The colours in geography: WHITE in the Americas

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Can you name the places connected to the WHITE colour in the Americas?

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SOVEREIGN COUNTRIES
COUNTRY. Called THE GREAT WHITE NORTH, for the geographic location and its climate. 
COUNTRY. Its flag has 5 cerulean stars placed in the central horizontal WHITE BAND representing the land between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. 
COUNTRY. Known as 'the Land of sun, sea, and sand' from its flag, where those elements are featured by colours: yellow, blue and WHITE. 
COUNTRY. Its flag is called 'La Estrella Solitaria' (the Lone Star) and has a WHITE FIVE-POINTED STAR in a blue square in the canton. 
COUNTRY. Its flag has a WHITE DISC at the centre containing the National Coat of Arms held by a white and a black man surrounded by fifty mahogany leaves. 
CARIBBEAN ISLAND NATION. Originally known as 'Ichirouganaim' (the red land with WHITE TEETH). 
STATES AND TERRITORIES
BRAZILIAN STATE. Its old name was RIO BRANCO (White River in Portuguese). 
US STATE. Nicknamed THE WHITE MOUNTAINS STATE, for the mountainous range spanning its north-central territory, where Mount Washington is the highest peak. 
CANADIAN TERRITORY. The one where the capital city is WHITEHORSE. 
US STATE where the WHITE MOUNTAINS and the Ray Mountains together constitute an area known as the Yukon-Tanana Uplands. 
CANADIAN CITY. Within the Metro Vancouver Regional District. Named for a distinctive large WHITE BOULDER on its beach near the promenade. 
US STATE. The one where there is the WHITE BEAR LAKE. 
COUNTRY CAPITAL CITIES
CAPITAL CITY. The one with the WHITE HOUSE, the official residence and principal workplace of the US President. 
CAPITAL CITY. Its Palacio de los López is a striking ALL-WHITE 19th century palace, that serves as workplace for the President, and as the seat of the government. 
CAPITAL CITY. Its Palacio de Carondelet is a WHITE STUCCOED, perfectly symmetrical palace, fronted by a long row of columns. Its is the seat of government. 
CAPITAL CITY. Its Palacio de La Moneda is an elegant WHITE PALACE, that is the country's official seat of government. 
CONSTITUTIONAL CAPITAL CITY. Nicknamed the WHITE CITY for its white colonial design features. Even known as the City of Four Names 
CITIES
CAPITAL CITY of the Mexican state of Yucatán. Nicknamed THE WHITE CITY, maybe because it was the common color of its old buildings. 
CAPITAL CITY of the Colombian department of Cauca. Known as THE WHITE CITY, due to the color of the most of colonial houses and places in the city downtown. 
CITY in Argentina. Its name means WHITE BAY, due to the typical colour of the salt covering the soils surrounding the shores. 
CITY on Aquidneck Island in Rhode Island. Known as the city of some of the SUMMER WHITE HOUSES during the administrations of Presidents D.D.Eisenhower and J.F.Kennedy. 
LARGE CITY in southern Peru. Known as LA CIUDAD BLANCA, for the many colonial-era Spanish buildings built of sillar, a pearly white volcanic rock. 
BODIES OF WATER
NORTH AMERICAN LAKE. The one with WHITEFISH BAY on the eastern end of its southern shore, between Michigan and Ontario. 
RIVER. Among its many tributaries, there is even the WHITE RIVER, that runs from the Boston Mountains through Arkansas and Missouri before flowing into it. 
RIVER. It is the main tributary of the Rio Negro from the north and its name means WHITE RIVER. 
US RIVER. It forms part of the Illinois-Indiana border. Its name comes from an Indian word meaning IT SHINES WHITE. 

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