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MasonDixon line


The MasonDixon line, also called Mason's and Dixon's line, was surveyed between 1763 and 1767 by Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon in the resolution of ...

Mason Dixon Line Map and Information - World Atlas


The Mason-Dixon Line became widely known as the symbolic divider between the Northern and Southern states during America's Civil War; in short, it divided ...

Mason and Dixon draw a line - Oct 18, 1767 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Mason and Dixon draw a line on Oct 18, 1767. Learn more about what happened today on History.

History of the Mason-Dixon Line / Rising Sun, MD


The Mason-Dixon Line (or "Mason and Dixon's Line") was surveyed between 1763 and 1767 by Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon in the resolution of a ...

Saving the Mason-Dixon Line - National Geographic News


Apr 10, 2002 ... Most Americans know the Mason-Dixon Line as the divider between North and South, freedom and slavery. But it actually originated from a ...

The Mason Dixon Line History - Thomas' Legion


Rebel, Yankee, Northerner, Southerner, and American culture all come to mind when we hear someone discuss the famous Mason-Dixon Line. What exactly is ...

The Mason & Dixon Line Preservation Partnership


On Saturday May 21, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. the Mason and Dixon Line Preservation Partnership will unveil a new Crownstone at Mile 40 on the Mason and Dixon ...

Where Does the South Begin? - The Atlantic


Jan 28, 2011 ... The five most widely used borders are the Rappahannock River, the Potomac River, the Ohio River, the Mason-Dixon Line, and U.S. Route 40.

Mason Dixon Line - The Civil War


You Found It! An original 1861 map Showing the Mason Dixon Line.

Mason-Dixon Line - Infoplease


Mason-Dixon Line, boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland (running between lat. 39°43−26.3”N and lat. 39°43−17.6”N), surveyed by the English team of ...

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A brief history of the Mason-Dixon Line - University of Delaware


A brief history of the Mason-Dixon Line John Mackenzie APEC/CANR, University of Delaware. In 1763-67 Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon surveyed and ...

Mason and Dixon Line | Britannica.com


Oct 1, 2015 ... Originally the boundary between Maryland and Pennsylvania in the United States. In the pre- Civil War period it was regarded, together with the ...

Detailed Overview of the Mason-Dixon Line - Geography - About.com


Everything you ever wanted to know about the Mason-Dixon Line, dividing the north from the south, from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.