Allentown Sentence Examples
It was too late to get a non-stop flight so I have you going out of Allentown and changing planes in Baltimore.
Most of the ride to the Allentown airport was made in silence, save the swish-swish of the windshield wipers.
Cynthia was a wee bit cheerier on the ride from Allentown but the subject of the prior evening was never broached.
Allentown is the seat of a state homoeopathic hospital for the insane, of the Allentown College for Women (Reformed Church, 1867), and of Muhlenberg College (1867), an Evangelical Lutheran institution which grew out of the Allentown Seminary (established in 1848 and incorporated as the "Allentown Collegiate Institute and Military Academy" in 1864); in 1907 the college had 191 students, of whom 109 were in the Allentown Preparatory School (1904), formerly the academic department of the college and still closely affiliated with it.
Allentown is an important manufacturing centre, and the value of its manufactured products increased 9 0.9% from 1890 to 1900, and of its factory product 13.2% between 1900 and 1905.Advertisement
Allentown's total factory product in 1905 was valued at $16,966,550, of which $3,901,249, or 23%, was the value of silk and silk goods.
Allentown was first settled in 1751; in 1762 it was laid out as a town by James Allen, the son of a chief-justice of the province, in honour of whose family the city is named; in 1811 it was incorporated as a borough and its name was changed to Northampton; in 1812 it was made the county-seat; in 1838 the present name was again adopted; and in 1867 the first city charter was secured.
An act of 1901 established a homoeopathic hospital for the insane at Allentown.
She also has held various positions at the Allentown Art Museum and the Palmer Museum of Art both in Pennsylvania.