Keystone State


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Noun1.Keystone State - a Mid-Atlantic stateKeystone State - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Battle of Gettysburg, Gettysburg - a battle of the American Civil War (1863); the defeat of Robert E. Lee's invading Confederate Army was a major victory for the Union
University of Pennsylvania, Penn, Pennsylvania - a university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Mid-Atlantic states - a region of the eastern United States comprising New York and New Jersey and Pennsylvania and Delaware and Maryland
Allentown - a city in eastern Pennsylvania; an industrial and commercial center
Altoona - a town in central Pennsylvania
Bethlehem - a town in eastern Pennsylvania on the Lehigh River to the northwest of Philadelphia; an important center for steel production
Erie - a port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania
Gettysburg - a small town in southern Pennsylvania; site of a national cemetery
capital of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg - capital of Pennsylvania; located in southern part of state
Chester - a city of southeastern Pennsylvania on the Delaware river (an industrial suburb of Philadelphia)
City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia - the largest city in Pennsylvania; located in the southeastern part of the state on the Delaware river; site of Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed; site of the University of Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh - a city in southwestern Pennsylvania where the confluence of the Allegheny River and Monongahela River forms the Ohio River; long an important urban industrial area; site of Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh
Alleghenies, Allegheny Mountains - the western part of the Appalachian Mountains; extending from northern Pennsylvania to southwestern Virginia
Allegheny, Allegheny River - a river that rises in Pennsylvania and flows north into New York and then back south through Pennsylvania again to join the Monongahela River at Pittsburgh which is the beginning of the Ohio River
Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge Mountains - a range of the Appalachians extending from southern Pennsylvania to northern Georgia
Lehigh River - a river in eastern Pennsylvania that flows southeast into the Delaware River
Monongahela, Monongahela River - a river that rises in northern West Virginia and flows north into Pennsylvania where it joins the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio River
Susquehanna, Susquehanna River - a river in the northeastern United States that rises in New York and flows southward through Pennsylvania and Maryland into Chesapeake Bay
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Pennsylvanians For Self Protection is a nonpartisan, non-profit corporation that is dedicated to protecting Second Amendment rights in the Keystone State through legislative activism.
Under his 41-year stewardship, Unangst grew FMFCU from one branch with less than $1 million in assets to 37 branches and $1 billion in assets, making it the 10th largest credit union by assets in the Keystone State.
This month, Governor Wolf announced hundreds of investments in projects across the Keystone State that will create new recreational opportunities and help conserve natural resources, including the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
I loved growing up in the Keystone State, knew about Penn State's rich agricultural history and its prestigious College of Agricultural Sciences, so a state school felt exactly right for me.
Born in the Keystone State, it is an idea which should bloom and flourish throughout the U.
The collaborative work of independent literacy consultant Rose Cappelli (who is active in the Keystone State Reading Association and her local reading council) and Lynne R.
set to begin initial production in the Keystone state in the second quarter this year.
The Keystone State made big news by legalizing direct-to-consumer shipments in 2016.
She was expected to win the Keystone State, but instead he emerged with Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes by way of a 44,292-vote lead.
Cruz's choice to spend Tuesday night in Philadelphia indicates his aim to challenge Trump and Kasich for some of the 71 Keystone State delegates a week later.
After Bobby Hill, 14, of the Keystone State Boychoir performed an opera solo, he told Wahlberg that he liked his performance in the movie about an angry talking teddy bear.
I've taken my share of Keystone State bucks, but none of them even sniffed 130 inches, never mind the mythical 200-inch mark.

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