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York pioneers

York pioneers

jubilee excursion to Niagara Falls on Wednesday June 22 1887 ..

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Ontario.

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    Other titlesPrinted ephemera.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (3 fr.).
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20665591M
    ISBN 10066559710X

    Included in the Northwest Ordinance were three remarkable conditions: freedom of religion, free universal education, and most importantly, the prohibition of slavery. In the first band of pioneers set out from New England for the Northwest Territory under the leadership of Revolutionary War veteran General Rufus Putnam.


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Willa Cather (–) was born in Virginia; her family moved to Nebraska in and eventually settled in Red Cloud. After graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln inshe returned to Red Cloud briefly before moving east to work on Home Monthly and eventually McClure’s.

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David McCullough's new book, 'The Pioneers,' draws criticism for its depiction of white settlement, Native Americans. including in The Washington Post and The New York Times.

The #1 New York Times bestseller by Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important chapter in the American story that’s “as resonant today as ever” (The Wall Street Journal)—the settling of the Northwest Territory by courageous pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals that would define our country/5().

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A veteran of municipal government highlights dynamic pioneers of the Progressive Era. In this history book, Dykstra (co-author: Pinery Boys,etc.) draws inspiration from her years of work in New York City government agencies and traces the modern concept of public service to its roots in the late 19th and early 20th volume profiles 13 aspects of good governance, from a.

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The #1 New York Times bestseller by Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important chapter in the American story that’s “as resonant today as ever” (The Wall Street Journal)—the settling of the Northwest Territory by courageous pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals that would define our part of the 4/5(1).

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