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" Upon his arrival at Sandy Hook, on November 4, 1825, he poured the keg of water, which he had brought from Lake Erie, into the Atlantic ocean, and said : " The solemnity at this place, on the first arrival of vessels from Lake Erie, is intended to indicate... "
National Waterways - Page 198
1912
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The description of the city of New York ...: to which is prefixed, a brief ...

James Hardie - New York (N.Y.) - 1827 - 360 pages
...keg of the water of Lake Erie into the Atlantic, upon which he delivered the following address : "The solemnity at this place on the first arrival of vessels...communication, which has been accomplished between our Mediteranean seasandthe Atlantic ocean in about eight years, to the extent of more than 425 miles by...
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HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK;

JOHN W. BARBER - 1851
...the waters, by pouring that of Lake Erie into the Atlantic ; upon which he delivered the following address :— " ' This solemnity at this place on the...our Mediterranean seas and the Atlantic Ocean, in eight years, to the extent of more than four hundred and twenty-five miles, by the wisdom, public spirit,...
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History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps & Gorham's Purchase, and Morris ...

Orsamus Turner - Allegany County (N.Y.) - 1852 - 588 pages
...of the Atlantic : accompanying the ceremony with a short explanatory address : — " This ceremony, at this place, on the first arrival of vessels from Lake Erie, is intended to commemorate the navigable communication which has been accomplished between our mediterranean seas...
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Annual Report of the Corporation of the Chamber of Commerce of the State of ...

New York Chamber of Commerce - Commerce - 1921
...with the ocean by pouring a keg of that of Lake Erie into the Atlantic ; upon which he delivered this address : "This solemnity at this place on the first...Ocean, in about eight years to the extent of more than 425 miles, by the wisclom, public spirit and energy of the people of the State of New York, and may...
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution, Volume 3

James Schouler - United States - 1885
...mingling for the first time the fresh and briny waters. "This solemnity," ho observed, impressively, "on the first arrival of vessels from Lake Erie is intended to commemorate the navigable communication accomplished between our Mediterranean seas and the Atlantic...
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The Washington Centenary Celebrated in New-York April 29, 30-May 1, 1899

New York tribune - 1889 - 120 pages
...contents into the briny ocean, saying: ''This solemnity at this place, on the first arrival of vesseis from Lake Erie, is intended to indicate and commemorate...Ocean in about eight years, to the extent of more than 425 miles, by the wisdom, public spirit and energy of the people of the State of New-York ; and may...
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History of the City of New York: Its Origin, Rise and Progress, Volume 3

Martha Joanna Lamb - New York (N.Y.) - 1896 - 920 pages
...air and in full view of the assembled multitude poured its contents into the briny ocean, saying : " This solemnity, at this place, on the first arrival...accomplished between our! mediterranean seas and the Atlantic i Ocean in about eight years, to the ex- 1 tent of more than four hundred and twenty-five miles, by...
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History of the City of New York: Its Origin, Rise and Progress: History of ...

Martha Joanna Lamb - New York (N.Y.) - 1896
...air and in full view of the assembled multitude poured its contents into the briny ocean, saying : " This solemnity, at this place, on the first arrival...communication which has been accomplished between our I mediterranean seas and the Atlantic j Ocean in about eight years, to the extent of more than four...
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HISTORY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK; ITS ORGIN RISE, AND PROGRESS

MRS.MARTHA J. LAMB, MRS BURTON HARRISON - 1896
...air and in full view of the assembled multitude poured its contents into the briny ocean, saying : " This solemnity, at this place, on the first arrival...communication which has been accomplished between ourj mediterranean seas and the Atlantic Ocean in about eight years, to the extent of more than four...
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Revised Record of the Constitutional Convention of the State of ..., Volume 4

New York (State). Constitutional Convention, William H. Steele, Charles Elliott Fitch - Constitutional conventions - 1900
...poured the keg of water, which he had brought from Lake Erie, into the Atlantic ocean, and said : " The solemnity at this place, on the first arrival of vessels...ocean, in about eight years, to the extent of more than 425 miles, by the wisdom, public spirit and energy of the people of the State of New York, and may...
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