Keystone


Keystone

Keystone may refer to:

* Keystone (architecture), the piece at the apex of an arch or vault
* The Keystone effect, caused by projecting an image onto a surface at an angle, or by photography at an angle
* Keystone correction for these types of distortion

Business

* Keystone Aircraft Corporation, an early manufacturer of airplanes
* Keystone (beer brand), a beer from Coors Brewing Company
* Keystone Camera Company
* Keystone View Company, a US photo agency founded in 1892
* Keystone (1899 automobile), a steam car from Lebanon, Pennsylvania
* Keystone (1914 automobile), an automobile from Pittsburgh

Entertainment

* Keystone (video game), an Xbox Live Arcade casino gambling game
* Keystone Cops, a series of silent movies
* Keystone Kapers, a classic Atari game wherein a police officer pursues a thief
* Keystone Studios, movie studio

Places

;United States
* The "Keystone State", nickname for the U.S. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in use by 1802
* Keystone, Colorado, a town
** Keystone Resort, the related ski resort
* Keystone, Florida, an unincorporated community
* Keystone, Indiana
* Keystone, Iowa
* Keystone, Montana
* Keystone, Nebraska
* Keystone, South Dakota, a town near Mount Rushmore
* Keystone at the Crossing, a business/shopping district located in Indianapolis, Indiana
** The Fashion Mall at Keystone, a mall located in the Keystone shopping district
* Keystone Heights, Florida, a small city;Fictional
* Keystone City, home of the comic book character the Flash

Railroads

* Keystone Service (Amtrak), Amtrak's current New York-Harrisburg
* Keystone (Amtrak), Amtrak's former New York-Pittsburgh service
* Keystone (PRR), Pennsylvania Railroad's former New York-Washington service

chools

* Keystone School, a private K-12 school in San Antonio, Texas
* Keystone National High School, a private correspondence school

Other uses

* Keystone (cask), a wooden or plastic fitting used in ale casks
* Keystone module, a type of data connector mounted in walls and patch panels
* Keystone species, species that have a larger effect on their environment than is purely due to their abundance
* Operation Keystone during World War II
* The Keystone asterism in Hercules (constellation)
* Keystone (limestone), a type of limestone quarried in the Florida Keys
* The "keystone" variety of slotted screwdriver blade


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  • Keystone — ist die englische Bezeichnung für den Schlussstein der Name verschiedener Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Keystone (Colorado) Keystone (Florida) Keystone (Indiana) Keystone (Iowa) Keystone (South Dakota) Keystone (West Virginia) Keystone… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Keystone — Keystone, CO U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 825 Housing Units (2000): 2606 Land area (2000): 40.636910 sq. miles (105.249108 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.006514 sq. miles (0.016872 sq. km) Total area (2000): 40.643424 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Keystone NK — Role Biplane trainer National origin United States Manufacturer Keystone Aircraft First flight 1928 Introduction 1930 Primary user United States Navy …   Wikipedia

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  • keystone — (n.) stone in the middle of an arch, which holds up the others, 1630s, from KEY (Cf. key) (n.1) in figurative sense of that which holds together other parts + STONE (Cf. stone). Figurative sense is from 1640s. Pennsylvania was called the Keystone …   Etymology dictionary

  • Keystone — ☆ Keystone [kē′stōn΄ ] adj. [after Keystone Comedy Co., the film producers] designating, of, or like the slapstick comedy of a series of silent films featuring a bungling, inept squad of policemen (Keystone Kops or Keystone Cops) in wild chases,… …   English World dictionary

  • Keystone, CO — U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 825 Housing Units (2000): 2606 Land area (2000): 40.636910 sq. miles (105.249108 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.006514 sq. miles (0.016872 sq. km) Total area (2000): 40.643424 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Keystone, FL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 14627 Housing Units (2000): 5709 Land area (2000): 36.078818 sq. miles (93.443706 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.164101 sq. miles (8.194984 sq. km) Total area (2000): 39.242919 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Keystone, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 687 Housing Units (2000): 281 Land area (2000): 0.370289 sq. miles (0.959043 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.370289 sq. miles (0.959043 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places