History of the Seventh Regiment of New York, 1806-1889, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Seventh Regiment, 1890 - New York (State)
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Page 102 - Glittering in golden coats, like images, As full of spirit as the month of May, And gorgeous as the sun at midsummer, Wanton as youthful goats, wild as young bulls.
Page 29 - ... and shall be uniformly clothed in regimentals, to be furnished at their own expense, the color and fashion to be determined by the brigadier commanding the brigade to which they belong.
Page 474 - ... ever immortal, was raised. But what greeted the Emperor at his outset ? The marble walls of Broadway were never before rent with such cheers as greeted us when we passed. The faces of the buildings were so thick with people, that it seemed as if an army of black ants were marching, after their resistless fashion, through the city, and had scaled the houses. Handkerchiefs fluttered in the air like myriads of white butterflies. An avenue of brave, honest faces smiled upon us as we passed, and sent...
Page 73 - Keep at proper distance, Else we'll make you stare At our firm resistance ; Let alone the lads Who are freedom tasting, Recollect our dads Gave you once a basting. Pickaxe, shovel, spade, Crowbar, hoe, and barrow, Better not invade, Yankees have the marrow.
Page 9 - Cornwallis by yourself or by your captains and Commanders by you to be authorized full power and authority to levy, arm, muster, command and employ all persons whatsoever residing within our said province...
Page 173 - On motion, resolved, That the proceedings of this meeting be signed by the chairman and secretary, and delivered to Dr. DODS, and that they be published in the newspapers of the city. " JOHN P. HULBERT, Chairman.
Page 23 - Captain General and Governor in Chief, in and over the Province of New York and the Territories depending thereon in America...
Page 9 - ... and plantations, or any of them; and if it shall so please God them to vanquish, apprehend and take, and...
Page 199 - Washington, of whom it is the most gratifying circumstance of my life to have been the beloved and faithful disciple, in no point more than in his fond hope of a perpetual union between the States of the Confederacy a union...
Page 11 - And be it further enacted and ordained by the authority aforesaid, That if any person which shall be suspected to be a Jesuit, seminary or massing priest, being examined by any person having lawful authority in that behalf to examine such person...

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