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- (n) the imperial government of Napoleon III in France from 1852-1870
- After 3 years in jail, he amassed a second empire in cosmetics, real estate and a Kentucky coal company.
- Symphonic metal band Second Empire has been making waves since their formation in 2011. In just two years, they have released their debut EP, toured part of the country, grown a significant fan base, and welcomed comparisons to popular bands like Evanescence, Lacuna Coil, and Nightwish.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]on October 17, 2013 Source: Pittsburgh City Paper
- Airy Castle was built in 1872-73 in the Italianate-Second Empire style by George Washington Bowen, a Bourbon County merchant and Confederate veteran. It was the centerpiece of his 600-acre estate and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It will be open for tours on Oct. 20.on October 15, 2013 Source: Lexington Herald-Leader