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Monterey Bay   /mˌɑntərˈeɪ beɪ/   Listen
Monterey Bay

An inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western California.

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"Monterey Bay" Quotes from Famous Books

... overt racism of some southern communities, the Army unwittingly exposed an example of racism in the west. The plan to train Negroes at Fort Ord aroused the combined opposition of the citizens around Monterey Bay, who complained to Senator William F. Knowland that theirs was a tourist area unable to absorb thousands of black trainees "without serious threat of racial conflict." The Army reacted with forthright resistance. Negroes would be trained at ...
— Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965 • Morris J. MacGregor Jr.

Words linked to "Monterey Bay" :   ca, California, Golden State, Calif., bay, embayment

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