October 2012 News

October 8, 2012
Joseph Hémard’s life, and art, was repeatedly affected by war. He was captured shortly after World War I began and spent the remainder of the war in a German prisoner-...
October 8, 2012
Joseph Hémard was born in 1880, in a small town near Paris. He was a prolific artist, designing costumes, theatre sets, patterns for printed textiles, book bindings, posters...
October 8, 2012
Two years after illustrating the French family code, Hémard figured, why not illustrate a pharmacy manual? In 1927, his publisher, René Kieffer, published Formulaire...
October 5, 2012
  Mark Weiner has posted a video on his Worlds of Law blog, which features our Supreme Court Bobblhead Collection. In “A Philosophical Reflection on Judicial...
"War News from Mexico" by Richard Caton Woodville, 1848  Photo © Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
October 4, 2012
Source citing a newspaper can be tricky, because many databases provide only HTML text. As a source checker, you might need to see the page image to verify the page number,...
October 2, 2012
On 6th September 2012, Myanmar passed a new foreign investment law that would replace its 1988 foreign investment law.  The Myanmar government’s plans for economic expansion...

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