Schurz, Carl

Schurz, Carl
   Fled from Germany in 1849, after the collapse of the revolutionary movement. Went to the United States, 1852. Minister to Spain, 1860-1861; commanded a division in the war with the South; engaged in journalism in Detroit and St. Louis; elected to the United States Senate, 1869. Appointed secretary of the interior, 1877.
   Index: B Favourable to proposed Reciprocity Treaty of 1864, 230-231.
   Bib.: Works: Speeches; Life of Henry Clay; Reminiscences. For biog., see Cyc. Am. Biog.

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  • Schurz, Carl — born March 2, 1829, Liblar, near Cologne, Prussia died May 14, 1906, New York, N.Y., U.S. German U.S. politician and journalist. After participating in the abortive German revolution of 1848, he fled to the U.S. in 1852. He settled in Wisconsin,… …   Universalium

  • Schurz, Carl — (2 mar. 1829, Liblar, cerca de Colonia, Prusia–14 may. 1906, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Político y periodista germano estadounidense. Después de participar en la frustrada revolución alemana de 1848, en 1852 huyó a EE.UU. Se instaló en Wisconsin …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Carl Friedrich Theodor Anneke — Fritz Anneke Carl Friedrich Theodor Anneke (* 3. Januar 1818 in Dortmund; † 6. Dezember 1872 in Chicago, Illinois) war ein deutscher Revolutionär, preußischer und US amerikanischer Offizier. Anneke begründete 1848 zusammen mit seiner Frau… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carl Hermann Leberecht Lingnau — Hermann Lingnau (Carl) Hermann (Leberecht) Lingnau (* 11. Juli 1815 in Neustrelitz; 2. Dezember 1885 in Lübeck) war ein hochrangiger deutscher Postbeamter. Leben Hermann Lingnau wurde in Neustrelitz geboren als Sohn des Großherzoglich mecklenburg …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • carl — carlish, adj. carlishness, n. /kahrl/, n. 1. Scot. a. a strong, robust fellow, esp. a strong manual laborer. b. a miser; an extremely thrifty person. 2. Archaic. a churl. 3. Obs. a bondman. Also, carle. [bef. 1000 (in compounds; see HOUSECARL);… …   Universalium

  • Carl — /kahrl/, n. a male given name, form of Charles. * * * (as used in expressions) Andre Carl Bach Carl Philipp Emanuel Carl XVI Gustaf Carl Gustaf Folke Hubertus Clausewitz Carl Philipp Gottlieb von Correns Carl Erich Cuno Wilhelm Carl Josef Ditters …   Universalium

  • Carl — ► (1895 1982) Compositor, director de orquesta y profesor alemán. Obras: Carmina Burana (1937), Catulli Carmina, El triunfo de Afrodita (1951) y Comoedia de Christi resurrectione (1955). * * * (as used in expressions) Andre, Carl Bach, Carl… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Carl Schurtz — For the journalist and reformer, see Carl Schurz .Carl Schurtz (born August 7, 1958) is an entrepreneur with diverse business experience. His is a three time Telly Award winner for music compositions. Early life Formative years and education… …   Wikipedia