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第 28 頁 - ... the originator of the canal project, a judge and member of the Legislature, and came to reside where Syracuse now stands, in 1819. He died in North Carolina in 1848, but his memory will survive as long as Syracuse exists. The place was first known as Cossit's Corners, then as Milan-, and afterwards as Corinth. John Wilkinson gave it its present name. The great canal was fully completed in 1824. In 1825 the celebrated Lafayette visited the town. It was incorporated as a village in 1825, and as...
第 163 頁 - In justice to General Sullivan and the whole right wing of the army, whose conduct I had an opportunity of observing, as they acted immediately under my eye, I have the pleasure to inform you, that both officers and men behaved with a degree of gallantry that did them the highest honor.
第 90 頁 - Ask of me, and I will give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.
第 17 頁 - God wills us free ; — man wills us slaves. I will as God wills ; God's will be done. Here lies the body of JOHN JACK, A native of Africa, who died March, 1773, aged about sixty years.
第 133 頁 - Esq ; Captain General and Governor in chief, in and over the province of New York, and the territories depending thereon in America.
第 132 頁 - All men are born free and equal, and have certain natural, essential, and (inalienable rights; among which may be reckoned the right of enjoying and defending their lives and liberties; that of acquiring, possessing, and protecting property; in fine, that of seeking and obtaining their safety and happiness.
第 153 頁 - A Reply to the Strictures of Lord Mahon and Others, on the Mode of editing the Writings of Washington.
第 188 頁 - Schoolcraft submitted the following resolutions, which were adopted : Resolved, That the Committee on the Library. Philosophical Apparatus, and Cabinet of Natural History, be directed to inquire into the following subjects.
第 20 頁 - Laws were gradually sapping the vitals of the country ; and whatever miseries I suffered, I had no post to whisk my complaints for a single penny to the remotest corners of the empire ; and yet, in spite of all these privations, I lived on quietly, and am now ashamed that I was not more discontented, and utterly surprised that all these changes and inventions did not occur two centuries ago.