Kinkaid
biographical name Thomas Cassin 1888-1972 American admiral

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  • Kinkaid Act — U.S. Hist. an act of Congress (1904) providing for the granting of 640 acre homesteads to settlers in western Nebraska. [named after Moses Kinkaid (1854 1922), American Congressman] * * * …   Universalium

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