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Five Good Reads

...by Edward RutherfurdA historical fiction novel spanning the entire history of New York City, from the time of Dutch New Amsterdam to modern day Manhattan. As a fan of history, this book interested me far more than any other historical fiction book...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-09-12/five-good-reads
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This Day in History

...In the nation In 1665, England installed a municipal government in New York, formerly the Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam. In 1776, Virginia's colonial legislature became the first to adopt a Bill of Rights. In 1838, the Iowa Territory...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061205/sta_20050612009.shtml
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This Day in History

...billionth barrel of Alaska oil left Pump Station No. 1 at Prudhoe Bay. In the nation In 1664, the Dutch surrendered New Amsterdam to the British, who renamed it New York. In 1900, Galveston, Texas, was struck by a hurricane that killed about...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090805/sta_20050908005.shtml
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This Day in History

...left Cadiz, Spain, on his fourth and final trip to the Western Hemisphere. In 1647, Peter Stuyvesant arrived in New Amsterdam to become governor of New Netherland. In 1944, Allied forces launched a major offensive against German lines in Italy...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051107/sta_20070511023.shtml
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This Day in History

...fire destroyed the Alaska Glacier Seafood Company and Cold Storage facility in Petersburg. In the nation ? In 1653, New Amsterdam - now New York City - was incorporated. ? In 1876, the National League of Professional Base Ball Clubs was formed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020203/sta_dayhistory.shtml
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This Day in History

...In 1985, a fire destroyed the Alaska Glacier Seafood Co. and Cold Storage in Petersburg. In the nation In 1653, New Amsterdam - now New York City - was incorporated. In 1870, the "Cardiff Giant," supposedly the petrified remains of a human...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020206/sta_20060202023.shtml
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Business beats bigotry

...manners." Indeed, the United States owes much of its belief in religious tolerance to the capitalist legacy of Dutch New Amsterdam. When Peter Stuyvesant, the governor of what would become New York, tried to legalize discrimination against Quakers...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-04-04/business-beats-bigotry
Opinion
This Day in History

...In the nation In 1665, England installed a municipal government in New York, formerly the Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam. In 1776, Virginia's colonial legislature became the first to adopt a Bill of Rights. In 1838, the Iowa Territory...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061206/sta_20060612013.shtml
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This Day in History

...billionth barrel of Alaskan oil left Pump Station No. 1 at Prudhoe Bay. In the nation In 1664, the Dutch surrendered New Amsterdam to the British, who renamed it New York. In 1900, Galveston, Texas, was struck by a hurricane that killed an estimated...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090806/sta_20060908027.shtml
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Travel: Old World Adventure

...hangings were made in Haarlem during the 1700s, they were returned to the city. The embroidered bed coverings found in New Amsterdam returned to Old Haarlem just as New World tourists return to the Old World.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101404/loc_travel.shtml
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