Western Reserve
geographical name tract of land NE Ohio on S shore of Lake Erie; part of W lands of Connecticut, ceded 1800 area about 5470 square miles (14,222 square kilometers)

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  • Western Reserve — section of the Northwest Territory, on Lake Erie: reserved by Conn. for settlers when its other W lands were ceded to the federal government in 1786: incorporated into the Ohio territory in 1800 …   English World dictionary

  • Western Reserve — Die Connecticut Western Reserve war ein Landstrich, der in der Gegend des Nordwest Territoriums, dem heutigen nordöstlichen Ohio vom US Bundesstaat Connecticut beansprucht wurde. Zum Landbesitz des Staates Connecticut gehörten ursprünglich… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Western Reserve — a tract of land in NE Ohio reserved by Connecticut (1786) when its rights to other land in the western U.S. were ceded to the federal government; relinquished in 1800. * * * Tract of land, northeastern Ohio, U.S. Located on the southern shore of… …   Universalium

  • Western Reserve — West′ern Reserve′ n. amh. geg a tract of land in NE Ohio reserved by Connecticut (1786) when its rights to other land in the western U.S. were ceded to the federal government: relinquished in 1800 …   From formal English to slang

  • Western Reserve — a tract of land in NE Ohio reserved by Connecticut (1786) when its rights to other land in the western U.S. were ceded to the federal government; relinquished in 1800 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Western Reserve — Extensión de tierra en el nordeste del estado de Ohio en EE.UU. Se ubica en la orilla meridional del lago Erie; formaba parte de las tierras del oeste de Connecticut que no fueron cedidas al congreso en 1786. Ocupaba una superficie aproximada de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Western Reserve College — may refer to: * Western Reserve Academy, a private, mid sized, coeducational boarding and day college preparatory school located in Hudson, Ohio. It is on the former site of Western Reserve College.* Case Western Reserve University, a private… …   Wikipedia

  • Western Reserve (disambiguation) — Western Reserve may refer to:*The Connecticut Western Reserve, now northeastern Ohio **Western Reserve Historical Society **Western Reserve University, now part of Case Western Reserve University *Western Reserve (ship), a ghost ship …   Wikipedia

  • Western Reserve High School (Berlin Center, Ohio) — Western Reserve High School is located on U.S. Route 224 in Berlin Center, Ohio, located in Mahoning County. It has an enrollment of approximately 300 students. The mascot is the Blue Devil. The school colors are blue, white, and red. Lawsuit* In …   Wikipedia

  • Western Reserve High School (Collins, Ohio) — Western Reserve High School is a public high school in Collins, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Western Reserve Local Schools district. Their nickname is the Rough Riders. They are members of the Firelands Conference, which includes also… …   Wikipedia

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