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Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-042
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Published: 30 March 1992
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8236-2
...The Ancestors of Charlemagne Arnulf Pepin the Older Itta (Bishop ofMetz (Mayor of Austrasia d~ d. car--6_4_0r Chlodulf...
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... organizations participated in a daylong, SOS festival and “Rally to Build a Monument to Neighborhoods.” That year, eight of nine City Council members overturned the mayor’s veto of 130 CDBG allocations to community groups, many of whom served low-income constituencies. The following year, when SOS and...
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... This chapter traces the Panthers’ engagement with electoral politics in the mid-1970s. It looks at Bobby Seale’s mayoral campaign and Elaine Brown’s run for Oakland City Council on the Democratic Party ticket and how the BPP mobilized resources to register voters. It traces Huey Newton’s decline...
Published: 04 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388982-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8898-2
... at the administrative quarters of the alcalde mayor (Spanish magistrate), Juan de Avellán. There they issued a protest regarding the high production quotas and the low prices paid to native producers of cotton thread and cloth through the repartimiento system of forced...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... influential positions in the immediate aftermath of the genocide and increasingly as the country was rebuilt. The president was personally instrumental in women's rise by appointing them to prominent roles (mayor, cabinet minister, head of unity and reconciliation), not because they were women but because...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... to New York from all over the country, artists and musicians contributed to the democratic renaissance. But as Mayor Koch sought to revive the city’s finances by attracting corporations back to the recently bankrupt city, property prices began to rise and gentrification entered the lexicon...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... The Ford government initially refused to come to New York City’s help when it went bankrupt in 1975 but softened its approach a couple of months later when Ford handed the city a $2.3 billion loan to tide it over the next three years. Mayor Koch carried forward a budget-tightening program to the...
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By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... numbers of gay men as “Saint’s disease.” The Gay Men’s Health Crisis held a fundraising benefit at Paradise Garage on Thursday 8 April. Activist Larry Kramer grasped that the disease required a governmental response but found his efforts to jolt Ed Koch into action frustrated by Herb Rickman, the mayor’s...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
....” All subways closed, crowds walking uptown and down. Hettie goes out to street to help, two days later air still not good. At mayor’s suggestion NYers “not hide themselves,” Hettie and kids go out to dinner, but on 9/17 it’s too hard to “get back to normal.” She hopes Bush doesn’t “burst the world’s...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... Helene’s health is deteriorating; she’s depressed, “too many moves.” She stops washing hair, describes “fucked up living quarters.” Narrative describes worldwide antiwar protests. Helene “just half moved in, to library “like a trip to China.” New York City mayor allows rally, no march. Hettie...
Published: 01 January 1991
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
... Glossary alcabala: sales tax alcaide: warden, or governor of a fortress alcalde: mayor alguacil: sheriff arcabucero: arquebusier arras: groom's marriage gift audiencia: court; could exercise executive duties bienes: goods bienes capitales...
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394204-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9420-4
... traditional parties, to seek local and national representation and to make their pres- ence felt at the time of elections. This tendency became much more visible after national reform in 1986, which brought administrative decentraliza- tion, the first-­ever popular election of mayors, and the emergence...
... themselves at the administrative quarters of the alcalde mayor (Spanish magistrate), Juan de Avellán. There they issued a protest regarding the high production quotas and the low prices paid to native producers of cotton thread and cloth through the repartimiento system of forced...
Published: 26 September 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8751-0
... cacique political boss a la fuerza obligatory cargo civil or religious office within alcaldes judges the community government or alcaldes mayores regional adminis- church committee trative offices of the crown during cliente regular customer the colonial period...
Published: 04 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388982-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8898-2
...PART 3 The Political Space Closes, 1770–1810 Chapter 5 Bourbon Officials n 27 February 1790, Pablo de Ortega, the alcalde mayor of Villa OAlta, appointed Juan Felipe de Santiago, an aging principal and a native of San Juan Tabaa, as governor of his pueblo...
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By Todd C. Shaw
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
... Reform Now), 83, Archer (Dennis) mayoral administration: 104, 194 development policies of, 166–67, 169, ACTION (Amend the Charter to Improve 171; hiring of grassroots advocates by, Our Neighborhoods), 121. See also 167; new liberal philosophy of, 169...
Published: 04 September 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
...Appendix 1 List of Personal Interviews, April 1994–April 1998, and July 2006 Organization / Office Name and Title at Time of Interview Public Officials Mayor of Detroit Coleman Young (former) Detroit City Council Erma Henderson...
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By Megan Koreman
Published: 01 January 2000
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9837-0
... Institution Ar• chives, and the National Archives and Records Administration. I would also like to thank the mayors of Moutiers, Rambervillers, and Saint-Flour for opening the municipal archives to me. The people of Rambervillers have earned my particular gratitude for their extraordinary...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
... capital, today known as Antigua. For the Eyes of Our King and Emperor of Castile, don Felipe Jocotenango, April 3, 1572 We, the caciques [chiefs], are the mayors Pedro Gómez and Diego Pérez, and the councilmen Alonso Pérez, Juan Pérez, Diego Pérez, Juan Pérez...