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" That in ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elks, buffaloes, and other animals which had been created for the use of the Indians... "
Poems in Two Volumes: Containing Gertrude of Wyoming and Miscellaneous Pieces - Page 128
by Thomas Campbell - 1810
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An historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of ..., Volume 3

William Winterbotham - America - 1795
...hlmfelf into an oratorical attitude, and with a pomp fuited te the fuppofed elevation of his fubjeil informed him, t,hat it was ,a tradition handed down...from their fathers, " That in ancient times a herd of them came to the Big-bone licks, and began an univerfal deftruftion of the bears, deer, elks, buffaloes,...
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Notes on the State of Virginia

Thomas Jefferson - Virginia - 1801 - 364 pages
...an attitude of oratory, and with a pomp fuited to what he conceived the elevation, of his fubjeft, informed him that it was a tradition handed down from...their fathers, * That in ancient * times a herd of thefe tremendous animals came tq ' the big-bone licks, and began an vmiverfal deftruc* tion of the...
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Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgment of the American Universal Geography ...

Jedidiah Morse - Geography - 1802 - 432 pages
...oraiorial attitude, and, with a pomp fuited to the fuppofed elevation of his fubject, informsd him that 4t was a. tradition handed down from their fathers, " That in ancient times a herd of them came tp the Big-bone licks, _and began an vjniverfal deitruflion of the bears, deer, elks, buffaloes,...
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Notes on the State of Virginia: With an Appendix Relative to the Murder of ...

Thomas Jefferson - Slavery - 1803 - 356 pages
...others,whatthey.knewor had heard of the animal whose bones were found at the Saltlicks on the Ohio. Their chief speaker immediately put himself into an attitude of oratory,...times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone lick, and began an universal destruction of the bear,deer,elks,buffaloes,andother animals...
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Excursions in North America: Described in Letters from a Gentleman and His ...

Priscilla Wakefield - Canada - 1806 - 420 pages
...in a proper attitude to make an oration, he told him, that it was a tradition from their ancestors, that in ancient times, a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone Licks, and began a universal destruction of the bears, deer, elks, buffaloes, and other animals,...
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Gertrude of Wyoming;: a Pennsylvanian tale. And other poems

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1809 - 134 pages
...the animal whose bones were found at the Salt-licks, on the Ohio. Their chief speaker imme90 diately put himself into an attitude of oratory, and with...bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals which had been created for the use of the Indians. That the great Man above looking down and seeing this,...
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Gertrude of Wyoming, and Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - 1810 - 252 pages
...or had heard of the animal whose bones were found at the Saltlicks, on the Ohio. Their chief speaker immediately put himself into an attitude of oratory,...destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animalswhich had been created for the use of the Indians. That the great Man above looking down and...
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The American preceptor: being a new selection of lessons for reading and ...

Readers - 1811 - 228 pages
...into an attitude of oratory, and with a pomp fuited to what he conceived the elevation of his fubjtft, informed him, that it was a tradition handed down...their fathers, " That in ancient times, a herd of thefe tremendous animals came to the Big-bone-licks, and began a univerfal deftruiflion of the bears,...
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Gertrude of Wyoming: And Other Poems, Volume 2

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1814 - 250 pages
...or had heard of the animal whose bones were found at the Saltlicks, on the Ohio. Their chief speaker immediately put himself into an attitude of oratory,...times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Bick- bone-licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Esq. ...: Madoc

Robert Southey - 1815
...animal, the chief speaker immediately put himself into an oratorical attitude, and, with a pomp suited to the elevation of his subject, informed him, that it...from their fathers, that in ancient times a herd of them came to the Big-bone-lieks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elks, buffaloes,...
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