Purpose: To inform the audience about my trip to South Dakota and why it is my favorite vacation. To inform the audience of the many different places I went and activities that I did while in South Dakota. Thesis: My trip to South Dakota was the most memorable vacation I have been on because of the many marvels the landscape had to offer. I fondly remember diving into history and learning about the historic sites, marveling at the vastness of the Black Hills and Badlands, and gawking in amazement at the beauty and mystery of the caves.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-The No. 25 West Virginia University baseball team split a doubleheader with Oklahoma on Saturday afternoon. After suspending the opening game of the series due to lightning, the Mountaineers and Sooners finished Friday 's game as part of a doubleheader on Saturday. Trailing 2-1 in the sixth, WVU sent freshman Sam Kessler (1-2) to the mound. The right-hander pitched 2.2 innings, allowing just two hits and picking up his first career win. Jimmy Galusky led the Mountaineers with hits and second baseman Kyle Gray drove in the eventual game-winning run with a two-out single in the sixth inning.
Valley Forge is 18 miles northwest of Philadelphia, where George Washington built his winter camp. It contained very little food and had poor weather conditions. It was too small to call a village. It only contained few field stone houses and a mill for forging iron. Due to the very little food and poor weather conditions, I would quit Valley Forge.
Ralph A. Wooster’s article “An Analysis of the Membership of Secession Conventions in the Lower South,” provides a comparative picture and personal characteristics of state convention participants. Wooster argues, of the 1,048 men who participated in the state conventions few have received attention from historical analysis. He utilizes the Eighth Census of the United States, 1860, for his research analysis of personal characteristics of convention participants. By analyzing the data, he determines the median age, place of birth, occupation, number of possessed slaves, possession of real and personal property for each delegate. Wooster then utilizes these markers and compares them to each state on how they voted; whether they voted
The Capitol in Williamsburg was a very important building in Colonial times. It was used as a, law school, a hospital, a court, a meeting place, and an academy. Patrick Henry gave his Caesar-Brutus speech there as well. The Capitol was the place where Virginia spoke for American Independence. A vote to speak for independence also took place here.
Yuma, Arizona a state that was officially established in 1912 came to be one of the most and main important areas in irrigation and agricultural history as it grew and progressed and was founded by many. All Southern Arizona contributed to the significance of this history along with Yuma as well. With the Colorado River as the main supply and running through these areas supplying water creating other dams and canals such as the Yuma Siphon, Yuma Main Canal, Laguna Dam, All American Canal etc. Question Number one, Describe in detail how irrigation changed Yuma/ South Arizona.
In conclusion the Capitol is superior in the colony and deserves the commemorative coin the most because it connects the most to the Colonial Williamsburg motto, it has the most relevance today, and it had the most relevance in colonial times. So out of all four the Capitol is more important. And of course over all Colonial Williamsburg is the best place to learn about the different races, the different classes, ―Gentry to Slave― and how people lived all in the same place making this the best place to learn about Colonial
Maryland's Incontestable Truth of the Portrayal in American History The maryland colony was one of the southern colonies which provided them with many opportunities to become rich based on cash crops. Slavery played a major role in the construction of Maryland due to the many cash crops they had. Along with this, the colony was religiously based on Roman Catholicism. This colony is socially, politically, and religiously correct because they had amazing land for agriculture, they based their economy upon and put their trust into slaves, and the framework of the colony was based upon religion.
Some may refer to Point Pleasant West Virginia as nothing but a sleepy town for older people to enjoy their retirement. This little town that locals call "Point" has more than meets the eye. Point is full of rich history from Tu -Endie_Wei park to The TNT area. For anyone just passing through should stop and take a look around at this beautiful place "Where rivers meet". If your looking for a history incite The West Virginia State Farm Museum has plenty to offer.
Colonial Williamsburg is an amazingly realistic and informative outdoor museum that shows what life was like during colonial times. The Capitol, Governors Palace, Magazine and Bruton Parish Church are the 4 buildings that housed the most important choices, people, and mistakes .The building all people went and that taught government leaders the most lessons was Bruton Parish Church . The Church is most deserving of the commemorative coin because the colonists’ daily life revolved around the church, today it is still used, and the Founding Fathers learned from the rules of the building. Bruton Parish Church was important to the colonists during colonial times because the colonists’ daily life revolved around it.
Colonial Williamsburg was the capital of Virginia until 1779 while the American dream was taking shape. People across the globe came to the United States for a life like that of in Williamsburg. It was, at the time, the largest, and the most important of the American colonies. It had the largest population (approximately 5,000). The colony was a very wealthy and influential colony.
Florida is a wonderful state, which everyone should want to visit at least a few times. Florida has plenty of things for people to do. It also has a lot of history and popular things that were actually created there. Florida is located in the south-east region and is often called The Sunshine State because of its beaches. Florida has great weather, nice waterfalls, and attracts thousands of followers every year.
Description The Jamestown settlement in the Colony of Virginia was the first permanent English settlement in the Americas. William Kelso says Jamestown "is where the British Empire began ... this was the first colony in the British Empire."[2 ] Established by the Virginia Company of London as "James Fort" on May 4, 1607 (O.S., May 14, 1607 N.S.), and considered permanent after brief abandonment in 1610, it followed several earlier failed attempts, including the Lost Colony of Roanoke. Jamestown served as the capital of the colony for 83 years, from 1616 until 1699.
Informative Speech Outline By: Katherine M Perez-Arroyo 1. Speech Topic: The History of Puerto Rico and its ties to the United States 2. Attention-Getter: Hi, my name is Kat and I was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico and I would like to ask you a question I was asked a few years ago when I was living in Topeka, Kansas “What kind of documentation do I need to travel to and from Puerto Rico?