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Campobello

(kăm'pōbĕl`ō), island, 9 mi (14.5 km) long and 3 mi (4.8 km) wide, in Passamaquoddy Bay, N.B., Canada, just off the coast of Maine. The island passed to Canada by the Convention of 1817. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt had a summer home in Welchport, the main settlement, for many years. It is now preserved in Roosevelt-Campobello International Park.

Campobello

an island in the Bay of Fundy, off the coast of SE Canada: part of New Brunswick province. Area: about 52 sq. km (20 sq. miles). Pop.: 1195 (2001)
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He had grown up on Campobello Island, in New Brunswick, and although he always wanted to be a fisherman, by the time he was old enough to get his own boat in the early 1990s, most of the major fisheries had collapsed.
After a series of drafts and revisions (Randolph insisting that each revision be a stronger version than the first), and after a telegraph exchange between Randolph and Eleanor, who was on the island of Campobello, all participants agreed upon a final version of Executive Order 8802.
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Head Harbor Passage lies between the Canadian islands of Campobello and Deer Island.
So when forsythias begin to bloom in your neck of the woods, it's time to prune your climbing rose, says Paul Zimmerman, owner of Paul Zimmerman Roses in Campobello, South Carolina.
Stephen, Fredericton, Beaver Harbour, Richibucto, Woodstock, Shediac, Bathurst and Campobello.
These findings demonstrate individual variation in responses, which is common in studies of nest defense (Grim 2005, Campobello and Sealy 2010).
A 2,000 year old stone statue of Christ presides over the state of the art Baglio del Cristo di Campobello winery in the province of Agrigento, about two hours from Palermo.
Tomah Joseph spent summers on Campobello Island near where young Franklin and his family had their vacation cottage.
A She appeared in Sunrise At Campobello (1960)in the movie of the early life of Franklin D Roosevelt.
3) In the case of the Passamaquoddy Bay proposals, the controversy is compounded because the only shipping access to the proposed LNG terminal sites in the United States is through the Head Harbour Passage, a narrow channel of water located between Deer Island and Campobello Island in the Passamaquoddy Bay, both of which are Canadian.
Although she wrote in English, because of her themes and her birthplace Niggli belongs to the Mexican literary generation of Mariano Azuela, Martin Luis Guzman, and Nellie Campobello.