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 (ăch′ĭ-sən), Dean Gooderham 1893-1971.
American statesman who promoted the Marshall Plan and helped establish NATO.


(Biography) Dean (Gooderham). 1893–1971, US lawyer and statesman: secretary of state (1949–53) under President Truman


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Dean (Gooderham), 1893–1971, U.S. statesman: Secretary of State 1949–53.
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A costume designer has to do a lot of detective work," Acheson said.
We are not coming to Indianapolis to merely produce our World Championships events, we are looking forward to becoming a part of the community and doing our part as Indianapolis continues to evolve into an arts, education, and cultural hub," said Acheson.
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David Acheson and The Acheson Group's food safety team, will walk attendees through the recently announced "Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Food for Animals" (Animal Food) rule on the Friday, January 31 monthly webcast.
On March 19, 1949, Secretary of State Dean Acheson stated that the pact was "designed to fit precisely into the framework of the United Nations," that it was "subject to the overriding provisions of the United Nations Charter," and that it "is an essential measure for strengthening the United Nations.
Linda Nochlin, Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Modern Art at the New York University Institute of Fine Arts, is the author most recently of Representing Women (Thames & Hudson, 1999).
There is logic to the course of action advocated by Secretary Acheson," Lattimore wrote in the July 17, 1949 issue of the Sunday Compass of New York.
Dean Acheson, secretary of state in the early days of the Cold War and one of the main architects of "containing" the Soviet Union, was easy to caricature.
Dr Janet Acheson was speaking publicly for the first time since the popular motorcycle medic was killed during a racing event in July.
Summary: Dean Acheson, who is often seen as one of the great American secretaries of state, wrote in the final chapter of his memoir, "Present at the Creation," about what he called "the struggle through illusion to policy.
One of my primary missions as a chef is to use food as a means of connecting people with their communities-and the world," said Acheson.