In this, perhaps, he does no more than any other energetic and imaginative race would do, being compelled to set bounds to fancy by experience; but the North American
Indian clothes his ideas in a dress which is different from that of the African, and is oriental in itself.
The British and American
line had run near it during the war; it had, therefore], been the scene of marauding and infested with refugees, cow-boys, and all kinds of border chivalry.
If I ain't an American
there AIN'T any Americans
, that's all.
Why can't these American
women stay in their own country?
My fellow citizens, today we celebrate the mystery of American
Among the passengers there was an American
named Condon, a noted blackleg and crook who was "wanted" in a half dozen of the larger cities of the United States.
It was in the section included between this range and the Rocky Mountains that the American
engineers found the most formidable difficulties in laying the road, and that the government granted a subsidy of forty-eight thousand dollars per mile, instead of sixteen thousand allowed for the work done on the plains.
Throughout the war the American
colonists had fought side by side with the soldiers of Old England; and nearly thirty thousand young men had laid down their lives for the honor of King George.
State of the fur trade of the Rocky Mountains American
enterprises General Ashley and his associates Sublette, a famous leader Yearly rendezvous among the mountains Stratagems and dangers of the trade Bands of trappers Indian banditti Crows and Blackfeet Mountaineers Traders of the Far West Character and habits of the trapper
I have been waiting for your return from Lyons with the most lively impatience, for, to tell you the truth, I have the greatest bijou for your American
ladies that ever came out of a bleaching ground--un mouchoir de poche.
OF the trinity of American
authors whose births made the year 1819 a notable one in our literary history,--Lowell, Whitman, and Melville,--it is interesting to observe that the two latter were both descended, on the fathers' and mothers' sides respectively, from have families of British New England and Dutch New York extraction.
Attempt of the American
Government to Counteract Foreign Influence Over the Indian Tribes.