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Shepherdstown, West Virginia

." Captain Hugh Stephenson filled the ranks of his company here. The troops departed from "Morgan's Spring," about one-half mile (1 km) south of the town limits, on July 16, 1775. This famous "Beeline March to Cambridge" covered 600 miles (1000 km) in 24 days. Thirty-eight Revolutionary (American Revolutionary War) veterans are buried in the surrounding area. On December 3, 1787, James Rumsey conducted a successful trial of his new invention

schoolhouses in the state. The Hamtramck Guard (The Shepherdstown Light Infantry) was dispatched to nearby Harpers Ferry (Harpers Ferry, West Virginia) to subdue John Brown (John Brown (abolitionist))'s raid on the federal armory (Harpers Ferry Armory) (October 1859). At the outbreak of the Civil War, this group became Company B, 2nd Virginia Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia. They become part of the famous "Stonewall Brigade." After the nearby Battle of Antietam in Maryland


Baraboo, Wisconsin

Organization. One of Six Famous Brothers. url http: select.nytimes.com gst abstract.html?res F10711FC3E5912738DDDAD0894DA415B868EF1D3 quote One of the famous "six brothers of Baraboo," Charles Ringling was the son of a harness maker of Baraboo, Wisconsin. The brothers, John, Charles, Otto, Al, ... work New York Times date December 4, 1926 accessdate 2008-07-21 His wife, Edith, participated in the business and was a member of the board of directors of the circus

first Speeiaz last To authorlink coauthors title Charles Ringling, Circus Owner, Dies. Member of World's Greatest Show Organization. One of Six Famous Brothers. url http: select.nytimes.com gst abstract.html?res F10711FC3E5912738DDDAD0894DA415B868EF1D3 quote One of the famous "six brothers of Baraboo," Charles Ringling was the son of a harness maker of Baraboo, Wisconsin. The brothers, John, Charles, Otto, Al, ... work The New York Times date December 4, 1926


Gulu

whoarewe history.php title Who are we publisher Fondation Teasdale-Corti pour l'hôpital Lacor accessdate 2011-02-17 She agreed to go with Corti, initially for a period of two months, and arrived in May 1961. On 10 June 1961 she performed her first operation, Arseneault (#Arseneault) p. 72 on a makeshift table, and thereafter spent mornings treating outpatients and afternoons in theater. thumb A train travelling towards Wau (File:Train Sudan towards Wau.jpg) * Wau is the terminus of a narrow gauge branch line of the Sudan Railways. A plan exists, as of 2008, to open a standard gauge line north from Gulu in Uganda to Wau. Through trains from Khartoum to Mombasa would be possible only if one of the lines was regauged. * Wau Airport - The airport, Wikipedia:Gulu


Aksu, Xinjiang

Category:Central Asian Buddhist sites Category:Populated places along the Silk Road Category:Populated places in Xinjiang Category:Ancient peoples of China Category:Oases of China Category:Aksu Prefecture Category:National Forest Cities in China Teilhard took part as a scientist in the famous "Croisiere Jaune" or "Yellow Cruise" financed by Andre Citroen in Central Asia. Northwest of Beijing in Kalgan (Zhangjiakou) he joined the China


Pétionville

and foreigners of a similar calibre. The famous "El Rancho" hotel is in Pétionville. It was built from the private estate of Albert Silvera, a sports- and luxury car collector who was one of the pioneers of Haiti's hotel industry. 2010 earthquake On 12 January 2010, around 5:53pm, a 7.0 earthquake struck (2010 Haiti earthquake) the Pétionville area. The earthquake collapsed a hospital in the city.


Chinandega

selling hamburguers and milkshakes. You can also take the famous "bus pelon" for a ride around the town - for just 3 cordobas. It is a way to enjoy the cool night air. Do *'''Dilectus''' is the major night club in Chinandega. There is a 50 cordoba cover. Everyone is very dressed up here. They play a mix of salsa, merengue, reggeaton and hip hop. The crowd ranges from 14 year olds to 40 year olds - the majority in their mid-late twenties. Buy Eat The best food


District of Maine

in Concord (Concord, Massachusetts). Paul Revere made his famous ride to warn the locals in response to this march. On the 19th, in the Battles of Lexington and Concord, where the famous "shot heard 'round the world" was fired, British troops, after running over the Lexington militia, were forced back into the city by local resistors. The city was quickly brought under siege (Siege of Boston). Fighting broke out again in June when the British took the Charlestown Peninsula


Streetsville, Ontario

The '''Streetsville Derbys''' were a Canadian (Canada) Junior "A" ice hockey team from Streetsville (Streetsville, Ontario), Ontario, Canada. They were a part of the Ontario Junior Hockey League in 2011 when they merged into the Cobourg Cougars.


Porto Seguro

WikiPedia:Porto Seguro


Venetian Dalmatia

Category:History of Dalmatia Category:Venetian period in the history of Croatia Category:16th century in Croatia Category:17th century in Croatia Category:18th century in Croatia Category:History of Italy


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