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Digteren Alan Seeger er frivillig i den franske hær

Digteren Alan Seeger er frivillig i den franske hær

On August 24, 1914, the American poet Alan Seeger volunteers for service in the French Foreign Legion during the First World War.Born in New York City in 1888, Seeger attended Harvard University, where his illustrious classmates in the Class of 1910 included the poet John Reed and the journalist Walter Lippmann.

Portræt af en sofist

Portræt af en sofist

Portrait of a sophist (a teacher of philosophy and rhetoric), from Smyrna, 193–211 CE. Izmir Museum of History and Art, Turkey.

Tjekkiet Menneskerettigheder - Historie

Tjekkiet Menneskerettigheder - Historie

En. Foreningsfrihed og retten til kollektive forhandlinger Loven giver arbejdstagere ret til at danne og slutte sig til uafhængige fagforeninger efter eget valg uden tilladelse eller overdrevne krav. Det giver dem mulighed for at udføre deres aktiviteter uden indblanding. Retten til frit at omgås dækker både borgere og udenlandske arbejdere, men sidstnævnte sluttede sig generelt ikke til fagforeninger på grund af deres ofte kortsigtede beskæftigelse eller mangel på social interaktion med ansatte, der var borgere.

Wyeth/Tootle Mansion

Wyeth/Tootle Mansion

The Wyeth/Tootle Mansion is located at 1100 Charles, in St. Joseph, Missouri. Wyeth, in 1879.The Wyeth/Tootle Mansion was designed by Eckel and Mann Architects in the Gothic style, with input from the Wyeths, who had gathered their own ideas about what they wanted, on a tour of Europe. The mansion is highlighted by its beautiful walnut woodwork in the main hall and the stained glass windows on the stair landings.

George Kay

George Kay

Biography of George Kay

Det 11. korps i slaget ved Chancellorsville

Det 11. korps i slaget ved Chancellorsville

The 11th Corps at the battle of Chancellorsville The 11th Corps at the battle of ChancellorsvilleMap taken from Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: III: Retreat from Gettysburg, p.