Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The white people had now found our country. Tidings were carried back and more came amongst us. Yet, we did not fear them. We took them to be friends. They called us brothers. We believed them and gave them a larger seat. At length, their numbers had... "
The Review of Reviews - Page 180
edited by - 1901
Full view - About this book

The Indian: On the Battle-field and in the Wigwam

John Frost - Indians of North America - 1860 - 392 pages
...them, we took them to be friends ; they called us brothers; we believed them, and gave them a larger seat. At length their numbers had greatly increased...our people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquors among us : it was strong and powerful, and has slain thousands." The effect of this speech...
Full view - About this book

Life and Times of Sa-go-ye-wat-ha, Or Red-Jacket

William Leete Stone - Indians of North America - 1866 - 509 pages
...them. We took them to be friends. They called us brothers. We believed them, and gave them a larger seat. At length their numbers had greatly increased....people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquor amongst us. It was strong and powerful, and has slain thousands. BROTHER : Our seats were once large...
Full view - About this book

Life and Times of Sa-go-ye-wat-ha, Or Red-Jacket

William Leete Stone - Indians of North America - 1866 - 509 pages
...We 1Rum. believed them, and gave them a larger seat. At length their numbers had greatly inereased. They wanted more land; they wanted our country. Our...people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquor amongst us. It was strong and powerful, and has slain thousands. BROTHER : Our scats were once large...
Full view - About this book

The Valley of Wyoming: The Romance of Its History and Its Poetry. Also ...

Lewis H. Miner - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1866 - 153 pages
...number so increased, that they wanted more land : they wanted our country. Our eyes were opened, and we became uneasy. Wars took place ; Indians were hired...; and many of our people were destroyed. They also distributed liquor amongst us, which has slain thousands. Brother ! Once our seats were large, and...
Full view - About this book

The Valley of Wyoming: The Romance of Its History and Its Poetry. Also ...

Lewis H. Miner - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1866 - 153 pages
...brothers , we believed them, and gave them a larger seat. At length their number so increased, that they wanted more land : they wanted our country. Our eyes were opened, and we became uneasy. Wars took place ; Indians were hired to fight against Indians ; and many of our people...
Full view - About this book

The American Union Speaker: Containing Standard and Recent Selections in ...

John Dudley Philbrick - Readers - 1868 - 588 pages
...them. We took them to be friends. They called us brothers. We believed them and gave them a larger seat. At length their numbers had greatly increased....people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquor amongst us. It was strong and powerful and has slain thousands. You say that you are sent to instruct...
Full view - About this book

A History of the United States of America: Including Some Important Facts ...

Josiah Woodward Leeds - United States - 1877 - 479 pages
...chiefs and warriors. In narrating their grievances at the hands of the whites, Red Jacket said — "Wars took place, Indians were hired to fight against...our people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquors among us : it was strong and powerful and has slain thousands." And in dismissing the missionary,...
Full view - About this book

The Aboriginal Races of North America: Comprising Biographical Sketches of ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1880 - 788 pages
...they called us brothers; we believed them, and gave them a larger seat At length their numbers bad greatly increased; they wanted more land; they wanted...Our eyes were opened, and our minds became uneasy. Ware took place ; Indians were hired to fight against Indians, and many of our |>eoplo were destroyed....
Full view - About this book

A Library of American Literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1888
...them. We took them to be friends. They called us brothers. We believed them, and gave them a larger seat At length their numbers had greatly increased....people were destroyed. They also brought strong liquor amongst us. It was strong and powerful, and has slain thousands. BROTHER : Our seats were once large,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF