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" ... innumerable number of rather formidable looking chunks of boiled fresh beef, and an abundance of bread and succotash, was brought into the council house. The manner of saying grace on this occasion was indeed peculiar. A kettle being brought, hot... "
Notes on the Iroquois, Or, Contributions to the Statistics, Aboriginal ... - Page 228
by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - 1846 - 285 pages
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Notes on the Iroquois: Or, Contributions to American History, Antiquities ...

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - Indians of North America - 1847 - 498 pages
...profoundly mysterious to the pale faces. One of the chief objects for which the council had been convoked, was to fill two vacancies in the sachemships of the...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable whe or swe, and this concluded grace. It was impossible not to be somewhat mirthfully affected at the...
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Civil, Religious and Mourning Councils and Ceremonies of Adoption of the New ...

William Martin Beauchamp - Indians of North America - 1907 - 451 pages
...was indeed peculiar. A -kettle being brought, hot and smoking from the fire, and placed in the center of the council house, there proceeded from a single...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable whe or swe, and this concluded grace. Schoolcraft, p. 228 There is no mourning council on record half...
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Civil, Religious and Mourning Councils and Ceremonies of Adoption of the New ...

William Martin Beauchamp - Indians of North America - 1907 - 451 pages
...brought, hot and smoking from the fire, and placed in the center of the council house, there ptoceeded from a single person, in a high shrill key, a prolonged...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable whe or swe, and this concluded grace. Schoolcraft, p. 228 There is no mourning council on record half...
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Bulletin of the New York State Museum, Issues 112-117

Science - 1907
...was indeed peculiar. A kettle being brought, hot and smoking from the fire, and placed in the center of the council house, there proceeded from a single...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable ivhe or sive, and this concluded grace. Schoolcraft, p. 228 There is no mourning council on record...
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New York State Museum Bulletin, Issues 184-187

Science - 1916
...was indeed peculiar. A kettle being brought, hot and smoking from the fire, and placed in the center of the council house, there proceeded from a single...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable whe or we, and this concluded grace. It was impossible not to be somewhat mirthfully effected at the...
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The Constitution of the Five Nations

Arthur Caswell Parker, Seth Newhouse - Iroquois Indians - 1916 - 158 pages
...was indeed peculiar. A kettle being brought, hot and smoking from the fire, and placed in the center of the council house, there proceeded from a single...profoundly guttural but protracted tone, the syllable whe or swe; and this concluded grace. It was impossible not to be somewhat mirthfully effected at the...
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