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The Growing Rift Between Lincoln and McClellan

November 13, 1861 – President Abraham Lincoln called upon new General-in-Chief George B. McClellan, who refused to see him. This symbolized the evolving relationship between Lincoln and McClellan. 759 more words


Vale Emeritus Professor John Hay AC (21 September 1942 – 3 November 2016)

The University of Queensland Art Museum stands as one of the many transformative legacies conferred on The University of Queensland by the late Emeritus Professor John Hay AC, Vice-Chancellor and President from 1996 to 2007. 295 more words

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The Human Nature of Cape Cod

Returning home from World War Two, John Hay found himself washed ashore on Cape Cod. He went to work for the local newspaper, wandered the tidal flats, dunes, and forests of the Cape, and wrote. 766 more words


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Today’s Super 7 > FRIDAY / JUNE 10, 2016

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” We make it as easy as 1-2-3. 1,664 more words

Cleveland Indians play host to Senate Athletic league's baseball championship

We hosted the Senate Athletic League’s baseball championship game this afternoon on a beautiful sunny day at Progressive Field!

The participants had a lot of fun, but Rhodes came away with the win, defeating John Hay with a final score of 7-1.

Upcoming: THE STATESMAN AND THE STORYTELLER by Mark Zwonitzer (Algonquin)

As mentioned earlier today, the 1850s-1910s is approximately my favourite period of America history. In The Statesman and the Storyteller, Mark Zwonitzer recounts the friendship of John Hay and Mark Twain. 303 more words