A young, Native American woman with long black hair and a pink scarf smiles into the camera, with the blue ocean behind her. Visitors to North America can choose to visit various countries, depending upon the type of experience they are looking for.
This table lists North American area codes, sorted by area code. Visitors can find the locations and usages assigned to the area codes which are available in the North American Public Telephone Network.
A simple white marble cross at the American Cemetery in the French town of Romagne-sous-Montfaucon honors the life of a soldier lost during World War I. The grave is surrounded by a beautiful flower bouquet as well as small American and French flags.
Telephone area codes are used to help route phone calls to the correct location. Find North American area codes and their corresponding locations with this handy area code chart.
The Revolutionary War took place when the colonies declared independence from British rule. Learn about the Revolutionary War that began after the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776.
Processed cheeses were originally created from recycled imperfect cheese. Learn more on this website, which also includes links to processed cheese supplier websites.
The United States flag features 50 stars on a blue background in the left-hand corner, along with thirteen alternating red and white stripes. The 50 stars stand for the fifty current states.
ASCII stands for the American Standard Code for Information Interchange. Visitors to this website can learn the history of the American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII).
The first people to come to the North American continent crossed the Bering Sea from Asia. Visit this North American history and culture overview to learn more about North America.
ASCII stands for American Standard Code for Information Interchange. ASCII code is a character-encoding language used by computers and other communications devices to recognize text. Most characters and symbols can be displayed using ASCII codes.
Baseball is a favorite American pastime. In addition to a baseball bat, the sport utilizes a baseball and glove, which are shown here. Ideally, baseball gloves are made of leather and the baseball contains a rubber or cork center wound with yarn.
Baseball is one of the most popular American sports to watch and to play, and adults and children of all ages participate in recreational leagues or spontaneous backyard baseball games. This photo shows a standard leather baseball glove and baseball.
This cover of the Sears Roebuck catalog (1921 edition) shows the Sears Roebuck Company headquarters building in Chicago, Illinois. American shoppers, especially in rural areas, used this mail order catalog to purchase many of life's basic necessities.
Black-and-white picture of a wild turkey, a large bird of the Meleagris genus. Wild turkeys live in open woodlands, and were popular sources of meat for early American settlers.
A topographical map highlights the topography of a particular region. Here you will find a topographical map of South America, as well as links to South American history and travel information.
The continent of North America contains something for everyone, with beaches, islands, big cities, national parks, and plenty of history. Visit this North American travel guide.
The game of squash was first played in England during the 18th century. This page discusses the history, playing environment, and rules of squash, as well as the differences between American squash and English squash.
This map shows all 50 states of the USA with their 2-letter abbreviations. The states on the North American continent are located correctly with respect to each other.
The NFL has 32 teams divided into the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). Learn more with this directory of football team names.
The dome of the United States Capitol rises in front of a cloudless blue sky. Capitol buildings serve as historic landmarks of the federal government and of each state, as well as places in which official government business takes place.
U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan will not involve giving land from Egypt's Sinai peninsula to the Palestinians, an American envoy said on Friday.
Reuters. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:53:09 -0400.
Derrick the donkey, now five, is just one inch off of the world record size. Standing at a staggering 16.3 Hands (5ft 7ins), the American Mammoth Jackstock breed lives at a Lincolnshire sanctuary.
Daily Mail. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 19:40:40 +0100.
With the collapse of the Alliance of American Football, the National Football League is showing (again) it's indestructible. The NFL has survived so much stuff, and it only gets stronger by the moment. So deal with it.
By Terence Moore, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:42:00 +0000.
Who owns the name Amazon? According to Jeff Bezos and company, it’s the e-tail and tech giant. Eight South American countries that contain parts of the Amazon rain forest and the river with the same name do not agree. ...
George Anderson. Retail Wire. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:45:47 +0000.
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