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Igbuzo

in southern Nigeria. Many Igbo people eventually took government positions, although many were engaged in private business and constituted and still constitute the bulk of Nigerian informal economy.


Port Dover, Ontario

years. The first place designated and plaqued under the new program was the "Cliff Site" in Port Dover, Ontario, where two priests claimed sovereignty over the Lake Erie region for Louis XIV of France in 1670.


Kingdom of Gwent

page 354 isbn 0-7102-1215-1 Gildas, writing in about 540, says that Maximus left Britain not only with all of its Roman troops, but also with all

of its armed bands, governors, and the flower of its youth, never to return. Having left with the troops and Roman administrators, and planning to continue as the ruler of Britain in the future, his practical course was to transfer local authority to local rulers. The earliest Welsh genealogies give Maximus the role of founding father for several royal dynasties, including those of Powys (Kingdom of Powys) and Gwent (Kingdom of Gwent).


Jilin City

on ''Ishiha'', pp. 685-686) Tsai (2002), pp. 158-159.


King, Ontario

. At the time, the township's boundaries extended to Yonge Street. Lots 61-70 on the map represent the northern portion of the western half of modern-day Oak Ridges. Oak Ridges was established along Yonge Street in 1799 by Joseph Geneviève and a group of French Royalists, who were granted land to settle by the British government. They were also provided with rations


Portuguese Malacca

for conquering territory as mere trading activities, and told his tale of deprivations at the hands of the Portuguese.


Callao

4783 m ft abbr on and Galera station (Galera railway station) at . Both branch and spur have since closed to traffic.

record altitude of '''Pedro Martín José María Suárez-Vértiz Alva''' (born February 13, 1968 in Callao, Peru) is a Peruvian


Ukiah, California

. Route 101 in California U.S. Route 101 corridor several miles south of CA 20 (California State Route 20)), Ukiah serves as the city center for Mendocino County and much of neighboring Lake County (Lake County, California). In 1996, Ukiah was ranked the #1 best small town to live in California and the sixth-best place to live in the United States. ref>


Kingdom of Powys

; ref Gildas, writing in about 540, says that Maximus left Britain not only with all of its Roman troops, but also with all of its armed bands, governors

, and the flower of its youth, never to return. Having left with the troops and Roman administrators, and planning to continue as the ruler of Britain in the future, his practical course was to transfer local authority to local rulers. The earliest Welsh genealogies give Maximus the role of founding father for several royal dynasties, including those of Powys (Kingdom of Powys) and Gwent (Kingdom of Gwent).


Johnstown, Pennsylvania

, several dry goods and grocery stores, several taverns, an electrical appliance store, a YMCA, and a bowling alley. A local tavern maintained a popular bocce court. The mine employed over 1000 men. ''Jerome: A Stroll in the Past.'' Commemorative book. Year 2000 Jerome Homecoming. p. 5. Residents from that period claim Jerome's population stood at about 3,000 at its peak, although this information is yet to be documented. However, Jerome's population certainly

Interurban Railways in America.''Stanford, Ca.: Stanford Univ. Press. The streetcar tram left from the Jerome terminus every two hours for the 60 minute trip that ended on downtown Johnstown's Main Street. ''Jerome: A Stroll in the Past.'' Commemorative book. Year 2000 Jerome Homecoming. p. 12. Property right-of-way was obtained to extend this tram service to the south to Boswell, Jenners, Somerset and Rockwood, although track construction never commenced. Service


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