Wisconsin Magazine of History, Volume 1

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Milo Milton Quaife, Joseph Schafer, Edward Porter Alexander
State Historical Society of Wisconsin., 1918

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Halaman 152 - Copenhagen with his two ships and 66 men May 9, 1619. He explored Hudson Bay and took possession of the surrounding country in the name of his sovereign, and gave it the name of Nova Dania. All the members of this expedition perished except Jens Munk and two of his crew, who returned to Norway September 25, 1620, the undertaking having proved a complete failure. The ship chaplain on this expedition was the Danish Lutheran minister Rasmus Jensen Aarhus, and my friend Rev. Adolph Bredesen, of Stoughton,...
Halaman 300 - Erie; thence with the said boundary line between the United States and Canada through the Detroit river, Lake Huron and Lake Superior to a point where the said line last touches Lake Superior...
Halaman 378 - How long shall they utter and speak hard things ? and all the workers of iniquity boast themselves ? 5 They break in pieces thy people, O LORD, and afflict thine heritage. 6 They slay the widow and the stranger, and murder the fatherless. 7 Yet they say, The LORD shall not see, neither shall the God of Jacob regard it.
Halaman 367 - In the untimely loss of your noble son, our affliction here, is scarcely less than your own. So much of promised usefulness to one's country, and of bright hopes for one's self and friends, have rarely been so suddenly dashed, as in his fall.
Halaman 367 - My acquaintance with him began less than two years ago; yet through the latter half of the intervening period, it was as intimate as the disparity of our ages, and my engrossing engagements, would permit.
Halaman 367 - In the hope that it may be no intrusion upon the sacredness of your sorrow, I have ventured to address you this tribute to the memory of my young friend, and your brave and early fallen child. May God give you that consolation which is beyond all earthly power. Sincerely your friend in a common affliction — A. Lincoln...
Halaman 377 - At foot, arranged in three compartments, are the three following verses : Unhappy Boston ! See thy Sons deplore Thy hallow'd Walks besmeard with guiltless Gore, While faithless P n and his savage Bands, With murd'rous Rancour, stretch their bloody Hands Like fierce Barbarians grinning o'er their Prey, Approve the Carnage and enjoy the Day.
Halaman 371 - A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March, 1770: By Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment: which with the XlVth Regiment were then Quartered there. With some Observations on the State of Things prior to that Catastrophe.
Halaman 364 - It may be my lot to be injured in some manner. Whatever may happen, cherish the consolation that I was engaged in the performance of a sacred duty ; and, to-night, thinking over the probabilities of the morrow and the occurrences of the past, I am perfectly content to accept whatever my fortune may be, confident that He who noteth even the fall of a sparrow, will have some purpose even in the fate of one like me. My darling- and ever-loved parents, good-by ; God bless, protect and care for you.

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