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Alexander Girard

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1907–93)

American designer Girard's career embraced a wide range of disciplines including architecture, interiors, furniture, industrial, and graphic design. Having been brought...

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Alexander Girard

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1907–93)

American designer Girard's career embraced a wide range of disciplines including architecture, interiors, furniture, industrial, and graphic design. Having been brought...

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Girard, Alexander (1907–93)

Edited by Jonathan M. Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 245 words.

American designer Girard’s career embraced a wide range of disciplines including architecture, interiors, furniture, industrial, and graphic design. Having

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Selling Folk Art and Modern Design: Alexander Girard and Herman Miller’s Textiles and Objects Shop (1961–1967)

Monica Obniski.

in Journal of Design History

September 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 11577 words.

Under the guidance of director of textiles Alexander H. Girard, the Herman Miller Furniture Company embarked on an experimental showroom in New York City that sold contemporary textiles...

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Girard, Alexander (1907–93)

Jonathan M. Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 246 words.

Girard's career embraced a wide range of disciplines including architecture, interiors, furniture, industrial, and graphic design. Having been brought up

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Kleinwort, Ernest Greverus

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 145 words.

Born 13 Sept. 1901; s of late Sir Alexander Drake Kleinwort, 1st Bt, and late Etienette, Lady Kleinwort (née Girard); heir-pres. to Sir Alexander S. Kleinwort, 2nd Bt; ...

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Kleinwort, Ernest Greverus (1901–1977), merchant banker

Jehanne Wake.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 1522 words.

Kleinwort, Ernest Greverus (1901–1977), merchant banker, was born on 13 September 1901 at Bolnore House, Cuckfield, Sussex, the sixth of the seven children of Sir Alexander Drake Kleinwort,...

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Participating in the Civil Rights Movement from the Bench, 1954–1964

David A. Canton.

in Raymond Pace Alexander

May 2010; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 13638 words.

This chapter examines Raymond Pace Alexander’s judicial activism in Philadelphia as well as his views on the Black Freedom Movement in the city and in the South. It looks at Alexander’s...

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George Nelson

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1907–87)

Nelson became a leading figure in post‐Second World War American design, architecture, and criticism. The foundations were laid in place when he graduated in architecture...

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Herman Miller Furniture Company

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(established 1923)

Along with Knoll International this company established its reputation as a leading furniture‐manufacturing company in the United States in the decades following...

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Moore, Cecil Bassett

Christopher Phelps.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1237 words.

outspoken Philadelphia civil rights leader, attorney, and city councilman, was born in Yukon, West Virginia, to Alexander Moore, a physician, and Beulah Moore, a teacher whose maiden...

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Part I General Framework, 5 The Immunity of Visiting Forces and their Headquarters

Dieter Fleck.

in The Handbook of the Law of Visiting Forces

April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 16 pages. 9270 words.

This chapter discusses the principle of immunity. Immunity comprises an exemption from criminal, civil, and administrative jurisdiction of the Receiving State. For any foreign visiting...

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Status of Forces Deployed on UN Peacekeeping Operations: Jurisdictional Immunity

Róisín Burke.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 21049 words.

UN military peacekeepers are increasingly being accused of human rights abuses while deployed on UN missions. These personnel are rarely held accountable for their conduct given that they...

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Part V Case Studies, 43 Visiting Forces in Korea

Hyun Kim and Donald A. Timm.

in The Handbook of the Law of Visiting Forces

April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 27 pages. 20607 words.

This chapter looks at the development of the law of visiting forces in Korea. This law begins in the aftermath of World War II, with the liberation of the Korean peninsula from Japanese...

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Part II Commentaries to Typical Sofa Rules, 20 Jurisdiction

Paul J. Conderman and Aurel Sari.

in The Handbook of the Law of Visiting Forces

April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 56 pages. 36079 words.

This chapter concerns the exercise of jurisdiction over Visiting Forces. Here, Sending States and Receiving States rely on competing jurisdictional principles, the territorial principle,...

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