• 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 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Throughout much of the twentieth century, BNSF was the most prominent employer in the city, but the company scaled back its workforce in Havre in the 1990s. (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)
  • 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)
  • The central motto on the seal of the City of Danbury is Restituimus (Latin for "We have restored"), a reference to the destruction caused by the Loyalist army troops. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • These are skylights for an underground mall built in the city at least a hundred years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Civil War, a series of six artillery batteries were built along the Ohio River to protect the city. (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)
  • suburbs
  • Administration Mexico City and its suburbs constitute the Federal District, which is administered by a governor appointed by the president of Mexico. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • groundwater
  • The city depends almost wholly on groundwater that flows from the Salt and Gila rivers, as well as supplemental water brought in by aqueducts via the CAP. (britannica.com)
  • unregulated use of groundwater, the principal source of water, has caused settling in several parts of the city. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • municipality
  • With an estimated 4,854 residents as of 2015, distributed over a land area of 3.43 square miles (8.9 km2), Omak is the largest municipality of Okanogan County and the largest municipality in Central Washington north of Wenatchee. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cincinnati was the first municipality to build and own a major railroad in 1880. (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)
  • 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)
  • No known city or town existed previously on the chosen city site. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 31, 1857, these three town sites along with Prairie City joined, incorporating as present-day Nebraska City. (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)
  • Also in 1854, a cholera outbreak in Delphos (a town in Allen County northwest of Lima) spread throughout west central Ohio. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city and town were consolidated on January 1, 1965. (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)
  • 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)
  • Near
  • Near the Mississippi Delta, the area was developed by European Americans for cotton plantations and was dependent on enslaved Africans. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first industry was a stave and spoke factory located near the railroad. (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)
  • A statue of Hill stands near the Havre Amtrak station to commemorate the key contributions his railroad has made to Havre's and Montana's history. (wikipedia.org)
  • U.S. Route 2 (1st Street) is the main road through the city, running east to west near the city's northern border. (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)
  • Madison Avenue, NYC, near Grand Central Station, looking South during the February 2003 winter storm. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • census
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • southwest
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Interstate
  • Lake City is known as "The Gateway to Florida" because it is adjacent to the intersection of Interstate 75 and Interstate 10. (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)
  • known
  • 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)
  • Lake City is the site of Lake City Gateway Airport formerly known as NAS Lake City. (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)
  • Secondly, a high pressure system was in place over eastern portions of Canada, allowing for cold air to be brought down into the coastal areas in a process known as cold air advection. (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)
  • Mexico City is one of the largest commercial and banking centers in Latin America. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • major
  • He was mounting a major effort to take the city of Vicksburg on the Mississippi River. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is named after Nathanael Greene, a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. (wikipedia.org)
  • People have always been drawn to the city by its year-round warm weather, sunny climate, and natural beauty, and in the twentieth century the development of air conditioning and the construction of major irrigation projects added to Phoenix's appeal. (encyclopedia.com)
  • southeast
  • A modern glassware factory - Gecsat - is situated in the southeast area, and produces a wide range of export products. (wikipedia.org)
  • streets
  • The underground area, now designated "Havre Beneath the Streets", currently operates as a tourist attraction. (wikipedia.org)
  • Architecture The Old City, with its rectangular network of streets, is situated on the site of the ancient Aztec capital. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 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)
  • When the British Army laid siege to the city, that site could no longer be used. (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)
  • 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)
  • history
  • Throughout its history, this underground area has been host to a brothel, a Chinese laundromat, a saloon, a drugstore, at least three opium dens, and rooms used for smuggling alcohol during Prohibition. (wikipedia.org)
  • center
  • As the county seat, the city is a center of trade and court sessions. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • 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)
  • With the nearest larger city, Great Falls, about 120 miles (190 km) to the south, Havre serves as a medical and business center for the Montana section of the Hi-Line. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the following decades, Great Bend continued to grow and modernize, becoming a center of area commerce. (wikipedia.org)
  • west
  • 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)
  • As a busy city, Danbury attracted traveling shows and tours, including Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in 1900. (wikipedia.org)
  • The buffalo jump is located at the southern edge of the Havre Badlands, a badlands formation that runs alongside the Milk River to the west of the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Army Air Forces opened Great Bend Army Airfield west of the city in 1943. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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 city is served by more than 50 trucking companies, which provide commercial freight service to these and other locations. (encyclopedia.com)
  • North
  • Omak (/oʊˈmæk/ o-MAK) is a city located in the foothills of the Okanogan Highlands in north-central Washington, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Battle of the Mississinewa was fought in December 1812, just north of the current city of Marion, as an expeditionary force sent by William Henry Harrison against the Miami villages. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • US 75 (North Central Expressway) comes into Dallas from the North. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Havre was incorporated in north central Montana in 1893. (wikipedia.org)
  • By that time, a secondary low pressure system formed off the North Carolina coast and traveled north, turning the storm into a nor'easter for New York City and Boston. (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)
  • extends
  • The station extends under three city blocks and the platforms are along the northern edge of the blocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • nation's
  • It brought heavy rain, ice and severe weather to some areas of the South, including the nation's first tornado of the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • Marshfield is a city in Wood County and Marathon County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. (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)
  • Danbury is home to Danbury Hospital, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury Fair Mall and Danbury Municipal Airport. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. (wikipedia.org)
  • German: Sankt Martin, earlier Marteskirch) is a city in Mureș County, central Romania. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lima (/ˈlaɪmə/ LY-mə) is a city in and the county seat of Allen County, Ohio, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1835, the Connecticut Legislature granted a rail charter to the Fairfield County Railroad, but construction was delayed because of lack of investment. (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)
  • In central Kentucky the storm produced mostly ice, with some locations including Frankfort, Lexington, and nearby Cynthiana in Harrison County receiving up to 3/4" (2 cm) of ice. (wikipedia.org)
  • precipitation
  • This cold air ensured that many areas where storms typically produce mixed precipitation received most or all precipitation in the form of snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • miles
  • After the Union cavalry was repulsed Finnegan moved his forces to Olustee Station about ten miles east of Lake City. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, these stores have been substantially depleted, and Phoenix increasingly has come to depend on water from the Colorado River via the Central Arizona Project (CAP), an artificial waterway 336 miles (541 km) long extending from Lake Havasu on the California border to Tucson. (britannica.com)