Some articles on whitcomb:
... Former Indiana Governor James Whitcomb donated his vast library to Ashbury University—now DePauw University—in his will after his death in 1852 ... Whitcomb was an avid reader and had amassed a large collection of books in his lifetime, and kept almost every book he had ever read ... the years his library was in public use there were numerous sighting of Whitcomb's ghost trying to protect his books ...
... Lot Whitcomb proved expensive to operate, so a decision was made to sell her to the California Steam Navigation Company ... By the time they reached San Francisco, Lot Whitcomb had three feet of water in her hold ... Once in California, Lot Whitcomb was pumped out, renamed Annie Abernathy and ran until 1868 on the Sacramento River ...
... Aber Whitcomb (born 1977) is the CTO of Social Gaming Network, formerly known as MindJolt ... Gaming Network (SGN), a multiplatform game developer and distributor, Aber Whitcomb oversees the cross-platform technology strategy and plays an important ... Whitcomb is a recognized expert in large scale computing, networking and storage and frequently speaks on these topics at industry events ...
... Whitcomb is located at 39°26′54″N 84°56′13″W / 39.44833°N 84.93694°W / 39.44833 -84.93694 ...
... The first outing of the Lot Whitcomb was a pleasure expedition to Astoria ... time, and as such the chief rival of Lot Whitcomb ... Lot Whitcomb ran twice weekly on the route from Milwaukie to Astoria, making the run in 10 hours, a substantial improvement over the previous time set by the Columbia which was 24 hours ...
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