Public transportation in the philippines in 20th century drawing. The relative gaps between women and men across four key areas. By the 1770s thirteen british colonies contained 25 million people along the atlantic coast east of the appalachian mountains. At the end of the 16th century mother tongue english speakers numbered just 5 7 million almost all of them in the british isles.
As a follow up to tuesdays post about the majority minority public schools in oslo the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in austria. Through the global gender gap report 2014 the world economic forum quantifies the magnitude of gender based disparities and tracks their progress over timewhile no single measure can capture the complete situation the global gender gap index presented in this report seeks to measure one important aspect of gender equality. Each monday well report a few of the events that happened in a two year period starting with the years 1900 1901.
Many thanks to hermes for the translation from unzensuriertat. British colonialism had begun as early as the 16th century but gathered speed and momentum between the 18th and 20th century. Our past century page 1 our past century page 2 pueblo chieftain 1 4 1999 our past century 1900 2000 the pueblo chieftain will look back at the 1900s in a weekly series of stories beginning today on the cityregion page.
Margaret fullers 1845 book woman in the nineteenth century was one of the most important feminist documents of the 19th century due to its call for equality in marriage and its radical claims. The ice trade also known as the frozen water trade was a 19th century and early 20th century industry centering on the east coast of the united states and norway involving the large scale harvesting transport and sale of natural ice and later the making and sale of artificial ice for domestic consumption and commercial purposesice was cut from the surface of ponds and streams then. The history of the united states began with the settlement of indigenous people before 15000 bc.
The arrival of christopher columbus in the year of 1492 started the european colonization of the americasmost colonies formed after 1600. If you are a teacher searching for educational material please visit pbs learningmedia for a wide range of free digital resources spanning preschool through 12th grade. Our past century listing contributed by jean griesan.
Over the next 350 years this increased almost 50 fold 80 of them living outside of britain.