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In this letter from the English Civil War, what does THO stand for?

In this letter from the English Civil War, what does THO stand for?

(Not sure if this should be on the English.SE. I ask here since it is quoted from a historical document.) Sir, I do by these summon you to deliver up the City of Oxford into my hands, for the use…

A model of Republican Instruction

A model of Republican Instruction

In the classroom, the work of the little ones. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.-G. Berizzi Publication date: February 2009 Historical background The beginnings of the school of the Third Republic The painting In the classroom, the work of the little ones was made by Jean Geoffroy in 1889. The school, its teachers and its pupils gradually becoming familiar to the greatest number, the end of the 1880s was marked in fact by a growing interest in the question of childhood: emergence of childcare; constitution of children's medicine; debates around instruction and education; development of the treatment of this theme in the different arts.

The decimal metric system

The decimal metric system

Handwritten table from & 34; General system of republican measures & 34; Platinum meter standard manufactured by Lenoir in 1799 and another old standard, with their wooden cases. Wooden capacity measurements. The pint and the liter, anienne and new liquid measure in pewter. CloseTitle: Handwritten painting from & 34; General system of republican measures & 34; Author: Date of creation: 1794 Date represented: November 24, 1794 Dimensions: Height 85.5 - Width 46.5 Technique and other indications: & 34; deduced from the size of the terrestrial meridian & 34 ;, 5 Frimaire year II (24 November 1794).

Kourou, the American dream of Choiseul

Kourou, the American dream of Choiseul

View of the New Cayenne Colonial landscape - Offering to Governor Turgot ANONYMOUSClose Title: View of the New Cayenne Author: Creation date: 1762 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 32.4 - Width 49.4 Technique and other indications: Colored print, size Soft, laid.Production site: Imprimerie BeauvaisThe landing of the François for the establishment of the new colony, in the port of Cayenne or equinoctial FranceLocation of Conservation: MuCEM websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (MuCEM) / Jean-Gilles Berizzisite webPicture referral: 03-012047 / inv.

Denmark in the Second World War

Denmark in the Second World War

Denmark

Day 275 Obama Administration October 21, 2009 - History

Day 275 Obama Administration October 21, 2009 - History

The President began his day with his security and economic briefings.The President then met with Senator Kerry who had just returned from Afghanistan.The President then made a major announcement on a plan to provide more financing for small business. Remarks.The President then flew to New Jersey for a campaign appearnce with Governor Corzine.