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Obverse and its opposite, reverse, refer to the two flat faces of coins and some other two-sided objects, including paper money, flags, seals, medals, drawings, old master prints and other works of art, and printed fabrics. Generally, the side of a coin with the larger-scale image will be called the obverse and, if that does not serve to distinguish them, the side that is more typical of a wide range of coins from that location will be called the obverse. The form of currency follows its function, which is to serve as a readily accepted medium of exchange of value. In Japan, from 1897 to the end of World War II, the following informal conventions. Following ancient tradition, the obverse of coins of the United Kingdom almost always feature the head of the monarch. (260) 820-2047

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Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States, except Hawaii. Since the end of the 15th century, the migration of Europeans to the Americas has led to centuries of population, cultural, and agricultural transfer and adjustment between Old and New World societies, a process known as the Columbian exchange.Olenidae

Providence is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island and is one of the oldest cities in the United States. Providence was settled in June 1636 by Roger Williams and was one of the original Thirteen Colonies.varletry

The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal government of the United States. The term Congress can also refer to a particular meeting of the legislature. (Learn more)

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Historically, it was recognised that there was a need to difference the arms of the head of the family from those of cadets. In heraldry's early period, uniqueness of arms was obtained by a wide variety of ways, Systematic cadency schemes later developed in England and Scotland, but while in England they are voluntary, in Scotland they are enforced through the statutorily required process of matriculation in the Public Register.Bdellouridae

The Supreme Court of California is the highest and final court in the courts of the State of California. Under the original 1849 California Constitution, the Court started with a chief justice and two associate justices.(334) 808-3943

Saint-Sulpice is a Roman Catholic church in Paris, France, on the east side of the Place Saint-Sulpice within the rue Bonaparte, in the Odéon Quarter of the 6th arrondissement. The present church is the second building on the site, erected over a Romanesque church originally constructed during the 13th century. (Learn more)

The Hershey Bears are an American professional ice hockey team based in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Since 1936, the Canadian-American Hockey League and International Hockey League had formed an eight-team "circuit of mutual convenience" playing an inter-locking schedule as the International-American Hockey League.(315) 528-2746

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The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceans, with an area of about 106,460,000 square kilometers. The oldest known mentions of an "Atlantic" sea come from Stesichorus around mid-sixth century BC: Atlantikoi pelágei and in The Histories of Herodotus around 450 BC: Atlantis thalassa where the name refers to "the sea beyond the pillars of Heracles" which is said to be part of the sea that surrounds all land.309-820-1410

David Hockney, OM, CH, RA is an English painter, draftsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. Hockney has experimented with painting, drawing, printmaking, watercolours, photography, and many other media including fax machine, paper pulp, and computer and iPad drawing programs.partyship

The kilogram or kilogramme is the base unit of mass in the International System of Units, and is defined as being equal to the mass of the International Prototype of the Kilogram, a cylinder of platinum-iridium alloy stored by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures at Saint-Cloud, France. The gram, 1/1000 of a kilogram, was provisionally defined in 1795 as the mass of one cubic centimetre of water at the melting point of ice.5732704632

The ampere, often shortened to "amp", is the base unit of electric current in the International System of Units. The ampere is that constant current which, if maintained in two straight parallel conductors of infinite length, of negligible circular cross-section, and placed one metre apart in vacuum, would produce between these conductors a force equal to 2×10−7 newtons per metre of length. (Learn more)

The Kelvin scale is an absolute thermodynamic temperature scale using as its null point absolute zero, the temperature at which all thermal motion ceases in the classical description of thermodynamics. In 1848, William Thomson, who later was made Lord Kelvin, wrote in his paper, On an Absolute Thermometric Scale, of the need for a scale whereby "infinite cold" was the scale's null point, and which used the degree Celsius for its unit increment.440-286-8887

Stan Lee was an American comic book writer, editor, and publisher who was active from the 1940s to the 2010s. Stanley Martin Lieber was born on December 28, 1922, in Manhattan, New York City, in the apartment of his Romanian-born Jewish immigrant parents, Celia and Jack Lieber, at the corner of West 98th Street and West End Avenue in Manhattan.2023631106

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The Napoleonic Wars were a series of major conflicts pitting the French Empire and its allies, led by Napoleon I, against a fluctuating array of European powers formed into various coalitions, financed and usually led by the United Kingdom. Napoleon seized power in 1799, creating a de facto military dictatorship. (Learn more)

The Bay of Bengal is the northeastern part of the Indian Ocean, bounded on the west and northwest by India on the north by Bangladesh, and on the east by Myanmar and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands of. The International Hydrographic Organization defines the limits of the Bay of Bengal as.469-238-0249

A frigate is a type of warship, having various sizes and roles over the last few centuries. The term "frigate" originated in the Mediterranean in the late 15th century, referring to a lighter galleass type ship with oars, sails and a light armament, built for speed and maneuverability. (Learn more)

"East Indiaman" was a general name for any sailing ship operating under charter or licence to any of the East India Companies of the major European trading powers of the 17th through the 19th centuries. "East Indiaman" was a general name for any sailing ship operating under charter or licence to any of the East India Companies of the major European trading powers of the 17th through the 19th centuries. (Learn more)

Mark Twain, real name Samuel Langhorne Clemens, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. Mark Twain was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens on November 30, 1835, in Florida, Missouri, the sixth of seven children born to Jane, a native of Kentucky, and John Marshall Clemens, a native of Virginia.9706978729

Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev was a Soviet statesman who led the Soviet Union during part of the Cold War as the First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964, and as Chairman of the Council of Ministers, or Premier, from 1958 to 1964. Khrushchev was born on 15 April 1894, in Kalinovka, a village in what is now Russia's Kursk Oblast, near the present Ukrainian border. (Learn more)

James Warren Jones was an American religious cult leader who, along with his inner circle, initiated and was responsible for a mass suicide and mass murder in Jonestown, Guyana. Jones was born on May 13, 1931, in a rural area of Crete, Indiana to James Thurman Jones, a World War I veteran, and Lynetta Putnam. (Learn more)

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