Arthur Lee
American politician
Arthur Lee
Dr. Arthur Lee was an American diplomat during the American Revolutionary War. He was the son of Hon. Thomas Lee (1690–1750) and Hannah Harrison Ludwell (1701–1750). His brothers, Richard Henry Lee (1732–1794), Francis Lightfoot Lee (1734–1797) and William Lee (1739–1795), were also Revolutionary-era diplomats. He attended Eton College in England and studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh, where he graduated in 1765.
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From Black Flag To Off! Dr Rock Meets Keith Morris - The Quietus
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It's a record that you could play alongside a couple of Byrds albums and albums by Arthur Lee and Love, The Buffalo Springfield, The Seeds, The Standells. That's just the tip of the iceberg because we also have The Beach Boys, we also have X,
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Counterbalance No. 49: Love's 'Forever Changes' - PopMatters
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Whatever “flower power vomit” you got on yourself didn't come from Arthur Lee, Bryan MacLean, and Co. (of course, one cannot dust for vomit). There's very little that's groovy about Love's vision of mid-'60s LA, even if it is all dolled up in a
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Other Lives: Tamer Animals – review - The Guardian
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Featuring clarinet, bassoon, trumpet and French horn reminiscent of Arthur Lee's Love, the songs are meticulously, beautifully crafted. Some are so instant and familiar you'd swear you'd heard them before: the troubled, haunting Dust Bowl III,
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Arrest logs: Aug. 31 - Pensacola News Journal
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Arthur Lee Gulley, 47, first block of Sanchez Court, larceny, drug equipment possession. Dorothy J. McConnico, 68, 2500 block of North X Street, fraud-impersonation. Dominique Reinaldo Mobley, 20, 6300 block of Mockingbird Lane, two counts of cocaine
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Cop car thief filmed in smash - The Sun
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The driver – Arthur Lee Thompson from South Carolina – was reportedly Tasered TWICE by cops during the incident. The incredible chase happened in May – but footage has only just surfaced online. Thompson risked lives as he hurtled through traffic in
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Arthur Lee Thompson, South Carolina Man, Fights Police Officer, Steals Cop Car ... - Huffington Post
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Arthur Lee Thompson, a 38-year-old South Carolina man, is accused of fighting a police officer and stealing his police cruiser before crashing it into a truck, according to WCSC. Amazingly, the adrenaline-filled event was caught on the cruiser's camera
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Exclusive Preview Track from Long-Lost Album by Long-Lost Sunset Strip Psych ... - Vanity Fair
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Love went through numerous roster changes, rivaling Fleetwood Mac in that regard, but the constant was Arthur Lee, the group's lead songwriter and singer, and one of the few African-Americans then or since fronting a band in what had become a “white”
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Zane Franklin Lee - St. George Daily Spectrum
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He was preceded in death by his parents, Amy and Arthur Lee; siblings: Syble Davidson, Arthur Lee, and Jerry Lee; and by his daughter Karen Kuhns. Funeral services will be held Monday, August 15, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Morningside LDS Stake Center,
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Seattle branches out, gives free trees for yards and streets - The Seattle Times
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Local writer and plant expert Arthur Lee Jacobson wrote, "The first settlers arrived in the 1850s and lost no time in beginning their logging operations. Over the hills they roved, everywhere faced with a seemingly unlimited supply of tall timber
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YourNews: Roane State launches program for middle school teachers and students - Knoxville News Sentinel
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Dr. Arthur Lee, Roane State Associate Professor of Geology, works with teachers Pamela Hill of Wynn Habersham Elementary School in Campbell County (front) and Tracy Such of Lenoir City Middle School during training provided by the Rural Communities
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Nicole Brodeur For some kids, cuts at nonprofit mean fewer meals - The Seattle Times
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(August 2, 2011, by torq) Read more When Arthur Lee interviewed at the Emergency Feeding Program (EFP), he said he planned to work himself out of a job. Give him two or three years, he said, and kids would be healthy and learning, families would be
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George Washington on Congress - American Thinker (blog)
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In December 1778, Silas Lee, former representative of the United States in the Court of France, was embroiled in a dispute with Arthur Lee, also an envoy to France. In the midst of a congressional brouhaha surrounding the dispute, General George
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Love: so hard to define, but clearly sublime - Otago Daily Times
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Were Arthur Lee still alive, and were the finer musicians among his many one-time bandmates alongside him, the musical landscape might appear a little less ordinary. Love's mystique rests largely in one brilliant work, released at the tail end of 1967
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City that tops the bill - Derbyshire Times
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Now semi-retired, he estimates that during his 25 years in the music business he's been involved in over 3500 shows at various venues with artists as diverse as Jools Holland, Arthur Lee and Love, The Damned, Robert Plant and David Gray but one artist
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South Mpls honors Lee family's stand for racial justice - Twin Cities Planet
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The family, which included Mary, their five-year-old daughter at the time, eventually moved, but not before sending a clear message from Arthur Lee that he had earned the right to live there or anywhere else regardless of his race
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Man pleads not guilty to sexual assault - Record-Searchlight
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Arthur Lee Perkins, 39, is charged with 11 felony counts including sodomy, aggravated sexual assault of a child, forcible lewd acts on a child, terrorist threats, threatening a witness, assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a controlled substance
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    FIFTIES
  • 1792
    Age 51
    Died in 1792.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1782
    Age 41
    Virginia sent Lee as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1782.
    More Details Hide Details Arthur Lee built and lived at Lansdowne, a mansion which still stands in Urbanna, Virginia, a small waterfront town on Virginia's Middle Peninsula. It is presently a private residence, and he is buried in a small family graveyard adjacent to the building. Arthur Lee was the son of Colonel Thomas Lee, Hon. (1690–1750) of Stratford Hall Plantation, Westmoreland County, Virginia. Thomas married Hannah Harrison Ludwell (1701–1750), the daughter of Colonel Philip Ludwell II (1672–1726) of Green Spring Plantation, and Hannah Harrison (1679–1731). Arthur's father, Thomas, was the son of Colonel Richard Lee II, Esq., known as “Richard the Scholar” (1647–1715) and Laetitia Corbin (c. 1657 – 1706). Richard Lee II, was the son of Col. Richard Lee I, Esq., known as "The Immigrant" (1618–1664) and Anne Constable (c. 1621 – 1666).
  • TWENTIES
  • 1770
    Age 29
    In 1770, he was named Massachusetts correspondent to Britain and France and at this time he began corresponding with Sam Adams, and they became lifelong friends although they probably didn't meet personally until sometime after 1780.
    More Details Hide Details He did not while in London appreciate the extravagant lifestyle of Benjamin Franklin, and he told Sam Adams he would never be a good negotiator between a free people and a tyrant. During the American Revolution he was dispatched as an envoy of the Continental Congress to Spain and Prussia to gain their support for the rebel cause, but he was unsuccessful in his endeavors. Later, in Paris, after helping to negotiate the Treaty of Alliance (1778) with France, he fell out with Benjamin Franklin and Silas Deane. He persuaded Congress to recall Deane to America, but he was himself recalled soon afterward. In addition to his diplomatic duties, Lee was arguable one of Americas first spies and gathered information in France and Britain. He also successfully identified Edward Bancroft, secretary to the American legation in Paris, as a spy.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1740
    Born
    Born in 1740.
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