Johnson City


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Johnson City.

1 Village (1990 pop. 16,890), Broome co., S N.Y., in a tricity area including EndicottEndicott
, village (1990 pop. 13,531), Broome co., S central N.Y., on the Susquehanna River; settled c.1795, inc. 1906. Shoes and leather are manufactured in Endicott.
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 and BinghamtonBinghamton
, industrial city (1990 pop. 53,008), seat of Broome co., S central N.Y., at the confluence of the Chenango and the Susquehanna rivers; settled 1787, inc. as a city 1867.
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; inc. 1892. It has been noted for its Endicott-Johnson shoes. Originally called Lestershire, the area remained rural until a shoe company built a factory there in 1890. The name was changed in 1916. The chief manufactures are computer, electrical, and photographic equipment.

2 City (1990 pop. 49,381), Washington co., NE Tenn., in a mountainous region; settled before 1800, inc. 1869. In a rich hardwood, mineral (zinc and iron deposits), and agricultural (strawberries, tobacco, and corn) area, its diverse manufactures include metal and wood products, textiles, and furniture. East Tennessee State Univ. is in the city, as is the oldest church in the state (built 1782). Nearby is Rocky Mount historic shrine, a log cabin (built 1770) that served (1790–92) as the first capitol of the territory south of the Ohio River. Four Tennessee Valley Authority lakes in the area offer recreation.

3 Town (1990 pop. 932), seat of Blanco co., central Tex. It is the site of the "LBJ Ranch," known as the Texas White House when Lyndon B. JohnsonJohnson, Lyndon Baines,
1908–73, 36th President of the United States (1963–69), b. near Stonewall, Tex. Early Life

Born into a farm family, he graduated (1930) from Southwest Texas State Teachers College (now Southwest Texas State Univ.), in San Marcos.
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 was president. The Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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, table) includes Johnson's boyhood home in the town. His birthplace and the family cemetery where he is buried are nearby the ranch.

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At the end of the day, it's about the Johnson City community and giving the residents a great experience.
Johnson City Town Center is anchored by a 34,627-square foot Christmas Tree Shops that comprises 41 percent of the tenancy.
Katt teamed up with fellow chicken owner Sam Jones to form Johnson City, C.
Employees in Johnson City were informed of the shutdown on Friday as were city officials.
Siemens purchased the Johnson City facility in 1991 from Texas Instruments, and acquired the South Lebanon operations from Eaton Corp.
filament yarn capacity at the 42-acre Johnson City site.
When Lyndon, then 21, left Johnson City to enter college, that boyhood media background bore fruit.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings withdraws the 'BBB+/F2' enhanced ratings assigned to the Johnson City Health & Educational Facilities Board, TN hospital revenue bonds (Mountain States Health Alliance), series 2007B and series 2008A and the Russell County Industrial Development Authority, VA hospital revenue bonds (Mountain States Health Alliance), series 2008B (the bonds).
Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe announced today that Johnson City, located in Washington County, has achieved Tennessee Main Street accreditation.
He has already opened a new processing facility in Johnson City, Tennessee, and new transfer stations in Nashville, Tennessee; Atlanta, Georgia; and Memphis, Tennessee.
A $22 million project to reconstruct State Route 201 in the Village of Johnson City, Broome County, will begin this spring.

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