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Watervliet

(wô'tərvlēt`, wô`tərvlēt', wŏ`–), industrial city (1990 pop. 11,061), Albany co., E N.Y., on the Hudson River, opposite Troy, near the terminus of the Erie CanalErie Canal,
artificial waterway, c.360 mi (580 km) long; connecting New York City with the Great Lakes via the Hudson River. Locks were built to overcome the 571-ft (174-m) difference between the level of the river and that of Lake Erie.
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; founded by the Dutch 1625, inc. as a city 1896. The U.S. arsenal there, which specializes in the production of heavy ordnance, was established in 1813. Steel products and specialty tapes are also made. In 1776, Ann LeeLee, Ann,
1736–84, English religious visionary, founder of the Shakers in America. Born in Manchester, she worked there in the cotton factories and then became a cook. In 1762 she was married to Abraham Stanley, a blacksmith. In 1758 she had joined the "Shaking Quakers.
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 founded the first American community of ShakersShakers,
popular name for members of the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, also called the Millennial Church. Members of the movement, who received their name from the trembling produced by religious emotion, were also known as Alethians.
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 in Watervliet.
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Address : 25 Gibson Street Watervliet, New York 12189 United States
Elbit Systems of America signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the United States Army's Watervliet Arsenal (WVA), New York, which will employ WVA as a subcontractor to Elbit Systems of America on many mortar components.
The Watervliet Arsenal announced it has received a $4.
The Tilley Ladder Warehouse in Watervliet, New York--once the oldest ladder manufacturing facility in the country--sat mostly vacant the past 10 years.
The community was a newborn among several adolescent western siblings, in particular; Union Village and Watervliet in Ohio and Pleasant Hill and South Union in Kentucky all were founded nearly two decades earlier.
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It was presented by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski, co-owner with Joanne Moon of Extreme Molding LLC in Watervliet, N.
collaborated with the American Metalcasting Consortium (AMC) sponsored by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), the Army's Research, Development &Engineering Command (RDE-COM), Benet Laboratory at Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet, N.
BAE Systems, Watervliet Arsenal, Seiler Instrument Co.
A demonstration on a legacy, gas fired single burner 25 MMbtu/h boiler located at the Watervliet Arsenal central steam plant will also be discussed, including the definition of standard performance metrics and a preliminary evaluation of boiler performance.
Finding solace with the Shaker community in Watervliet, New York, James embraced Shaker tenets, vowing to give up his family, his property, and all carnal relations and "to open [him]self up fully to a greater, universal, divinely inspired love.
Omni Housing Development LLC and the Watervliet Housing Authority have won the Green Preservation Project of the Year Award from the New York State Association for Affordable Housing for Van Reunsselaer Village.