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Amherst


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Place Type
political
Description
Located in Connecticut River Valley; named after British commander Baron Amherst; notable institutions include Amherst College & nearby Mount Holyoke & Smith colleges; was home to Noah Webster, Emily Dickenson & Robert Frost. (TGN)
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Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)
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