There he worked on treaties and loans with the European countries for the Colonies. “After five years of being in the colonies, finally Abigail and her daughter join John in Europe”(). While the couple traveled around Europe, John focused on work and Abigail took classes to further educate herself. Abigail meets Jefferson in their travels and become close friends and also exchanged about 40 letters. “Later, John was appointed the minister to England until 1788.
Born on October 10, 1837 in Boston, Massachusetts, Robert Gould Shaw was the second child and only son of Francis George and Sarah Blake Shaw, two prominent abolitionists at the time. Shaw’s family line consisted of very successful merchants and businessmen who had amassed millions through trade, making the childhood of Shaw and his four sisters a comfortable one. When Shaw turned four, his father retired from his part time law practice so he could pursue a literary career and to spend more time with his family; he moved his family to the country near Brook Farm. It was here that Shaw was exposed to the beliefs of freethinkers’ such as Nathaniel Hawthorne and Ralph Waldo Emerson, along with the open-minded ideals of the local Unitarian church.
During the course of his travels, Pike traveled through many modern day states. He eventually made his way through Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Kansas and Missouri. His time in Mexico allowed him to travel through the modern Mexican states of Chihuahua and Coahuila. However, one of his most significant finds came early on in the expedition. Pike 's Peak It took four months for the group to reach Pike 's Peak and they reached it in November of 1806, which was later named for the explorer.
(Rosen 29) Frederika and Adolph married and moved to the United States. They had four children, with Louis being the youngest. In 1873, the Brandeises moved back to Europe for three years to visit relatives and to teach the children about their lives there (Urofsky). While in Europe, Louis attended Annen-Realschule
J. D Salinger was born on January 1st,, New Year’s Day, 1919 in New York City. He was the younger of two children born to Sol and Miriam Salinger. After graduating from Valley Forge Military Academy, he attended New York University. He spent some time in Europe, mostly in Vienna.
‘Theodore Roosevelt said “ Speak softly but carry a big stick” (1858-1919). He was born on October 27,1858 before he became the Vice President he lived in New York City.He is remembered for his foreign policy, corporate reforms and ecological preservation. He died in New York City on January 6 , 1919. In the year of 1904 he won a second term.When he was young he didn’t stay at law school very long. Afterwhile , he decided to return to political life in 1886 , that was the second time he married his wife he had known about since his childhood age.
Kaulike Jansen Mrs. Mcleod Expository Writing - D 5 January 2016 Henry Kissinger On May 27, 1923, Henry Kissinger was born in Fürth Germany to a Jewish family. When he was fifteen years old, his family moved to London because of Hitler’s intentions with the Nazi (“Henry A. Kissinger”). Kissinger is now looked upon as America 's most significant foreign policy advisor. Kissinger accomplished many goals regarding peace with other nations like China, Vietnam, and the Middle East. Kissinger was also President Richard Nixon 's side man and President Gerald Ford 's secretary of state.
Born in Flushing, Queens, New York on October 19, 1895, Lewis Mumford was an American historian; sociologist, philosopher of technology and as well a mythical critic and he was a graduate of Stuyvesant High School class of 1912. Lewis attended City College of New York and The New School for Social Research but never obtain a degree due to a terrible lung disease, known as tuberculosis (Wikipedia, n.d.). He was predominantly known for his study of cities and urban architecture; he was inspired vividly by the work of Sir Patrick Geddes who hailed from Scotland. Lewis Mumford had a comprehensive and successful career in writing. His close associate was a British sociologist Victor Branford whom he worked with closely.
In 1931, Strauss sought his post-doctoral habilitation with the theologian Paul Tillich, but was turned down. After receiving a Rockefeller Fellowship in 1932, Strauss left his position at the Academy of Jewish Research in Berlin for Paris. He returned to Germany only once, for a few short days twenty years later. In Paris he married Marie (Miriam) Bernsohn, a widow with a young child, whom he had known previously in Germany. He adopted his wife 's son, Thomas, and later his sister 's child; he and Miriam had no biological children of their own.
In America Dali continued to demonstrate eccentric behavior. In 1942, for example, he attracted society’s attention by publication of an autobiography The Secret Life of Salvador Dali with the combination of true stories and myth. Dali by himself did not see anything wrong in telling an “alternative true”: “Dali could take a myth that was interpreted a certain way and impose upon it his own personal ideas” (“Salvador Dali Biography b”, n.