sesquicentennial


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the 150th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

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National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150) is a massive one-day celebration of Canadian cinema in honor of our nation's sesquicentennial anniversary.
He said the visit of students to judicial complex was a part of sesquicentennial celebrations of the Lahore High Court.
Visiting the Harrisburg sesquicentennial is like stepping out of time, with Mennonite women in bonnets and ankle-long dresses, a Civil War re- enactor in sloping blue Kepi cap, a horse and buggy clopping through the business district.
Sandra Laronde, director of Indigenous Arts at The Banff Centre, will be curating a Sesquicentennial Signature Music Initiative for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra's for Canada's 150th celebration in 2017.
Watson called on all diplomatic missions in Canada, including Kuwait, to join the country's Sesquicentennial Anniversary of Confederation celebrations, slated for 2017, by holding exhibitions, symposiums, and shows that reflect their cultures.
Meinig most recently co-chaired the university's sesquicentennial committee with her husband, Peter Meinig '61, who also received the Rhodes Award.
1926: The largest crowd ever for a boxing match - 120,757 - gathered to watch Gene Tunney and Jack Dempsey's heavyweight clash at the Sesquicentennial Stadium in Philadelphia.
The event will be one of the largest official, registered Nevada Sesquicentennial events.
To celebrate the sesquicentennial of Samuel Colt birthday, the Colt Industries company made up 1,000 revolvers, which were elegantly sed and engraved to varying degrees, and offered them as presentation models.
This year is the sesquicentennial of the Charlottetown Conference of 1864.
The Massachusetts Sesquicentennial Commission of the Civil War is accepting applications until April 1.
Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Khaleeq-ur-Rahman announced the 2014 a year of grand celebrations for all Ravians and Old Ravians at the international level, saying that the university and Old Ravians Union had planned several literary, co-curricular and social events to mark the sesquicentennial year celebrations that will begin from today at a grand ceremony at the GCU Oval Ground.
The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address commemorates the sesquicentennial anniversary of President Licoln's historic Civil War speech with an examination of its legacy - not only the words themselves, but how people chose to interpret them at the time, and in the decades that followed.
In honor of the Sesquicentennial, the Vicksburg National Military Park in Vicksburg, MS hosted a Grand Illumination event.
On the same day, he will attend the valedictory function of the Sesquicentennial Celebrations of Calcutta High Court.