William Henry Seward


William Henry Seward
Seward

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  • William Henry Seward — (* 16. Mai 1801 in Florida, New York; † 10. Oktober 1872 in Auburn, New York) war ein amerikanischer Politiker und amtierte von 1861 bis 1869 unter den Präsidenten Abraham Linco …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Henry Seward — Pour les articles homonymes, voir William, Henry et Seward. Photo de William Seward en 1861 William Henry Seward (né le 16 mai …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Henry Seward — noun United States politician who as Secretary of State in 1867 arranged for the purchase of Alaska from Russia (known at the time as Seward s Folly) (1801 1872) • Syn: ↑Seward • Instance Hypernyms: ↑politician, ↑politico, ↑pol, ↑political leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • William Henry Seward — n. (1801 1872) United States politician, Secretary of State (1861 1869) who organized the purchase of Alaska from Russia in 1867 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • William Henry Seward Memorial — Infobox nrhp name = William Henry Seward Memorial nrhp type = caption = Memorial in 2007 location = Florida, NY nearest city = Middletown lat degrees = 41 lat minutes = 20 lat seconds = 00 lat direction = N long degrees = 74 long minutes = 21… …   Wikipedia

  • William H. Seward — William Henry Seward Pour les articles homonymes, voir William, Henry et Seward. Photo de William Seward en 1861 William …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William H. Seward — William Henry Seward (* 16. Mai 1801 in Florida, Orange County, New York; † 10. Oktober 1872 in Auburn, New York) war ein amerikanischer Politiker, der von 1861 bis 1869 unter den Präsidenten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William H Seward — [William H Seward] (William Henry Seward 1801–72) the US ↑Secretary of State who persuaded the government to buy ↑Alaska from Russia in 1867 for $7.2 million. It became known as Seward’s Folly because many people thought it was foolish to pay so… …   Useful english dictionary

  • William H. Seward — This article is about the Governor of New York. For his son, the Civil War Brigadier General, see William H. Seward, Jr.. The Honorable William Henry Seward 24th United States Secretary of State …   Wikipedia

  • William H. Seward, Jr. — This article is about the Civil War Brigadier General. For his father who served as Secretary of State, see William H. Seward, Sr.. William Henry Seward, Jr. (June 18, 1839 ndash; April 29, 1920) was born in Auburn, New York, the son of United… …   Wikipedia


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