Sir Edward Victor, 1892–1965, British physicist: Nobel Prize 1947.
a city in E Wisconsin.
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Milwaukee is by far its largest city, anchoring the southeast corner of the state, followed by fast-growing Madison and Kenosha in the southern tier and Green Bay, Oshkosh and Appleton farther north.Wisconsin: The incubator for America’s tribal politics | Dan Balz | October 8, 2021 | Washington Post
On passing into the Appleton ownership it had been enlarged and beautified and named "Holbrook Hall."Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
In these bequests the legators fulfilled the wishes of their brother, Horace Appleton Haven, as expressed half a century ago.
After graduating from high school, she did work for the Appleton Crescent in the capacity of news collector and reporter.Wisconsin in Story and Song; | Various
It was written by Nathaniel Appleton, a co-worker with Otis, and an advanced thinker on the subject of emancipation.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1 | George W. Williams
Now then, will Harper or Appleton, or Putnam give me $200,000 for those debts and my two-thirds interest in the firm?The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 4, 1886-1900 | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
British Dictionary definitions for Appleton
Sir Edward (Victor). 1892–1965, English physicist, noted particularly for his research on the ionosphere: Nobel prize for physics 1947
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