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The heritage of Theodore and Edith Barnes Ellis.

Benjamin Barnes was born about 1819, probably in southern Edgecombe County or northern Wayne County, areas that later became Wilson County. Circumstantial evidence, largely in the form of naming patterns and proximity, suggests that Benjamin had at least two brothers, … 1,116 more words

Enslaved People

The Art of Steal [2009] Don Argott

The Art of the Steal

This film examines the world-famous postimpressionist art collection of Albert C. Barnes and the effort to move his collection from his home in the Philadelphia suburbs to the downtown Philadelphia Museum of Art. 202 more words

Urban Studies

A Weekend of Walking

Har blivit en hel del steg under helgen. Först igår gick jag och Linda hela vägen till Barnes och sedan till Wimbledon Village hem till Anna. 116 more words

London

IMMOBILIER DE LUXE : LA BAISSE DE PRIX REDYNAMISE LE MARCHE

LE MARCHE IMMOBILIER DE PRESTIGE A RETROUVE SA SANTE EN 2015 ET S’AMELIORE EN PROVINCE.

Après un période très difficile entre les élections présidentielles en mai 2012 et le début de 2015, les transactions sur l’immobilier de prestige ont repris en France, grâce aux… 488 more words

Immobilier

Martha's Choice.

The North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh, North Carolina possesses two quilts made by women who were once enslaved. Mary Barnes of Wilson created “Martha’s Choice” between 1875 and her death in 1902. 40 more words

Slavery

Write me that my title is good.

Wilson N.C.

Sept. the 5th, 1867

Maj. Compton,

Sir:

I proceed to address you on a particular subject, simply for your instruction.

There was a white woman living in my neighbourhood previous to, and during the rebellion.  356 more words

Slavery