Guide to the Records of International Order of Oddfellows, Braddock's Field Lodge #529, Braddock, PA
These records span the years 1857-1975 but are concentrated mostly in the period 1900-1975. The records contain minutes; membership rolls and application books; financial records; forms; and a small amount of correspondence.
2.4 ‘Culture, identity and power’ Having unpacked some of the issues to do with the term ‘Roman empire’ we turn now to ‘culture, identity and power’, wide-ranging terms involving many different aspects which are often closely interlocked. The following essay, ‘Looking for culture, identity and power’, is designed to help you consider various factors and experiences that helped to shape culture, identity and power as social forces in the empire. It introduces some key topics and terminology. Please read it no
Having unpacked some of the issues to do with the term ‘Roman empire’ we turn now to ‘culture, identity and power’, wide-ranging terms involving many different aspects which are often closely interlocked.
The following essay, ‘Looking for culture, identity and power’, is designed to help you consider various factors and experiences that helped to shape culture, identity and power as social forces in the empire. It introduces some key topics and terminology. Please read it no
JClic hoofdbibliotheek : Moedertaal- en wiskunde-oefenreeksen Installatiebestand of set-up van de JClic-hoofdbibliotheek met 12 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor moedertaal en 11 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor wiskunde.
Installatiebestand of set-up van de JClic-hoofdbibliotheek met 12 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor moedertaal en 11 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor wiskunde.
Dying for Islam: An Alternative History (12 Feb 2010)
Dr Faisal Devji, from the Department of History and Anthropology at St Antony's College, Oxford, gave an Anthropology Departmental Seminar on 12 February 2010 entitled 'Dying for Islam: An Alternative History.
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
UMass Cultivates in New Greenhouse
At UMass Amherst, the new Research & Education Greenhouse, a $10.8 million renovation and expansion, provides outstanding research and teaching space for plant biology. The new greenhouses are state-of-the-art, featuring sophisticated automated systems to control natural and artificial lighting, temperature, humidity, and irrigation and fertilization. The control systems can also adapt the interior environment to the sun, wind and weather. The facility has two research labs, a wet/dry classroom
Mormanism Exposed Part 3
Witnessing to Mormans...
"Water Resources in the Middle East, part 2"
A talk by Olcay Unver, former head of the Southeastern Anatolia Project and founder of the Euphrates-Tigris Initiative for Cooperation. Co-sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies and the Environmental Studies Program. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series.
SAT Prep: Test 6, Section 9, Part 4
Students, improve your math SAT score! This video starts off with a black screen because the narrator uses it as a 'chalkboard'. This video is appropriate for high school students. Uses a textbook (the official SAT study guide) commonly found in bookstores, but it is not absolutely necessary as the narrator does all work on the screen. Problems 15-16 on page 747.
Wonders of Latin America: Puzzling Pyramids of Mexico
History.com explores The Temple of the Sun in Teotihuacan, the greatest city of this ancient civilization, and the site of the mysterious pyramids of Mexico. Run time 05:05.
Beethoven-A Quick Time Line and an Important Letter
This excellent video is set to Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 that features includes a quick timeline of his life against still images. The words of a letter that he wrote concerning his deafness and his angry behavior because of it. It was found in his drawer after his death; it was never sent. The words of the letter are included in this video.
Beethoven (pt 1)
This is an animated biography of Beethoven from the Discovery Channel Education series. As a child Beethoven was driven by his father who did not like his improvising. He was told he would always be a second rate musician. (2:57)
Beethoven - Birthplace in Bonn, Germany
Ludwig von Beethoven was born in Bonn, Germany. (Move the video forward, to 6:25, to see his birth place.) He loved nature, especially the Rhine River, which influenced his musical compositions. (13:17)
Beethoven - His Musical Compositions
At 22 Beethoven arrived in Bonn where he studied with some of the great master musicians. Beethoven's adult life was marked by his profound deafness. He composed some of his most-loved works at a time when he could not hear. When Beethoven died, his contemporaries knew that the maestro, and his works, would long be remembered. (14:41) Part 2.
After Beethoven's father started drinking, the income his young son generated was the family's main source of support. The days were dark, and dreadful, for the young musician.
"You have nothing more to teach me," an exasperated, impertinent Beethoven once told his father.
Escaping the turmoil in his own house, Beethoven found peace at the home of friends - Eleonore and Stephan von Breuning - whose mother (Helene) understood the growing child was fragile, ne
Karajan - Beethoven Symphony No. 5 - Part 1
Karajan Conducting Beethoven's 5th Symphony, Part 1 (Movements 1 and 2). Very old and rare film, no longer in print, recorded in 1966. From http://www.musopen.com
Symphony No 6, 4th movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. (3:50)
Symphony No 6, 3rd movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. The picture quality is good and the sound quality is excellent.
Beethoven Symphony No.5 - 1st Mov, Barenboim
The Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67, was written by Ludwig van Beethoven in 1804–08. This symphony is one of the most popular and well-known compositions in all of classical music, and one of the most often played symphonies. Daniel Barenboin conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker in this video of the 1st Movement of Symphony No. 5, Allegro con brio. Barenboim is known for interpreting music as close to the composer's intentions as possible.
Beethoven Symphony No. 3 Eroica Movement 4 (Part 2)
Herbert Von Karajan Conducts Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E Flat Major Eroica, Op. 55, Movement 4 (Part 2). Live professional performance with the Berlin Philharmonic. (8:57)