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  • McENTEE, Jervis (1828-1891), American artist, was born at Rondout, New York, on the 14th of July 1828, and was a pupil of Frederick E.
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  • The Jervis Public Library (1895), founded by John Bloomfield Jervis (1795-1885), a famous railway engineer, had in 1909 about 15,000 volumes.
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  • Jervis, The Ionian Islands during the Present Century (London, 1863); D.
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  • little more; she came of a good family, and her son Jervis (d.
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  • above the sea at Port Jervis, where it enters the state, and of about 300 ft.
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  • Jervis Bay, Port Jackson, Broken Bay and Port Stephens, and several others of minor importance.
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  • Jervis Bay was recommended as offering a site for a port for the territory.
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  • Two of his brothers went to sea, and he followed their example by entering the navy in 1761, in the "Gosport," then commanded by Captain Jervis, afterwards Earl St Vincent.
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  • PORT JERVIS, a city of Orange county, New York, U.S.A., on the Delaware river, at its junction with the Neversink, 88 m.
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  • At Port Jervis are situated the extensive shops of the Erie railway.
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  • Port Jervis was laid out in 1826, soon after work began on the Delaware && Hudson Canal; it owes its origin to that waterway (now abandoned), and was named in honour of John Bloomfield Jervis (1795-1885), the engineer who constructed the canal, who, in 1836, was in charge of the construction of the Croton Aqueduct, and wrote Railway Proper"), (18J9) and The Construction and Management of Railways (1861).
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  • Port Jervis was incorporated as a village in 1853, and was chartered as a city in 1907.
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  • The victory of Jervis over the Spanish fleet at Met tales St Vincent on the 14th of February postponed the at Spit- imminence of the danger; but this again became acute head and owing to the general disaffection in the fleet, which in the Nore.
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  • A scheme was prepared for a joint attack on the English coast, but it was foiled by the battle of St Vincent, in which Jervis and Nelson forced the Spanish fleet to retire to Cadiz.
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  • On the Jansenism of the 18th century no single work exists, though much information will be found in the Gallican Church of Canon Jervis (2 vols., London, 1872).
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  • Admiral Sir John Jervis recognized Horatio's special qualities and made him Commodore of an inshore squadron.
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