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  • Descriptive Essay On Andersonville

    situation. During this time, conditions are limited but are not horrible. At this point, prisoners hold their first council meeting. They express their disappointment that an exchange did not occur; however, they feel that the relocation is far better than before. The Rebel’s arrange the prisoners into groups of hundreds. After this, they begin to construct housing for themselves by using creative ways to build shelter. There is an abundance of land to roam and wood for housing. Within a few days, they constructed a small village. This is a surprise to them, as well as the Confederate Soldiers. These men have to always be thinking of how to stay alive. An interesting aspect is the 200 hundred black field hands working at Camp Sumter. They sing while they work, which the soldiers enjoy. These small things help to keep the men from giving up. The first chance they have they show the Union soldiers that they are grateful and are willing to help them. They genuinely appreciate the soldiers. The prisoners soon realize that these field hands loyalty to them is astounding! The author attests that these offers are sincere. There are countless stories where Union soldiers approach the field hands for help and they are always loyal. The loyalty of the field hands shows the appreciation that they feel for the soldiers. The author does indicate that this loyalty only applies to the field hands and not the house servants. The Union soldiers realize that the house…

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  • Analysis: What Was It Like To Participate In The Civil War

    On April 13 1861, the Home News Extra in Marietta, Ohio published terrible news re what was happening at Fort Sumter. The paper wrote about the fleet entering into the harbour for reinforcing Major Anderson. Battles continued to rage and Fort Sumter’s roof was set on fire. Major Anderson stopped firing to try to extinguish the fire. War vessels could not go in due to the ebbing tide and the Fort Moultrie was disabled. The fort burnt the whole night and these but calmly Lincoln received these…

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  • Enterprise Risk Management Planning

    Types of external considerations within Rutherford County are related to natural disasters, political disasters and macroeconomic shifts, including inflation, rate of growth, and unemployment. As a measure to offset natural disasters, we have relationships with other counties across the state coordinate efforts with our Emergency Management team. Indeed, the county 's mitigation planning efforts consist of local, state, and federal assistance. Unfortunately, there are few measures to plan for…

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  • Fort Sumter Importance

    Civil War was located? That first battle was located at Fort Sumter, and was one of the most historic battles to ever happen on U.S. soil. Fort Sumter is located in South Carolina, which was a very important place to win because the state was undecided on which side to choose in the conflict. Many people do not realize the importance of this battle, and the conflicts leading up to it. Due to the major conflicts Fort Sumter brought it was definite the American Civil war would begin. When Fort…

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  • Pivot Table Report Observations

    Pivot Table / Chart Report Exercise There are four observations in the pivot table, and the one part of pivot table report is about the annual adult care facility, total number of census, SMI and SSI. The other part is about New York State Population, total population and total number of race and ethnicity distribution. The results that I received are come from the data Adult Care Facility Annual Survey and New York State Population. I use the pivot table or chart to get the observations. At the…

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  • Count/Verification Assistant: A Case Study

    Jill started a new job as a count/verification assistant for the Johnson County Board of Elections. After completing her degree, she believed she would have the greatest chance of making a difference in her community and society as a whole. She had completed the counties required training and briefings, read and agree to the terms of the Statement of Secrecy, and she would have no problem with acting impartially at all times and respect confidentiality of material handled. Mark the senior…

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  • St. Thomas Aquinas's Three Criterias For A Just War

    First and foremost, animals form communities as a means of survival, similar to the way that human beings form governments. The governments that human beings form are essentially a means of survival because governments create and regulate laws, manage economies, and defend the county all with the best interests of the citizens in mind. Aristotle also states that human beings have the ability to “have sensations of what is painful and pleasant and to indicate those sensations to one another.”…

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  • Blue Valley Multi Service Center Case Study

    For the purpose of this assignment, I chose Blue Valley Multi Service Center which is located here in Overland Park, KS. Overland Park is about 40 minutes southwest of Downtown Kansas City. It is part of Johnson County which is a fairly large county. The county itself is drastically different from the KC Metro area because it is known to be a very affluent area, especially the south half of Johnson county. Overland Park itself is one of the highest priced living areas. I chose this location…

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  • Amenities And Open Spaces: The City Of Utica

    1. Area: The community in which I live is an urban setting located in Central New York. The City of Utica is located in Oneida County. 2. Demographics: With an estimated 61,332 people in the City of Utica according to the U.S Census Bureau, the city has seen a decrease in residency since the formal census conducted in 2010 (Census Bureau). Even with the estimated decrease in population, the city is home to a multitude of races and ethnicities immigrating to the U.S from various countries…

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  • Battle Of Fort Sumter Essay

    In Just Five short years America had experienced its bloodiest war to date. The Civil War killed over 618,000 people. The Battle of Fort Sumter was a battle over politics between the North and the South. The event of the battle of Fort Sumter all started when Abraham Lincoln was elected, but before that he was inaugurated the 16th President of the United States. Today Fort Sumter is a museum, but before that happened there was a battle; a battle that started with politics. On November 15,…

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