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Firm, faithful, and devoted, full of energy and zeal, and truth, he labours for his race; he clears their painful way to improveme ...
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 ...
In one notable instance, where the United States Army and a hundred years of persuasion failed, a highway has succeeded. The Semin ...
Long accustomed to the use of European manufactures, [the Cherokee Indians] are as incapable of returning to their habits of skins ...
The Penobscot Indians seem to be more social, even, than the whites. Ever and anon in the deepest wilderness of Maine, you come to ...
The ferryman had told us that all the best Indians were gone except Polis, who was one of the aristocracy.
[On Harvard President Charles William Eliot's lamentation that the average Harvard graduate had fewer than two children:] That is ...
Dost thou ask what I mean by emancipation?... 1. It is "to reject with indignation, the wile and guilty phantasy, that man can hol ...
On a late-winter evening in 1983, while driving through fog along the Maine coast, recollections of old campfires began to drift i ...
We know what the animals do, what are the needs of the beaver, the bear, the salmon, and other creatures, because long ago men mar ...
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