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Anne Olivier Bell obituary

The Guardian - 19 Jul 2018
In 1945 she transferred to the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Branch of the Control Commission for Germany. She became one of the so-called Monuments Men, the distinguished group of archaeologists and art historians who prevented further damage ...
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Monuments Men at CWH

HamiltonNews - 27 Jun 2018
They were a group of 345 men and women from 14 countries who banded together to save cultural treasures from the Nazis and certain destruction during the Second World War. Now the story of the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives group — better known ...
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Brewster Town News: Forest on board at town hall

Wicked Local - 20 Jul 2018
Robert Edsel, author, founder and president of the Monuments Men Foundation, will be the featured speaker for the annual Frances Mapes Nickerson Memorial Lecture in Brewster on Oct. 13. Edsel is considered an expert in art preservation and wrote the ...
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Amal Clooney's bedside vigil

Pueblo Chieftain - 18 Jul 2018
Amal Clooney "wouldn't leave" George Clooney's side when he had his accident. The couple were glued to each other after the 'Monuments Men' actor was involved in an accident whilst travelling on his scooter in Sardinia, where he is filming 'Catch-22', ...
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The history and future of Confederate monuments

CBS News - 15 Jul 2018
Mitch Landrieu: I really did want to make a definitive statement, as a white man from the South, as the mayor of a major American city at the dawning of the 21st century, that it's not unclear anymore about what the Civil War was about and who won, and ...
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Monumental woman of WNY to be recogized

Cheektowaga Chronicle - 19 Jul 2018
“Statues and monuments that celebrate the achievements of men are commonplace, so much so that the absence of such monuments to women is conspicuous and concerning. Women have played integral roles in the shaping of our country and community ...
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Dallas' 'The Monuments Men' Author Has New TV Show

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - 19 Jun 2018
It's called the greatest theft in history: art and cultural property looted from an entire continent and stolen by the Nazis during World War II. The treasure hunt to recover those works of art continues today, and the effort is documented on the show ...
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Glance: a look at Corey Stewart's past

Daily Journal - 20 Jul 2018
Stewart supporters would often wave Confederate flags at his rallies. Stewart, who was born in Minnesota, was widely mocked on social media after he wrote on twitter that “Nothing is worse than a Yankee telling a Southerner that his monuments don't ...
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Monuments men: Why the classics sweep is so hard

VeloNews - 03 Apr 2018
Since then, generation after generation has fallen short of winning all five of cycling's so-called monuments. “It's maybe the hardest thing to do in cycling,” Museeuw said. “If someone could do it, they would be a part of history. I could never win a ...
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65 Movie and TV Filming Locations You Can Actually Visit

Reader's Digest - 19 Jul 2018
The Art Nouveau department store Görlitzer Warenhaus was used for the atrium lobby of the eponymous hotel. Hollywood loves the old world charm of Görlitz; it has also featured in The Reader, Inglourious Basterds, The Book Thief, and The Monuments Men.

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