Examples from the Web for columbia
Contemporary Examples of columbia
MGM and Columbia are both subsidiaries of Sony Pictures Entertainment.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea
December 30, 2014
In January 2014, a lifelong District of Columbia parks employee, Medric Mills, collapsed while walking with his grown daughter.Red Tape Is Strangling Good Samaritans
Philip K. Howard
December 27, 2014
He hopes to attend Columbia Medical School and specialize in Oncology.Beaten By His Church for Being Gay
December 16, 2014
The Daily Beast: You received an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life
December 6, 2014
As of July 2014, only 22 states and the District of Columbia require sex education to be taught in public schools.The Next Frontier of Sex Ed: How Porn Twists Teens’ Brains
November 29, 2014
Historical Examples of columbia
It has also passed a model child-labor law for the District of Columbia.
Except for the label, the "Finest Columbia Salmon" was ready for the market.American Notes
Columbia, Columbia, to glory arise,The queen of the world and the child of the skies.
The Columbia is to be completed, ready for service, by May 19, 1893.
Its name is suggestive of Columbia, and our country is often called by that name.
poetic name for United States of America, earlier for the British colonies there, 1730s, also the nation's female personification, from name of Christopher Columbus (also see Colombia) with Latin "country" ending -ia. A popular name for places and institutions in the U.S. in the post-Revolutionary years, when former tributes to king and crown were out of fashion: e.g. Columbia University (New York, U.S.) founded in 1754 as King's College; re-named 1784. Also District of Columbia (1791, as Territory of Columbia); "Hail, Columbia" (Joseph Hopkinson, 1798), Barlow's "Columbiad" (1809).