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Newark, Ohio print that page

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. Indigenous peoples lived along the river valleys for thousands of years before European contact . From more than two thousand years ago, 100 BC to 500 AD, people of the Hopewell culture transformed the area of Newark. They built many earthen mounds and enclosures , creating the single

Unalaska, Alaska print that page

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The population was 4,283 at the 2000 census ; it is estimated to have shrunk to 3,836 by 2007. [ 2 ] Almost all of the community's port facilities are on Amaknak Island, better known as Dutch Harbor or just "Dutch". It is the largest fisheries port in the U.S. by volume caught. It includes

Choctaw print that page

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The Choctaw (alternatively spelled Chahta , Chactas , Chato , Tchakta , Chocktaw , and Chactaw ) are a Native American people originally from the Southeastern United States ( Mississippi , Florida , Alabama , and Louisiana ). The Choctaw language belongs to the Muskogean linguistic group

Robert Zemeckis print that pageTimeline of Robert Zemeckis

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His films are characterized by an interest in state-of-the-art special effects , including the early use of match moving in Back to the Future Part II (1989) and the pioneering performance capture techniques seen in The Polar Express (2004), Beowulf (2007) and A Christmas Carol (2009

Algonquian languages print that page

The Algonquian languages ( / æ l ˈ ɡ ɒ ŋ k w i ən / or / æ l ˈ ɡ ɒ ŋ k i ən / ; [ 1 ] also Algonkian ) are a subfamily of Native American languages which includes most of the languages in the Algic language family . The name of the Algonquian language family is distinguished

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Massac County, Illinois print that page

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was occupied by various cultures of indigenous peoples for thousands of years before European contact . The most complex and last was that of the Mississippian culture , which built the complex mounds and plaza at the Kincaid Site (now a National Historic Landmark ). They abandoned the site

Cahokia, Illinois print that page

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The city site reached its peak in the 13th century and was abandoned centuries before European contact . The Cahokia Native Americaans did not coalesce as a group and live in the Illinois area until closer to the time of French contact . The European association with Cahokia began over 300

Norborne, Missouri print that page

Norborne was founded in 1868 by Norborne B. Coates, a civil engineer for the railroad. The town has numerous small businesses, but is mostly an agricultural community. Norborne is the self-proclaimed Soybean Capital of the World and holds the Soybean Festival every year during the weekend of

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Warden, Washington print that page

wheat. Prior to this the area had been inhabited by local Native American Salish tribes that had contact with the early Spanish and British traders. The Milwaukee Railroad arrived in the early 1900s and attracted additional settlers, including Doc Harris who established a drug and sundries

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Campbellsport, Wisconsin print that page

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Campbellsport is located at 43°35′51″N 88°16′50″W / 43.5975°N 88.28056°W / 43.5975; -88.28056 (43.597538, -88.280600). [ 4 ] According to the United States Census Bureau , the village has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.0 km²), all of it land. However, the