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Stock Market Crash - History

Stock Market Crash - History

Wall Street 1927The Stock Market Crash began the Great Depression. It was not the cause of the Depression but it marked its beginning.In 1928, the first signs of trouble appeared in the American economy. Consumer demand began to lag somewhat, and this caused cutbacks in the auto and ancillary industries.

Copper Alloy Coin of Emperor Julian

Copper Alloy Coin of Emperor Julian

This coin showing a bull is the first of its type to be unearthed in Britain. Found by Simon Hall, the coin was recorded with the PAS before being donated to the British Museum. Julian unsuccessfully...

Benetsville - History

Benetsville - History

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The reason for the extinction of mammoths may not be their hunting

The reason for the extinction of mammoths may not be their hunting

Contrary to popular belief, Iron Age Siberians may have hunted mammoths infrequently and only in certain cases where, for example, they needed their tusks for hunting or tool making. It is true that mammoth meat was eaten but it was not one of the main objectives.

Leonard Lamb

Leonard Lamb

Biography of Leonard Lamb

Harborview Medical Center

Harborview Medical Center

Harborview Medical Center is a comprehensive health care center located at 325 Ninth Avenue in Seattle, Washington. An integral part of the University of Washington’s School of Medicine, the medical center provides high quality advanced health care to the community it serves.Harborview began its operation as a six-bed King County welfare hospital in 1877.