Geddes
biographical name Norman Bel 1893-1958 American designer

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  • Geddes — is a surname and a place name.PeopleNearly all people who share the surname Geddes have ancestry traced to a clan in the Scottish Highlands. Many also have a connection to a Baron born of Clan Geddes whose standard is a red shield with three… …   Wikipedia

  • Geddes — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anne Geddes (* 1956), australische Photographin und Designerin Andrew Geddes (1783–1844), schottischer Maler und Radierer John Geddes (1777–1828), US amerikanischer Politiker Margaret von Hessen und bei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Geddes —   [ gedɪs],    1) Andrew, schottischer Maler und Radierer, * Edinburgh 5. 4. 1783, ✝ London 5. 5. 1844; Autodidakt. Geddes schuf Historien , Genre und Landschaftsbilder; bedeutend sind v. a. seine Porträts (»Die Mutter des Künstlers«, 1822;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Geddes — Geddes, SD U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 252 Housing Units (2000): 160 Land area (2000): 0.599392 sq. miles (1.552417 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.599392 sq. miles (1.552417… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Geddes — Geddes, Ort im nordamerikan. Staat New York, Grafschaft Onondago, am Eriekanal und Onondagosee, mit Irrenanstalt, Salzwerken u. (1900) 4387 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Geddes — Geddes, Patrick …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Geddes — Geddes, Sir Patrick …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Geddes — [ged′ēz] Norman Bel [bel] 1893 1958; U.S. theatrical & industrial designer …   English World dictionary

  • Geddes — Recorded in several forms including de Geddes, Geddes, Geddas and the rare Gaddis, Gaddes, and even Jedd, this distinguished surname, is almost certainly of early medieval Scottish origins. It is a territorial name from the barony known as lands… …   Surnames reference

  • Geddes — /ged eez/, n. 1. Norman Bel /bel/, 1893 1958, U.S. industrial and stage designer and architect. 2. Sir Patrick, 1854 1932, Scottish biologist, sociologist, and town planner. * * * …   Universalium

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