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  • Bancroft.

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  • Bancroft is disposed to assign them to the Moquis.

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  • Bancroft's The Native Races of the Pacific States of North America, of which the principal authorities are the Noticias del Estado de Chihuahua of Escudero, who visited the ruins in 1819; an article in the first volume of the Album Mexicano, the author of which was at Casas Grandes in 1842; and the Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora and Chihuahua (1854), by John Russell Bartlett, who explored the locality in 1851.

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  • The memorial stands by the river above the church, and above again lie the Bancroft or Bank croft gardens where, in.

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  • The academy is one of the foremost secondary schools in the country, and among its alumni have been Daniel Webster, Edward Everett, Lewis Cass (born in Exeter in a house still standing), John Parker Hale, George Bancroft, Jared Sparks, John Gorham Palfrey, Richard Hildreth and Francis Bowen.

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  • The work was completed in August 1843, the five years' labour having been broken by the composition of reviews of Lockhart's Life of Scott (1838), Kenyon's Poems (1839), Chateaubriand (1839), Bancroft's United States (1841), Mariotti's Italy (1842), and Madame Calderon's Life in Mexico (1843), and by the preparation of an abridgment of his Ferdinand and Isabella in anticipation of its threatened abridgment by another hand.

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  • He was secretary of the navy in President Tyler's cabinet (1844-1845), and was attorney-general (1845-1846) and secretary of the navy (1846-1849), succeeding George Bancroft, under President Polk.

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  • Bancroft, History of Texas and the North Mexican States (2 vols., San Francisco, 1884-89), valuable for authorities cited in the footnotes; and H.

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  • In history, Winthrop and Bradford laid the foundations of her story in the very beginning; but the best example of the colonial period is Thomas Hutchinson, and in later days Bancroft, Sparks, Palfrey, Prescott, Motley and Parkman.

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  • Bancroft's History of Mexico,.

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  • Bancroft, History of Mexico (6 vols., San Francisco, 1883); Robert S.

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  • Bancroft, Native Races of the Pacific States of North America, vols.

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  • This comes out in the writings both of Robinson and of Henry Jacob, both of whom passed gradually from Puritanism to Separatism at a time when the silencing of some 300 Puritan clergy by the Canons of 1604, and the exercise of the royal supremacy under Archbishop Bancroft, brought these " brethren of the Second Separation " into closer relations with the earlier Separatists.

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  • Bancroft, The Northwest Coast (2 vols., San Francisco, 1884), and Oregon (2 vols., ibid., 1886-1888), Washington, Idaho and Montana (ibid., 1890); George Vancouver, Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean (3 vols., London, 1797); Elwood Evans, Washington (Tacoma, Washington, 1893); and E.

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  • Bancroft, The History of Washington, Idaho and Montana (San Francisco, 1890); Joaquin Miller, An Illustrated History of the State of Montana (Chicago, 18 94); M.

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  • HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT (1832-), American historical writer, was born at Granville, Ohio, on the 5th of May 1832.

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  • In 1905 Bancroft's vast collection was acquired by the university of California.

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  • Richard Bancroft >>

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  • After holding the living of Chigwell (1597-1605) he became chaplain to Bancroft (then bishop of London), and afterwards archdeacon of Essex (1603-1609), rector of Stisted and bishop of Chichester (1609-1619) and archbishop of York (1629).

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  • RICHARD BANCROFT (1544-16to), archbishop of Canterbury, was born at Farnworth in Lancashire in 1544.

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  • In the following year Bancroft was made a prebendary of St Paul's; he had been canon of Westminster since 1587.

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  • Bancroft was present at the death of Queen Elizabeth.

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  • In March 1604 Bancroft, on Whitgift's death, was appointed by royal writ president of convocation then assembled; and he there presented a book of canons collected by himself.

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  • He continued to show the same zeal and severity as before, and with so much success that Lord Clarendon, writing in his praise, expressed the opinion that "if Bancroft had lived, he would quickly have extinguished all that fire in England which had been kindled at Geneva."

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  • Bancroft was "the chief overseer" of the authorized version of the Bible.

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  • Sir Squire Bancroft >>

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  • Bancroft, History of the Pacific States of North America, vols.

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  • Bancroft (Resources of Mexico, pp. 3-4), the tierras calientes, which include a coastal zone 30 to 40 m.

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  • In the last decade of the 19th century the capital invested in these live-stock industries was estimated (by Bancroft) to exceed $700,000,000, but an official return of the 30th of June 1902 gave an aggregate valuation of only $120,523,158 (Mexican), or about £12,052,316.

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  • Bancroft, Resources and Development of Mexico (San Francisco, 1893); M.

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  • The teocallis built by the Nahua or Mexican nations have been mostly destroyed, but two remain at Huatusco and Tusapan (figured in Bancroft, iv.

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  • Bancroft, Collected Works (Histories of the Pacific States, Central America, &c., vols.

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  • General histories of the war are mainly of American authorship, such as: George Bancroft's History of the United States (Boston, 1883-1885) which, in spite of minor errors of fact and judgment, will remain standard; J.

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  • written by the historian George Bancroft.

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  • Harding followed with a Confutation, and Jewel with a Defence, of the Apology in 1566 and 1567; the combatants ranged over the whole field of the Anglo-Roman controversy, and Jewel's theology was officially enjoined upon the Church by Archbishop Bancroft in the reign of James I.

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  • Jewel's works were published in a folio in 1609 under the direction of Bancroft, who ordered the Apology to be placed in churches, in some of which it may still be seen chained to the lectern; other editions appeared at Oxford (1848, 8 vols.) and Cambridge (Parker Soc., 4 vols.).

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  • Bancroft, History of Arizona and New Mexico (San Francisco, 1884); and Henry Inman, The Old Santa Fe Trail (New York, 1897).

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  • GEORGE BANCROFT (1800-1891), American historian and statesman, was born in Worcester, Mass., on the 3rd of October 1800.

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  • His family had been in America since 1632, and his father, Aaron Bancroft, was distinguished as a revolutionary soldier, clergyman and author.

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  • His heart was in the work of Heeren, easily the greatest of historical critics then living, and the forerunner of the modern school; it was from this master that Bancroft caught his enthusiasm for minute pains-taking erudition.

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  • Bancroft's father was a Unitarian, and he had devoted his son to the work of the ministry; but the young man's first experiments at preaching, shortly after his return from Europe in 1822, were unsatisfactory, the theological teaching of the time having substituted criticism and literature for faith.

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  • Although born into aWhig family, yet Bancroft's studies carried him irresistibly into the Democratic party.

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  • In spite of the exacting and severe routine of the Round Hill school, Bancroft contributed frequently to the North American Review and to Walsh's American Quarterly; he also made a translation of Heeren's work on The Politics of Ancient Greece.

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  • The nature and extent of his studies, the solidity of his work, and the philosophic spirit which animates both, explain the enthusiasm with which the earlier volumes of Bancroft were received.

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  • Bancroft's historical creed is best set forth in the address he delivered on the semi-centennial of the New York Historical Society in 1854.

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  • Bancroft's imagination and enthusiasm were alike exuberant.

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  • de Wolfe Howe, The Life and Letters of George Bancroft (New York, 1908).

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  • Hubert Howe Bancroft >>

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  • Bancroft, " was to make the savages work out their own salvation and that of the priests also."

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  • Bancroft and others) have said most in praise and defence of the Chinaman.

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  • Accounts of the valuable archives in Bancroft, and by Z.

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  • Eldridge in California Genealogical Society (1901); elaborate bibliographies in Bancroft with analyses and appreciations of many works.

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  • Bancroft and Theodore H.

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  • These volumes were largely written under Mr. Bancroft's direction and control by an office staff, and are of very unequal value; they are a vast storehouse of detailed material which is of great usefulness, although their judgments of men are often inadequate and prejudiced.

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  • On this same period consult Bancroft's Popular Tribunals; D.

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  • Minot (1844-1850); see also Mr Bancroft Davis's Notes upon the Treaties of the United States with other Powers, preceded by a list of the Treaties and Conventions with Foreign Powers, chronologically arranged and followed by an Analytical Index and a Synoptical Index of the Treaties (1873).

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  • Bancroft, Nevada, Colorado and Wyoming (San Francisco, 1890), and Utah (San Francisco, 1889); E.

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  • The larger comprehensive histories of the United States by Bancroft, Hildreth, Winsor, McMaster, Von Holst, Schouler and Avery, the biographies in the "American Statesmen" series, and Hart's "American Natioh" series, are indispensable.

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  • Bancroft, History of.

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  • George Bancroft, the historian, has asserted that this suggestion came originally from him, and Gideon J.

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  • Marcy of New York, as secretary of war, and George Bancroft, then of Massachusetts, as secretary of the navy.'

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  • There is no doubt that each of these men, and Bancroft in particular, influenced the policy of the administration, yet the historian James Schouler, who has made a careful study of the Polk papers, is doubtless correct in saying that the president himself was "the framer of the public policy which he carried into so successful execution, and that instead of being led (as many might have imagined) by the more famous statesmen of his administration and party who surrounded him, he in reality led and shaped his own executive course."

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  • Bancroft's opinion is that Polk was "prudent, far-sighted, bold, exceeding any Democrat of his day in his undeviatingly correct exposition of Democratic principles."

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  • The first three of these were recommended in his first annual message, and he privately announced to Bancroft his determination to seize California.

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  • 1 Bancroft served until September 1846, when he was appointed minister to England.

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  • George Bancroft contributed a good short sketch to J.

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  • Bancroft, the loyalty to the Union cause resulted " largely from the fact that the Confederate invasion came from Texas, the old hatred of the Texans being the strongest popular feeling of the natives, far outweighing their devotion to either the North or the South."

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  • Bancroft, Arizona and New Mexico (San 2 Under the republic until 1837 the governor was officially designated as jefe politico; after that date as gobernador.

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  • Bancroft was the first person who distinctly suspected that the effects of the torpedo were electrical.

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  • 3 Bancroft, Native Races of the Pacific States of N.

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  • Bancroft, Arizona and New Mexico (San Francisco, 1888), and, for critical opinions, G.

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  • See also Bancroft's History of the United States, vol.

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  • It was estimated (Bancroft) that up to 1854 there were 4200 homicides and 1200 suicides; in 18J5 the records show 583 deaths by violence.

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  • Bancroft, History of Arizona and New Mexico (San Francisco, 1887); A.

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  • The traditional errors respecting the early history of the Spanish South-west are fully exposed in the works of Bancroft and Bandelier, whose conclusions are supported by E.

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  • The Art Museum was erected and endowed (1899-1903) by Stephen Salisbury, and contains a fine collection of casts, many valuable paintings, and the Bancroft Collection of Japanese art.

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  • C. Bancroft Davis as agent.

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  • In consequence of this intimation Mr Bancroft Davis informed the tribunal on the 25th of June that he was instructed not to press those claims; and accordingly on the 27th of June Lord Tenterden withdrew his application for an adjournment, and the arbitration was allowed to proceed.

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  • Bancroft's North Mexican States and Texas, lettered vols.

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  • Bancroft, Alaska 1730-1885, pp. 59560 9; and various other bibliographies in titles mentioned below, especially in Brooke's The Geography and Geology of Alaska.

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  • Bancroft, Alaska, 1730-1885 (San Francisco, 1886); W.

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  • Bancroft, History of Utah (San Francisco, 1889), and 0.

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  • In consequence of the credence which the story obtained, Archbishop Bancroft was commissioned by the privy council to discover and punish the impostors.

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  • They are enumerated at length in Bancroft's History of Oregon, vol.

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  • Bancroft's History of the North-west Coast (2 vols., San Francisco, 1884) and History of Oregon (2 vols., San Francisco, 1886-1888); William Barrows's Oregon: The Struggle for Possession (Boston, 1883) in the "American Commonwealths" series; J.

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  • Bancroft, History of Utah (San Francisco, 1890).

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  • Ebenezer Gay (1696-1787) of Hingham, Samuel West (1730-1807) of New Bedford, Thomas Barnard (1748-1814) of Newbury, John Prince (1751-1836) and William Bentley (1758-1819) of Salem, Aaron Bancroft (1755-1836) of Worcester, and several others, were Unitarians.

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  • Bancroft brings evidence to prove that the Mexicans supposed pregnant women would turn into beasts, and sleeping children into mice, if things went wrong in the ritual of a certain solemn sacrifice.

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  • The sorcerers of Honduras (Bancroft, i.

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  • 5 Among the Mayas of Central America sorcerers could transform themselves " into dogs, pigs and other animals; their glance was death to a victim " (Bancroft, ii.

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  • 2 Bancroft, vol.

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  • See also Bancroft, iii.

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  • Yehl, the Tlingit god-hero, was a raven or a crane when he stole the water (Bancroft iii.

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  • Here the existence of earth is assumed (Bancroft iv.

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  • The dog, like Osiris, Dionysus, Purusha and other gods, was torn to pieces by giants; the fragments became many of the things in the world (Bancroft i.

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  • Bancroft, Oregon (San Francisco, 1886-1888); E.

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  • George Bancroft was the first to point out that there is small evidence that Hamilton ever really appreciated Washington's great qualities; but on the score of personal and Federalist indebtedness he left explicit recognition.

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  • 4 Bancroft, iii.

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  • The late Iris Bancroft and the late Rex King made heirlooms available.

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  • Care crisis The Health Insurance Store for narrowest of margins Bancroft santa Monica 's the los angeles.

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  • retirees Bancroft to increase the from new york.

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  • Bancroft was soon rueing his decision not to change tires as his lack of front-end grip caused terrible understeer.

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  • The best biography of Seward is that by Frederic Bancroft, The Life of William H.

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  • Manson and Bancroft suggested that the second host of the parasite is the mosquito or gnat, and for a long time it was thought that they were conveyed to man by the mosquito dying after laying her eggs in water, the larval nematodes escaping from her body and being swallowed by man.

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  • Bancroft, History of Nevada, Colorado and Wyoming, in vol.

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  • Bancroft, Native Races of the Pacific States, vol.

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  • The Life by George Bancroft (New York, 1889) is highly eulogistic. Von Hoist's United States, MacDonald's Jacksonian Democracy, Garrison's Westward Extension and T.

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  • Bancroft, who quotes official figures, as 1,962,899 sq.

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  • Bancroft, The Native Races of the Pacific States (5 vols., New York, 1874-1876, vol.

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  • Here are tombs of some of the archbishops, including Bancroft (d.

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  • Those current in North America (where an animal is commonly the thief) will be found in Bancroft, vol.

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  • Is starting to of retirees bancroft to increase the from new york.

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  • When searching for this style of high chair, be prepared to find it in the popular Bancroft pattern, which is the most commonly carried chair.

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  • Bancroft Petite Vanity: This small vanity measures 21 inches long, 21 inches deep and accommodates a 24-inch sink basin.

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  • Starring Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke, The Miracle Worker tells the story of Hellen Keller, a blind and deaf girl who is taught to communicate by a woman named Annie Sullivan.

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  • Melody Thomas Scott is best known for her role as Nikki Reed Newman Foster Bancroft DiSalvo Newman Abbott Landers Chow on The Young and the Restless.

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