Edison was known world-wide as the wizard of Menlo Park, The Father of the electric age, and the greatest inventor to ever live. Also that when WWII broke out, he was asked to invent defencive weapons for submarines, and war ships. He also innovated things by using rubber, concrete, and ethanol. In 1887, Edison opened the first building committed only to research and development in New Jersey. One year after opening, it was deemed the largest testing laboratory in the world.
Commencing in the late nineteenth century, the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair has stood the test of time as a symbolic image of unity for the worlds people. Originally organized to commemorate the four hundredth anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s arrival in North America, the exposition also served to host and celebrate the many diverse groups and nations from across the globe. The fair would officially commence on May 1, 1893 and would become at the time the largest fair to have been constructed within the United States. Built in Jackson park, a stretch of land running along Lake Michigan, the exposition proved popular, welcoming over twenty million people during the six months that it operated. However, upon participating in the fair, several
Cookie Monster has a mother, a cousin, a younger sister and a father who advocates more socially-relevant concerns such as environmentalism, water conservation and proper energy use. Unlike other Sesame Street characters, Cookie Monster lived up to his name as it was given to him at the very first episode, making it stick up until today. On the glorious years of 1971-1972, the song C for Cookie had been shown public, making it Cookie Monster’s trademark song and children’s anthem for when they are feeling too stubborn to eat. Since 1969, Cookie Monster is played by the very talented actor slash muppeteer Frank Oz. During the entire course of Cookie Monster’s existence, some other talents had taken over once in a while on the likes of Joe Raposo, Carroll Spinney, Eric Jacobson and David Rudman.
‘’The responsible for much of the reconstruction were the architects of the Chicago School; some of the most prominent architects were L. Henry Sullivan and William LeBaron Jenney. These architects considered almost visionaries applied to architecture engineering principles and managed to raise the first skyscraper replacing the traditional wooden structures and brick by frames of cement.’’ After the fire a larger Chicago emerged. Today, Chicago is a culturally diverse and dynamic city, and an international center for business and leisure due in part to the availability of the city through transportation. The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 was a terrible disaster in U.S history that affected many people. It destroyed the entire city of Chicago leaving a mark on the lives of its people will never forget.
Mad Men is considered to be one the best shows to have graced television in the last ten years, with its interesting characters and smooth story line the show become extremely popular with audiences of all ages. Based on the advertising industry of the 1960’s the show follows the day to day life of Don Draper and his advertising firm and his treatment of his coworkers that are on his level and that are below him. However, it did not sit well with all people; many argued that the show was too sexist or to boring since they believed it lacked action. The most significant argument that arose from the show was it is basically an expose of the 1960’s bad old days because of the bad decisions made and the sexist comments and actions towards the
The World's Columbian Exposition was a world's fair held in Chicago in 1893 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World in 1492. The centrepiece of the Fair, the large water pool, represented the long voyage Columbus took to the New World. Chicago bested New York City; Washington, D.C.; and St. Louis for the honour of hosting the fair. The Exposition was an influential social and cultural event and had a profound effect on architecture, sanitation, the arts, Chicago's self-image, and American industrial optimism. The exposition covered more than 600 acres, featuring nearly 200 new (but purposely temporary) buildings of predominantly neoclassical architecture, canals and lagoons, and people and cultures
Chicago at the time was moving to a more industrialized society. Architecture was becoming a booming business. Skyscrapers were being constructed among other new buildings, and in the midst of the already progressive city, Chicago had been elected as the host for the Columbian Exposition. The fair would take up a large park in the city and bring people from around the world to experience a new social and cultural event. Beside the hectic fair was violence within the city.
The World 's Columbian Exposition, celebrating the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus 's landing in America, was actually held in 1893. This event was held in Chicago the blacks who escaped from the south stayed in Chicago. When these free blacks return to the south with new clothes, gifts, and money more blacks wanted to join them and their economic success. The Great Migration took place from 1915, some will say the end came after World War II. The Southern States lost millions in populations.
The commercial talks about the different ways the Switch can be used. As the whole world knows, Nintendo is a company that makes gaming systems, most known for the Nintendo 3DS, Wii and Wii U, etc. The company was founded on September 23rd, 1889 and is still in business! All of the commercials in the Super Bowl this year were all great but, I picked two of my favorites and also 2 of the top commercials that played during the game. Other commercials that played that were pretty funny was Avocados From Mexico.
This alone is very impressive for any writer, but King has almost been awarded for every movie that has been created from his books. Another amazing book is “Shawshank Redemption”; this book was made into a movie and was released on Sep 23, 1994. The “Shawshank Redemption” has been given over forty nominations and awards. This has been seen as one of the best movies ever created because of its ability to get the audience to fall in love with the characters, even if they are prisoners we all feel sorry for them. In conclusion, King has won so many awards due to his ability to catch the readers and viewers attention and make them fall in love with a
I dont know where id be without ben and Leo and the People at Mudlark Theatre. without my dad doing their dads taxes i would have never found Mudlark and become freinds with them. they are so likeable because its the 4 of us always together who all share the same intrest and hobbies and the memories we have together are some of the best. from flipping outside of the trampoline to yelling from the bleachers to a brewers player for taking steroids. they are like frances to me because even though we dont go to the same school or live in the same city we treasure the times together and have the best time ever.
Despite their criminal record was a long one, they had obtained a license to make large quantities of industrial alcohol, the raw was then turned into whiskey and gin. 40,000 quarts of alcohol at about 50 cents a quart producing 120,000od bootleg whiskey and gin cost anything from $15 to $60 a bottle.” However, industrial alcohol wasn’t for consumptions usage, this caused many people to die from alcohol poisoning. Throughout 1920s there was a blurred line between gangster and political bosses, because they both utilize each other in order to obtain money, power, and respect. Although the majority of their wealth was at the expense of American citizens. The most distinguished gangsters during the prohibition era were Al Capone and Lucky Luciano.