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Alien and Sedition Act - History

Alien and Sedition Act - History

Alien and Secdition ActThe Alien and Sedition Acts marked an attempt by Federalists to suppress opposition at home. These acts gave the President the power to arrest and deport any alien suspected of having & 34;treasonable or secret leanings.& 34;The Alien and Seditions Acts were four separate laws.

King George's War (1744-18 October 1748) (America)

King George's War (1744-18 October 1748) (America)

King George& 39;s War (1744-18 October 1748) (America) The American part of the War of the Austrian Succession, the third of four French and Indian Wars. King George& 39;s War also saw the continuation of the War of Jenkin& 39;s Ear (from 1739) between Britain and Spain. Hostilies between Britain and France in the Americas were triggered by the French capture of a British fort off Nova Scotia.

Would Victorian era British soldiers wear their short sword bayonets while wearing uniform when off duty?

Would Victorian era British soldiers wear their short sword bayonets while wearing uniform when off duty?

In depictions of the Victorian era we often see lower ranks of soldiers wearing uniform when off duty in pubs or frequenting fairs, or just milling about as extras in the background etc. My quest…

Koningen Der Nederlanden Str - History

Koningen Der Nederlanden Str - History

Koningen Der NederlandenA former name retained.(Str: t. 5,020; 1. 455& 39;2& 34;; b. 55& 39;2& 34;; dr. 26& 39;5& 34;; s. 14.5 k.; cpl. 221; a. 4 6& 34;, 2 1-pdrs., 2 mg.)Koningen Der Nederlanden, a Dutch ship launched by Nederland S.B. Maats, Amsterdam. Holland, in 19,11, was seized by custom officials at San Francisco, acting under the Executive Order of 20 March 1918; and commissioned 4 April, Lt.

Amphora, Wine Storage Jar

Amphora, Wine Storage Jar

A black-figure drinking scene on an amphora. Amphorae are a particular type of storage vessel which were used for the storage and transportation of liquids, mainly wine. They were usually ceramic and...

American Civil War Timeline 1862

American Civil War Timeline 1862

American Civil War Timeline 1862186219 January 1862: Battle of Mill Springs, KentuckyUnion victory in Eastern Kentucky but one that failed to allow for the liberation of that pro-Union district.6 February 1862: Capture of Fort Henry, TennesseeUnion capture of a key fort on the Tennessee River by U.S.