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Political Zionism - The war for Israel

By Day Ulrich

Zionism is a concept first coined by Nathan Birnbaum in 1890 to describe the movement that would return the Jewish people to their motherland in Israel and restore their rule there. 2,197 more words


Women's History Month--Rosa Luxemburg

We enter into a new month and new period of celebrating our history….history should be celebrated everyday not just once a year….

When I was younger my grandfather gave me a few books and among them was one by Rosa Luxemburg, Reform Or Revolution….she was a fascinating woman of her time……regardless her politics she did much to further the cause of women…… 403 more words


Bayer Patents Aspirin - Mar 06, 1899 - HISTORY.com

On this day in History, Bayer patents aspirin on Mar 06, 1899. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Source: Bayer patents aspirin – Mar 06, 1899 – HISTORY.com… 55 more words

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Sculptures on David Jones Building

Adelaide Central Plaza 

Most South Australians and many other people from other parts of Australia and around the world will know about John Martin in connection with retail history in Adelaide. 441 more words

South Australia

Peregine Building

135 Rundle Mall | ADELAIDE  SA 5000

If you have walked down Rundle Mall near Twin Street, once or many times it is possible that you have not noticed this building. 533 more words

South Australia

Who was Mary Lee? 4 2017

Mary Lee was a widowed Irish immigrant to Australia. She was 58 years of age when she and her daughter Evelyn arrived in South Australia to take care of her sick son. 339 more words


A letter of importance: Workman connections to John Doyle Lee

In my previous post about the Workman family migration, I mentioned the importance of Daisy Maude Workman Lichtenwalter Locke’s letter to more than one branch of the Workman family. 3,653 more words

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