Essays Tagged: "St. Louis"

Charles Lindbergh

lved flying stunt planes at fair and air shows. Later, in 1925 he piloted the U. S. Mail route from St. Louis to Chicago. On one occasion while flying this route his engine failed and he did a nosediv ... tic flight from New York to Paris. Ryan Air manufactured his single engine monoplane, the Spirit of St. Louis, so named because many of his investors were from that city. In preparation for the flight ...

(9 pages) 102 0 3.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Awakening by Kate Chopin

nd condemnation, as well asostracism from many of those who had always formed a close-knit world of St.Louis society' ( Cully , vii ). Her book was seen as a vile and disgusting piece ofliterature. On ...

(2 pages) 195 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Analysis on Chapters 14 and 15 of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou's

ce that, not knowing then, could limit her opportunities and convert her fate. After returning from St. Louis and entering Stamps, Maya entered her six year 'cocoon.' This haven extricated her metamor ... o Cities. She enjoyed it because it was a tale of her life, although in different cities, now being St. Louis and Stamps, it seemed as if she was reading her own autobiography, which is, in fact, rath ...

(3 pages) 86 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A biography of Kate Chopin

Biography of Kate ChopinOn February 8, 1950, Kate O'Flaherty was born in St. Louis, Missouri. Her father was an Irishman named Thomas O'Flaherty and her mother was an Americ ... riends, whose name was Kitty Garesche, was in a family who were slave owners. They were banned from St. Louis because during the Civil War, slave owners were not allowed in St. Louis. When the war was ... ate took over his plantation and store for about a year, but in 1884, she sold it and moved back to St. Louis with her mother. Her mother died the next year, and Kate was left by herself with all seve ...

(2 pages) 95 0 2.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Don Powell's Dilema: A look at the impact of bank mergers on local economies.

1993 merger between First National Bank of Amarillo and the mega-bank known as Boatmen's Bancorp of St. Louis. Don Powell was confronted with a challenging decision as he served as First National's CE ...

(7 pages) 109 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

"The Critic" Twain, a severe critic of the general public and its cruel, inane conventions, ridicules religion, lower class, and upper class, in "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."

amiss with them. The "king" says, "Seein' how I'm dressed, I reckon maybe I better arrive down from St. Louis or Cincinnati, or some other big place." (Twain, p.153) The king is very uppity because he ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

This is a book report on Maya Angelous I Know Why the Caged Bird SIngs..How the people and places around her affected her

to their level. She just continues working andhumming.Then when Maya and Bailey are transported to St. Louis they have a completechange in the life they had known before. They are now in a loud, chao ...

(2 pages) 53 1 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Charles Lindbergh author: anonymus

ol in Lincoln, Nebraska. He began flying in 1922, and four years later he flew a mail plane between St. Louis, Missouri, and Chicago. He decided to compete for a prize of $25,000 offered in 1919 by Ra ... transatlantic solo flight between New York City and Paris. In his single-engine airplane, Spirit of St. Louis, Lindbergh left Roosevelt Field at 7:52 AM on May 20, 1927. After a flight of 33 hours 32 ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Buses: Part 7 (final)

pulled out of the station and on to those crazy downtown Kansas City streets.There was a layover in St. Louis and the next bus was two hours late so I had some spare time on my hands. I had brought al ... ng Jack Kerouac's On the Road and read through the part where Sal Paradise himself had a layover in St. Louis while going east, on his way home. "Wow," I thought. "This is the same bus station my hero ...

(8 pages) 27 0 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Case Briefing - In reappeal of Intercard

tract between Kinko's and Intercard was negotiated by company officials in Ventura, California, and St. Louis, Missouri. Intercard has never registered with the Kansas Secretary of State as a foreign ... ax of $399, including penalties and interest, and use tax of $13,297, including penalties and interest.Rule of Law: Does Intercard Have Nexus with the state of KansasThe court must look into the appli ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Castlewood State Park

to keep people occupied during the weekend. Castlewood had one of the first piped water systems in St.Louis that supplied water to the hotels and cabins.The park has many stunning features that attra ...

(1 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Business

was my babysitter. When I was almost two or so my dads work got flooded and they transferred him to St. Louis. We moved to Barnhart. There, I was an only child until I was eight. When I turned 8 my pa ... egan to realize I had depression and they took me to highland where they assigned me to a psychiatrist. At first I was scared but then they started giving me medication to help my bipolar disorder and ...

(3 pages) 35 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

My Life

My LifeMy name is Jordan McCormick. I was born in the big St. Louie in a little, under funded hospital called Denakus. I weighed in at 11 pounds. I was the fi ... this time I had one older brother, named Josh. We lived with our parents in an old rundown house in St. Louis. It was hard for a while having no money to live off of except my dads low wage job. I rem ...

(5 pages) 39 1 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Falcon Products emerge from bankruptcy.

money as possible to relieve itself from its 68.5 million dollars of debt. The bankruptcy court in St. Louis recently granted Falcon Products permission to sell one of its numerous factories, which i ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Ethical and legal analysis of the Ann Hopkins v. Price Waterhouse discrimination law suit. Focuses on case law and ethics.

urs of work and fees for the Farmers Home Credit Administration* Ann managed the project out of the St. Louis office and personally spent worked 260 of the 2000 hours the project took.Project resulted ... nally spent worked 260 of the 2000 hours the project took.Project resulted in a 2800 page proposalA St. Louis partner, Timothy Coffey commended Ann stating that "St. Louis would not have had a chance ...

(12 pages) 114 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

WW1

h group, 3 other churches, and I went on an exciting rally down in New Orleans to worship Jesus Christ. As we were heading down to New Orleans we had to stop in 2 other cities, which were St. Louis an ...

(1 pages) 366 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Capital Punishment

November 25, 2001 Rework Case 3 St. Louis Repertory Theatre is a non-profit theatre operating out of a building on the campus of Web ... ren in the community to love the theatre. It also strives to be an indispensable institution by the St. Louis community. It wants to maintain the highest quality possible in every facet of its operati ... t is a non-profit organization, it still wants to maintain financial strength and stability. St. Louis Repertory Theatre is facing a new problem, which needs a solution very quickly. Webster Un ...

(4 pages) 340 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Flyy Girl

elate to the other books written by Tyree (like "A Do Right Man" and "Single Mom" along with "Sweet St. Louis) doesn't mean they weren't good. When peeps ask me how the books listed above were, I don' ...

(2 pages) 446 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Andrew Tsai

Engineering 1992 Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineer (IEEE) 1994-2002 Asian Unity in St. Louis, MO (Co-Founder and Chairman) 1994-1996 Chinese Student Association (Vice President, Presi ... hinese Student Association (Vice President, President) 1995-1996 Education Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri 1992 - 1996 Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Bachelor of Science in Elect ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Barbed Wire

truction limited these fences to small enclosures around homesteads and ranches.John Gates moved to St. Louis and founded the Southern Wire Company, which became the largest manufacturer of barbed wir ...

(1 pages) 42 0 4.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History