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city (1991 pop. 56,597), S Ont., Canada, on Lake Ontario, near the head of the St. Lawrence River and at the end of Rideau Canal from Ottawa. Kingston has probably the best harbor on the lake.
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Fort Henry,

Confederate fortification on the Tennessee River, S of the Ky.-Tenn. line; site of the first major Union victory of the Civil War (Feb. 6, 1862). The fort was attacked and reduced by Union gunboats commanded by Commodore Andrew Foote. Confederate commander Gen. Lloyd Tilghman, foreseeing capture, sent the bulk of his force to Fort Donelson before surrendering.

Henry, Fort,

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Confederate fortification on the Tennessee River, S of the Ky.-Tenn. line; site of the first major Union victory of the Civil War (Feb. 6, 1862). The fort was attacked and reduced by Union gunboats commanded by Commodore Andrew Foote. Confederate commander Gen.
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Located at the northeast corner of US Highway 90 (West Beach Boulevard) and Fort Henry Avenue in Harrison County, the approximately 16-acre property includes over 300 feet of frontage on West Beach Boulevard.
Our summer began on 02 May 2013 with a one-day heritage fair at the reception centre at Fort Henry.
For example, the series of Union naval victories in 1861-62--Hatteras Inlet, Port Royal, Fort Henry, Fort Donelson, New Orleans, Roanoke Island, and Memphis--are shown as a tonic for Northerners at a time when the land war seemed lost in one disaster after another.
He was a member of the Fort Henry Academy of Medicine, the Ohio County Medical Society, the Jacob Schwinn Study Club, the Board of Directors of Temple Shalom, and the Oglebay Institute.
Covering both the well -known events (such as "F is for Franklin," and "Q is for Quincy, Massachusetts,") and persons association with the War for Independence and also some lesser known heroes and heroines, such as "Z is for Betty Zane," a 16 year old girl in Fort Henry, Virginia, who ran back to her cabin for gunpowder to help the patriots fight and risked hostile gunfire by the British troops and Shawnee Indians.
The District 5 events included a Nurses Walk for Health in Greene County at Tusculum City Park, a Johnson City Nurses Walk for Health at Johnson City Mall, and a Kingsport Nurses Walk for Health at Fort Henry Mall on May 2.
After successes at Fort Henry and Fort Donelson, Major General Ulysses S.
Philadelphia, where Betsy lives with her great-aunt, is described in some detail, as is Betsy's journey west to Pittsburgh and on to join her brothers at Fort Henry when she is 13 years old.
In addition to presenting their projects to judges, the students had plenty of opportunity to enjoy the sights of Kingston, ON, which included a boat tour of the Thousand Islands, a visit to Fort Henry and trips to Ottawa and other regional attractions.
Those incarcerated in Fort Henry represented a diverse admixture of nationalities,.
We also did Fort Henry in Kingston with all its relics, and walked along Yonge Street in Toronto, the longest street in the world.

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