merkel? It’s Me, Hillary!

Who knew Hillary could be so hill-arious? More Dick Armey: Eric Cantor ‘Forgot To Dance With the Ones That Brung Him’ A Zagat Guide to ‘Hard Choices’—According to Amazon Reviewers Human Tide of Children Sweeps Across U.S. Borders NBC News Bunmi Laditan: ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

This Week in History: ‘Seward’s Folly’ Ends Russian-American Empire Ambitions

On March 30, 1867 American Secretary of State William H. Seward purchased Alaska from Russian Minister Edouard de Stoeckl for $7.2 million , or roughly two cents per acre. After receiving news that the Czar would approve a transaction regarding Alaska, ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 30 2014]

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LAWRENCE: Goodwin helps Rider kick off anniversary [Published Lawrence Ledger - Sep 19 2014]
Auburn history professor explains how Alabama b... [Published al.com - Sep 08 2014]
Community Camera: Attendees learn 'everyone has... [Published Auburn Citizen - Sep 07 2014]
US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents' [Published Colorado Springs Gazette - Sep 07 2014]
U.S. trained Alaskans as Cold War secret ‘stay-... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 01 2014]
Ormie King: Let's name a street after this Legend [Published Auburn Citizen - Aug 31 2014]
An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 26 2014]
An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 26 2014]
When politics is fun [Published Wellsville Daily Reporter - Aug 17 2014]
Our One Common Country Abraham Lincoln and the ... [Published Civil War Courier - Jul 01 2014]
Are You There, Angela Merkel? It’s Me, Hillary! [Published TIME.com - Jun 12 2014]
This Week in History: ‘Seward’s Folly’ Ends Rus... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 30 2014]
AFN "Elves" Deliver Gifts to Deserving School Kids [Published PRWeb - Dec 17 2013]
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An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 26 2014]
My Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong left his bones in Wichita, but only after carrying out the first-ever extraordinary rendition on the past of the U.S. government and then getting fired by Abraham Lincoln for being too aggressive in waging the Civil ...
An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 26 2014]
My Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong left his bones in Wichita, but only after carrying out the first-ever extraordinary rendition on the past of the U.S. government and then getting fired by Abraham Lincoln for being too aggressive in waging the Civil ...
Are You There, Angela Merkel? It’s Me, Hillary! [Published TIME.com - Jun 12 2014]
Who knew Hillary could be so hill-arious? More Dick Armey: Eric Cantor ‘Forgot To Dance With the Ones That Brung Him’ A Zagat Guide to ‘Hard Choices’—According to Amazon Reviewers Human Tide of Children Sweeps Across U.S. Borders NBC News Bunmi Laditan: ...
This Week in History: ‘Seward’s Folly’ Ends Rus... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 30 2014]
On March 30, 1867 American Secretary of State William H. Seward purchased Alaska from Russian Minister Edouard de Stoeckl for $7.2 million , or roughly two cents per acre. After receiving news that the Czar would approve a transaction regarding Alaska, ...
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