Dawes Act #the #dawes #act http://riverside.remmont.com/dawes-act-the-dawes-act/  # Dawes Act Dawes Act General Allotment Act, 1887, passed by the U.S. Congress to provide for the granting of landholdings (allotments, usually 160 acres/65 hectares) to individual Native Americans, replacing communal tribal holdings. Sponsored by U.S. Senator H. L. Dawes Dawes, Henry Laurens,1816 1903, U.S. Senator (1875 93), b. Cummington, Mass. He was U.S. district attorney for W Massachusetts (1853 57) and…

Dawes Act #the #dawes #act http://riverside.remmont.com/dawes-act-the-dawes-act/ # Dawes Act Dawes Act General Allotment Act, 1887, passed by the U.S. Congress to provide for the granting of landholdings (allotments, usually 160 acres/65 hectares) to individual Native Americans, replacing communal tribal holdings. Sponsored by U.S. Senator H. L. Dawes Dawes, Henry Laurens,1816 1903, U.S. Senator (1875 93), b. Cummington, Mass. He was U.S. district attorney for W Massachusetts (1853 57) and…

Dawes Act #the #dawes #act http://swaziland.nef2.com/dawes-act-the-dawes-act/  # Dawes Act Dawes Act General Allotment Act, 1887, passed by the U.S. Congress to provide for the granting of landholdings (allotments, usually 160 acres/65 hectares) to individual Native Americans, replacing communal tribal holdings. Sponsored by U.S. Senator H. L. Dawes Dawes, Henry Laurens,1816 1903, U.S. Senator (1875 93), b. Cummington, Mass. He was U.S. district attorney for W Massachusetts (1853 57) and a…

Dawes Act #the #dawes #act http://swaziland.nef2.com/dawes-act-the-dawes-act/ # Dawes Act Dawes Act General Allotment Act, 1887, passed by the U.S. Congress to provide for the granting of landholdings (allotments, usually 160 acres/65 hectares) to individual Native Americans, replacing communal tribal holdings. Sponsored by U.S. Senator H. L. Dawes Dawes, Henry Laurens,1816 1903, U.S. Senator (1875 93), b. Cummington, Mass. He was U.S. district attorney for W Massachusetts (1853 57) and a…

Massachusetts House of Representatives Pass Revised Legalization Bill - http://weedonsteroids.com/massachusetts-house-of-representatives-pass-revised-legalization-bill/

Massachusetts House of Representatives Pass Revised Legalization Bill - http://weedonsteroids.com/massachusetts-house-of-representatives-pass-revised-legalization-bill/

Elaine Noble (born January 22, 1944) is an American politician and LGBT activist who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives for two terms starting in January 1975. She was the first openly lesbian or gay candidate elected to a state legislature.[1] She served two terms as representative for the Fenway-Kenmore and Back Bay neighborhoods of Boston.

Elaine Noble (born January 22, 1944) is an American politician and LGBT activist who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives for two terms starting in January 1975. She was the first openly lesbian or gay candidate elected to a state legislature.[1] She served two terms as representative for the Fenway-Kenmore and Back Bay neighborhoods of Boston.

Edward Dickinson (1803 - 1874). Emily's father.  Politician, lawyer.  Education : Amherst Academy, Yale College, Northampton Law School. Treasurer of Amherst College, Massachusetts House of Representatives, and Massachusetts Senate.

Edward Dickinson (1803 - 1874). Emily's father. Politician, lawyer. Education : Amherst Academy, Yale College, Northampton Law School. Treasurer of Amherst College, Massachusetts House of Representatives, and Massachusetts Senate.

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would allow transgender people to use the bathroom and locker room of their choice.

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would allow transgender people to use the bathroom and locker room of their choice.

Speaking at the conference in Marlborough next month - you have to come!

Speaking at the conference in Marlborough next month - you have to come!

A view from the bottom of a carved codfish suspended from the ceiling of the Massachusetts House of Representatives chamber.

A view from the bottom of a carved codfish suspended from the ceiling of the Massachusetts House of Representatives chamber.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963)

John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963)

The Massachusetts House of Representatives has passed a bill that legally trades biological sex for gender identity in the state's law.

The Massachusetts House of Representatives has passed a bill that legally trades biological sex for gender identity in the state's law.

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would allow transgender people to use the bathroom and locker room of their choice.

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would allow transgender people to use the bathroom and locker room of their choice.

John Francis Xavier "Jack" Davoren (July 27, 1915 – August 24, 1997) was a U.S. politician who served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1955–1967 and Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth from 1967–1974. While in the house, he served as the House Majority Leader from 1962–1964 and Speaker from 1964 to 1967.  Davoren left the House of Representatives in 1967 after he was elected Secretary of the Commonwealth.

John Francis Xavier "Jack" Davoren (July 27, 1915 – August 24, 1997) was a U.S. politician who served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1955–1967 and Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth from 1967–1974. While in the house, he served as the House Majority Leader from 1962–1964 and Speaker from 1964 to 1967. Davoren left the House of Representatives in 1967 after he was elected Secretary of the Commonwealth.

Massachusetts House of Representatives 1980

Massachusetts House of Representatives 1980

Increase Sumner - Governor of Massachusetts (1797-1799). He previously served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the Massachusetts State Senate. He was Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1782-1797), and was a member of the Massachusetts Convention which approved the United States Constitution. He died in office at the beginning of his third term as Governor.

Increase Sumner - Governor of Massachusetts (1797-1799). He previously served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the Massachusetts State Senate. He was Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1782-1797), and was a member of the Massachusetts Convention which approved the United States Constitution. He died in office at the beginning of his third term as Governor.

Paulist Fr. Robert Quinn during a tribute to President John F. Kennedy.  Fr. Quinn served as chaplain to the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

Paulist Fr. Robert Quinn during a tribute to President John F. Kennedy. Fr. Quinn served as chaplain to the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

Elaine Noble (1944-c.) was elected in 1975 to Massachusetts' House of Representatives, making her the first ever openly-LGBT official elected to a state legislative branch.

Elaine Noble (1944-c.) was elected in 1975 to Massachusetts' House of Representatives, making her the first ever openly-LGBT official elected to a state legislative branch.

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