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MarijuanaThe Perfect Plant
MarijuanaThe Perfect Plant
MarijuanaThe Perfect Plant Prior to the twentieth century, the marijuana plant (then more commonly referred to as hemp) was the single most important industrial plant, or non-food producing crop in America and the world (Getpman 1990). Archeologists report that marijuana was possibly the first plant cultivated by humans. They estimate that date at approximately 8000 BC (Columbia University). As early as 4000 BC, pottery with marijuana markings and hemp textiles were found in North Central China.
American flag speech
American flag speech
american flag speech First I would like to include some information about our american flag and how it came about. In the British colonies of North America before the Revolution, each of the 13 colonies had its flag. On Jan. 2, 1776, the first flag of the United States was raised at Cambridge, Mass., by George Washington. Known as the Grand Union flag, it consisted of 13 stripes, alternate red and white, with a blue canton bearing the crosses of St. George and St. Andrew. Congress, on June 14, 1
CHANGING ROLES OF WOMEN
CHANGING ROLES OF WOMEN
CHANGING ROLES OF WOMEN Life in the American colonies between 1600 and 1780, the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries was profoundly influenced by the nearness of the people and the soil. During the colonial period, even the largest cities were never vary far removed from the backcountry farms that supported them with agricultural and household industry products. Townspeople were in close daily contact with farmers for their survival. Farmers relied on the nearest town to market their goods, and
Hemp the Miracle Fiber
Hemp the Miracle Fiber
Hemp the Miracle Fiber Hemp, the fiber of the cannabis species of plant is making a comeback after years of being ignored for synthetic substitutes. Entrepreneurs are beginning to look at the benefits of marketing it. Governments are starting to see the advantage of allowing it to be grown. but the United States, in all likelihood, will miss the boat. Hemp is after all, another name for marijuana and here in the United States growing and marketing this type of vegetation can get a farmer in seri
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American Flag Betsy Ross lived from 1752 to 1836. She was born to Elizabeth Griscom in Philadelphia. In 1773 she ran away with John Ross to get married. But her husband died three years after they got married so Betsy took over his upholstery business. In 1777 there was a great revolt between colonies, which was called the Boston Tea Party. Since her job was a seamstress at her former husbandís upholstery business, it was tradition that George Washington call on her to ask her to design and sew
Macbeths Conflicts
Macbeths Conflicts
Macbeths Conflicts Betsy Ross lived from 1752 to 1836. She was born to Elizabeth Griscom in Philadelphia. In 1773 she ran away with John Ross to get married. But her husband died three years after they got married so Betsy took over his upholstery business. In 1777 there was a great revolt between colonies, which was called the Boston Tea Party. Since her job was a seamstress at her former husbandís upholstery business, it was tradition that George Washington call on her to ask her to design and
Betsy ross
Betsy ross
Betsy ross Betsy Ross, A Legendary Woman Elizabeth Griscom was born on New Years day 1752. Known as Betsy to family and friends, she was the eighth of seventeen children born to Rebecca and Samuel Griscom. They lived in Philadelphia. Being staunch Quakers, they were very conservative. Betsy was entirely educated at a friend's Quaker school. It was in this Quaker school that she learned how to upholster. With her parents permission Betsy became an apprentice in the upholstery shop of John Ross. B
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American Flag Betsy Ross lived from 1752 to 1836. She was born to Elizabeth Griscom in Philadelphia. In 1773 she ran away with John Ross to get married. But her husband died three years after they got married so Betsy took over his upholstery business. In 1777 there was a great revolt between colonies, which was called the Boston Tea Party. Since her job was a seamstress at her former husbandís upholstery business, it was tradition that George Washington call on her to ask her to design and sew
Macbeths Conflicts en
Macbeths Conflicts en
Macbeths Conflicts en Betsy Ross lived from 1752 to 1836. She was born to Elizabeth Griscom in Philadelphia. In 1773 she ran away with John Ross to get married. But her husband died three years after they got married so Betsy took over his upholstery business. In 1777 there was a great revolt between colonies, which was called the Boston Tea Party. Since her job was a seamstress at her former husbandís upholstery business, it was tradition that George Washington call on her to ask her to design
Betsy ross
Betsy ross
Betsy ross Betsy Ross, A Legendary Woman Elizabeth Griscom was born on New Years day 1752. Known as Betsy to family and friends, she was the eighth of seventeen children born to Rebecca and Samuel Griscom. They lived in Philadelphia. Being staunch Quakers, they were very conservative. Betsy was entirely educated at a friend\'s Quaker school. It was in this Quaker school that she learned how to upholster. With her parents permission Betsy became an apprentice in the upholstery shop of John Ross.
Macbeth's Conflicts
Macbeth's Conflicts
Macbeth\'s Conflicts Betsy Ross lived from 1752 to 1836. She was born to Elizabeth Griscom in Philadelphia. In 1773 she ran away with John Ross to get married. But her husband died three years after they got married so Betsy took over his upholstery business. In 1777 there was a great revolt between colonies, which was called the Boston Tea Party. Since her job was a seamstress at her former husbandís upholstery business, it was tradition that George Washington call on her to ask her to design a