so according to that twenty dollars and allow you ten Percent interest on that for ten years would be forty dollars on that note which I think would be right between Brothers, and I think would Pay you very well and the other note when I wrote you about the money and sent you the note I told you that I would Pay fifteen Percent rather than miss getting it but for you it is low as you could I do not know what interest you had to Pay but I do not had to claim more than you had to Pay but counting
Lecture 16 - 11/18/2010
I cannot say as to my getting along. But guess I am doing about as well as usual Have not been very attentive to the ladies lately, as I have had my mind So much occupied with the matter of which I have already told you. Have been through with my Singing School for Some time. The weather is now very hot, affording us poor sinners a pretty considerable fortaste of that “bad time coming” of which orthodox preachers Say So much. Yesterday 19th inst the thermometer Stood at 103 (degrees) & no
Highlights: 2010 Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony
Ten Royals athletes became the first inductees into Queens' Athletics Hall of Fame in 2010. Check out snippets from that ceremony, and learn about plans for the 2011 festivities.
Wind Energy Projects Throughout the United States
The American Wind Energy Association provides information on existing and planned wind energy projects throughout the United States. Visitors click on the US map to get a list of all current and new projects being undertaken in a particular state. For example, Wisconsin currently has three wind energy projects with a combined average energy potential of 6440 Megawatts. Tables provide the project location, owner, date online, Megawatts, Power Purchaser or User, and Turbine Units, as well as links
(judging from appearances) seem very likely to do for every day our linesare attacked Somewhere roving bandsof Rebels are hovering along our linesall the time Seeking a weak placewhere they may strike a blow the lasttime I was on picket a man was shot onthe same Just where I stood well thesesmall parties mean something they areforerunners of larger ones or they wouldnot have ventured so close to our lines we havebeen sending some reenforcements from here to Ft.Donelson thus weakening our f
Enclosed you will find a little wreath which I found among a collection of letters in Chattanooga the gift of some Rebel maiden to her lover in the army on our taking possession of the town he abandoned it (letters and all) they are now in my possession a rare collection I assure you,Transcripts provided by previous owner.
you a short description of the appearance of the field on coming to look over it on Wednesday I will let you judge for yourself of this mighty battle then I will tell you that it covered an area of forty two square miles and that the field everywhere bore traces of the conflict yes this battle for numbers and stubborn fighting will rank with any of the Old-World it has been a conflict that will be fresh in the memories of the American people when that of Austerlitz Marengo and Solferno shall b
us too plainly that two contending armies were engaged in the work of destruction at first we could hear only the heavy thundering sound of the sixty fours but as we came nearer we began to hear them more distinctly and before noon naught could be heard but one continuous roar which lasted without intermission until night about noon we received Orders to lay aside our knapsacks and proceed on the double quick but the order was countermanded and we proceeded on as before about four we rec’d
in every direction and the flowering shrubs with which the sides of the roads were lined rendered it a perfect paradise a place where Angels might delight to wander and mortals rest in peace but it appears where man is most blest he is most rebellious Adam could not rest contented in Eden neither could the people here but joined with other rebellious states in bringing our government into civil war and converting their beautiful State into a field on which some of the mightiest battle has bee
George W. Ham letter to Kate Ballard, February 4, 1862
Mr. Ham tells of chasing Confederate Cavalry near Lebanon, Kentucky and of Conferderates burning a barn and houses.,Transcripts provided by previous owner. Catharine (Kate) Ballard became Catharine (Kate) Garman when she married George Garman in October, 1864.
Martial arts clubs across London beat the recession, as workers in the capital's financial sector swap suits for sports like cage fighting
Julia Strudwick Tutwiler Memorial Tablet
This image is a black and white photograph of a marble tablet honoring Julia Strudwick Tutwiler. Postcard text: (front) This marble tablet is a memorial to Julia Strudwick Tutwiler, teacher, poet and humanitarian, who was the author of the state song, "Alabama." The sculptor was Miss Geneva Mercer of Alabama, the work being done in Italy in 1933. Original in World War Memorial Building.
Auburn vs. Alabama (1949)
[Note: This game was played in Birmingham, with the program being jointly published by both schools and printed in Auburn.] " The Tigers Hit their Stride: It was a vengeful bunch of Auburn Tigers playing one of the greatest games in the history of Auburn Football that upset mighty Alabama 14-13 before 44,000 delirious fans in Legion Field, Birmingham. The Tigers entered the game determined to make amends for their last year's defeat, and before many minutes had ticked off it was evident that the
Florida Health Disparities Strategic Plan 2008-2011
The Florida Health Disparities Plan was commissioned to determine the extent of Florida's health disparities and to present a framework for reducing them. Disparities in cancer mortality, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and infant mortality are symptomatic of deeper problems that some minorities face. Conditions such as poor access to quality care, poverty, and low health literacy plague some minority communities - like the proverbial "troubled waters" of old. Lack of culturally competent healthcare provider
Motivating Conservation through Payment for Environmental Services: Not So Simple
This presentation by Dr. John Kerr from Michigan State University's Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies is part of MSU's Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Dib Lane Widening
30th November 1927. Here is the entrance to a muddy yard containing three sheds in various states of repair. The nearest shed seems to be attached to the stone wall. The garden gate is leaning against the shed and not attached to any hinges. There are houses in the background.
The Interagency Council on Black and Minority Health 2007 Annual Report
We are pleased to present you with the Interagency Council on Black and Minority Health’s 2007 report. The report outlines key data findings of the council as well as three critical health focus areas to be addressed. These focus areas for improving minority health will act as a launching pad for action within Indiana on every level - residents, public health providers, community organizations, policymakers, and other stakeholders - to address health inequities and improve the health and envir
A First Course in Complex Analysis
These are the lecture notes of a one-semester undergraduate course which we taught at SUNY Binghamton. For many of our students, Complex Analysis is their first rigorous analysis (if not mathematics) class they take, and these notes reflect this very much. We tried to rely on as few concepts from real analysis as possible. In particular, series and sequences are treated "from scratch." This also has the (maybe disadvantageous) consequence that power series are introduced very late in the course.
The Redistricting Game is designed to educate, engage and empower citizens around the issue of political redistricting. Currently, the political system in most states allows the state legislators themselves to draw the lines. This system is subject to a wide range of abuses and manipulations that encourage incumbents to draw districts which protect their seats rather than risk an open contest. By explore how the system works, as well as how open it is to abuse, The Redistricting Game allows play