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Auburn, Maine
AUBURN is a city in and the county seat of Androscoggin County , Maine
Maine
, United States
United States
. The population was 23,055 at the 2010 census . Auburn and Lewiston (directly across the Androscoggin River from each other) are known locally as the Twin Cities or Lewiston–Auburn (L–A)
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Abenaki
The ABENAKI (ABNAKI, ABINAKI, ALNôBAK) are a Native American tribe and First Nation . They are one of the Algonquian -speaking peoples of northeastern North America
North America
. The Abenaki
Abenaki
live in Quebec
Quebec
and the Maritimes of Canada
Canada
and in the New England
New England
region of the United States, a region called Wabanahkik ("Dawn Land") in the Eastern Algonquian languages . The Abenaki
Abenaki
are one of the five members of the Wabanaki Confederacy . "Abenaki" is a linguistic and geographic grouping; historically there was not a strong central authority. As listed below, there were numerous smaller bands and tribes who shared many cultural traits. They came together as a post-contact community after their original tribes were decimated by colonization, disease, and warfare
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Indigenous Peoples Of The Americas
The INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF THE AMERICAS are the pre-Columbian peoples of the Americas and their descendants. Indígenas or pueblos indígenas ("indigenous peoples") is a common term in Spanish-speaking countries , and pueblos nativos or nativos (lit. "native peoples" in the sense of descendants of non-immigrants) may also be heard, while aborigen (aborigine) is used in Argentina
Argentina
, and pueblos aborígenes (aboriginal peoples) is common in Chile
Chile
. The term "Amerindian" (short for "'Indians of the Americas") is used in Quebec
Quebec
, the Guianas , and the English-speaking Caribbean
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Massachusetts General Court
The MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL COURT (formally styled the GENERAL COURT OF MASSACHUSETTS) is the state legislature of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Massachusetts
. The name "General Court" is a hold-over from the earliest days of the Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Bay Colony , when the colonial assembly, in addition to making laws, sat as a judicial court of appeals. Before the adoption of the state constitution in 1780, it was called the GREAT AND GENERAL COURT, but the official title was shortened by John Adams , author of the state constitution . It is a bicameral body. The upper house is the Massachusetts Senate
Massachusetts Senate
which is composed of 40 members. The lower body, the Massachusetts
Massachusetts
House of Representatives , has 160 members. (Until 1978, it had 240 members) It meets in the Massachusetts State House on Beacon Hill in Boston
Boston

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Treaty Of Portsmouth (1713)
The TREATY OF PORTSMOUTH, signed on July 13, 1713, ended hostilities between Eastern Abenakis with the British provinces of Massachusetts Bay and New Hampshire
New Hampshire
. The agreement renewed a treaty of 1693 the natives had made with Governor Sir William Phips
William Phips
, two in a series of attempts to establish peace between the Wabanaki Confederacy and colonists after Queen Anne\'s War . CONTENTS * 1 Queen Anne\'s War * 2 Articles of agreement * 3 Aftermath * 4 See also * 5 References QUEEN ANNE\'S WARDuring the War of the Spanish Succession
War of the Spanish Succession
, France
France
began a conflict with England
England
which would extend to their colonies
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
PORTSMOUTH is a city in Rockingham County , New Hampshire , in the United States
United States
. It is the only city in the county, but only the fourth-largest community, with a population of 21,233 at the 2010 census . As of 2016 the estimated population was 21,485. A historic seaport and popular summer tourist destination, Portsmouth
Portsmouth
was the home of the Strategic Air Command
Strategic Air Command
's Pease Air Force Base , later converted to Portsmouth
Portsmouth
International Airport at Pease with limited commercial air service
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County Seat
A COUNTY SEAT is an administrative center , seat of government , or capital city of a county or civil parish . The term is used in the United States
United States
, Canada
Canada
, Romania
Romania
, China
China
and Taiwan
Taiwan
. In the United Kingdom and Ireland , county towns have a similar function. CONTENTS * 1 Function * 2 U.S. counties with more than one county seat * 3 Other variations * 3.1 New England
New England
* 3.2 Virginia
Virginia
* 3.3 South Dakota * 3.4 Louisiana
Louisiana
* 3.5 Alaska
Alaska
* 3.6 Canada
Canada
and Vermont
Vermont
* 4 Lists of U.S
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United States Census, 2010
The 2010 UNITED STATES CENSUS (known as CENSUS 2010) is the twenty-third and most recent United States
United States
national census . National Census Day , the reference day used for the census, was April 1, 2010. The census was taken via mail-in citizen self-reporting, with enumerators serving to spot-check randomly selected neighborhoods and communities. As part of a drive to increase the count's accuracy, 635,000 temporary enumerators were hired. The population of the United States
United States
was counted as 308,745,538, a 9.7% increase from the 2000 Census . CONTENTS * 1 Introduction * 2 Major changes * 3 Cost * 4 Technology * 5 Marketing and undercounts * 6 Reapportionment * 7 Controversies * 7.1 Clemons v
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City
A CITY is a large and permanent human settlement . CITIES generally have extensive systems for housing , transportation , sanitation , utilities , land use , and communication . Their density facilitates interaction between people and businesses, sometimes benefiting both parties in the process. Historically citydwellers have been a small proportion of humanity overall, but today, following two centuries of unprecedented and rapid urbanization , half of the world population is said to live in cities. Present-day cities usually form the core of larger metropolitan areas and urban areas , creating numerous commuters traveling towards city centers for employment, entertainment, and edification. The most populated city proper is Shanghai
Shanghai
while the largest metropolitan areas also include the Greater Tokyo Area
Greater Tokyo Area
and Jabodetabek ( Jakarta
Jakarta
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Battle Of Quebec (1690)
England * Massachusetts Bay Colony
Massachusetts Bay Colony
France * Colony of Canada COMMANDERS AND LEADERS Sir William Phips
William Phips
Louis de Buade de Frontenac
Louis de Buade de Frontenac
STRENGTH 2,300 provincial soldiers 60 natives 6 field guns 34 warships 2,000 militia CASUALTIES AND LOSSES At least 30 killed, large number wounded, 1,000 dead on return voyage 7 killed ~12 wounded * v * t * e Nine Years\' War : North America Hudson Bay * Hudson Bay (1686) * 1st Fort Albany * 2nd Fort Albany * York Factory * Hudson Bay (1697) Quebec and New York * Lachine * Schenectady * Quebec * La Prairie * Mohawk Valley New England, Acadia
Acadia
and Newfoundland * Dover * 1st Pemaquid * Salmon Falls * Port Royal * Falmouth * Chedabucto * 1st St
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French And Indian Wars
The FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS is a name used in the United States
United States
for a series of conflicts that occurred in North America
North America
between 1688 and 1763 and were related to the European dynastic wars. The title French and Indian War in the singular is used in the United States specifically for the warfare of 1754–63, the North American colonial counterpart to the Seven Years\' War in Europe. The French and Indian Wars were preceded by the Beaver Wars
Beaver Wars
. In Quebec
Quebec
, Canada
Canada
, a former French colony, the wars are generally referred to as the War of the Conquest. Some conflicts involved Spanish and Dutch forces, but all pitted the Kingdom of Great Britain , its colonies, and their Indian allies on one side against France
France
, its colonies, and its Indian allies on the other
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Quebec
QUEBEC (pronounced /kwᵻˈbɛk/ ( listen ) or /kəˈbɛk/ ; French: Québec ( listen )) is the second-most populous province of Canada
Canada
, after Ontario
Ontario
. It is the only one to have a predominantly French-speaking population, with French as the sole provincial official language . Quebec
Quebec
is Canada's largest province by area and its second-largest administrative division ; only the territory of Nunavut is larger
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World War II
Allied victory * Collapse of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
* Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires * Dissolution of the League of Nations * Creation of the United Nations
United Nations
* Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers * Beginning of the Cold War (more... ) PARTICIPANTS ALLIES AXIS COMMANDERS AND LEADERS MAIN ALLIED LEADERS Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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Maine Army National Guard
The MAINE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD is a component of the United States Army and the United States
United States
National Guard . Nationwide, the Army National Guard comprises approximately one half of the US Army's available combat forces and approximately one third of its support organization. National coordination of various state National Guard units are maintained through the National Guard Bureau
National Guard Bureau
. The Guard is administered by the adjutant general, an appointee of the governor of Maine. The Constitution of the United States
United States
specifically charges the National Guard with dual federal and state missions. Those functions range from limited actions during non-emergency situations to full scale law enforcement of martial law when local law enforcement officials can no longer maintain civil control
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French Canadian
FRENCH CANADIANS (also referred to as FRANCO-CANADIANS or CANADIENS; French : Canadien(ne)s français(es) are an ethnic group who trace their ancestry to French colonists who settled in Canada
Canada
from the 17th century onward. Today, French Canadians
Canadians
constitute the main French-speaking population in Canada, accounting for about 22% of the total population
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