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The New Hampshire girls who came to Lowell were descendants of the sturdy backwoodsmen who settled that State scarcely a hundred y ...
"There is Lowell, who's striving Parnassus to climb
With a whole bale of isms tied together with rhyme,
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President Lowell of Harvard appealed to students 'to prepare themselves for such services as the Governor may call upon them to re ...
These, and such as these, must be our antiquities, for lack of human vestiges. The monuments of heroes and the temples of the gods ...
It was in fact an old battle and hunting ground through which we had been floating, the ancient dwelling-place of a race of hunter ...
Salmon, shad, and alewives were formerly abundant here, and taken in weirs by the Indians ... until the dam and afterward the cana ...
We could not help being struck by the seeming, though innocent, indifference of Nature to these men's necessities, while elsewhere ...
Nice to see you up and about again, even though you are sitting down.
We might all place ourselves in one of two ranks--the women who do something, and the women who do nothing; the first being of cou ...
America does to me what I knew it would do: it just bumps me.... The people charge at you like trucks coming down on you--no aware ...
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