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According to the Rock Island County Historical Society, the first more permanently settled inhabitants of the Moline area are thought to be the Sauk and Meskwaki Indians, who founded the village of Saukenuk in 1720 along the Rock River not far from its confluence with the Mississippi.
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According to the Centennial Record of the University of California, " In 1866 … at Founders ' Rock, a group of College of California men watched two ships standing out to sea through the Golden Gate.
According to the book Local DJ, a Rock & Roll History, the band was performing in the area as an opening act for Herman's Hermits.
According to Dave Wilson, in his book Rock Formations, the name They Might Be Giants had been used and subsequently discarded by a friend of the band who had a ventriloquism act.
According to Psychology notes written by Dr. Charles Ramskov, a Psychology professor at De Anza College, Rock, Neiser, and Gregory claim that top-down approach involves perception that is an active and constructive process.
According to the Haley biographies Bill Haley by John Swenson and Rock Around the Clock by Dawson, the song was offered to Haley in the wake of his first national success " Crazy Man, Crazy " in 1953, after being copyrighted with the U. S. Library of Congress on March 31.
According to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, soul is " music that arose out of the black experience in America through the transmutation of gospel and rhythm & blues into a form of funky, secular testifying.
According to the Hot Springs, Ark., Sentinel Record newspaper, Billy Purl's gold lamé XERF jacket is part of the Rock ' n ' Roll Hall of Fame's border radio collection in Cleveland, Ohio.
According to the Lakota, Iktomi is the son of Inyan, the Rock, a creator god similar in form to other male creator gods.
According to Atanasoff, several operative principles of the Atanasoff – Berry Computer ( ABC ) were conceived by the professor in a flash of insight during the winter of 1937 – 1938 after a drive to Rock Island, Illinois.
According to Norman, the purpose of Solid Rock was " to help other artists who didn't want to be consumed by the business of making vinyl pancakes but who wanted to make something ' non-commercial ' to the world ".
According to Rimmer, Fallen Angel claims that " it was at this memorable meeting that Larry, rather than bowing to the concerns of his fellow artists and the Solid Rock family, chose to strike out.
According to Classic Rock magazine, " once had a couple of US tours under his belt, ' Percy ' Plant swiftly developed a staggering degree of bravado and swagger that irrefutably enhanced Led Zeppelin's rapidly burgeoning appeal.
According to local legend, cited by the mayor, the town was in the running with Little Rock to be the site of the state capitol.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Table Rock has a total area of 6. 8 square miles ( 17. 6 km² ), all of it land.
According to all sources, the earliest being Paul the Deacon, Ṭāriq left from Ceuta ( Septem ) and landed at the Rock of Calpe, the later Gibraltar, which Arabic sources derive from Jebel Tariq, " Rock of Ṭāriq ".
According to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Sam & Dave were the most successful soul duo, and brought the sounds of the black gospel church to pop music with their call-and-response records.
According to Bob Geldof, " Rock music in the seventies was changed by three bands — the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and The Saints ".
According to local mythology, the Rock of Cashel originated in the Devil's Bit, a mountain 20 miles ( 30 km ) north of Cashel when St. Patrick banished Satan from a cave, resulting in the Rock's landing in Cashel.
According to Henry Geldzahler, “ collages ‘ Elvis Presley No. 1 ’ and ‘ James Dean ’ stand as the Plymouth Rock of the Pop movement .”.
According to the 1986 book Rock of Ages: The Rolling Stone History of Rock and Roll, " the following year disco had peaked as a commercial blockbuster ".
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According to the Russian Empire Census of 1897, 1446 persons in the Russian Empire reported Ainu language as their mother tongue, 1434 of them in Sakhalin Island.
According to the Census of Canada, the population of Cape Breton Island in 2011 was 135, 974, a 4. 4 % decline from 142, 298 in 2006, and a 14. 1 % decline from 158, 260 in 1996.
According to William Scoresby ( 1820: p. 154 ), referring to the mistaken belief that the Dutch had discovered the island in 1611, Hull whalers discovered the island " about the same time " and named it " Trinity Island ".
According to a legend, at some point while he was on the run during the winter of 1306 – 07, Bruce hid in a cave on Rathlin Island off the north coast of Ireland, where he observed a spider spinning a web, trying to make a connection from one area of the cave's roof to another.
According to Irving Kristol, self-described founder of American Neoconservatism, Thucydides wrote " the favorite neoconservative text on foreign affairs "; and Thucydides is a required text at the Naval War College, an American institution located in Rhode Island.
According to the 2002 census, around two thirds of the people – 622, 459 – live on Zanzibar Island ( Unguja ), with the greatest proportion settled in the densely populated west.
According to Captain Phillip's amended Commission, dated 25 April 1787, the colony included all the islands adjacent in the Pacific Ocean within the latitudes of 10 ° 37 ' S and 43 ° 39 ' S which included most of New Zealand except for the southern half of the South Island.
According to a tradition first reported by Sulcard in about 1080, the Abbey was first founded in the time of Mellitus ( d. 624 ), Bishop of London, on the present site, then known as Thorn Ey ( Thorn Island ); based on a late tradition that a fisherman called Aldrich on the River Thames saw a vision of Saint Peter near the site.
According to later tradition, Sun Quan was born on Sunzhou (" Sun Island ", later Wangzhou-" King's Island "), an islet at the intersection of the Fuchun River and one of its tributaries.
According to Ojibwa oral history, Spirit Island, located near the Spirit Valley neighborhood, was the " Sixth Stopping Place " where the northern and southern branches of the Ojibwa Nation came together and then proceeded to their " Seventh Stopping Place " near the present city of La Pointe, Wisconsin.
According to another source the statue of Sancus ( as Semo Sancus Dius Fidus ) was found on the Tiber Island.
According to Cook, the toponym Lydney derives from the Old English * Lydan-eġ, ‘ Lludd ’ s Island .’ However, alternative etymologies of Lydney are offered in other sources.
According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2, 527 sq mi ( 6, 545 km² ) making it over larger than the state of Rhode Island.
According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of, the smallest county in Rhode Island, of which is land and ( 44. 80 %) is water.
* According to Aboriginal tribal songs, the Bunarong Tribe lived and hunted on French Island, until they were massacred by a warring Gippsland tribe.
According to the IAEA, the Three Mile Island accident was a significant turning point in the global development of nuclear power.
According to Eric Epstein, chair of Three Mile Island Alert, the TMI plant operator and its insurers paid at least $ 82 million in publicly documented compensation to residents for " loss of business revenue, evacuation expenses and health claims ".
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it ( 1. 57 %) is water, including the 10-story Desert Island Hotel-Golf Resort built on an island surrounded by an artificial lake.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of. The area is hilly in some areas but has good grass and trees in most places because much of Miller Place was farm land before the population of Long Island grew.