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The President's House: Freedom and Slavery in the Making of a New Nation


U.S. Supreme Court Decision: Jay F. Hein, Director, White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, et al. v. Freedom from Religion Foundation, Inc., et al. certiorari to the united states court of appeals for the seventh circuit Argued 28 February 2007—Decided 25 June 2007 No. 06-157

Slavery and Freedom in the Rural North: African Americans in Monmouth County, New Jersey, 1665–1865. By Graham Russell Hodges. (Madison: Madison House, 1997. xviii, 238 pp. Cloth, $29.95, ISBN 0-945612-43-5. Paper, $15.95, ISBN 0-945612-51-6.)

425 By the King. A Proclamation warning all His Majesty's good Subjects no longer to be misled by the Votes, Orders, and pretended Ordinances of one or both Houses, by reason the Members do not injoy the Freedom and Liberty of Parliament, with His Majesty's gracious Offer of Pardon to the Members of both Houses, and of Protection to such of them as shall repaire to Him. [Oxford 20 June 1643]

Mountbatten, Louis (Francis Albert Victor Nicholas) (1900 - 1979), Governor of the Isle of Wight, 1965; Lord-Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight, since 1974; Personal ADC to the Queen since 1953 (Personal Naval ADC to King Edward VIII, 1936, and to King George VI, 1937–52); Col of the Life Guards, 1965; Col Commandant of the Royal Marines, 1965; Hon. Lt-Gen. and Air Marshal, 1942, and Hon. Colonel: Calcutta Light Horse, 1947; 292 Airborne Field Regt, 1947–55, 289 Parachute Regt, RHA(TA), 1956; 4/5th Bn The Royal Hampshire Regiment (TA), 1964–71; an Elder Brother of Trinity House; Grand President: Brit. Commonwealth Ex-Services League, 1946–74; Royal Life Saving Society; Royal Over-Seas League; Pres. of Council of SSAFA; King George’s Fund for Sailors; Royal Naval Film Corporation, Royal Naval Saddle Club, Sailors Home and Red Ensign Club, Gordon Smith Inst., Liverpool, Training Ship Mercury and Commando Benevolent Fund; Society of Genealogists; Britain-Burma Soc.; Past Pres., Soc. of Film and Television Arts; Mem. and Past Pres., Inst. of Electronic and Radio Engineers; Chm. and Founder, National Electronics Research Council; Commodore Sea Scouts; Mem. and Past Prime Warden Shipwrights’ Company; Hon. Mem. Honourable Company of Master Mariners; Mem. Mercers’, Vintners’ and Grocers’ Companies; Royal Swedish Naval Soc.; Inner Magic Circle; Sword of Honour and Freedom of City of London, 1946; High Steward, 1940, and First Freeman, 1946, of Romsey; Freedom of City of Edinburgh, 1954; Freedom of Paimpol, 1961


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Established in October 1941, Freedom House is a United States–based nongovernmental organization dedicated to the promotion of democratic freedoms and human rights. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and historians of the ...

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