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Originally searching for supposed "lost gold" in the waters of Lake Michigan, treasure hunters Kevin Dykstra and Frederick Monroe found something much bigger--an aging shipwreck that may be the remains of the Griffin, a 17th-century old ship.
NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Friends of Hermione-Lafayette in America today announced the date of October 14, 2014 for the Inaugural Gala to support Hermione, the historically
RMS Military Productions donates all historical work produced for 24 State Commands to the National Guard Museum; gift consists of 130 unique interactive historical records on DVD-ROM and represents
CHAPPAQUA, N.Y., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paris, travel and the French Revolution...Teens have a new way to explore Paris with the Time Traveler Tours StoryApp Beware Madame La Guillotine: A Revolutionary Tour of Paris, for iPhone and iPod Touch.
Installation begins on the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA)New York Avenue Sculpture Project WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Artist Niki de Saint Phalle's larger-than-life, whimsical sculptures celebrate cultural diversity, nature and women.
WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To commemorate the Marquis de Lafayette, the Frenchman who was instrumental in supporting the American Revolution, the DAR Museum presents the exhibition, "Honoring Lafayette: Contemporary Quilts from France and America," on display April 16 - September 4, 2010.
Model Maxime de la Falaise, known for her contributions to the food and fashion industries, has died in France at the age of 86, her daughter says. The New York Times reported Saturday de la Falaise's daughter, Louise, confirmed the model and food author died of natural causes in Saint-Remy-de-Provence,
Book analyzing the emerging Millennial Generation wins coveted award for its illuminating political and social analysis. NEW YORK, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eric Hoffer Book Award committee has announced Eric Greenberg's book Generation WE: How Millennial Youth Are Taking Over America and Changing Our World Forever as a 2009 winner of the prestigious Montaigne Medal. Each year, the Montaigne Medal is given to the most thought-provoking titles - books that illuminate progress or redirect...
Book analyzing the emerging Millennial Generation recognized for its illuminating political and social analysis. NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eric Hoffer Book Award committee has nominated Eric Greenberg's book Generation WE: How Millennial Youth Are Taking Over America and Changing Our World Forever as a 2009 finalist for the Montaigne Medal. Each year, the Montaigne Medal is given to the most thought-provoking titles - books that illuminate progress or redirect thought.
By Christopher Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - It was a big night for Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and Christie's, when the auction house sold the artist's painting of a laundress for a record-smashing $22,416,000 on Tuesday.
- In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
- In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.