The History and Map of Danby, Vermont (Google eBook)

Front Cover
McLean & Robbins, 1869 - Danby (Vt.) - 393 pages
0 Reviews
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 10 - Know ye, that we, of our special grace, certain knowledge and mere motion, for the due encouragement of settling a new plantation within our said Province, by and with the advice of our trusty and well beloved, Benning...
Page 397 - This book is a preservation photocopy. It was produced on Hammennill Laser Print natural white, a 60 # book weight acid-free archival paper which meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992 (permanence of paper) Preservation photocopying and binding by Acme Bookbinding Charlestown. Massachusetts m 1995 The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below.
Page 293 - They need No statue nor inscription to reveal Their greatness. It is round them ; and the joy With which their children tread the hallowed ground That holds their venerated bones, the peace That smiles on all they fought for, and the wealth That clothes the land they rescued, these, though mute As feeling ever is when deepest these Are monuments more lasting than the fanes Reared to the kings and demigods of old.
Page 13 - Shares, One whole Share for the Incorporated Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, One Share for a Glebe for the Church of England as by Law established, One Share for the First Settled Minister of the Gospel and One Share for the Benefit of a School in said Town...
Page 11 - Yielding and paying therefor to Us, our Heirs and Successors for the Space of ten Years, to be computed from the Date hereof, the Rent of one Ear of Indian Corn only, on the...
Page 29 - ... that printed sentences of death will not kill us when we are at a distance; and if the executioners approach us, they will be as likely to fall victims to death as we...
Page 297 - Mid surging smoke and volleyed ball, The bravest were the first to fall, To fall for me and you. Those noble men, the nation's pride, Four hundred thousand men, have died For me and you, Good friend, for me and you. In treason's prison-hold Their martyr spirits grew To stature like the saints of old, While, amid agonies untold, They starved for me and you. The good, the patient, and the tried, Four hundred thousand men, have died For me and you, Good friend, for me and you. A debt we ne'er can pay...
Page 27 - It is well known by all wise and sensible persons in the neighbouring governments, (that have animadverted on the controversy) that their pretended zeal for good order and government, is fallacious, and that they aim at the lands and labours of the grantees and settlers aforesaid ; and that they subvert the good and wholesome laws of the realm, to corroborate with, and bring about their vile and mercenary purposes. And, inasmuch as the malignity of their disposition towards us, hath flamed to an...
Page 193 - Superintendent of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America; under the protection of Almighty God, and with a single eye to his glory; by the...
Page 11 - ... township as the land will admit of shall be reserved and marked out for town lots, one of which shall be allotted to each grantee of the contents of one acre.

Bibliographic information