• 19th century
  • Early the 19th century, the Virginia Board of Public Works began funding transportation infrastructure improvements, stimulating such private enterprises as the James River and Kanawha Canal, the Chesterfield Railroad, and numerous turnpikes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even though the area which is now Inwood Hill Park was the site of one of the last farms in Manhattan - which lasted to at least c. 1890 - by the 19th century it was largely the location of country retreats for some of the wealthier families of the community and the rest of New York's social elite. (wikipedia.org)
  • both mansions were destroyed by fire in the latter part of the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Historical exhibits include a reproduction of a 19th-century veterinary surgery and an early 20th-century agricultural merchants shop. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 19th century, famous composers like Franz Liszt made a music centre of Weimar and later, artists and architects like Henry van de Velde, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Lyonel Feininger and Walter Gropius came to the city and founded the Bauhaus movement, the most important German design school of the interwar period. (wikipedia.org)
  • More than one-third of residents live in the ancient market town of Horsham, which has grown rapidly since the 19th century to support a population of 45,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gordon Macdonald Hills, who conducted "particularly damaging restorations" at more than 30 Sussex churches, was especially active in the Horsham area, but other architects such as Samuel Sanders Teulon, Henry Woodyer, John Loughborough Pearson, George Gilbert Scott, Jr. and R.H. Carpenter also left their mark on the district's old churches in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • French and English fur traders and voyageurs traveled through Minnesota from the 17th century to the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three prominent explorers lead expeditions along the river through the area that would be known as Morrison County in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like much of Mexico throughout the 19th century, Zacatecas was plagued with political and military conflicts between centralists and federalists and between liberals and conservatives. (history.com)
  • And at the bottom, there's the Old Port, where harbor cruises sail from the 19th-century docks. (deseretnews.com)
  • Ludlow Castle was occupied in the late 19th century by the Delhi Club, and later by a school. (wikipedia.org)
  • The quest to discover the source of the Nile becomes an obsession of the mid-19th century. (historyworld.net)
  • 20th century
  • During the 20th century it developed into a military hub. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the political history of 20th-century Weimar was inconsistent: it was the place where Germany's first democratic constitution was signed after the First World War, giving its name to the Weimar Republic period in German politics (1918-33), as well as one of the cities mythologized by the National Socialist propaganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 20th century Progressive reforms sought to modernize state and local government and minimize political corruption. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 20th century, Missouri's economy diversified further, and it developed a balanced agricultural and economic sector. (wikipedia.org)
  • agricultural
  • With increased demand for agricultural produce in Western Europe during the later era when Western Europe limited and eventually abolished serfdom, serfdom remained in force throughout Eastern Europe during the 17th century so that nobility-owned estates could produce more agricultural products (especially grain) for the profitable export market. (wikipedia.org)
  • late
  • But for centuries prior to that it had been inhabited by the Shawnee and was near the center of prehistoric Mississippian culture even as late as 1450 A.D. Evidence of this prehistoric society remains today at Angel Mounds, a National Historic Landmark, and Ellerbusch Site, both approximately two miles west of Newburgh. (wikipedia.org)
  • city
  • Gurabo is spread over 9 wards and Gurabo Pueblo (The downtown area and the administrative center of the city). (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the city has an efficient and clean Metro system, the best ways to explore the downtown area are by horse-drawn cart or caleche and by foot. (deseretnews.com)
  • The Old City is a beautifully restored area, sprinkled with charming handicraft boutiques and fine restaurants as well as history. (deseretnews.com)
  • It lay just north of the 17th century city of Shahjahanabad, adjoining the Mughal garden known as Qudsia Bagh. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Then, the area was known as Burabo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through the 17th century, Native Americans known as the Lenape inhabited the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time, the area was known from Colonial to post-Revolutionary War times as Cox's Hill or Tubby Hook Hill. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weimar is well known because of its large cultural heritage and its importance in German history. (wikipedia.org)
  • however, Sa Dec is probably considered the newest area on the way to develop the country in 1757 led by Nguyễn Cư Trinh, a mandarin who was known for his achievement in reassuring people in Quảng Ngãi. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Kop van Noord-Holland is a distinctive area, part of which is known as West-Friesland with its own dialect (West Fries). (wikitravel.org)
  • It is true that the source of one its two branches, the Blue Nile (which merges with the White Nile at Khartoum), is known with some degree of certainty from the 17th century - for its waters flow from Lake Tana in Ethiopia, a civilized area familiar to many visitors. (historyworld.net)
  • population
  • The area has a long history of Christian worship, in both the main population centres (Horsham, Billingshurst, Henfield, Pulborough, Steyning and Storrington) and the surrounding villages and hamlets. (wikipedia.org)
  • expeditions
  • After the construction of Fort de Chartres, the company directed a series of prospecting expeditions to an area 30 miles west of the Mississippi River in present-day Madison, St. Francois, and Washington counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • houses
  • Notable among these are the Swett-Ilsley House and the Coffin House, two 17th-century houses that are now museum properties of Historic New England. (wikipedia.org)
  • north
  • In 1994, Newburgh leaders planned to annex large areas that would have extended town limits to Frame Road (west) and SR 66 (north and east). (wikipedia.org)
  • Cao Lãnh located in the north of Tiền river also has a glorious history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Boisbriand ordered the construction of Fort de Chartres about eighteen miles north of Kaskaskia as the base of operations and headquarters for the company in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Geography
  • Turabo University Puerto Rico Criminal Justice College- Gurabo campus (Puerto Rico Police Academy) Puerto Rico portal Geography portal List of Puerto Ricans History of Puerto Rico Did you know-Puerto Rico? (wikipedia.org)
  • medieval
  • However, medieval serfdom really began with the breakup of the Carolingian Empire[citation needed] around the 10th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • In the 50 years since, I've become much more aware of the artifacts found here and the history connected to them. (allempires.com)
  • scenery
  • Northern Isles: From wild, spectacular scenery to a deep sense of history and a life defined by the sea, the Northern Isles offer a chance to really get away from it all. (nts.org.uk)
  • however
  • However, despite ongoing attacks, mining activity continued to flourish in the area until financial difficulties during the mid-17th century hindered silver production. (history.com)
  • Total
  • According to the U.S. Census Bureau , the county has a total area of 1,153 square miles (2,990 km 2 ), of which 1,125 square miles (2,910 km 2 ) is land and 28 square miles (73 km 2 ) (2.5%) is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • central
  • First the Dakotah and then the Ojibwe Indians lived in the central Minnesota area around the Mississippi River . (wikipedia.org)
  • Father Francis Xavier Pierz came to the area in 1852 and started many communities in central Minnesota, including Sobieski and Rich Prairie (later renamed Pierz) in Morrison County. (wikipedia.org)
  • Once, thriving Native American trade communities of Tiwa and Tompiro language-speaking Puebloans inhabited this remote frontier area of central New Mexico. (openbuildings.com)
  • small
  • New France set up small settlements, and in 1803 Napoleonic France sold the area to the U.S. as part of the Louisiana Purchase. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • The area in which Raj Niwas is located, has been playing an important part in the administrative history of Delhi for over 175 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • least
  • The densely forested Weald had been a stronghold of pagan worship, but by the 9th century Sussex was "at least nominally, a Christian county" due to the work of travelling missionaries such as Cuthman, who spent their lives preaching and founding places of worship. (wikipedia.org)
  • region
  • Because the natives were openly hostile, the Spanish considered the region to be a dangerous area. (history.com)
  • The Gooi and Vecht Region is an affluent area excellent for cycling through. (wikitravel.org)
  • center
  • The center is located on Manhattan's only salt-water marsh, and has been designated as an interactive exhibit with ongoing monitoring of the natural area. (wikipedia.org)
  • European
  • The name of Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) comes from the thriving trade in elephant tusks, or ivory, that attracted European adventurers to the area in the 17th century. (britannica.com)
  • national
  • As with all historic areas administered by the National Park Service, the National Monument was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966. (openbuildings.com)