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HERITAGE EXPLORATION
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FAMOUS WASHINGTONIANS

Many citizens of Washington have made significant contributions to American life. Some have had an international impact. Select three persons and write a summary of the information you find. Include such facts as date of birth, ancestry, education, present occupation, and hobbies or special interests. Include the URL for any sites that you use.

Emile Berliner

http://www.invent.org/book/book-text/9.html

Lesson Plan for Elizabeth Catlett

http://www.utah.edu/umfa/catlettplan.html

Elizabeth Catlett

http://www.blackpanther.org/Catlett.html

Catlett, Elizabeth

http://women.eb.com/women/articles/Catlett_Elizabeth.html

Dr. Charles Drew

http://www.pluggedin.org/programs/…ctsandgraphics/blackhist/drew.html

Charles R. Drew

http://www.cdrewu.edu/library/drew.htm

Charles Richard Drew: Physician, Surgeon

http://www.lib.1su.edu/lib/chem/display/charles_drew.html

Charles Richard Drew

http://hyper.hunter.cuny.edu/jghweb/biographies/drew.htm

The Edward Kennedy Ellington Pages

http://www.dnsmith.com/ellington/

Interview with Katherine Graham

http://www.familyhaven.com/books/personalgraham.html

Online NewsHour: Katherine Graham-February 6, 1997

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/gergen/february97/graham_2-7.html

WIC Biography-Helen Hayes

http://www.wic.org/bio/hayes.htm

Helen Hayes

http://www.cmgww.com/stars/hayes/hayes.html

Welcome to Grant Hill.com

http://www.granthill.com/

James Hoban

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/detroit/dthoban.html

Shirley Ann Jackson

http://hyper.hunter.cuny.edu/jghweb/biographies/jackson.htm

Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson

http://www.nrc.gov/NRC/WHATIS/jackson.vitae.html

Shirley Ann Jackson: Theoretical Physicist

http://www.lib.1su.edu/lib/chem/display/jackson.html

JCN: Book Reviews

http://www.jcn18.com/newstand/BookReview/PERSONAL_HISTORY.HTM

Jewish Heroes in America

http://www.fau.edu/library/brody39.htm

John Mercer Langston-African American Historical Figure

http://www.brightmoments.com:80/blackhistory/njmlangst.html

Eleanor Holmes Norton

http://www.plgrm.com:80/womens_history/N/Eleanor_Holmes_Norton.shtml

Eleanor Holmes Norton

Wysiwyg: //70/http://www.vote-smart…congress/104/dc/dc-al-a/index.html

http://www.law.georgetown.edu:80/faculty/vitas/norton.html

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

http://www.emilyslist.org:80/about/players/play_norton.htm

Eleanor Holmes Norton Biography

http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com:80/lips/bios/nortbio.html

Norton, Eleanor Holmes

http://women.eb.com/women/articles/Norton_Eleanor_Holmes.html

Norman F. Ramsey Winner of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physics

Wysiwyg://60/ http://nobelprizes.com/nobel/physics/1989a.html

The Poetry Registry RealAudio Webcasts

http://www.poetryforum.org/audio_sb.htm

Chita Rivera

http://www.tonys.org/noframe/pantheon/chita1.html

Leonard Rose

http://kochint.com/lenrose.html

Pete Sampras

http://espnet.sportszone.com:80/editors/ten/profiles/sampras.html

http://www.news1tr.com:80/rolemodel/sampras/sampras/htm

John Philip Sousa (1854-1932)

http://www.dws.org:80/sousa/index.htm

http://www.concentric.net:80/~Marine1/sousa.htm

About the Sousa Home Page

http://www.dws.org:80/sousa/about.htm

Toomer, Jean

http://blackhistory.eb.com:80/micro/598/77.html

Jean Toomer

http://encarta.msn.com:80/schoolhouse/harlem/toomer.asp

The San Antonio College LitWeb Jean Toomer Page

http://www.accd.edu:80/sac/english/bailey/toomer.htm

The Jean Toomer Pages

http://members.aol.com/bonvibre/toomer0.html

Wideman, John Edgar

http://blackhistory.eb.com:80/micro/727/28.html

John Edgar Wideman

http://wrt.syr.edu:80/wrt/odyssey/calendar/wideman.html

Salon| John Edgar Wideman

http://www.salonmagazine.com:80/nov96/interview961111.html

 

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