Harvey Shank (1887 - 1974)

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Harvey Shank
1887 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Harvey Shank was born on September 26, 1887. He died in May 1974 at age 86. We know that Harvey Shank had been residing in Fayetteville, Franklin County, Pennsylvania 17222.


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Harvey Shank passed away in May 1974 at age 86. He was born on September 26, 1887. There is no information about Harvey's family or relationships. We know that Harvey Shank had been residing in Fayetteville, Franklin County, Pennsylvania 17222.
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In 1887, in the year that Harvey Shank was born, on July 1st, the assembly for the supports of the Eiffel Tower began . A wrought iron lattice tower, it was designed and built by Gustave Eiffel - who also contributed to the building of the Statue of Liberty. There are 18,000 pieces in the Eiffel Tower - which had to be built separately and then assembled in place - with rivets - to complete the Tower.

In 1908, when he was 21 years old, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1917, he was 30 years old when on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1961, Harvey was 74 years old when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1974, in the year of Harvey Shank's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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Other Harvey Shanks

Harvey T Shank
Born: around 1914
United States
Harvey K Jr Shank
Born: around 1919
Maryland, United States
Harvey C Shank
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
Harvey P Shank
Born: around 1906
California, United States
Harvey E Shank
Born: around 1923
Pennsylvania, United States
Harvey K Shank
Feb 6, 1919 - Jun 9, 1987
Harvey P Shank
Jan 26, 1906 - Apr 24, 1991
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Jan 28, 1911 - October 1986
Fair Oaks, California
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Nov 19, 1891 - April 1963
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Aug 10, 1914 - Mar 8, 2004
Fountain Hills, AZ
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Aug 6, 1921 - December 1982
Harvey G Shank
Jan 28, 1950 - Jun 30, 2002
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Sep 20, 1906 - October 1958
Harvey Shank
Jul 11, 1889 - September 1969
Michigan City, Indiana
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Feb 28, 1890 - June 1963

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J W Shank
Jul 30, 1904 - Mar 6, 1993
Broadway, VA
Samuel Shank
Apr 6, 1893 - March 1975
Broadway, Virginia
Glenda S Shank
Jul 5, 1945 - May 14, 2006
Eaton, OH
Agatha Shank
Feb 16, 1869 - January 1971
Floyd, Virginia
Mary C Shank
Nov 6, 1899 - Apr 1, 1988
Salem, VA
Lottie Shank
Apr 24, 1900 - September 1978
Bridgewater, Virginia
Eloise C Shank
Aug 20, 1899 - Oct 24, 1995
Stanville, KY
Vada Shank
Aug 14, 1909 - January 1988
Harrisonburg, Virginia
H D Shank Jr
Sep 11, 1911 - Oct 10, 1993
Lewisburg, WV
Carmel Shank
Mar 3, 1904 - August 1972
Louisa, Kentucky
Catherine Shank
Sep 25, 1907 - November 1965
Roanoke, Virginia
William Shank
Jun 25, 1891 - November 1982
Randallstown, Maryland
Lawrence Shank
Jan 7, 1909 - September 1967
Roy F Shank
Dec 27, 1913 - Nov 5, 1997
Mount Crawford, VA
John Shank
Mar 27, 1899 - January 1982
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Naomi G Shank
Mar 23, 1905 - Nov 18, 2003
Dayton, VA
Lester B Shank
Apr 16, 1902 - Mar 6, 1992
Dayton, VA
Harry W Shank
Oct 9, 1916 - Dec 19, 2005
Bridgewater, VA
Emanuel J Shank
May 9, 1895 - Jan 26, 1990
Harrisonburg, VA
Beulah Shank
Aug 17, 1887 - August 1965

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H A Coffman
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