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" That in ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elks, buffaloes, and other animals which had been created for the use of the Indians... "
Poems in Two Volumes: Containing Gertrude of Wyoming and Miscellaneous Pieces - Page 128
by Thomas Campbell - 1810
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Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York, Volume 1

Science - 1815
...During the revolution a delegation of warriors from the Delaware tribe told the governor of Virginia that it was a tradition handed down from their fathers,...times, a herd of these tremendous animals came to the big bone licks and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffaloes, and other animals...
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An introductory discourse: delivered before the Literary and philosophical ...

DeWitt Clinton, Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Ecology - 1815 - 148 pages
...Delaware trihe toH the governor of Virginia that it was a tradition handed down from their fatherf, " that, in ancient times, a herd of these tremendous animals came to the hig hone licks and hegan an universal destniction of the hear, deer, elk, huffaloes, and other animals...
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The American Preceptor Improved:: Being a New Selection of Lessons for ...

Caleb Bingham - Readers - 1820 - 228 pages
...of the animal whose bones were found at the Salt licks en the Ohio. 9. The chief speaker imnwdiately put himself into an attitude of oratory, and with...times, a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone-licks, and began an universal destruction of the bears, deer, elks, buffaloes, and other animals,...
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Yamoyden, a Tale of the Wars of King Philip: In Six Cantos

James Wallis Eastburn, Robert Charles Sands - King Philip's War, 1675-1676 - 1820 - 339 pages
...An Indian chief, of the Delaware tribe, who visited the Governor of Virginia, during the revolution, informed him " that it was a tradition handed down...times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Bick-bone-Iicks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals...
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A Geographical, Historical, Commercial, and Agricultural View of the United ...

Daniel Blowe - Canada - 1820 - 751 pages
...the governor of Virginia during the American revolution, is recorded in the following words : — " That in ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone licks, on the the banks of the Ohio, and began a universal destruction of the huffaloes, deer,...
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...or had heard, of the animal whose bones were found at the Saltlicks on the Ohio. Their chief speaker immediately put himself into an attitude of oratory,...ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to theBigbone licks, and began an universal destruction of the other animals, particularly, the bea'rs....
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: With Life

Thomas Campbell - 1821 - 363 pages
...or had heard of the animal whose hones were found at the Saltlicks on the Ohio. Their chief speaker immediately put himself into an attitude of oratory,...pomp suited to what he conceived the elevation of his suhject, informed him, that it was a tradition handed down from their fathers, that in ancient times...
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On the influence of autumnal scenery over the mind and heart. The Valley of ...

Nathan Drake - 1822
...An Indian chief, of the Delaware tribe, who visited the Governor of Virginia, during the revolution, informed him, ' that it was a tradition handed down...times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Bick-bone licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals...
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On the influence of autumnal scenery over the mind and heart. The Valley of ...

Nathan Drake - 1822
...their fathers, that in ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Bick-bone licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals which had been created for the use of the Indians. That the great Man above, looking down and seeing this,...
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The beauties of modern literature, in verse and prose: to which is prefixed ...

Martin M'Dermot - English literature - 1824 - 484 pages
...Indian chief, of the Deli-ware tribe, who visited the Governor of Virginia, during the revolution, informed him, ' that it was a tradition handed down...times, a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Bickbone Licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals,...
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