Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island - 2 minute HD tour
A 2-minute HD tour of Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island. This is one of the more inspirational destinations in America - riding by ferry b...
West Florida
West Florida was a region on the north shore of the Gulf of Mexico, which underwent several boundary and sovereignty changes during its history. The province was established by the British in 1763 out...
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Ellis Island Immigrant Hospital
The Ellis Island Immigrant Hospital is the United States’ first public health hospital, opened in 1902 and operating as a hospital until 1930. The hospital served as a detention facility for new immig...
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Mechanicsville, Delaware
Mechanicsville is a crossroads community located in "The Wedge", a geometric oddity arising out of ambiguity in the 18th Century border dispute settlement between the Penns and Calverts in the British...
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Save Ellis Island
Save Ellis Island founded in 1999, is an organization to raise money for the restoration, preservation and rehabilitation of Ellis Island’s abandoned buildings and to support historic preservation.Ell...
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Florida v. Georgia
Florida v. Georgia, 58 U.S. 478 (1854), was a United States Supreme Court case invoking the Court's original jurisdiction to determine boundary disputes between states. In this case the boundary disp...
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Morris v. United States
Morris v. United States, 174 U.S. 196 (1899), is a 5-to-2 ruling by the United States Supreme Court which held that the bed under the Potomac River between the District of Columbia and the Commonwealt...
Timeline of the Toledo Strip
The following is timeline of events surrounding the Toledo War, a mostly bloodless conflict between the State of Ohio and the Michigan Territory in 1835-36, over a 468-square-mile (1,210 km) disp...
Timeline of the Toledo Strip - Wikipedia
Poole v. Fleeger
Poole v. Fleeger, 36 U.S. 185 (1837) is a 7-to-0 ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States which held that the states of Kentucky and Tennessee had properly entered into an agreement establishi...
Country Club Dispute
The Country Club Area is a suburb of El Paso, Texas. It was the object of a lengthy border dispute between Texas and New Mexico.
As part of the Compromise of 1850, Texas gave up its claim to port...
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Forgotten Ellis Island
Forgotten Ellis Island is a documentary film directed by Lorie Conway and narrated by Elliott Gould. A book of the same name by Lorie Conway, designed by Judith Stagnitto Abbate, was published by Smi...
Northern boundary of Massachusetts
The northern boundary of the U.S. state of Massachusetts adjoins two other states: Vermont and New Hampshire. The majority of the line is roughly a straight line from the northwest corner of the state...
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The State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations v. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Rhode Island v. Massachusetts, 37 U.S. 657 (1838), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court asserted its original jurisdiction over a suit in equity by one state against another over ...
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Tennessee River
The Tennessee River is the largest tributary of the Ohio River. It is approximately 652 miles (1,049 km) long and is located in the southeastern United States in the Tennessee Valley. The river w...
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Carter Lake, Iowa
Carter Lake is a city in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States. The population was 3,785 at the 2010 census.
Carter Lake is the only city in Iowa located west of the Missouri River. This is du...
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Wharton v. Wise
Wharton v. Wise, 153 U.S. 155 (1894) is a 9-to-0 ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States, which denied a citizen of the state of Maryland a writ of habeas corpus. The appellant, tried and con...
New Jersey v. New York
New Jersey v. New York, 523 U.S. 767 (1998), was a United States Supreme Court case where New Jersey won roughly 90% of Ellis Island from New York.
An interstate compact had been signed between Ne...
Honey War
93°28′W / 40.58°N 93.46°W / 40.58; -93.46The Honey War was a bloodless territorial dispute in the 1830s between Iowa (first as a part of Wisconsin Territory, then Iowa Territo...
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Green v. Biddle
Green v. Biddle, 21 U.S. 1 (1823) is a 6-to-1 ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States that held that the state of Virginia had properly entered into a compact with the United States federal g...
Bee Cliff (Tennessee)
The Bee Cliff is a prominent northeast Tennessee geological limestone feature with high caves that overlooks the Watauga River and the Siam community of Carter County, Tennessee.
Bee Cliff is loc...
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New York v. Connecticut
New York v. Connecticut, 4 U.S. 1 (1799), was a lawsuit heard by the Supreme Court of the United States between the State of New York against the State of Connecticut in 1799 that arose from a land di...
Clarks River
The Clarks River, named for William Clark of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, is a 66.7-mile-long (107.3 km) tributary of the Tennessee River in the Jackson Purchase region of western Kentucky. ...
Ellis Island Medal of Honor
The Ellis Island Medal of Honor is an American award founded by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) which pays homage to the immigrant experience and the contribution made to America...
Virginia v. West Virginia (1911)
Virginia v. West Virginia, 220 U.S. 1 (1911), is a unanimous ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States which held that the state of West Virginia was bound by its constitution to pay one-th...
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Virginia v. West Virginia
Virginia v. West Virginia, 78 U.S. 39 (1871), is a 6-to-3 ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States which held that where a governor has discretion in the conduct of the election, the legislatu...
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Ellis Island
Ellis Island is an island that is located in Upper New York Bay in the Port of New York and New Jersey, United States. It was the gateway for millions of immigrants to the United States as the nation'...
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