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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Bisbee

(bĭz`bē), city (1990 pop. 6,288), seat of Cochise co., SE Ariz., near the Mexican border; inc. 1900. It was formerly a great copper-producing center, but mining has declined significantly. After the rich copper deposits were discovered (c.1876), the city was built in two steep-sided canyons, Mule Pass Gulch and Brewery Gulch. Nearby is Coronado National Memorial (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

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acres (hectares)
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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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, table), which commemorates the visit (1540) of Francisco CoronadoCoronado, Francisco Vásquez de
, c.1510–1554, Spanish explorer. He went to Mexico with Viceroy Antonio de Mendoza and in 1538 was made governor of Nueva Galicia.
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5, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- United Yacht Transport, the leader in North American boat transport, is offering exclusive sailing between the two most popular fishing tournaments of the season: the Boy Scout Fishing Tournament and the Bisbee Fishing Tournament taking place in mid-October.
As tempting as it was to spend my week drinking wine, there was more of southern Arizona to see and so next up I paid a visit to the city of Bisbee - population 5,575 and just 11 miles from the Mexican border.
Juniors Justin Coupe, Ryan Marcotte and Mike Trudel, along with senior Chris Spratt and sophomore Collin Bisbee fill in on the line.
Katie Bisbee, chief marketing officer for DonorsChoose.
The following that Keith Bisbee gained during his eight years serving his California-Mexican style food from taco carts near the University of Oregon campus and downtown Eugene was so loyal, in fact, that when he made the leap and opened a restaurant more than 100 miles away, his old customers returned for the food that got them through what Bisbee calls the "drunchies," of their younger years.
Tenders are invited for Construction of the Wastewater Collection System for the Community of Tintown,City of Bisbee, Arizona.
Formerly a mining community, Bisbee touts the historic Copper Queen Hotel and a hilly topography that has led to layers of streets and structures linked together by staircases.
Bisbee Mini Storage is composed of three buildings totaling approximately 9,000 square feet.
Bisbee, a small community that's home to many artists, has become the first municipality in Arizona to approve any form of legal recognition for same-sex relationships, spurring swift opposition from state officials.
ReGen filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on April 11, a decision Chief Executive Gerald Bisbee claims was a direct result of the FDA's actions, which a company statement called "arbitrary and capricious.
Royal Bisbee, 87, a retired Foreign Service officer, died Sept.
Professor Terry Phillips made the comments about County Judge Dave Bisbee to a local newspaper on April 22, two days after Bisbee was arrested on misdemeanor charges related to his actions as a judge.