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Sanford, Florida

Disney World in October 1971 shifted the economy of Central Florida away from agriculture, military installations and the NASA manned and unmanned space programs, and further towards tourism, service industries and residential development, the center of which is Orlando (Orlando, Florida). But because of Sanford's former preeminence as a trade center, the city retains a significant collection of older commercial and residential architecture, on streets shaded by Southern live oak live


Puerto Vallarta

was also famous for its cat population. The Island was a lower class suburb until flooding during Hurricane Lily (1971) forced residents to be relocated. They were moved to Palo Seco (which means "dry stick") and the Island was converted into a site for restaurants, shops and a cultural center. *Cuale Archaeological Museum - on the West side of the ''Isla Cuale'', the museum presents a significant collection of local and regional pre-Hispanic art in a number of informative displays


West Palm Beach, Florida

Historic District in the City of West Palm Beach. Northwood Hills comprises the area from 29th Street on the South to 39th Court on the North. The east side of Windsor is the Western boundary, and Greenwood Avenue is the Eastern boundary. The Neighborhood Association has worked several years to achieve the distinction of historic designation. This is the first district to be designated since 1996. Northwood Hills has a number of Mission Revival houses, a significant collection of Post-World War II


Coventry

Line" as the railway was built on the site of a greenfield. The site is managed by the Electric Railway Museum Limited, and is home to a sizeable collection of preserved electrical multiple units, which is the most diverse and historically significant collection of EMUs in the UK, containing unique items that are the last survivors of once typical and numerous classes. In addition there are three electric locomotives and two small industrial diesel locomotives on site along


Jacksonville, Florida

, the center of which is Orlando (Orlando, Florida). But because of Sanford's former preeminence as a trade center, the city retains a significant collection of older commercial and residential architecture, on streets shaded by live oaks (Southern live oak) hung with Spanish moss. Its location on Lake Monroe and access to the navigable waterway of the St. Johns River has made it Central Florida's additional center for numerous marinas, allowing access for pleasure boats and commercial


Peru

and in particular the Andes, Peru, Chile, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. During this voyage they gathered a significant collection of specimens which were analyzed, in 1860, by Ernest. The Peruvian '''Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC)''' (in Spanish: '''ComisiĆ³n de la Verdad y ReconciliaciĆ³n (CVR)''') (June 2001 - 28 August 2003) was established in 2001 after the fall of president Alberto Fujimori, to examine abuses committed during


Greece

traveled with his elder brother Paul, a Byzantine expert, to Saloniki, Mount Athos, and various other Greek (Greece) locations. A few years later in 1910, Marc developed an important friendship with the artist August Macke. Robinson spoke seven languages. He built up a significant art collection (Collection (museum)). In 1956, he sold it to Greek (Greece) shipping tycoon Stavros Niarchos to raise cash for his divorce settlement with Gladys Robinson; his finances had


Argentina

second only to Fidel Castro in the new government of Cuba. Photo credit: Augusto Starita They visited South America in 1858 and 1859 and in particular the Andes, Peru, Chile, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. During this voyage they gathered a significant collection of specimens which were analyzed, in 1860, by Ernest. The '''Congress of the Argentine Nation''' ( ) is the legislature legislative


Egypt

. The Museum's most significant collection is its Irish medieval collection which includes the fifteenth century O'Dea Mitre and Crozier, on loan from the Roman Catholic diocese of Limerick. Gaddafi regime The British government took no further official action following the cessation of ambassadorial affairs with Libya. Some unconfirmed reports even suggested that Fletcher's murderer had been hanged shortly after returning to Libya in 1984.


Washington, D.C.

from East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the Islamic world, the ancient Near East, and ancient Egypt, as well as a significant collection of American art. It is located on the south side of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., adjacent to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Geography The creek rises from a spring near Laytonsville (Laytonsville, Maryland) in Montgomery County (Montgomery County, Maryland), Maryland, and joins the Potomac near


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