Essays Tagged: "Upstate New York"

My first job, at Buzzy's Diner

        The first job I had was at Buzzy's Diner, located in a small suburban town inupstate New York. It isn't a classy restaurant, it isn't even a very clean one, but during theho ... rm and relaxing. During the winter months it is like a havenfrom the freezing, snowy weather in upstate NY. Even during the busy hours, when thewaitresses are running around frantically and th ...

(3 pages) 149 1 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Mormons history

hich has taken them all the way to their currentheadquarters, Utah.Joseph Smith, a farmers son from upstate New York, founded the new religion inFayette, NY, in 1830. In 1823 he supposedly had had and ... lden plates, bearing a history of ancient America, hidden on Hill Cumorah, near hisfather's farm in upstate Manchester, New York. The next day Joseph visited Hill Cumorahand saw the golden plates, but ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Finger Lakes (Character of a Place)

The Finger Lakes Region of western upstate New York possesses natural beauty and characteristics that make it an ideal area for residen ... ndaigua. Taking a tour of this facility will remind you of a winery from central France rather than upstate New York. The performing arts center of Finger Lakes Community College emits a glorious glow ...

(8 pages) 72 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

life of george eastman

mitted suicide in 1932.George Eastman was born on July 12, 1854 in Waterville, a rural community in upstate New York. In 1859 his father, George Sr., sold his nursery business and moved his wife Maria ...

(9 pages) 109 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Women's Suffrage Movement throughout the history of the United States

beginning of the Women's Rights Movement. That summer day a group of ladies met to have some tea in upstate New York. Among them stood Elizabeth Cady Stanton a great feminist of her time. And indeed w ...

(3 pages) 98 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Womens Civil rights movement- research paper

enduring issue in American Society.The Women's Rights Movement began July 13, 1848. On that day in upstate New York, a young housewife and mother, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, was invited to tea with four ...

(10 pages) 386 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies


ugh the open-air dining pavilion, this could be GE's giant research-and-development facility in the upstate New York town of Niskayuna.It's more like Niskayuna than you might think. The center's 1,800 ...

(14 pages) 332 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

A short story about a young man who wanders into the woods of Ireland.

The castle actually had a moat. James was amazed to think that only a few years ago he had regarded upstate New York as the middle of nowhere. If that were true, this was half a mile beyond the farthe ...

(10 pages) 19 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Woodstock Report. Term paper

WOODSTOCKWoodstock was one of the most amazing and interesting to happen in a small town in upstate New York. At the time Woodstock just happened. People organized it, but what actually happen ...

(14 pages) 52 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Computer Addiction

e it can start overwhelming schools and become a serious problem. According to Alfred University in Upstate New York, it is already a serious problem. Their survey concluded, "All students that droppe ...

(2 pages) 91 4 4.1 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

The Haudenosaunee- 5 page report on Iraquois Indians (works cited)

zed Tribes", were the first to develop democracy in the world. The Iroquois were primarily found in upstate New York, Canada, and Wisconsin surrounding the Great Lakes and along the St. Lawrence River ... er to form one nation of peace and the first democracy known to man.The Iroquois primarily lived in upstate New York along the St. Lawrence River, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. The original tribes cons ...

(6 pages) 68 0 4.6 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

B.F. Skinner

eurysm.But After all the heart ache, Skinner did receive his BA in English from Hamilton College in upstate New York. He did not fit in very well, not enjoying the fraternity parties or the football g ...

(3 pages) 137 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Ice Storm of 1998

rom the Hudson’s Bay which occurred over eastern Ontario and western Quebec. It spread through upstate New York, into parts of New England and the Maritimes. These conditions produced extended pe ...

(8 pages) 25 1 3.8 Mar/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Holden Caulfield Character Examination

or worth. Holden's internal voyage is triggered by his expulsion from Pencey, a boarding school in upstate New York.Holden Caulfield is a tall, solidly built teenager. Holden has short dirty blond ha ...

(3 pages) 2694 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Holden Caufield

he tried to move out on his own, and after a few months of trying he was successful, settling in an upstate New York town. As he gained employment as a printer at a local newspaper, he met a wo ...

(2 pages) 543 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Separation and Survival in

riority. Twelve Years A Slave was actually written by David Wilson, a lawyer and sometime author in upstate New York, and the attribution of the tone and style of the narrative is therefore rather a m ...

(11 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Herman melville

voort, was a friend of James Fenimore Cooper and famous for leading the defense of Fort Stanwix, in upstate New York, against the British. Herman was silent and slow. His mother regarded him as a dull ...

(12 pages) 796 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Warrior Maiden

be is a Native American people that belong to the Iroquois Confederacy, which settled originally in upstate New York. The name that the people give themselves is derived from "Onayotekaono", meaning t ...

(7 pages) 18 1 5.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Title:Bright Court (summary of the book) book title: All-Bright Court by Connie Rose Porter

ght court" by Ms. Porter illustrates this trend of blacks moving towards North. In the story in the upstate New York mill town of Lackawanna, the company-built housing project known as All-Bright Cour ...

(5 pages) 1666 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart

ouch with feelings and passions that others either cannot comprehend or refuse to countenance.Urban upstate New York from the mid-1950's through the early 1960's-the years of the Civil Rights movement ...

(9 pages) 1508 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers