ECON 316--Steckel East-West Maps

ECON 316--Steckel East-West Maps - auuwa IUE uaun yew IIUW...

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Unformatted text preview: auuwa IUE uaun yew IIUW many regions were MEAN ANNUAL AIR TEMPERATURE (F“) - 75 or higher I: 40-45 - 7&75 ‘ - 65-70 60-65 i_' 55-60 E _' 50-55 45-50 Based on the periud I94f-I970. NORMAL ANNUAL TOTAL PRECIPITATION IN INCHES - 48 or more I 32-48 16-32 V 16 or less Based on theperiod 1931-1960. ullvvvvu luv-y Ivlqlllu anvil: IQ|G Iaur -..a......., a Wisconsin design,'the to store hayl ready for century American dairy barn combined pitching to cattle invention—green lumber-truss framing. stanchioned below. fodder was pressed with a gambrel roof. Cupolas and hay by its own weight The roof design doors let fresh air cool into silage. the flammable feed. Within the upright Bristol County el"Sen County NEWJERSEY German barn Berks County, Pennsy The mid-1 Bin-century 1 Sweitzer barn housed | hay and dairy cattle of l newly prosperous I Swiss and German r Americans. Livestock t were stabled below, r t “No die—lects roun’ hyar!” The generalized dialect regions are based on choice of words and how they are pronounced and used. The sharpest division is along the heavy line between North and South. Yet = Plain-rant ~ Upper - 3 Atlantic South olina Atlantic South ower Atlantic South southern settlers also influenced areas beyond. called apexes. The lower North is a transition zone. Dialects still evolve, particularly in the younger West. MAJOR DIALECT REGIONS E Upper North fl LowerNorth - Upper South - Lower South nnu:An-I nnMnI-I lint-F refuge in ieir belief church ; restored livine heir Smith. Luther's precept: Salvat is by grace through faith alone. Catholicism in the Northeast reflects many distinct immigrant traditions: German. Irish, French Canadian. Itaiian. and Polish. John Wesley’s Methodist followers, known for “methodical “ devotions, increased .on the Maryian Deiaware peninsula alter the 17703 and spread we along the routes 01 tjreies circuit riders such as Francis Asbury. REPORTED CHURCH MEMBERSI- Major Denominational Families by G: Baptist Catholic E Christian Latter-day Saints Lutheran Methodist Light on: indicates where a dmamr‘nation comp: 2549% of reported church membership. Dark! indicates where the dominant den-rumination can 50% ormore. Whm no denomination has 25% membership, that canny is left biank. Immigrants from Mexico and other Latin American countries have continued to revitalize Catholicism throughout the Southwest. ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2010 for the course ECON 316 taught by Professor Grubb during the Fall '09 term at University of Delaware.

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