Collections of the Maine Historical Society

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The Society, 1890 - Maine

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Page 188 - in his duty prompt at every call, He watch'd and wept, he pray'd and felt for all. And as a bird each fond endearment tries To tempt its new fledged offspring to the skies, He tried each art, reproved each dull delay, Allured to brighter worlds, and led the way.
Page 259 - full power, true title, real interest, and absolute authority to grant and convey the said county Palatine, lands, tenements, jurisdictions, governments, franchises, hereditaments and premises, and every part and parcel thereof, with their and every of their rights, members and appurtenances, unto the said John
Page 170 - and very few escaped. The number they thus destroyed was conceived to be above four hundred. At this time, it was a fearful sight to see them thus frying in the fire, and the streams of blood quenching the same ; and horrible was the stench and
Page 257 - THIS INDENTURE, made the thirteenth day of March, in the thirtieth year ťof the reign of our sovereign Lord, Charles the Second, by the grace of God, of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, King, defender of the faith, &c. Anno Domini,
Page 260 - to be made, suffered, perfected and executed, all and every such further and other lawful and reasonable act and acts, thing and things, device and devices, conveyances and assurances in the law whatsoever, for the further, better and more
Page 40 - The Council established at Plymouth, in the county of Devon, for the planting, ruling, and governing of New England in America." It consisted of forty noblemen,
Page 259 - or mentioned, or intended to be hereby conveyed, and every part and parcel thereof, with their and every of their rights, members and appurtenances, by, from or under him, the said
Page 46 - or about the premises, or in part thereof by virtue of these presents. In witness whereof, we have affixed our common seal, the thirtieth day of December, in the year of the reign of our sovereign lord, James, by the grace of God, of
Page 7 - AMERICA PAINTED TO THE LIFE. The true History of the Spaniards' Proceedings in the Conquests of the Indians, and of their Civil Wars among themselves, from COLUMBUS his first Discovery, to these later Times. As also, of the Original Undertakings of the Advancement of Plantations in
Page 45 - mines of gold and silver which shall be had, possessed and obtained within the precincts aforesaid, for all services and demands whatsoever, to be delivered into the Tower of London in England, to and for the use of his Majesty, his heirs and successors from time to time. And

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