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  Washington
Washington is bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west, Oregon to the south (the Columbia River forming most of this border), Idaho to the east and British Columbia, Canada to the north.
Washington is also notable for being home to four of the five longest floating bridges in the world: the Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, Lacey V. Murrow Memorial Bridge and Homer M. Hadley Bridge over Lake Washington, and the Hood Canal Bridge connecting the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas.
Washington also ranked second in the nation in grapes (all varieties taken together), apricots, asparagus (over a third of the country's production) and green peas for processing; third in the nation for wheat, prunes and plums, summer dry onions, trout and butter; fourth in barley and peaches; and fifth in cranberries and strawberries.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Washington_state   (1718 words)

  
 Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of 2004, Washington's population was 6,203,788.
Washington has usually been considered a key swing state politically, although in recent elections, it has been comfortably in the hands of the Democrats.
Although nationally, Washington state is not usually a major force in politics, in 1994, Washington state was one of the places where the Republican Party gained power in their nationwide landslide.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Washington   (2001 words)

  
 WASHINGTON FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Washington is the only state named after a president, which was George_Washington.
Washington is also notable for being home to four of the five longest floating_bridges in the world: the Evergreen_Point_Floating_Bridge, Lacey_V._Murrow_Memorial_Bridge and Homer_M._Hadley_Bridge over Lake_Washington, and the Hood_Canal_Bridge connecting the Olympic and Kitsap_Peninsulas.
Most parts of Washington are inhabited mostly by residents of British ancestry, although the eastern part of the state also has a large number of German-American residents.
www.brolgas.com /Washington   (1886 words)

  
 IOWA GHOST TOWNS - Washington County
Listed as a post office in Washington County in 1851 and 1852, but the location not found.
A town laid out in 1854 in the eastern part of section 13, and the western part of the east section 18, Lime Creek Township, about one mile north of the present town of Wellman.
A town laid out in 1856 in the northeast corner of section 19, Iowa Township, about one mile south of the present town of Riverside.
www.iowaghosttowns.com /washingtoncounty.html   (852 words)

  
 Washington - InformationBlast
Washington is the only state named after a president, George Washington.
Undesputably as "wild" as the rest of the wild west, the public image of Washington merely replaced cowboys with lumberjacks, and desert with forestland.
In 2004, Washington's gubernatorial race was so close that the Secretary of State certified Republican candidate Dino Rossi as governor-elect almost a month after the polls had closed, beating out the Democratic candiate Christine Gregoire by over two hundred votes.
informationblast.com /Washington.html   (1551 words)

  
 Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Washington is the only state named after a President of the United Statespresident, which was George Washington/.
Washington is also notable for being home to four of the five longest floating bridges in the world: the Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, Lacey V. Murrow Memorial Bridge and Homer M. Hadley Bridge over Lake Washington, and the Hood Canal Bridge connecting the Olympic PeninsulaOlympic and Kitsap Peninsula/s.
Washington also ranked second in the nation in grapes (all varieties taken together), apricots, asparagus (over a third of the country's production) and green peas for processing; third in the nation for wheat, plumsprunes and plums, summer dry onions, trout and butter; fourth in barley and peachpeaches; and fifth in cranberrycranberries and strawberries/.
www.infothis.com /find/Washington   (1971 words)

  
 Washington - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The USS Washington was named in honor of this state.
In 1853, Washington Territory was formed from part of Oregon Territory.
Washington is also notable for being home to four of the five longest floating bridges in the world: the Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, Lacey V. Murrow Memorial Bridge, and Third Lake Washington Bridge over Lake Washington, and the Hood Canal Bridge connecting the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas.
www.free-definition.com /Washington.html   (514 words)

  
 Washington State History Information Links Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Washington borders the Pacific Ocean on the west and shares an international border with Canada on the north.
Washington is the leading grower of both apples and pears in the country.
Washington is one of the world's major producers of iris, tulip and daffodil bulbs.
www.netstate.com /states/links/wa_links.htm   (596 words)

  
 alphabetic list of towns and counties - Nason and Varney's 1890 Massachusetts Gazetteer
The towns embraced in this county — six in number — are Chilmark, Cottage City, Edgartown, Gay Head, and Tisbury, on Martha's Vineyard, and Gosnold, comprising the Elizabeth Islands.
The towns are Abington, Bridgewater, Carver, Duxbury, East Bridgewater, Halifax, Hanover, Hanson, Hingham, Hull, Kingston, Lakeville, Marion, Marshfield, Mattapoisett, Middleborough, Norwell, Pembroke, Plymouth, Plympton, Rochester, Rockland, Scituate, Wareham, West Bridgewater and Whitman.
The county consists of the cities of Boston and Chelsea, and the towns of Revere and Winthrop —; the first mentioned city being the capital of the county and of the State.
www.capecodhistory.us /Mass1890/alphabetic_towns.htm   (646 words)

  
 Towns in Kielce and Radom Gubernias   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
District - Name of the district (Polish powiat) that the town was in, during the 1867-1917 period.
However, the borders do not overlap exactly, and some areas are covered by neighboring provinces: Kraków province in the southwest (parts of old Olkusz and Miechów districts); Katowice province (part of old Olkusz district); and Lublin province in the northeast (part of old Kozienice district).
The notation "RC" indicates that there are civil transcripts of Roman Catholic vital records listed in the FHLC for the 1810-1825 period.
www.jewishgen.org /krsig/TownList.htm   (495 words)

  
 CT Towns List - Connecticut Towns
Allington - New Haven Towns - New Haven County
Ansonia - New Haven Towns - New Haven County
New Hartford - Litchfield Towns - Litchfield County
www.connquest.com /connecticut/directory/ct-towns.html   (1255 words)

  
 List of towns in Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from List of towns in Washington State)
Note: Populated places in Washington State are either cities, towns or census-designated places.
This page was last modified 16:33, 10 February 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_towns_in_Washington_State   (78 words)

  
 Articles - List of places named for George Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Of course, any college or university from the state of Washington with the state's name present is indirectly named after George Washington.
University of Washington in Seattle, Washington along with several satellite campuses.
Washington State University in Pullman, Washington along with several satellite campuses.
www.outship.com /articles/List_of_places_named_for_George_Washington   (177 words)

  
 Washington State Links List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Washington State University: alphabetical index to a "gateway" page to lots of useful regional information; there is, of course a lot of info specific to WSU, but there's a lot of general info as well--look for topics or departments of interest.
Washington High-School Alumni Lists: the list of schools is complete, but the rolls of alumni are pitifully scant (because you have to register with them to be included).
Washington State "Natural Color" Raised Relief Map (for sale): other similar or related maps are also available.
adamscountywa.com /state.shtml   (1790 words)

  
 List of towns in France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This is a list of towns or citycities in France/.
There is no difference between cities and towns, because such statuses do not exist in France.
Choosing ''city'', ''town'' or ''village'' to name a French place is a statistical issue, not a status issue, since all places have the same status.
www.infothis.com /find/List_of_towns_in_France   (453 words)

  
 Tribespeople resist Israel's government-built towns - The Washington Times: World Briefings - June 02, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Some in the outlying camps — though without running water, electricity or sewers — say they are better off than those in the towns because they have held onto their lands and a traditional livelihood of herding sheep and goats.
One town is planned for the area of the Bir Hadaj encampment, which is home to 5,000 Bedouin.
There is also resentment over the two dozen nearby Jewish towns and villages that are flourishing, their neatly farmed rows of green crops bursting from the desert.
www.washtimes.com /world/20040601-115409-4044r.htm   (1009 words)

  
 Washington biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Prior to the arrival of explorers from Europe, this region of the pacific coast had established tribes of native americans with their own unique cultures.
In 2004, Washington's gubernatorial race was so closely fought that the Secretary of State certified Dino Rossi as Governor-elect almost a month after the polls had closed, and by a margin of only 42 votes out of more than 2.8 million ballots cast.
The five largest religious denominations in Washington are Roman Catholic (22%), "Christian" (12%), Lutheran (6%), Baptist (6%), Methodist (4%).
washington.biography.ms   (1194 words)

  
 Connecticut Towns and Counties
Within the Town of Stonington, there is a borough of Stonington but the better-known Mystic is a village within Stonington without a separate governmental entity.
To see the list of Towns in order by County, click on 'County'; to see it in order by Year Established, click on 'Year'.
Settled, 1641, under New Haven jurisdiction; named Town of Stamford in 1642; submitted to Connecticut, Oct., 1662; in 1893, the City of Stamford, comprising central portion of Town of Stamford, was incorporated.
www.cslib.org /cttowns.htm   (790 words)

  
 Discount Washington Hotels - Discount Hotels in Washington UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Many of the Hotels in Washington offer huge discounts for reservations and bookings for Discount Washington Hotels made on-line.
Washington Hotels in Tyne and Wear - Sort Hotels by Room Rate
The Washington Suite, with its own bar, can seat up to 200 people and has all the facilities for audio visual presentations....
www.london-hotel-offers.com /towns/washington.htm   (176 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Washington
Lists the signers of the petition, along with known descendants in 1952.
Mailing lists are interactive e-mail forums that are free for you to subscribe to and participate in.
Listing includes (when known) the convict's name, age, race, sex, occupation, crime, date of execution, method of execution and whether it was a single or multiple execution.
www.cyndislist.com /wa.htm   (3822 words)

  
 Washington DC Apartments for Rent | Washington DC Apartment Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Off Campus Network is dedicated to building a community of renters, landlords, rental agents, and property managers where communication and commerce for Washington DC apartments can be quick, inexpensive and competitive.
Washington DC is more than just our nation’s capital.
Along with Washington DC, apartments are available across the US, all listed directly from landlords, brokers and property managers.
www.offcampusnetwork.com /washington_dc_apartments.asp   (181 words)

  
 Cities and Towns, State of Washington - Dates of Incorporation, Disincorporation, and Changes of Classification
81 Laws of 1994 changed the classification of cities to 1st, 2nd, and Towns of the 4th class were designated Towns.
The state supreme court ruled against the act, and in 1915 the legislature changed the name of the whole to Grays Harbor County.
Towns of the Fourth Class were designated Towns.
www.mrsc.org /library/inctable.htm   (513 words)

  
 pitfalls
Here, too, all the passengers have their towns of origin in the original, some of them their state of origin, but nobody merely "Germany." Registered are 400 persons.
Excerpt from the passenger list of the "Diana," Bremen - New Orleans, 25 May 1851, and from the corresponding Glazier/Filby version of this list.
[Towns list for the major areas of residence of Germans outside of the Federal Republic] Frankfurt: Verlag für Standesamtswesen, 1982 (including the former GDR).
www.uni-oldenburg.de /nausa/pitfal.htm   (2584 words)

  
 Washington Hotels UK - Hotels in Washington Tyne and Wear UK
Washington Hotels, England UK - Hotels in Washington by price
Situated in Washington close to Newcastle the Campanile offers excellent value and services.
The George Washington Golf and Country Club is within reach of Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham.
www.findhotel.co.uk /towns/washington.htm   (143 words)

  
 PCLS REF: Washington State Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Cities & Towns - Washington    Quick list of links to offcial websites for cities & towns, not only in Pierce Co, but in all of WA state.
County Profiles - Washington   Economic profiles of each county in Washington, in PDF format.
Travel in Washington   Comprehensive travel guide for the state of Washington.
www.pcl.lib.wa.us /illinks/stateWALinks.htm   (187 words)

  
 Jargon, slang, and niche vocabularies
As a result, this list will never be complete, and may contain some words that are not current or others that are not used at a particular prison or in a particular state.
Over the next couple of weeks list members sent in their favorite terms, phrases and stories from their experiences working in the theater industry.
The principal words in the Dillons list that also appear in Thorne's are banging (exciting, powerful; from rave culture), boff (a swot, unconnected it seems with any other meaning), full-on (with maximum effort, powerful), large (excellent, exciting; from rave contexts), monged (stoned, intoxicated), safe (something good), and skank (horrible, disgusting).
www.yaelf.com /slang.shtml   (6189 words)

  
 1885 Maps with Alphabetical List of Towns & Counties
Compiled from the Census Records of 1880, Postal Directories and Railroad Guides, they list every known place in the United States at that time.
Each state has a list of counties with population, followed by a list of cities and towns giving the county where located and the population (if known).
In the listing below, the approximate number of places appears after each state name.
www.goldbug.com /store/page11.html   (111 words)

  
 United States Resources: Washington
Or check Washington Vital Records Information for more current info on where to write for vital records.
Guide to Census Schedules for Washington in 1860, 1870, 1880 (soundex and census), and 1890 special schedule of Union veterans.
Washington from Color Landform Atlas of the United States
www.rootsweb.com /roots-l/USA/wa.html   (397 words)

  
 Adherents.com
American Baptists can be found in the towns and cities of all 50 states and Puerto Rico.
Under the jurisdiction of the ecumenical patriarchate, the diocese has 65 churches in 10 states and a membership of 56,000.
Listed as American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Ch.
www.adherents.com /Na/Na_21.html   (1956 words)

  
 Judaism and Jewish Resources - Andrew Tannenbaum
Eric Simon keeps a list of Torah study opportunities on the net, with many pointers to Yeshivot and other organizations who provide Divrei Torah, including web sites and mailings lists.
The Library of Congress in Washington, DC, has a vast web site called the American Memory Collection that includes exhibitions of the Variety Stage and WPA Life Histories.
The Anne Frank web site at the University of Washington is no longer available, but they have a list of related sites.
www.shamash.org /trb/judaism.html   (7702 words)

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