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Carlton Club

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Founded in 1832 after the Tories' sharp electoral defeat over the Great Reform Act as a means of rallying the party, of ensuring that supporters registered their right to vote ...

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Carlton Club

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Founded in 1832 after the Tories' sharp electoral defeat over the Great Reform Act as a means of rallying the party, of ensuring that supporters registered their right to vote ...

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Carlton Club

J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 111 words.

Founded in 1832 after the Tories' sharp electoral defeat over the Great Reform Act as a means of rallying the

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Carlton Club

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 112 words.

Founded in 1832 after the Tories’ sharp electoral defeat over the Great Reform Act as a means of rallying the

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Reform Club

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Founded in 1836, the Reform Club was a radical initiative, drawing in Whig support. It was a riposte to the Tory Carlton Club and reflected the desire for better organization, particularly...

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Reform Club

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 41 words.

Founded in 1836, the Reform Club was a radical initiative, drawing in Whig support. It was a riposte to the Tory Carlton Club and reflected the desire for better organization, particularly...

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Bowden, Captain Frank Lake

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 85 words.

DSO 1900

Born 30 Dec. 1863; s of John Thomas Bowden, City Carlton Club, St Swithin’s Lane; m Florence Helen, e d of George Kearsey of Cholsey; died 26...

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club

Overview page. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History.

The decades after the Restoration saw a proliferation of clubs and societies in London and the main provincial cities, many of them meeting in taverns or coffee‐houses. Though the most...

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1922 Committee

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

Committee of the back‐bench members of the Conservative Party in the House of Commons, which acts as a link between the back‐bench and the party leadership. So called because Conservative...

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Lexden

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Politics. 371 words.

OBE 1988; PhD

Born 20 April 1945; 2nd s of Dr Basil Cooke and Nancy Irene Cooke (née Neal)

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Stebbins, George C. (<i>born</i> 1846), evangelistic musician, composer of gospel hymns, hymnbook compiler

Harry Eskew and Mel R. Wilhoit.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 582 words.

(b East Carlton, NY, 26 Feb 1846; d Catskill, NY, 6 Oct 1945). American evangelistic musician, composer of gospel hymns, and hymnbook compiler. He attended singing-schools and learned to...

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Conservatism, Anti-Socialism, and the End of the Lloyd George Coalition

E. H. H. GREEN.

in Ideologies of Conservatism

April 2002; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. 9650 words.

This chapter reviews the Conservative decision at the Carlton Club meeting of 1922 to end the coalition with the Lloyd George Liberals, and examines the part played by the Conservative's...

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Liberal Unionists

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

The Liberal government's proposal for Irish Home Rule and land reform in 1886 caused substantial opposition within the party and the fall of the government in June 1886. The opponents of...

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Moore, Clayton

Salvatore Mondello.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film. 916 words.

Moore, Clayton (14 September 1914–28 December 1999), actor, was born Jack Carlton Moore in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Sprague C. Moore, a prosperous real estate broker, and Theresa...

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Politics and Diplomacy: Palmerston's Years

in Nineteenth-Century Britain

August 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); British History. 1332 words.

‘Politics and Diplomacy: Palmerston's Years’ looks at the make-up of politics and the concerns of politicians in the mid-nineteenth century. The Whigs held office for most of the...

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Benjamin Dean Wyatt

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

(1775–1852). English architect, eldest son of James Wyatt. In 1811 he won the competition to rebuild the Drury Lane Theatre, London (later altered by Beazley and others), which he published...

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Australian Rules Football: Disciplinary Processes

Anthony Nolan.

in Arbitration International

December 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 5696 words.

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Thomas Hopper

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

(1776–1856). English eclectic Regency architect, his extensive works at Craven Cottage, Fulham, London (1806—demolished), included an exotically vulgar Egyptian Revival room and a Gothic...

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Smith, Ida Van

Douglas Fleming Roosa.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1050 words.

teacher, aviator, and flight instructor, was born Ida Van Larkin in Lumberton, North Carolina, to Theodore D. Larkin, a businessman, and Martha J. Keith, a housewife and seamstress. Ida...

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Stanley Baldwin

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1867–1947).

Prime minister. Educated at Harrow and Cambridge, Baldwin entered the family ironmaster's business but on his father's death in 1908 succeeded him as Conservative MP...

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Scott, Hazel Dorothy

Antoinette Handy.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1244 words.

jazz pianist and singer, was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, the daughter of R. Thomas Scott, an English professor, and Alma Long, a musician. The Scott family (Hazel, her parents, and...

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