As a Scottish person recently removed to the wettest part of the American Pacific Northwest, I had occasion a few weeks ago to attend a party in downtown Seattle. 2,361 more words
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Michael Patrick Considine (26 January 1885 – 2 November 1959) was an Irish-born Australian politician and unionist.
Considine was born in County Mayo, the son of Michael Patrick Considine and Margaret Josephine, née Lowney. 308 more words
1969 - Brian Faulkner resigns from his position as Prime Minister Terence O'Neill's minister of commerce, furthering the split in the Unionist party .
Brian Faulkner (1921-1977) was the last prime minister (1971-1972) of Northern Ireland under Great Britain’s experiment in devolution that began in 1921.
Arthur Brian Deane Faulkner was unusual in being from a strictly business rather than a landed background. 1,345 more words
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Published October 1st 2013 by Dutton Adult
Born to slave-holding aristocracy in Richmond, Virginia, and educated by Northern Quakers, Elizabeth Van Lew was a paradox of her time. 631 more words