alleghenies alleghenies  /ˌæ lə ˈɡeɪ niz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the western part of the Appalachian Mountains; extending from northern Pennsylvania to southwestern Virginia

News

  • Interns aim to make a difference

    Four recent high school graduates have been selected as summer interns for a new program that will help the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies carry out its mission.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Tribune-Democrat

Quotes

  • "The western wilds, from the Alleghenies to the Pacific, constituted the richest free gift that was ever spread out before civilized man," Frederick Jackson Turner wrote in his paper, "The Significance of the Frontier in American History"...
    on Jun 18, 2004 By: Frederick Jackson Turner Source: National Review Online

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