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THE BRONX

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Originally appearing in Volume V04, Page 639 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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THE BRONX, formerly a district comprising several towns in Westchester county, New York, U.S.A., now (since 1898) the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City (q.v.). Several settlements in the Bronx were made by the English and the Dutch between 164o and 165o.
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