Definition of Newburgh
1. Noun. A town on the Hudson River in New York; in 1782 and 1783 it was George Washington's headquarters.
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Literary usage of Newburgh
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1909)
"TF Bayard of Delaware at newburgh, New York, October 18, 1883, ... City of newburgh. A centennial historical Catalogue of manuscripts and relics in ..."
2. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"Then there are Lady Elizabeth (Marquess) Trionfi, daughter of the Countess of newburgh, born 1820, married 1841, the Marquess Augustin Trionfi, of Ancona. ..."
3. The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries by John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Martha Joanna Lamb, Henry Phelps Johnston, Nathan Gilbert Pond, William Abbatt (1890)
"REVOLUTIONARY newburgh* For William, prince of Orange, famed, ... The following stanzas comprise the sixth canto, "newburgh," of the centennial epic, ..."
4. Arguments and Speeches of William Maxwell Evarts by William Maxwell Evarts (1919)
"The last of these centennial celebrations was at newburgh, New York, to commemorate the great historic events that had at that place marked the close of the ..."
5. Publications by State Charities Aid Association (N.Y.) (1898)
"AGENCY FOR DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF newburgh. The Agency for Dependent Children, established in October, 1894, by the Committee of this Association for the ..."
6. The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries by John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Martha Joanna Lamb, Henry Phelps Johnston, Nathan Gilbert Pond, William Abbatt (1883)
"On April 1st he arrived at newburgh and established army headquarters in the Hasbrouck House. This house, yet standing in good preservation, ..."
7. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"The lumber trade was most important ; ships were built for trade with the West Indies and London; and at one time whaling was an industry of newburgh. ..."
8. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William B. Dana (1848)
"NUMBER X. newburgh, NEW YORK. ... of newburgh was called ... and the glebe rents were appropriated for the support of the Glebe School and the newburgh ..."