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Rocky Mountain National Park is 101 Years Old Today

The most visited of Colorado’s four National Parks is 101 years old today.   Rocky Mountain National Park came to exist January 26, 1915 when President Woodrow Wilson signed the bill creating our National Park. 131 more words

Notable Centennials: Events From 1916


The Ossuary at the Verdun Battlefield in France contains the remains of more than 100,000 people who died, both French and German, in the 1916 battle. 303 more words

History

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Woodrow Wilson Women’s Suffrage

In late June 1917, six women were arrested. Eleven more were detained on July 4. Ten days later, a third group was taken into custody.

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Alternatives for Mourning during the Great War: 1914-1918

In 1917 Reformer Dorothy Dix strongly urged an end to traditional deep mourning. She pointed out that “What the psychological effect, not only upon the minds of women, but upon men of the sight of thousands of women dressed in mourning is appalling to consider… saddens no one else with her sorrow. 103 more words

20th Century

Commission For Relief In Belgium 13: As If It Had Never Happened

Herbert Hoover’s reputation could not have survived the war years without protection from his Secret Elite masters. Once he had been presented as the humanitarian face of the so-called relief programme, and his status transformed from unscrupulous and crooked mining-engineer to quasi-diplomat, he had access to the inner chambers of the American, British and German governments. 2,860 more words

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Commission For Relief In Belgium 12: Hoover, Servant Not Master

One of the essential skills that the shrewd investor requires is the ability to recognise the moment to sell and move on. The really successful investor has an additional edge; insider information. 2,416 more words

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Veterans Day

What originally began as Armistice Day, on November 11, 1919 by President Woodrow Wilson, was officially changed by law to Veterans Day by President Dwight Eisenhower and Congress in 1954. 304 more words

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