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Americana,

term used to describe material printed in or about the Americas, or written by Americans; usually restricted to the formative period in the history of the two continents. Thus the letter written by ColumbusColumbus, Christopher,
Ital. Cristoforo Colombo , Span. Cristóbal Colón , 1451–1506, European explorer, b. Genoa, Italy. Early Years
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 in 1493 in which he announces the discovery of the Indies is the earliest item. Early American books are also important Americana. The New York Public LibraryNew York Public Library,
free library supported by private endowments and gifts and by the city and state of New York. It is the one of largest libraries in the world. The library was created by a 1895 law consolidating older reference libraries established by bequests of John
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 has one of several major collections.
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Americana runs Mideast franchises of Pizza Hut, KFC, Krispy Kreme and other popular Western brands.
Award 2 -- 2014 International Franchise Developer of the Year -- Their passion for Fridays and commitment to development and success continues to propel Americana forward.
An official opening was held as the Americana Manhasset hosted one of its most popular events, the 10th Annual Concours D'Elegance, one of the East Coast's premier luxury car events.
The board and executive administration deny knowledge of any negotiations with Savola regarding an acquisition of Americana," the Kuwaiti company said in a statement to its stock exchange.
11 August 2014 - US-based investment company KKR & Co LP(NYSE:KKR) and UK private equity investor CVC Capital Partners are preparing to offer a joint bid for taking over Kuwaiti fast food franchise operator Americana Group, the Wall Street Journal said, quoting sources familiar with the matter.
Americana, the operator of KFC, TGI Friday's, Krispy Kreme and Red Lobster in Kuwait, is looking for a suitor willing to pay $5 billion for the group, said a report in The National newspaper.
Speaking to singer MichaelWeston King after the gig, Raitt asked why country and Americana acts didn't seem to make it to Aberdeen and was told if you book us, we'll play.
Running from September 20-22, it will celebrate the best Americana music with renowned names from the UK Americana and roots scene performing at the festival as well as a couple of special guests from America itself.
Americana marketing manager Tarek Sheiha and Bike Week organising committee vice-president Salah Janahi were present at the signing ceremony held earlier this week at the Americana headquarters in Zinj.

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