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Books Books 1 - 5 of 5 on ... lately planted on the triangle made by the three roads, by the house of Mr. James....  
" ... lately planted on the triangle made by the three roads, by the house of Mr. James Bracket. The tree is well set, well guarded, and has on it an inscription, " The Tree of Liberty, and cursed is he who cuts this tree !  "
Brackett Genealogy: Descendants of Anthony Brackett of Portsmouth and ... - Page 537
by Herbert Ierson Brackett - 1907 - 608 pages
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 11

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1858
...cuts this tree !' Q. What will be the consequence of this thought ? I never heard a hint of it till I saw it, but I hear that some persons grumble, and threaten to girdle it." p. 194. Mr. Adams was now a thriving man, with a growing business, and a rising reputation. We find...
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Works: With a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Adams, Charles Francis Adams - United States - 1865
...cuts this tree ! " Q. What will be the consequences of this thought ? I never heard a hint of it till I saw it, but I hear that some persons grumble, and threaten to girdle it. 18. Sunday. Mem. To write some speculations upon the union of legislative and executive powers,8 and...
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History of Norfolk County, Massachusetts: With Biographical ..., Volume 1

Duane Hamilton Hurd - Norfolk County (Mass.) - 1884 - 1001 pages
...inscription, 'The Tree of Liberty, and cursed U he who cuts this tree !'...! never heard a hint of it till I saw it, but I hear that some persons grumble, and threaten to girdle it." * On the 16th of May, 1766, news of the repeal of the Stamp Act reached Boston and was the cause of...
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Three Episodes of Massachusetts History: The Settlement of Boston ..., Volume 2

Charles Francis Adams - Antinomianism - 1892
...inscription, ' The Tree of Liberty, and cursed is he who cuts this tree !'...! never heard a hint of it till I saw it, but I hear that some persons grumble, and threaten to girdle it." Planted at a point almost exactly midway between the site of the old stone meeting-house of the previous...
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Liberty and Freedom: A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas

David Hackett Fischer - History - 2005 - 851 pages
...Liberty; Cursed is he who cutts this Tree." Adams wrote in his diary, "I never heard an Hint of it, till I saw it, but I hear that some persons grumble, and threaten to girdle it."16 Liberty Trees appeared in Cambridge, Petersham, Roxbury, Norwich, Newport, Providence, and many...
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