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con·fer·ence house

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conference center, conference housenoun

    a center where conferences can be conducted

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  1. Conference House

    Conference House (also known as Billop House) is a stone house in Tottenville, Staten Island, New York City built by Captain Christopher Billopp some time before 1680. It is located in Conference House Park near Ward's Point, the southernmost tip of New York State on Staten Island, which became known as "Billop's Point" in the 18th century. The Staten Island Peace Conference, an unsuccessful attempt to find a swift negotiated end to the American Revolutionary War, was hosted by his heir and grandson Colonel Christopher Billop, there on September 11, 1776. The house, a National and New York City Landmark, is located at Conference House Park overlooking Raritan Bay. The house is also located within the Ward's Point Conservation Area, separately added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

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  1. conference house

    A conference house is a facility or building which is especially purposed or designed to accommodate meetings, discussions, seminars, or conferences. It usually includes various essential amenities like audio-visual equipment, WIFI, restroom facilities, and sometimes catering services for the attendees. This term could also signify a historic location where significant meetings or peace talks occurred in the past. The usage can vary based on context.

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  1. Conference House

    The Conference House was built before 1680 and is located near the southernmost tip of New York State on Staten Island, which became known as "Billop's Point" in the 18th century. The Staten Island Peace Conference was held here on September 11, 1776, which unsuccessfully attempted to end the American Revolutionary War. The house, a National and New York City Landmark, is the only pre-Revolutionary manor house still surviving in New York City. It is located at Conference House Park overlooking Raritan Bay. The house is also located within the Ward's Point Conservation Area, separately added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Conference House in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Conference House in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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