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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers, Book XIV: the Pilgrims at Plymouth (A. D. 1620-1621.) (search)
lation, the Dutch, as I hear, at Delph's Haven preserve the memory of it to this day, and will inform them. Ii.-miles Standish at Cape Cod. Some of our people, impatient of delay, desired for our better furtherance to travel by land into the co musket, These guns were chiefly matchlocks, as afterwards appears. sword, and corselet, under the conduct of Captain Miles Standish, unto whom was adjoined for counsel and advice William Bradford, Stephen Hopkins, and Edward Tilley. Wednesdaur men ran out with all speed to recover their arms, as by the good providence of God they did. In the mean time, Captain Miles Standish, having a snaphance A flint-lock musket, then rare. ready, made a shot; and after him another. After they tw of muskets, and so returned. This we did, that they might see we were not afraid of them, nor discouraged. Sword of Standish. Thus it pleased God to vanquish our enemies, and give us deliverance. By their noise we could not guess they were
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers, Index. (search)
213. Brodhead, J. R., 280. Bute, Michael, 300, 301, 302. C. Cabot and Verrazzano, 53-70. John, 55. J. Elliot, 2. Sebastian, 56-59. Cabeza de Vaca, Voyage of, 7r-96. Canada, The French in, 97-118, 267. Cape Cod visited by Standish, 312. Caribbees, The, 21, 23, 28, 29, 35, 39, 50. Cartier, Jacques, 58, 97-118. Carver, Governor, 319, 337. Cassen, George, 237, 238. Castillo, Alonzo del, 77, 90. Champlain, Samuel de, on the war-path, 267-278. Chanca, Dr., 26. Chlings, The, 13, 14. Smith, Buckingham, 72. Captain John, 200, 229-266. Snorri, 14. Southey's History of Brazil, 96. Sparks, Jared, 142. Spicer, Edward, 191. Stadacona (Quebec), 104. Staffe, Philip, 302. Stafford, Master, 192. Standish, Miles, 312-319. Stowe, John, 57. Strachey, William, 200, 202, 222, 230, 245. Stukely, Sir, Thomas, 263. T. Taignoagny, 105, 106, 107, 109, 110. Tellez, Captain, 77, 81. Theodoro, Don, 76. Thomas, John, 298, 300, 301. Thorvald, 10-12