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" Wee have putt all our land and our selfs under the Protection of the great Duke of York, the brother of your great Sachim; We have given the Susquehanne River which we wonn with the sword to this Government and desire that it may be a branch of that great... "
A History of the New York Iroquois: Now Commonly Called the Six Nations - Page 251
by William Martin Beauchamp - 1905 - 336 pages
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Sketches of the history, manners, and customs of the North American Indians

James Buchanan (British consul at New York.) - Indians of North America - 1824 - 371 pages
...angry with us, is because we carry our beaver to our brethren. We have put our lands and ourselves under the protection of the great Duke of York, the brother of your great Sachem, who is likewise a great Sachem. We have annexed the Susqueluma river, which was won with the...
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The Origin of the North American Indians: With a Faithful Description of ...

John McIntosh - Indians - 1843 - 345 pages
...If you do not we shall lose all our hunting and beavers, the French have put our btnds and ourselves under the protection of the great Duke of York, the brother of your great Sachem who is likewise a great Sachem. We have annexed the Susquehanna River, which was won by the...
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Onondaga, Or, Reminiscences of Earlier and Later Times: Being a ..., Volume 1

Joshua Victor Hopkins Clark - Onondaga County (N.Y.) - 1849
...them, and be angry with us for bringing them to you. Brethren—We have put all our land and ourselves under the protection of the great Duke of York, the brother of your great sachem. We have given the Susquehanna River, which we won with the sword for this government, and desire...
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History of the State of New York, Volume 2

John Romeyn Brodhead - New York (State) - 1871
...will have all the Beavers, and are angry with us for bringing any to you." " We have put all our laud and our selfs under the protection of the great Duke of York, the brother of your great Sachem;—We have given the Snsquehanne River, which we won with the sword, to this Government, and...
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The Old New York Frontier: Its Wars with Indians and Tories, Its Missionary ...

Francis Whiting Halsey - New York (State) - 1901 - 432 pages
...Onondaga and Cayuga sachems made the following statement: We have given the Susquehanna river which we won with the sword, to this government and desire that it may be a branch of the great Tree * which grows in this place, the top of which reaches the sun, under whose branches...
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A TOUR OF FOUR GREAT RIVERS THE HUDSON, MOHAWK, SUSQUEHANNA AND DELAWARE IN ...

FRANCIS W. HALSEY - 1906
...a formal instrument signed and sealed, declared " we have given the Susquehanna river, which we won with the sword, to this government, and desire that it may be a branch of the Great Tree which grows in this place, the top of which reaches the sun." 1 It does not appear that...
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A Tour of Four Great Rivers: The Hudson, Mohawk, Susquehanna, and Delaware ...

Francis Whiting Halsey - Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.). - 1906 - 102 pages
...a formal instrument signed and sealed, declared " we have given the Susquehanna river, which we won with the sword, to this government, and desire that it may be a branch of the Great Tree which grows in this place, the top of which reaches the sun." 1 It does not appear that...
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The Wilderness Trail, Or, The Ventures and Adventures of the ..., Volume 1

Charles Augustus Hanna - Indians of North America - 1911
...and Onondagas at Albany informed Governor Dongan, of New York, and Governor Howard, of Virginia, that "Wee have putt all our land and our selfs under the...River, which we wonn with the sword, to this Government [in 1679, as they told William Penn's agents during 1683]. . . . We do putt the Susquehanne River above...
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The History of the Five Indian Nations Depending on the Province of New-York ...

Cadwallader Colden - History - 1964 - 181 pages
...now angry with us, because we carry our Bever to our Brethren. "We have put our Lands and our Selves under the Protection of the great Duke of York, the Brother of your great Sachem, who is likewise a great Sachem. "We have given the Susquehana River, which We won with the...
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The Ambiguous Iroquois Empire: The Covenant Chain Confederation of Indian ...

Francis Jennings - History - 1984 - 438 pages
...stated at their treaty with Lord Howard, of Effingham, in 1684: “We have put our Lands and our Selves under the Protection of the great Duke of York, the Brother of your great Sachem.. . . [We now] put the Susquehana River above the Wasuhta [the falls] and all the rest of our...
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