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Ewart, Joseph (1759–1792), diplomat

H. M. Stephens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Diplomatic History; International Relations. 683 words.

Ewart, Joseph (1759–1792), diplomat, was born on 30 April 1759, the eldest son of the minister of Troqueer in Kirkcudbrightshire. He attended a local school before entering Edinburgh...

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Ewart, Sir Joseph

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 122 words.

Kt 1895; MD

Born 30 Sept. 1831; s of late Andrew Ewart and Catherine Armstrong Ewart; m 1856, Madeline (d 1863), d of Major T. Lister; ...

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Braithwaite, Warwick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 163 words.

FRAM

Born 9 Jan. 1896; s of Joseph and Mary Braithwaite, Dunedin, NZ; m 1931, Lorna, d of Ewart Davies, Dinas Powis, Cardiff; two s...

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Morton, Henry Canova Vollam (1892–1979), travel writer and journalist

C. R. Perry.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Travel Literature); Travel and Holiday. 1095 words.

Morton, Henry Canova Vollam (1892–1979), travel writer and journalist, was born on 26 July 1892 at 17 Chester Square, Ashton under Lyne, the son of Joseph Thomas Vollam Morton, newspaper...

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harvest customs

Overview page. Subjects: History.

In Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay (1956), ch. 11, George Ewart Evans showed that the gathering of the harvest was the climax of the rural year, an event involving all the villagers. The...

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Principal Office Holders by Country

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Australia

Prime Minister

July 1945 Joseph Chifley Australian Labor

Dec. 1949 Robert Menzies Liberal

Jan. 1966 Harold Holt Liberal

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