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Reward of merit. Presented to [Miss Hannah Libby] by [illegible] instructor. July 4, 1776, independence was declared. The Revolutionary War lasted eight years. After the Indian wars our mother country, England, began to oppress the American people. ...
Date: January 1, 1876
Genre: Rewards of merit
Thanksgiving ball. We, the undersigned, respectfully solicit the favor of your company with a partner, at the hall of C.A. Tourtellot, on Wednesday, 27th instant ... P.B. Stockwell, J.Burden, P.F. Sibley, ... West Sutton, November 9, 1839.
Date: January 1, 1839
Author: Stockwell, P. B.
Date: January 1, 1860
Memoirs of the lives of Hannah Hill, George Chalkley, and Catharine Burling: with some of their last expressions.
Date: January 1, 1815
A journal, containing an accurate & interesting account of the hardships, sufferings, battles, defeat, & captivity of those heroic Kentucky volunteers & regulars, commanded by General Winchester, in the year 1812--1813. Also two narratives, by men, that were wounded in the battles on the river basin, and taken captive by the Indians. By Elias Darnall. (Printed for the author.).
Date: January 1, 1813
Genre: Captivity Narratives
Author: Darnell, Elias, d. 1861.
A new gazetteer of the Eastern continent; or, A geographical dictionary: containing, in alphabetical order, a description of all the countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, principal rivers, lakes, harbors, mountains, &c. &c. in Europe, Asia, Africa, with their adjacent islands. Carefully compiled from the best authorities. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. A.A.S. S.H.S. author of the American universal geography and American gazetteer. And Elijah Parish, D.D. pastor of the church in Byfield, Newbury. Illustrated with maps, and accompanied by a new and elegant general atlas of the world, containing, in a separate volume, sixty-three maps, and comprising all the new discoveries to the present time. Designed as a second volume to the American gazetteer.
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
A discourse delivered March 16, 1817, the Sabbath after the execution of Henry Phillips Stonehewer Davis, for the murder of Gaspard Denegri. By Charles Lowell, Minister of the West Church in Boston.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Lowell, Charles, 1782-1861.
The Ohio gazetteer, or Topographical dictionary, containing a description of the several counties, towns, villages, settlements, roads, rivers, lakes, springs, mines, &c. in the state of Ohio; alphabetically arranged. By John Kilbourn.
Date: January 1, 1818
Author: Kilbourn, John, 1787-1833.
The true Ahiman rezon: or A help to all that are, or would be Free and Accepted Masons. With many additions. By Lau. Dermott, D.G.M. [Four lines from Swift]
Date: January 1, 1805
Genre: Subscribers' lists
Author: Dermott, Laurence, 1720-1791.
A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar; and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. Containing, [32 lines of text in double columns] To which are added, A geographical index, with the names of places alphabetically arranged. 2. A table of the coins of all nations. 3. A chronological table of remarkable events, from the Creation to the present time. By William Guthrie, Esq. The astronomical part by James Ferguson, F.R.S. To which have been added the late discoveries of Dr. Herschel, and other eminent astronomers. Illustrated with twenty-five correct maps. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: Guthrie, William, 1708-1770.
A new Kentucky composition of hymns and spiritual songs; together with a few odes, poems, elegies, &c. By the Rev. William Downs, of Hardin County, Ken. [Four lines of verse]
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Downs, William, 1782?-1860?
A journal of the voyages and travels of a corps of discovery, under the command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke of the Army of the United States, from the mouth of the River Missouri through the interior parts of North America to the Pacific Ocean, during the years 1804, 1805 & 1806. Containing an authentic relation of the most interesting transactions during the expedition,--a description of the country,--and an account of its inhabitants, soil, climate, curiosities and vegetable and animal productions. By Patrick Gass, one of the persons employed in the expedition. With geographical and explanatory notes by the publisher. (Copy-right secured according to law.)
Date: January 1, 1807
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Gass, Patrick, 1771-1870.
An abridgment of two discourses, preached at Rindge, at the annual fast, April 11th, 1805. By Seth Payson, A.M. pastor of the church in Rindge. Published at the request of the hearers.
Date: January 1, 1805
Author: Payson, Seth, 1758-1820.
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII].
Date: January 1, 1816
Author: Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.
Der blutige Schau-Platz, oder Martyrer Spiegel der Tauffs-Gesinnten, oder wehrlosen Christen, die um des Zeugnisses Jesu, ihres Seligmachers, willen, gelitten haben, und getödtet worden sind, von Christi Zeit an, bis auf das Jahr 1660. Vormals aus unterschiedlichen glaubwürdigen Chroniken, Nachrichten und Zeugnissen gesammelt, und in holländischer Sprache herausgegeben von T.J.V. Braght. Nun aber sorgfältigst ins Hochdeutsche übersetzt, und zum zweytenmal and Licht gebracht.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Braght, Thieleman J. van (Thieleman Janszoon), 1625-1664.