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    body and pioneers did not like the idea of giving up all issues to one uniform body. Ties with the Iroquois Confederacy also worsened as the traders tried to secretly form agreements with separate Indian chiefs. British as well as the French were still steadily expanding their territories. “The Delaware, Huron, Miami, and Shawnee nations, for example, allied themselves with the French hoping that a French victory would stop the far more numerous British colonist from invading their settlements in the Ohio River Valley.” (Hewitt,131) This implies that the British forces were quickly setting up settlements in the Ohio River Valley at a faster and more sinister pace. This made the Indians mad which made most side with the French. These infuriated Indians attacked the colonist and took many as hostages. This provoked the British to dispatch troops to save their fellow colonists and so this was the beginning skirmishes that brought about a global war. The colonization of the Ohio River Valley and the Albany Congress ultimately resulted in the French and Indian War. After the French and Indian War several key factors resulted in the American Revolution. The French and Indian war resulted in the Peace of Paris in 1763. This agreement resulted in Britain gaining an abundance of land. “Despite these concessions, the British empire reigned supreme, regaining control of India as well as North America east of the Mississippi, all of Canada, and a number of Caribbean islands.”…

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    “Could art and commerce coexist in harmony?” Artists Laura Lee Brown and Steve Wilson had a vision that art and commerce can exist in harmony together in downtown Louisville, among other cities in the United States. I experienced the contemporary 24-hour art museum and hotel combination these two artist envisioned one night with a group entertaining and spontaneous friends. Our night started out with hand-dipped ice cream on the river walk, on the Indiana side of the Ohio River and ended up…

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    Ohio River Research Paper

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    The Ohio River begins in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Allegheny River and the Monongahela River, extending roughly 900 miles downstream and ending in Cairo, Illinois. It is the largest tributary of the Mississippi River on the basis of volume. Throughout time, the Ohio River has been called many names by different civilizations. The Shawnees called it Spaylaywitheepi, the Miami tribes- Causisseppione, the Delawares- Kitonosipi, the Spanish- Dono and Albacha, and the French-…

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    not only changed the way land was controlled in America, but it also set the stage for the American Revolution that was to come. The primary cause of the French and Indian War was conflict over the American frontier, including the land in the Ohio Valley. In the early 1750s, the French explored and expanded into the northern Midwest region. This resulted in British and French colonists clashing along the poorly-defined border. In the early stages of the French and Indian War, the British…

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    At the height of my removal from my present, realism did snatch me back and when it did I inquired of Alexis, “Did you bring your swimsuit?” “No.” Alexis said. “Don’t you want to swim in the cenote today?” I asked. “No. I’ve been here as an exchange student for almost a year, Grandma. Remember? I’ve swam in it before,” Alexis informed me; then removed my hand which had held onto her arm since the start of our treacherous decent. She placed her hand on my shoulder and looked…

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    Under the State's recreational use statute, the owner of a property that permits any person either directly or indirectly without charge the use of the property for recreation purposes does not assume responsibility for any injury incurred. Ky. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 411.190. A “charge” refers to the admission price or fee asked in return for invitation or permission to enter or go upon the land. Id. In regards to the application of the fee, Midwestern, Inc. determined that the fee must have been…

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    Cabin Number 15 One day, some construction workers decided to build a campsite for kids close to the graveyard and the fishing lake in the forest. A construction worker said that the cabin that they built closest to the graveyard will be cabin number they each didn’t like. They came up with number fifteen. So after they built the whole camping site for kids, the whole place was a huge hit! With kids 7-15. Two years later... two girls complained that strange things were happening in cabin…

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    The time the flood occurred was obliviously in the heart of the time period when segregation was at its pinnacle. Word of the discrimination got back to the headquarters of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, where then secretary, Roy Wilkins, called for the resignations of the Coast Guard Admiral Russell R. Waesche. Admiral Waesche met with Secretary Wilkins and assured him that his guardsmen were in no way discriminating against any people. The response to the…

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    symbolizes freedom, but also the unknown. In Toni Morrison’s Beloved The Ohio River is a place where characters such as Beloved, Denver, and Sethe are reborn and given a new life, ultimately suggesting that the Ohio River serves as the bridge between worlds and the line separating them is as fluid as the water itself. The Ohio River symbolizes the River Styx. In Greek Mythology, the River Styx is a river in the underworld that separates the living world and the underworld. Just as crossing the…

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    first ones in Ohio to contract cholera. This disease was more virulent in the cities because these places had poor sanitation systems.…

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