In the center of this side of the Great Seal is an unfinished pyramid. This unfinished pyramid is thirteen steps tall. The unfinished pyramid’s stone is supposed to symbolize that the United States is strong and lasting. On the first steps of the pyramid are the Roman numerals, MDCCLXXVI. This Roman numerals are the number 1776, which is when the Declaration of Independence was signed.
It's based in Washington DC. The current president of the interest group ALF-CIO that I picked is Richard Trumka. The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organization. Richard Trumka was born on July 24th, 1949 and he was elected president on September 16th ,2009 at the federation's convention in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This interest group has 12 million
Margaret Thatcher was a Conservative Prime Minister of the United Kingdom between 1979 and 1990. Three years after her resignation as Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher published her first memoir titled The Downing Street Years. The Downing Street Years focuses on the Iron Lady’s years as British Prime Minister (1979-1990) giving glimpses into her life as the political leader of the United Kingdom. Two years later in 1995, Thatcher published her second memoir, The Path to Power that covers her life before she became Prime Minister in 1979. In 2013 The Downing Street Years and The Path to Power were placed in chronologically order and compiled into a single-volume titled The Autobiography.
10 years after the establishment of the organization the first IMCO Convention came in to force and the newly formed organization held its first meeting 1958. Article 1(a) is summering the purpose of the organization as follows: "To provide machinery for cooperation among Governments in the field of
F) Transition into your first main point: First, we will figure out what happened to Nauru before they began mining phosphate. Ⅱ. Main Body A) First main point: Throughout its 1800s, Nauru’s history is not different from that of other small countries- undergoing dictatorship, civil war, and German occupation. 1. First sub-point and supporting material: The island’s written history begins with the encounter with Europeans in 1798, when Nauru was not more than a matrilineal society divided into 12 tribes.
Introduction: Marriott International Inc. - Marriott International, Inc. is one of the top leading hospitality company in the world. J. Willard and Alice Marriott were the founder of the company. From past 80 years, it has always been looked under the guidance of Marriott family. The headquarter of the company is situated in Bethesda, Maryland, USA. The company revenue for fiscal year 2013 was estimated to be $13 billion dollars.
The name Cowpens came from the Battle of Cowpens. According to The Cowpens Flag’s History, the Cowpens flag was actually flown over the Battle of Cowpens, too. According to INSSAR Historic Flag, the Cowpens flag was an early version of the former United States flag that actually met congressional requirements of the Flag Resolution of 1777. The Cowpens flag has twelve stars and thirteen alternating red and white stripes just like the Betsy Ross flag but has an added star in
He helped with the draft of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, and he also negotiated the 1783 Treaty of Paris, that was marked as the end of the Revolutionary War. Benjamin Franklin was born on January 17, 1706 in Boston, which was known then as Massachusetts Bay Colony. Benjamin’s father, Josiah Franklin, who was the soap and candle maker and had 17 kids, and had 7 with his 1st wife, Anne Child, and had 10 with his 2nd wife, Abiah
The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly was held on December 9, 1946 in Delhi and the last on January 24, 1950. This assembly which was also the then Parliament of the Indian Subcontinent held 11 meetings, working for 165 days in a period of 3 years. Among the topics debated by the Assembly were