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" I hear the tread of pioneers Of nations yet to be ; The first low wash of waves, where soon Shall roll a human sea. "
A History of the Early Settlement of Highland County, Ohio - Page 72
by Daniel Scott - 1890 - 192 pages
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The World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition, New Orleans, 1884-1885

Herbert S. Fairall - Exhibitions - 1885 - 430 pages
...steamer rocks and raves, And city lots are staked for sale above old Indian graves. I hear the march of pioneers of nations yet to be, The first low wash of waves where soon'shall roll a human sea. What has Georgia to present for the consideration of the people gathered...
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The Whitman Controversy: Articles by Ed. C. Ross, Rev. M. Eels and W. H ...

Ed C. Ross, Myron Eels - Oregon Territory - 1885 - 70 pages
...arrival and settlement on the Upper Columbia, when she says of all Americans up to that time, "These were the first low wash of waves where soon should roll a human sea." We are not sufficiently posted in such "low wash" verses to give it a name, presuming the author culled...
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Our country: its possible future and its present crisis

Josiah Strong, American Home Missionary Society - History - 1885 - 229 pages
...destiny, of the great "West, for centuries to come, is now being determined. " I hear the tread of pioneers, Of nations yet to be; The first low wash of waves, ivnere soon Shall roll a human sea. " The rudiments of empire liere Are plastic yet, and warm ; The...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 15

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond, William Abbatt - United States - 1886
...explorers, who might have suggested Whittier's beautiful poem, beginning — " I hear the tread of pioneers, Of nations yet to be — The first low wash of waves where soon Shall roll a human sea" — were the avant-coureurs of the grand army that presently followed to participate...
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Historical Collections

Michigan - 1886
...peddler's show; The ;ni 'lit y mingling with the mean, The lofty with the low. I hear the tread of pioneers Of nations yet to be, — The first low wash of waves where soon Shall roll a human sea. The rudiments of empire here Are plastic yet ard wm-m; The chaos of a mhility...
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Agriculture of Maine: Annual Report of the Secretary ..., Volume 29, Part 1885

Maine. Board of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1886
...marvelous, so much so that Whittier aptly describes the scene in verse, when he says : "I hear the tread of pioneers, Of nations yet to be ; The first low wash of waves, where soon Shall roll a human scn." Such, in brief, was the condition of things on the public domain forty years...
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Pioneer Collections, Volume 7

Michigan - 1886
...the peddler's show; The mighty mingiing with the mean, The lofty with the low. I hear the tread of pioneers Of nations yet to be, — The first low wash of waves where soon Shall roll a human sea. The rudiments of empire here Are plastic yet and warm; The chaos of a mighty...
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Talks on the Labor Troubles

Charles Oliver Brown - Anarchism - 1886 - 131 pages
...newly-arrived hundreds on our Western prairies gets a new view of the lines of the poet: "I hear the tread of pioneers, Of nations yet to be; The first low wash of waves, where soon Shall roll a human sea." It is worth something to live in such a time, but the responsibilities of...
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Poetical Works

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1886
...»mok-"> an>l raves ; And <-itv loM an1 «taki'd fnr sale Above old Indian gravo. I hear the tread of pioneers Of nations yet to be ; The first low wash of waves, where toon Shall roll a human sea. The rudiments of empire here Are plastic yet and warm ; The chaos of a...
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Poetry and philosophy of Goethe: comprising the lectures and extempore ...

Marion Vienna Churchill Dudley - 1887 - 300 pages
...the Menomonees, the Winnebagoes, the Outagamies and the Sauks, have melted away " Before the tread of pioneers Of nations yet to be, The first low wash of waves where soon Shall roll a human sea." That human sea has rolled in from old England and New England, swollen by...
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