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John Charles Frémont or Fremont (January 21, 1813 – July 13, 1890) was an American military officer, explorer, and politician who became the first candidate of the anti-slavery Republican Party for the office of President of the United States. About the book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00JJ9XZZ0/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B00JJ9XZZ0&linkCode=as2&tag=tra0c7-20&linkId=70717e479eb92bc235eab3424d2b9c28 During the 1840s, when he led four expeditions into the American West, that era's penny press and admiring historians accorded Frémont the sobriquet The Pathfinder. During the Mexican–American War, Frémont, a major in the U.S. Army, took control of California from the Bear Flag Republic in 1846. Frémont then proclaimed himself military Governor of Califor...
An impressive display of television and movie vehicles took over the Fremont Street Experience Friday afternoon. The 9th annual CarStars Showcase displayed cars from iconic pieces of media such as Back to the Future, Knight Rider, Ghostbusters and Star Wars. (Gabriella Benavidez/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Explore John C. Fremont's expedition through cenral Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. We'll travel to a couple of those locations around Bend with photographer Loren Irving - who used Fremont's map and journal to retrace his journey and learn more about his adventures.
181 Fremont, an 801-foot mixed-use skyscraper under construction in the South of Market District of San Francisco, California. Meet the team behind the design and construction as they share what it takes to complete such an ambitious project. See how the Level 10 team manage safety on site here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WViWtiWxx8
Here is our latest experience journal of the Portland Winter Light Festival which was a three day event February 1-3, 2018, this being the 2nd Annual (I believe)....Luckily my friends gave me heads up as my head was buried in the winter sand haze of SAD.....We made it to OMSI for the last night and here is our fun little film for you!! xo https://www.pdxwlf.com/ Portland Winter Light Festival Website
A brief clip of a 30-minute documentary about John C. Fremont's expedition through Oregon, hosted by photographer Loren Irving. Irving photographed all 31 of Fremont's Oregon campsites, many of which have changed very little since Fremont's time. This documentary was created by the Deschutes County Historical Society in Bend, Oregon and is available for purchase at http://www.deschuteshistory.org/Store/default.aspx Produced by Sandy Cummings, TV Storyteller, LLC all rights reserved
• An employee at Fremont Middle School died of tuberculosis in mid-July. Officials say she may have exposed more than 100 people to the disease. CCSD has not confirmed the woman’s name or title. The health district says more than 100 people have already been screened. • Faraday Future is moving out of Nevada for now. The company has signed a lease on a manufacturing facility in California. • Anthem is leaving Nevada’s health insurance exchange. Starting in 2018, the state’s rural counties will be left without any options on the exchange. • And paid self-parking starts at the Wynn and Encore resorts this week. The first hour is free; after that prices range between $7 and $15 dollars. People who lose their tickets will be required to pay $30. Read more at reviewjournal.com
Our tribute to John C. Fremont / Fremont Canyon, Wyoming. Narrated by Paris Delane and featuring Rex Ruth as Major General John Charles Fremont. Historic photographs courtesy of the United States Bureau Of Reclamation. Other images courtesy of Boston Productions, Wes Mostaert, David Castle and Trent Tatum. Original musical score by Paris Delane, Neece Cummings, Joe Thompson, Robert Schindler, and Robert Hand. (15 min. historical / educational)
The CrossFit Journal - (http://journal.crossfit.com) In 2010 on the streets of East Oakland, Calif., a gang member shot Fremont police officer Todd Young in the pelvis. He suffered injuries so severe that doctors thought he would die. Young woke up after 19 days in a coma. The shot to his iliac artery had also taken out 40 percent of his bladder and left holes in his intestines. He found himself with a colostomy bag, a catheter and tubes in his stomach, which was split open from surgery. "When my nightmare began was when I woke up," Young recalls. "The actual shooting itself, the gun fight ... that wasn't haunting me. What was haunting me was my body won't work." With his mind ready but his body unable, Young asked himself what he had to do to get mobile again. After 51 days in intensi...
http://www.jacobslifeinvegas.com Vegas Vacation Travel Guide Here's me on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/JacobslifeinVegas-281682135353468/ Photos of Vegas! https://instagram.com/jacobslifeinvegas/ Here's me on Twitter! https://twitter.com/JacobsVegasLife Here's me on Snapchat! jacobsvegaslife https://www.snapchat.com/add/jacobsvegaslife 5 Reason to plan a vacation at Downtown Fremont Street in Las Vegas 1. Fremont Street is more historic than Las Vegas Blvd. 2. Downtown Vegas has enough things to do without being overwhelmed with activities like on the strip 3. There is something to do for everyone-families, couples, single individuals, etc. 4. The prices for just about everything in downtown Las Vegas are more affordable than on Las Vegas Boulevard. Hotel rooms, table minimums, d...