The History of the Bunker Hill Monument Association During the First Century of the United States of America, Količina 28;Količina 665

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J. R. Osgood, 1877 - 426 strani

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Stran 4 - ... for the defence of American liberty, and for repelling every hostile invasion thereof.
Stran 121 - Let it rise! let it rise till it meet the sun in his coming; let the earliest light of the morning gild it, and parting day linger and play on its summit.
Stran 359 - To commemorate that train of events which led to the American Revolution and finally secured Liberty and Independence to the United States.
Stran 10 - In vain we met the frowns of tyrants ; in vain we crossed the boisterous ocean, found a new world, and prepared it for the happy residence of liberty...
Stran 42 - Gray, their associates and successors, be and they are hereby made a body politic and corporate, by the name of the " Bunker Hill Monument Association," with all the powers and subject to all the duties of aggregate corporations, and for the purposes hereinafter named.
Stran 283 - And all the women that were wisehearted did spin with their hands, and brought that which they had spun, both of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine linen. 26 And all the women whose heart stirred them up in wisdom spun goats
Stran 13 - What tidings from the grave? Why hast thou left the peaceful mansions of the tomb, to visit again this troubled earth ? Art thou the welcome messenger of peace ? Art thou risen again to exhibit thy glorious wounds, and through them proclaim salvation to thy country...
Stran 10 - ... cherished her in their generous bosoms ; they brought her safe over the rough ocean, and fixed her seat in this then dreary wilderness ; they...
Stran 356 - I regret to say, would hardly like to renew that visit, or recall that scene. Within a few days after this I sailed for China, and I watched, while light and eyesight lasted, till its lofty summit faded at last from view. I now stand again at its base, and renew once more on this national altar, vows not for the first time made, of devotion to my country, its constitution and union.
Stran 382 - Sacred to Liberty. This is one of four cannon, which constituted the whole train of Field Artillery possessed by the British Colonies of North America at the commencement of the war, on the 19th of April, 1775. This cannon and its fellow, belonging to a number of citizens of Boston, were used in many engagements during the war. The other two, the property of the Government of Massachusetts, were taken by the enemy. • By order of the United States in Congress assembled, May 19, 1788.

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