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Portrait and Biographical Record of Winona County, Minnesota: Containing ... - Page 108
1895 - 417 pages
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PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHICAL

1884
...distinguished princes, accompanied with hieroglyphics, illustrating their deeds. The erection of those great obelisks were for the same purpose. Coming down...achievements, and carry them down the ages. It is evident that the mound-builders, in piling up their gross mounds of earth had but this idea, to leave...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Osceola County

Governors - 1884 - 422 pages
...distinguished princes, accompanied with hieroglyphics, illustrating their deeds. The erection of those great obelisks were for the same purpose. Coming down...achievements, and carry them down the ages. It is evident that the mound-builders, in piling up their gross mounds of earth, had but this idea, to leave...
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PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM

1884
...distinguished princes, accompanied with hieroglyphics, illustrating their deeds. The erection of those great obelisks were for the same purpose. Coming down...achievements, and carry them down the ages. It is evident that the mound-builders, in piling up their gross mounds of earth, had but this idea, to leave...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Benton County, Iowa: Containing ...

1887 - 424 pages
...exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people > _ to perpetuate the memory of their achievements. The...carry them down the ages. It is also evident that the Mound-bu'lders, in [tiling up their great mounds of earth, had but this idea — to leave something...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Lee County, Iowa

Lee County (Iowa) - 1887 - 648 pages
...great rulers. The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their achievements The erection of the great oKelisks were for the same purpose. Coming down to a later period, we find the Greeks aivl Romans erecting...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of St. Joseph County, Michigan

Saint Joseph County (Mich.) - 1889 - 606 pages
...great rulers. The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their...great achievements and carry them down the ages. It i* also evident that the Mound-builders, in piling up their great mounds of earth, had but this idea...
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PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM OF Barry and Eaton Counties, Mich.

1891
...great rulers. The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their...great mounds of earth, had but this idea — to leave so-nething to show that they had lived. All these works, though many of them costly in the extreme,...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Washtenaw County, Michigan: Containing ...

Governors - 1891 - 629 pages
...rulers. - The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their...same purpose. Coming down to a later period, we find tht Greeks and Romans erecting mausoleums and monuments, and carving out statues to chronicle their...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Ingham and Livingston Counties, Michigan ...

Governors - 1891 - 871 pages
...great rulers. The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from Juried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their...same purpose. Coming down to a later period, we find tht Greeks and Romans erecting mausoleums and monuments, and carving out statues to chronicle their...
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Portrait and Biographical Record of Saginaw and Bay Counties, Michigan, Volume 1

1892 - 1044 pages
...rulers. - The exhumations made by the archeologists of Egypt from buried Memphis indicate a desire of those people to perpetuate the memory of their...same purpose. Coming down to a later period, we find tht Greeks and Romans erecting mausoleums and monuments, and carving out statues to chronicle their...
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