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... today we round out the first century of a professed republic,--with woman figuratively representing freedom--and yet all free, ...
In the country, without any interference from the law, the agricultural life favors the permanence of families.
The Puritans, to keep the remembrance of their unity one with another, and of their peaceful compact with the Indians, named their ...
The goof man, in dealing with his people, taxes them with luxury.
The worst feature in the history of those years, is, that no man spake for the Indian. When the Dutch, or the French, or the Engli ...
Persecution readily knits friendship between its victims.
I feel some unwillingness to quit the remembrance of the past. With all the hope of the new I feel that we are leaving the old.
Hard labor and spare diet they had, and off wooden trenchers, but they had peace and freedom, and the wailing of the tempest in th ...
The greater speed and success that distinguish the planting of the human race in this country, over all other plantations in histo ...
Their religion was sweetness and peace amidst toil and tears.
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