Battle Hymn of the Republic author, Julia Ward Howe (1819-1910) was born in New York City to Samuel Ward, Jr., a stockbroker, and Julia Rush, a poet who died of tuberculosis  when Julia was five. Howe was educated at schools for young ladies and tutored at home until the age of 16. Her father died in 1839, and five  years later Julia married Samuel Gridley Howe, head of the Perkins  Institute for the Blind. The couple had six children, the last of whom was born in 1859.

Battle Hymn of the Republic author, Julia Ward Howe was born in New…

Free Sheet Music - Free Lead Sheet - America The Beautiful - By Samuel Ward

Free Sheet Music - Free Lead Sheet - America The Beautiful - By Samuel Ward

Samuel Ward McAllister (1827–1895) self-appointed arbiter of New York society 1860-90. He married heiress Sarah Taintor Gibbons, & using her wealth, McAllister sought to become a tastemaker amongst New York's "Knickerbocracy", a collection of old merchant & landowning families who traced their lineage back to the colonial days. He was largely responsible for turning the simple seaside resort of Newport, Rhode Island into a mecca for the pleasure-seeking, status-conscious rich of the Gilded…

William Sydney Porter (September 1862 – June known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American short story writer. Henry's short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and surprise endings.

America the Beautiful 1956 Sheet Music for Two Pianos Four Hands Samuel Ward

America the Beautiful 1956 Sheet Music for Two Pianos Four Hands Samuel Ward

Samuel "Ward" McAllister fell out of favor with Mrs. Caroline Astor when he wrote his tell-all-book "Society as I Have Found It." She shortly replaced him as society's court jester & major domo with Harry Lehr. McAllister died eating alone at New York's Union Club.

Samuel "Ward" McAllister fell out of favor with Mrs. Caroline Astor when he

Vintage Leather Scrapbook | Brown Leather Photo Album | Large Bound Scrap Book | Samuel Ward Manufacturing Company by Postcardigans on Etsy

Vintage Leather Scrapbook | Brown Leather Photo Album | Large Bound Scrap Book | Samuel Ward Manufacturing Company by Postcardigans on Etsy

An American professor was searching last year for a letter relating to Samuel Ward, one of the translators of the King James Bible, in the archives of Sidney Sussex College in Cambridge.

American finds oldest draft of King James Bible

An American professor was searching last year for a letter relating to Samuel Ward, one of the translators of the King James Bible, in the archives of Sidney Sussex College in Cambridge. Science News Summaries.

Uber employees spied on ex-partners politicians and Beyoncé. Cab startups former forensic investigator Samuel Ward Spangenberg claims he was fired from the company after blowing whistle on lack of security. #expartner #love #relationship #lovesick #advice #romance #partner #breakup #rekindle #spark

Uber employees 'spied on ex-partners politicians and Beyoncé'. Cab startups former forensic investigator Samuel Ward Spangenberg claims he was fired from the company after blowing whistle on lack of security.

Samuel Ward Berry, Sr

Samuel Ward Berry, Sr

Sketch/signature of, Ward McAllister, (1827-1895). Under the patronage of Caroline Astor, McAllister became the social arbiter of the Gilded Age, in NYC. He was the creator of the list, of the "400", society members that were "acceptable". After writing a societal expose, in his memoirs, "Society As I Have Found It", he fell out of favor with the "400". The upper crust guarded their privacy, and as a result, no longer associated with McAllister. ~ {cwl}

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Articles of Secrecy from the first Continental Congress, signed by Samuel Ward

Articles of Secrecy from the first Continental Congress, signed by Samuel Ward

The King James Bible, the most widely read book in the English language is as storied as it is elusive. Now, a historian claims to have found the oldest known draft of the Christian text in an obscure archive at the University of Cambridge.

Oldest Draft of King James Bible Discovered, Historian Says

The King James Bible, the most widely read book in the English language is as storied as it is elusive. Now, a historian claims to have found the oldest known draft of the Christian text in an obscure archive at the University of Cambridge.

Princess Anne visits the Samuel Ward Academy, Haverhill. Princess Anne speaking to head Howard Lay. 9 Apr 2014

Princess Anne visits the Samuel Ward Academy, Haverhill. Princess Anne speaking to head Howard Lay.

Samuel Ward (1577–1640) was an English Puritan minister of Ipswich. On 1 November 1603 he was elected by the corp of Ipswich to the office of town preacher, and he occupied the pulpit of St. Mary-le-Tower T , for about thirty years. In 1624 Ward and Yates, another Ipswich clergyman, complained to a committee of the House of Commons of the Arminian tenets broached in A New Gag for an Old Goose by Richard Montagu. Ward retired to Holland, here he first was a member of William Bridge's church.

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Ann Hall, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Ward (Emily Astor), 1837. Miniature on ivory, 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. Private collection, Barrytown, New York

Samuel Ward (Emily Astor)," Watercolor on ivory, 5 x 4 in. Photographed in May 1955 at "Rokeby," Barrytown, New York. The Frick Collection / Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.

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