• 1878
  • In 1878, the city suffered a yellow fever epidemic, part of a regional epidemic that spread through the river towns. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was despite two disasters which struck the city: a downtown fire in 1878 and a smallpox outbreak in 1882 which resulted in a brief quarantine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Underground Railroad
  • Nebraska City is home of Arbor Day, the Missouri River Basin Lewis and Clark Center (which focuses on the natural history achievements of the expedition), and the Mayhew Cabin, the only site in the state recognized by the National Park Service as a station on the Underground Railroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Called the "Queen of the West" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (although this nickname was first used by a local newspaper in 1819), Cincinnati was an important stop on the Underground Railroad, which helped slaves escape from the South. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1930
  • The 1930 oil strike in east Texas caused a boom in the Dallas economy, with the city becoming a financial and freight center serving the oil wells. (encyclopedia.com)
  • 1858
  • In 1858 Alligator was incorporated and renamed Lake City. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1847 Company C of the Florida Volunteers, which composed of Lake City members, served in the Mexican-American War In November 1858 a railroad was completed connecting Jacksonville to Alligator opening the town to commerce and traffic. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the spring of 1858 Russell, Majors and Waddell started freighting from Nebraska City on a government contract to transport all provisions for all western forts. (wikipedia.org)
  • troops
  • On February 11, 1864 a Union cavalry raid was defeated in Lake City by Finnegan's troops stationed in the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the American Civil War, Cincinnati played a key role as a major source of supplies and troops for the Union Army. (wikipedia.org)
  • 230 Romanian soldiers who, after Romania parted with the Axis and joined the Allies in 1944, defended the city against German troops lie buried in the local cemetery. (wikipedia.org)
  • census
  • According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.7 square miles (33 km2), of which 12.7 square miles (33 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (0.16%) is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Greater Omak Area of around 8,229 inhabitants as of the 2010 census is the largest urban cluster in the Okanogan Country region, encompassing most of its twin city of Okanogan. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the 2010 census, Marion has a total area of 15.794 square miles (40.91 km2), of which 15.71 square miles (40.69 km2) (or 99.47%) is land and 0.084 square miles (0.22 km2) (or 0.53%) is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.9 square miles (13 km2), all land. (wikipedia.org)
  • Data which is considered important for areas as small as census tracts and minor civil divisions is to be collected on a 15- or 20- percent sample basis. (socialexplorer.com)
  • 1850
  • The introduction of steam navigation on the Ohio River in 1811 and the completion of the Miami and Erie Canal helped the city grow to 115,000 citizens by 1850. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1850 it was the first city in the United States to establish a Jewish Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1788
  • Raleigh was chosen as the site of the new capital in 1788, as its central location protected it from attacks from the coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • forts
  • During the Seminole Wars several forts were established in the area including Fort White on the Santa Fe River and Fort Alligator, also called Fort Lancaster, in present-day downtown Lake City. (wikipedia.org)
  • inhabitants
  • While there is some debate on this, the Lenni Lenape Native Americans were the first known organized inhabitants of this area, having settled here about one thousand years ago and forming an agricultural society, occupying small villages that dotted what was to become Marlboro Township. (wikipedia.org)
  • highways
  • Major highways converge in the center of the city, just east of the Trinity River, forming a loose, lopsided rectangle. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Phoenix benefits from its central location in relation to markets in Colorado , Utah , Texas, southern California, and Mexico, to which it is connected by a network of interstate highways. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Victoria, centrally located in Victoria County at the convergence of U.S. highways 59, 77, and 87, is the county seat, the largest city in the central coastal region, and the commercial focus of the surrounding counties. (tshaonline.org)
  • metropolitan
  • The city is part of the Waterloo - Cedar Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, and is the more populous of the two cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The portion of the city in Marathon County is part of the Wausau Metropolitan Statistical Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the principal city of and is included in the Lima, Ohio metropolitan statistical area, which is included in the Lima-Van Wert-Wapakoneta, OH, combined statistical area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Putnam County is included in the New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • From its historic heart to the west of Sky Harbor International Airport, the greater metropolitan area-of which Phoenix is only a small part-has grown to take in a vast expanse of land that stretches nearly from the Gila River far to the south to the tall plateaus and volcanic mountains of the north and east and out into the broad desert valley to the west. (britannica.com)
  • The Phoenix metropolitan area-the Valley of the Sun-stands at an elevation of 1,100 feet (335 metres) above sea level . (britannica.com)
  • square
  • Black workers were relegated to 20 square blocks in Waterloo, an area which remains the "East" side to this day. (wikipedia.org)
  • The existing Marshall County Courthouse, at the center of Holly Springs' square, was used as a hospital during the epidemic. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1851 and 1853, when the area was still forested, surveyors working for the U.S. government marked all the section corners in the 6 by 6 miles (9.7 by 9.7 km) square which now includes Marshfield, Hewitt, and Cameron, working on foot with compass and chain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Area 168,400 square miles (436,200 square km). (britannica.com)
  • Area 450 square miles (1,165 square km). (britannica.com)
  • Gulf
  • warmer in southern Plains, the Gulf coast states southern Florida and the central IMa- and part of the lower Mississippi valley teau. (newspapers.com)
  • Beijing is almost directly (due west-northwest) across the Bo Hai Gulf from the port city. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Lake City is known as "The Gateway to Florida" because it is adjacent to the intersection of Interstate 75 and Interstate 10. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lake City is the site of Lake City Gateway Airport formerly known as NAS Lake City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • No known city or town existed previously on the chosen city site. (wikipedia.org)
  • The name "Lima" was reputedly chosen in a nod to the Peruvian capital which, during the 1800s, was a major source of quinine, an anti-malaria drug for which there had been a demand in the region, an area known as the Great Black Swamp. (wikipedia.org)
  • CSX also operates the north-south rail line, which was better known in earlier years as the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad and later as the Chessie System. (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • The city is the home of Indiana Wesleyan University, the largest evangelical Christian university in the Midwest and largest private university in Indiana-if including online and regional campuses in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, and Illinois. (wikipedia.org)
  • Raleigh is the second-largest city in the state of North Carolina, behind only Charlotte. (wikipedia.org)
  • New Bern, a port town on the Neuse River 35 miles (56 km) from the Atlantic Ocean, was the largest city and the capital of North Carolina during the American Revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the second-largest city in Texas and the eighth-largest city in the United States. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Mexico City is one of the largest commercial and banking centers in Latin America. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Railroad corporations created hierarchical, bureaucratic structures with even stricter lines of authority and more specialized tasks than the largest factories. (encyclopedia.com)
  • consists
  • The name Omak comes from the Okanagan placename [umák], or the Salishan term Omache-which is said to mean "good medicine" or "plenty", referring to its favorable climate, with an annual high of around 88 °F (31 °C). Omak acts as the gateway to the Okanogan National Forest and consists of a central business district and residential neighborhoods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Voters
  • In 1921, Lima voters approved a change in the structure of Lima city government. (wikipedia.org)
  • three council members are elected at-large by all city voters, while the remaining four are elected from each of the four wards. (wikipedia.org)
  • built
  • It was home to the Hillcrest Cemetery, built on land given to the city in 1837 by settler William S. Randolph. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1850s, European-Americans settled in the area that is now Omak and built houses and inaugurated mining, logging and agricultural activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1840, Willis Magee built a grist mill on Little Goodwater Creek, inside the present city limits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Civic Center has complete modern kitchen facilities and was built by the city with financial help from various individuals and organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the end of the Revolutionary War, an inn was built along a wagon trail that stretched from Philadelphia west over the Appalachian Mountains to Fort Pitt, now the city of Pittsburgh. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city ruled that buildings on Central should henceforth be built from brick, even though Marshfield had been largely built on wealth generated by lumber. (wikipedia.org)
  • He and his father expanded their business and in 1852 or 1853 built a ferry house, the first residence in Nebraska City. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Civil War, a series of six artillery batteries were built along the Ohio River to protect the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • The administrative palace and the hospital were both built during the urban expansion - the latter was where the famous physician Constantin Ion Parhon, whose family was originally from Cetatea de Baltă, used to consult his patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • History Mexico City was built on the site of the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, which had been founded in 1325 and destroyed by the Spanish conquerors in 1521. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Prominent
  • Prominent area industries include Tyson Foods, Polk's Meat Products, Real Pure Beverage Group, and Howard Industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the years after the American Revolution, the Shawnee were the most prominent residents of west central Ohio, growing in numbers and permanency after the 1794 Treaty of Greenville. (wikipedia.org)
  • Near
  • Near the Mississippi Delta, the area was developed by European Americans for cotton plantations and was dependent on enslaved Africans. (wikipedia.org)
  • His expedition met a large Native American group called the northern Utina, possibly near present-day Lake City, which belonged to the western Timucuan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some northern Utina lived near present-day Lake City who were led by powerful chiefs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first industry was a stave and spoke factory located near the railroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also resolved was "The Gore", a lowland area near Fishkill Creek above the Hudson Highlands along the northern border of the Phillipse patent. (wikipedia.org)
  • On April 26, 1986, the No. 4 nuclear reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant near the city of Prypiat suffered from a catastrophic nuclear accident during a systems test. (wikitravel.org)
  • shortly
  • Born in Bureau County, Illinois, Ross worked for the Great Northern Railroad shortly before moving to Okanogan County. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shortly after the post was vacated, John Boulware developed an important river-crossing and ferry service from Iowa to present-day Nebraska City. (wikipedia.org)
  • courthouse
  • The area surrounding the courthouse became the original borough of Greensburg, named for American Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene, and formally incorporated as a borough in 1799. (wikipedia.org)
  • Site
  • It is not possible to access the area with private vehicles and only tour operators in Santiago and Rancagua are allowed to visit the site. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is also the site of the infamous lynching of Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith. (wikipedia.org)
  • One Spanish missionary site was established west of present-day Lake City called Santa Cruz de Tarihica that was used to better control the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the British Army laid siege to the city, that site could no longer be used. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1871, the Great Bend Town Company, anticipating the westward construction of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad, founded Great Bend at a site roughly three miles west of Fort Zarah on the Santa Fe Trail. (wikipedia.org)
  • Architecture The Old City, with its rectangular network of streets, is situated on the site of the ancient Aztec capital. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The radioactive plume touched down many times in numerous populated areas as far out as 500 km (over 300 miles) from the plant site. (wikitravel.org)
  • region
  • Lying in the Great Bend Sand Prairie region of the Great Plains, the city is situated on the north side of the Arkansas River where the river's course shifts from northeast to southeast. (wikipedia.org)
  • The far western part of the canyons region, the Bao Mountains area around Tengchong, is noted for its many active volcanoes. (britannica.com)
  • Potassium iodide was distributed in the immediate areas surrounding the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant, including the Pripyat region where most of the workers lived. (wikitravel.org)
  • southeast
  • Located in central Kansas at the intersection of U.S. Route 281 and U.S. Route 56, Great Bend is 95 miles (153 km) northwest of Wichita, 235 miles (378 km) west-southwest of Kansas City, and 345 miles (555 km) east-southeast of Denver. (wikipedia.org)
  • A modern glassware factory - Gecsat - is situated in the southeast area, and produces a wide range of export products. (wikipedia.org)
  • county
  • Waterloo is a city in and the county seat of Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Holly Springs is a city in and county seat of Marshall County, Mississippi, United States at the border with southern Tennessee. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the county seat, the city is a center of trade and court sessions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is home to a weekly newspaper, the Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle, and a Wenatchee Valley College campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is the county seat of Grant County. (wikipedia.org)
  • Magee is a city in Simpson County, Mississippi, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greensburg is a city in and the county seat of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States, and a part of the Pittsburgh Metro Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lake City is the county seat of Columbia County, Florida, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marshfield is a city in Wood County and Marathon County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lima (/ˈlaɪmə/ LY-mə) is a city in and the county seat of Allen County, Ohio, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also in 1854, a cholera outbreak in Delphos (a town in Allen County northwest of Lima) spread throughout west central Ohio. (wikipedia.org)
  • German: Sankt Martin, earlier Marteskirch) is a city in Mureș County, central Romania. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sidney is a city in Shelby County, Ohio, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Midtown Manhattan is around a one-hour drive, and Grand Central Terminal is approximately 1 hour, 20 minute train ride from the county. (wikipedia.org)
  • Then for 50 years, 1614-1664, the Monmouth County area came under the influence of the Dutch, but it was not settled until English rule in 1664. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hopkinsville is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Christian County, Kentucky, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Phoenix , city, seat (1871) of Maricopa county and capital of Arizona , U.S. It lies along the Salt River in the south-central part of the state, about 120 miles (190 km) north of the Mexico border and midway between El Paso , Texas , and Los Angeles , California . (britannica.com)
  • The mayor and board of aldermen, who exercised authority over both county and city, first assessed property taxes in 1843. (tshaonline.org)
  • Florida
  • In 1884 the Florida Agricultural College was established in Lake City until its relocation to Gainesville in 1905 to form part of the University of Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida Gateway College is located in Lake City. (wikipedia.org)
  • officials
  • By the mid-1990s, city officials shifted its revitalization plans on the cultural aspects of Downtown Greensburg, such as the restorations of the Palace Theater and the historic Train Station, as well as a new, recently opened performing arts center for Seton Hill University. (wikipedia.org)
  • They pursued tobacco executives who bought tobacco from farmers who were not members of the Dark Tobacco District Planters' Protective Association and city officials who aided them. (wikipedia.org)
  • town
  • U.S. Route 97 passes through the town, while Washington State Route 155, as well as Washington State Route 215, connects the city to Okanogan and Nespelem, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • After World War II, more residential areas were developed in various sections of town. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alligator Town was incorporated and changed to Lake City in 1859 with M. Whit Smith elected as the town's first mayor. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 31, 1857, these three town sites along with Prairie City joined, incorporating as present-day Nebraska City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cincinnati's connection with Rome still exists today through its nickname of "The City of Seven Hills" (a phrase commonly associated with Rome) and the town twinning program of Sister Cities International. (wikipedia.org)
  • service
  • Circuit Riders and other technicians from the Mississippi Rural Water Association worked with the city staff, local contractors and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency to restore water service. (wikipedia.org)
  • The area of present-day Hopkinsville was initially claimed in 1796 by Bartholomew Wood as part of a 1,200-acre (5 km2) grant for his service in the American Revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is served by more than 50 trucking companies, which provide commercial freight service to these and other locations. (encyclopedia.com)
  • connects
  • It is the easternmost of the three Center City stations on the SEPTA Regional Rail system, and is part of the Center City Commuter Connection, which connects the former Penn Central commuter lines with the former Reading Railroad commuter lines. (wikipedia.org)
  • present-day
  • Present-day Lake City was settled in the 18th century as a Seminole community called Alligator Village (Alpata Telophka). (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1845 the last of the Native Americans left the area of present-day Lake City or were forcibly removed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several years later, the army abandoned it to relocate the fort to central Nebraska, now south of present-day Kearney. (wikipedia.org)
  • extends
  • The station extends under three city blocks and the platforms are along the northern edge of the blocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • The broad valley in which the city lies extends west to the Colorado River and south to the mountain chains north of Tucson , although the geographic borders of Phoenix end far short of those natural barriers. (britannica.com)
  • council
  • Omak is a code city governed by a seven-member council and the state's 4th district. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city government is a council-manager system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the council resolution, the easement would be obtained at token consideration of $1 and would give the city the right to construct and maintain the nesv sewer under an 8-foot strip. (newspapers.com)
  • state
  • Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Nebraska State Legislature has credited Nebraska City as being the oldest incorporated city in the state, as it was the first approved by a special act of the Nebraska Territorial Legislature in 1855. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since that beginning, the city became established as a regional transportation, economic, and agriculture hub for the three state area. (wikipedia.org)
  • State Route 89 (the Grand Avenue Expressway) enters the city from the northwest. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Mexico City accounts for one-fourth of state investments. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • location
  • The federal government decided to move Colville Indian Reservation's location west of Columbia River, reducing its area to 2,800,000 acres (1,100,000 ha). (wikipedia.org)
  • south
  • Nebraska City and Kearney City were incorporated in 1855, and South Nebraska City was incorporated in 1856. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several local businessmen and plantation owners contributed money and war supplies to the South. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the plans of Sheppard, Morgan & Schwaab, the city's consultant engineers, the 42-inch Cherry-Monument interceptor is to extend west on or adjacent to the southerly side of E. Broadway for two blocks from Monument past Vine to Cherry, thence south into the city commons on the riverfront. (newspapers.com)
  • Phoenix, the city between southern Texas and California , is located in the Salt River Valley in south-central Arizona. (encyclopedia.com)
  • South of the city it becomes the Pima Freeway). (encyclopedia.com)
  • The city of Chernobyl is only 4 km to the south of the reactor. (wikitravel.org)
  • Native American
  • The racial makeup of the city was 78.1% White, 14.7% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 2.4% from other races, and 3.6% from two or more races. (wikipedia.org)
  • The racial makeup of the city is 79.64% White, 15.57% African American, 0.47% Native American, 0.68% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.43% from other races, and 2.18% from two or more races. (wikipedia.org)
  • The racial makeup of the city was 62.67% White, 33.88% African American, 0.07% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 2.31% from other races, and 0.81% from two or more races. (wikipedia.org)
  • The racial makeup of the city was 91.5% White, 0.4% African American, 0.3% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 5.3% from other races, and 1.6% from two or more races. (wikipedia.org)
  • The racial makeup of the city was 92.61% White, 3.06% African American, 0.24% Native American, 1.87% Asian, 0.10% Pacific Islander, 0.40% from other races, and 1.73% from two or more races. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • The city of Greensburg is currently composed of eight wards, most of which were formerly boroughs and are divided into several neighborhoods. (wikipedia.org)
  • This structure enables its attorneys to practice efficiently, develop in-depth expertise, and promptly assemble teams of attorneys with combined legal talents to handle matters that require expertise in several areas of law. (martindale.com)
  • center
  • Regularly scheduled diesel-operated trains are forbidden to enter the station, as SEPTA omitted provisions for ventilation fans when designing the Center City Tunnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the following decades, Great Bend continued to grow and modernize, becoming a center of area commerce. (wikipedia.org)
  • For centuries, until the area was ceded to Romania after the Treaty of Trianon following World War I, the city was a local administrative center inside the Kingdom of Hungary and later within Austria-Hungary. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has become a leading commercial center of the Southwest, with a city government recognized as one of the nation's most effective. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nevertheless, Victoria continued to grow as a trade center, especially as Indianola became an important port of entry for both goods and the thousands of immigrants who settled in the area. (tshaonline.org)
  • province
  • for centuries the ethnic, religious, and political separatism of the province posed obstacles to the efforts of a central government to control it. (britannica.com)