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Pickens

[pik-uh nz]
noun
  1. Andrew,1739–1817, American Revolutionary general.
  2. Fort. Fort Pickens.
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Historical Examples of pickens

  • The center was led by Colonel Pickens, who was in command of the expedition.

    Stories Of Georgia

    Joel Chandler Harris

  • If the people of Pickens desire to hang it out and keep it there, let them do so.

    Stories Of Georgia

    Joel Chandler Harris

  • In all the South, Pickens and Sumter alone stood stanch to the flag.

    The Crisis, Complete

    Winston Churchill

  • It ought to be relieved without reference to Pickens or any other possession.

    Abraham Lincoln

    William Eleroy Curtis

  • Why did the enemy take off slaves from Tortugas to work for them at Pickens?

    Pictures of Southern Life

    William Howard Russell