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Department store Harvey Nichols has gone back on its fur free policy from 2004 and has started selling real animal fur again. Want to take a stand against the sale of animal fur? 182 more words
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1st Post Office Established Aug 25, 1827

Minnesota’s first post office is established at Fort Snelling.*

Lord, thank you for establishing a post office here! Communication is a gift and blessing on us and our state! 82 more words

In 1819, the 5th Regiment of Infantry arrived at the junction of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers to build the northwest link in this chain of forts and agencies. 118 more words


Fur better or worse: Is the Greek fur trade dying out?

The cries to ban fur trading in Europe are growing louder, but the booming voice of industry continues to silence them. In 2010, the EU farmed fur industry was worth EUR1.5bn, creating jobs and stability for Greece, amongst other countries, which is struggling with high unemployment rates and government debt totalling over 175% of GDP. 518 more words


Michigan Archaeological Society Meeting - Thursday, 4 December 2014

The Saginaw Valley Chapter of the Michigan Archaeological Society will hold its monthly meeting here at the Castle Museum on Thursday, 4 December 2014 at 7:00 PM. 162 more words