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Campbell, Thomas,

1763–1854, American clergyman, a founder of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ),
sometimes called Campbellites, a Protestant religious body founded early in the 19th cent. in the United States. Its primary thesis is that the Bible alone should form the basis for faith and conduct, each individual interpreting the Bible
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1788–1866, clergyman, cofounder with his father, Thomas Campbell, 1763–1854, of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Of Scottish lineage, both were born in Ireland and educated at the Univ. of Glasgow.
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, his more famous son.

Campbell, Thomas,

1777–1844, Scottish poet. He is best known for his war poems "Hohenlinden," "The Battle of the Baltic," and "Ye Mariners of England." Among his other volumes of poetry are The Pleasure of Hope (1799), Gertrude of Wyoming (1809); and Theodric (1824).
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Thomas Campbell is now vying for favouritism with Tom George's The Worlds End - a winner at the Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree in the spring.
Henderson said: "This fellow (Thomas Campbell) I was sure was quite straightforward.
BUDDY AND RICK, AKA Chamoski and Nichols, AKA vice and versa, have created an odd docu for Vans involving Pat Ngoho, Chris Strople, Steve Olson, and Thomas Campbell et al.
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While fundraising for the project has been in the works for years (last year's Gala Benefit organized by Vogue editor Ann Wintour raised around $9 million), the Tisch gift "provided us with the tipping point to move forward," said Met director Thomas Campbell. The makeover, by Kevin Roche, John Dinkeloo and Associates, will increase the Costume Institute's gallery and storage spaces, which have been filled to capacity in recent years after the Brooklyn Museum transferred its collection of American and European costumes and accessories to the Met.
Metropolitan Museum director Thomas Campbell said the Egyptian art department "produced detailed evidence leading us to conclude without doubt that the 19 objects, which entered the collection over the period of the 1920s to 1940s, originated in Tutankhamun's tomb".
Thomas Campbell, director of the Metropolitan, explained: "These objects were never meant to have left Egypt, and therefore rightfully belong to the government in Cairo." Researchers at the museum concluded that the objects, which came into the museum's collection between the 1920s and 1940s, had originated in King Tutankhamun's tomb by examining tomb records and probate accounts.
Brother Thomas Campbell, chairman of governors at Rooney's former school De La Salle, in Croxteth, said he was "delighted" at the news.
"It is also a kind gesture from the newly appointed Met director Thomas Campbell," he said.
The lucky winner is eight year old Thomas Campbell, who will be flown to London to watch the match.
Thomas Campbell made the announcement in front of Peter Lindberg's 1990 British Vogue cover portrait of Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana Patitz, Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford.
At the Met, Thomas Campbell is well equipped to take forward the scholarly, urbane and charismatic approach to museum curatorship of his predecessor, Philippe de Montebello.