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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 59 1 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 2, 17th edition. 50 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers 24 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 6 0 Browse Search
Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 2 0 Browse Search
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compelled his return. The next year beheld Hudson once more on a 1608. voyage, to ascertain if acht of about eighty tons burden, commanded by Hudson and manned by a mixed crew of Netherlanders an Remembering the late accounts from Virginia, Hudson, with prompt decision, turned to the west, to a landing was made from the Half Moon. When Hudson stepped on shore, the natives stood Chap. XV.illed by an arrow. On Wednesday, the ninth, Hudson moved cautiously from the lower bay into the Nbove the present city of Hudson. The next day Hudson went on shore in one of the boats of the nativkilled; and haste made to prepare a feast When Hudson refused to wait, they supposed him to be afraied is the scene from the wild country on which Hudson gazed! The earth glows with the colors of civd English seamen were claimed by their liege. Hudson could only forward to his employers an accountzzani, and the soil trodden by the mariners of Hudson, a trading station seems, in 1618, to have bee[14 more...]
f martial instruments, they were cheered by the clear voice of Chap. XVII.} their leader. On the smooth surface of a tree from which the outer bark had been peeled, they painted their deeds of valor by the simplest symbols. These were their trophies and their annals; these and their war-songs preserved the memory of their heroes. They proudly deemed themselves supreme among mankind; men excelling all others; and hereditary arrogance inspired their young men with dauntless courage. When Hudson, John Smith, and Champlain, were in America together, the Mohawks had extended their strolls from the St. Lawrence to Virginia; half Long Island paid them tribute; and a Mohawk sachem was reverenced on Massachusetts Bay. The geographical position of their fixed abodes, including within their immediate sway the headlands not of the Hudson only, hut of the rivers that flow to the gulfs of Mexico and St. Lawrence, the bays of Chesapeake and Delaware, opened widest regions to their canoes, and