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" One of the Sachems, who was the chief of them, then put upon his own head a kind of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, according to scripture language, and among the primitive eastern nations, was an emblem of kingly power; and whenever the... "
Traits of the Aborigines of America: A Poem - Page 225
by Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1822 - 284 pages
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Memoirs of the Private and Public Life of William Penn, Volume 1

Thomas Clarkson - Great Britain - 1813 - 500 pages
...a roll of parchment, containing the Confirmation of the Treaty of Purchase and Amity, in his hand. One of the Sachems, who was the Chief of them, then...of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive Eastern nations and according to Scripture language, was an emblem of kingly...
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History of North America

John Talbot - North America - 1820 - 4 pages
...a roll of parchment, containing the Confirmation of the Treaty of Purchase and Amity, in his hand. One of the Sachems, who was the Chief of them, then...of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive eastern nations and according to scripture language, was an emblem of kingly...
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The Herald of Peace, Volume 3

1821
...held a roll of parchment, containing the confirmation of the treaty of peace and amity, in his harii). One of the Sachems, who was the chief of them, then...head a kind of chaplet, in which appeared a small born. This, as among the primitive eastern nations, and according to Scripture language, was an emblem...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1814
...a roll of parchment, containing the confirmation of the treaty of purchase and amity, in his hand. One of the sachems, who was the chief of them, then...of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive eastern nations and according to Scripture language, was an emblem of kingly...
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The Modern Traveller: A Popular Description, Geographical, Historical, and ...

Josiah Conder - Canada - 1829
...sachem, on Penn's approach, put upon his own head a sort of chaplet in which appeared a small horn, the emblem of kingly power; and whenever the chief who had a right to wear it, put it on, the place was considered as sacred, nnd the persons of all present as inviolable....
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Extracts from the works of travellers, illustrative of various passages in ...

Mary Fawler Maude - 1841
...purchased the land for his province of Pennsylvania:—" One of the chiefs," says he, " put on his head a kind of chaplet in which appeared a small horn. This was an emblem of kingly power; and whenever the chief, who had a right to wear it, put it on, it was...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 16

Eliakim Littell - 1830
...confirmation of the treaty nt - purchase and amity, in his hand. One of the Sachems, who was the chief uf them, then put upon his own head a kind of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive Eastern nations, and according to scripture language, was an emblem of kingly...
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Peter Parley's magazine

1845
...appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive eastern nations, and according to Scripture language, was an emblem of kingly power; and whenever the chief who had a right to wear it, put it on, it was understood that the place was sacred, and the persons of all present inviolable....
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Manners and Customs Noticed in Various Passages of Holy Scripture ...

Bible - 1845 - 452 pages
...purchased the land for his province of Pennsylvania :—" One of the chiefs," says he, " put on his head a kind of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This was an emblem of kingly power; and whenever the chief, who had a right to wear it, put it on, it was...
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Bible illustrations: a description of manners and customs peculiar to the East

Bourne Hall Draper - Bible - 1845 - 250 pages
...his province of Pennsylvania; it will help to illustrate the subject. One of the chiefs put on his head a kind of chaplet, in which appeared a small horn. This, as among the primitive eastern nations, and according to Scripture language, was an emblem of kingly...
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