Anderson, Robert

Anderson, Robert,

1805–71, American army officer, defender of Fort SumterFort Sumter,
fortification, built 1829–60, on a shoal at the entrance to the harbor of Charleston, S.C., and named for Gen. Thomas Sumter; scene of the opening engagement of the Civil War. Upon passing the Ordinance of Secession (Dec.
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, b. near Louisville, Ky., grad. West Point, 1825. He fought in the Black Hawk, Seminole, and Mexican wars and was promoted to major in 1857. In Nov., 1860, he took command of the U.S. force in the harbor of Charleston, S.C., where he distinguished himself in the Fort Sumter controversy. Anderson, made a brigadier general in the regular army (May, 1861), commanded the Dept. of Kentucky (June–Oct.). He retired from active service in Oct., 1863. In Feb., 1865, he was brevetted major general for his gallant service in the defense of Fort Sumter.

Anderson, Robert

(1805–71) soldier; born near Louisville, Ky. A West Point graduate (1825) he served in the Mexican War. As an artillery officer, he commanded the Federal garrison at Fort Sumter, S.C., surrendering there on April 13, 1861, after a 34-hour bombardment that signaled the opening of the Civil War. He spent most of the rest of the war keeping Kentucky in the Union until disabilities forced his retirement in 1863. In April 1865 he returned to Fort Sumter for the raising of the original flag.

Anderson, Robert (Woodruff)

(1917–  ) playwright; born in New York City. Best known for Tea and Sympathy (1953), the story of a schoolboy accused of homosexuality, his later plays include You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running (1967).
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Founded in 1986 by Lane Anderson, Robert Watson and Richard Garner as a summer festival, the theatre specialized in contemporary interpretations of Shakespeare and other classics, while also producing the occasional new take on a classic, such as Sarah Ruhl's Eurydice.
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High honors went to: Erin Alzapiedi, Tess Anderson, Robert Atwood, Kelly Bagdonas, Camila Bernasconi, Emilia Bernasconi, Andrew Bond, Marcus Braudis, Thomas Bunnell, Brianna Coggins, Allyson Conlin, Kali Cook, Monica Doerr, Cameron Donahue, Emily Doran, Hanna Drugge, Max Drugge, Rachel Farley, Anna Fateiger, Rylee Gillen, Hannah Goddard, Joshua Hogan, Elyssa Jewett, Anthony Kennon, Charles Lamplough, John Mannion, John Mpelkas, Kristen Nash, Jake Parquet, Maggie Quinn, Emily Recko, Drishti Rohatgi, Lillian Sartorius, Kristina Sidopoulos, Lauren Silver, Caroline Szcesuil, Casey Trefry, Kyle Tremblay, Andrew Vittorioso and Jordan Vyas.
We appreciate the luminaries from a wide variety of fields and with contrasting views who have written for us, including (not by any means an exhaustive list) Elving Anderson, Robert Benne, John Hedley Brooke, Richard Bube, Francis Collins, William Dembski, Calvin DeWitt, Owen Gingerich, Joel Green, Malcolm Jeeves, Robert Kaita, Donald MacKay, George Marsden, J.
Against this gloomy backdrop, convicted murderers race in the ultimate pay-per-view battle for survival, burning rubber with a fury as scriptwriters Anderson, Robert Thom and Charles Griffith strip out characterisation and realism in their hunt for maximum carnage.
Against this gloomy backdrop, convicted murderers race in the ultimate pay-per-view battle for survival, burning rubber with a fury as scriptwriters Anderson, Robert Thorn and Charles Griffith strip out characterisation and realism in their hunt for maximum carnage.