Distinguished visitors clippings 1903-2007

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Distinguished visitors clippings 1903-2007

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Abdullah II, King of Jordan, 1962-

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Anderson, John Bayard, 1922-....

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Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965

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Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was born at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, on 30 November 1874. He was educated at Harrow and the Royal Military College at Sandhurst before joining the Army in 1895 and serving in India and Sudan. After leaving the Army in 1899, he worked as a war correspondent for the Morning Post and the following year was elected Conservative Member of Parliament for Oldham. In 1904, Churchill decided to join the Liberal Party, and in 1906, was elected Liberal MP f...

Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005

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Rosa Louis Lee Parks (1913-2005) became an icon of the civil rights movement after she was arrested and jailed for refusing to relinquish her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus in 1955. Her courage led to the Montgomery bus boycott and eventual court order outlawing segregation and discrimination on buses in that city. She was honored with the Congressional Gold Medal, the United States' highest civilian honor, in July of 1999. ...

Mckinley, William, 1843-1901

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President William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States. He was beginning his second term as President after winning the election in 1900. On Sept. 5, 1901 he and his wife were attending the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York when he was shot by as assassin waiting in line to shake his hand. After being attended by physicians, he was resting at the exposition's director's home in Buffalo, NY. He seemed to be recovering when his condition rapidly worsened on Sept. 14th. P...

Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006

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Clergyman. From the description of Reminiscences of William S. Coffin, Jr. : oral history, 1989. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122452011 Epithet: Reverend chaplain Yale University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000080 William Sloane Coffin, Jr. was born June 1, 1924, in New York City. He attended Deerfield Academy and Phillips Academy Andover b...

Colton Hall (Monterey, Calif.).

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Babbitt, Bruce E.

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Arizona attorney general (1974-1978); Arizona governor (1978-1987); presidential aspirant (1988); Secretary of the Interior (1993- ). Arizona geologist, lawyer, outdoorsman. From the description of Bruce Babbitt papers, 1974-1990. (Nogales-Santa Cruz County Public Library). WorldCat record id: 30060311 ...

Mondale, Walter F., 1928-

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Walter Frederick Mondale (b. Jan. 25, 1928, Ceylon, Minn.), senator from Minnesota and Vice President of the United States. He attended the Heron Lake and Elmore, Minnesota public schools, then attended Macalester College in St. Paul. He graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1951. He served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1953, then graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1956, getting admitted to the Minnesota bar the same year. He commenced practice in Minneapol...

Wilson, Harold, 1916-1995

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Clinton, Hillary Rodham.

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The address, given on the 30th anniversary of the Comer School Development Program at the Yale School of Medicine, was part of a symposium titled Child Development: The Foundation of Education. The symposium celebrated the Comer School Development program, established in 1968 by Dr. James Comer to promote collaboration among parents, educators and the community. From the description of Address by First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton commemorating the Comer School Development Program, Sc...

Font Obrador, Bartolomé

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Liddy, G. Gordon

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Pery, Jacqueline.

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Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972

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