United States Painting and Sculpture

United States Painting and Sculpture from the Colonial Period to the Second World War

Compared to architecture, painting and sculpture remained subordinate to European models for a longer time, reaching original results only very late. In the early colonial period (seventeenth century) painting was expressed almost exclusively in portraiture: typical portraits by anonymous artisans, probably sign painters, called limners. Only in the second colonial period was a group of […]

United States Entry Requirements

United States Entry Requirements

Changed travel regulations during and after the corona pandemic According to allcitycodes, the US government has renewed the current entry ban for people who have been in Germany or another country in the Schengen area within a period of 14 days prior to entry with a Presidential Proclamation until further notice. There are also entry restrictions for […]

The Treaty of Versailles

The World after the Pandemic Part II

Democratic governments, however, have shown executive power on an equal footing with authoritarian regimes such as China. According to LOCALTIMEZONE, The explanation is precisely a high degree of democracy and trust. In the Nordic countries, people have trusted that the recommendations from the authorities are correct and important and behaved accordingly. Several less democratic countries […]

Vermont History

Vermont History

Vermont is a state in the United States, located in the New England area of ​​the Northeastern United States. The capital is Montpelier. According to ebizdir, the state borders the states of New York, New Hampshire and Massachusetts and has a land border in the north to Canada. Vermont has fostered well-known successful companies such […]

Pennsylvania History

Pennsylvania (formerly also Pennsylvania) is a US state. The state capital is Harrisburg, while Philadelphia is the largest city. According to ebizdir, it borders New York in the north and northeast, New Jersey in the east on the other side of the Delaware River, Delaware, Maryland and West Virginia in the south, Ohio in the […]

New Mexico History

New Mexico History

According to ebizdir, New Mexico is a U.S. state bordering Texas to the east and south, Mexico to the southwest, Arizona to the west, Utah to the northwest, Oklahoma to the northeast, and Colorado to the north. The state capital is Santa Fe, while Albuquerque is the largest city. In 2006, New Mexico had approx. […]

Missouri History

Missouri History

Missouri is a state in the United States. The state capital is Jefferson City, while Kansas City is the largest city. In 2006, the state had 5.8 million residents. Missouri is the state that (along with Tennessee) borders most other states in the United States. Missouri borders north to Iowa, on the other side of […]

Maine History

Maine History

Maine is a US state. The state capital is Augusta, while Portland is the largest city. The state has 1.3 million residents (2006). Maine borders the Atlantic Ocean to the south and east, to the north and northeast to the Canadian province of New Brunswick, and to Quebec to the northwest. Maine is the northernmost […]

Illinois History

Illinois History

Illinois is a US state. The state capital is called Springfield, but Chicago is the largest city. The population in 2006 was 12.8 million. Illinois’ northeastern border is Lake Michigan. To the east, Illinois borders Indiana, to the north Wisconsin, to the west to Missouri and Iowa along the Mississippi River, and to the south, Kentucky […]

Florida History

Florida History

Florida is a state in the United States. It is also called the Sunshine State and is a favorite retirement destination for American retirees . Florida’s sandy beaches stretch for nearly 1,200 km. The reason the state is called ¨ The Sunshine State  ¨ is because here it is almost always hot. The average temperature […]

California History

California History

California is the most populous state in the United States and has the third largest area after Alaska and Texas. California is also called The Golden State ( the Golden State ) by the California “gold rush” and state flower guldvalmuen. Redwood National Park is the name of a number of large park areas in […]

Alabama History

Alabama History

According to anylistintheus, Alabama is a state in the United States. The largest city is Birmingham with 242,820 residents in the year 2000. The capital is Montgomery. The state borders Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and the Mississippi to the west. The Native […]

Baltimore Landmarks

Baltimore Landmarks

Inner Harbor According to allunitconverters, the central point of contact in Baltimore and a tourist magnet is the Inner Harbor area, an example of successful urban redevelopment with numerous sights that are only a short distance from each other. A ride with the water taxi gives an overview. The original seaport, which was founded in […]

USA - The Southern States

USA – The Southern States

The southern states of the USA. Those states that make up the south in every current definition are deep red, the hatched states that are usually also meant, which are rarely included, brighter. The southern states (also called Dixieland) are a large region in the southeastern United States. According to the geographically oriented definition of […]