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" We set the last spring some twenty acres of Indian corn, and sowed some six acres of barley and pease ; and according to the manner of the Indians, we manured our ground with herrings, or rather shads, which we have in great abundance, and take with great... "
Annual Report of the Secretary of the Board of Agriculture - Page 32
by Massachusetts. State Board of Agriculture - 1855
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Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society, Volume 9; Volume 19

Massachusetts Historical Society - Massachusetts - 1832
...twenty acres of Indian corn, and sowed some six acres of barley and peas, and according to the manner of Indians, we manured our ground with herrings or rather...abundance, and take with great ease at our doors. Our corn did prove well, and God be praised, we had a good increase of Indian corn, and our barley...
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Chronicles of the Pilgrim Fathers of the Colony of Plymouth: From 1602-1625

Discovery and Colonization - 1841 - 504 pages
...Belknap's Hist. of New Hampshire, iii. 70. sowed some six acres of barley and pease ; and accord- CHAP. ing to the manner of the Indians, we manured our —-~~ ground with herrings, or rather shads, 1 which we have 1621. in great abundance, and take with great ease at our 11. doors. Our corn did prove...
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Chronicles of the Pilgrim Fathers of the Colony of Plymouth: From 1602-1625

Massachusetts - 1841 - 504 pages
...great THE FIRST THANKSGIVING. 231 sowed some six acres of barley and pease ; and accord- CHAP. ing to the manner of the Indians, we manured our - — 'ground with herrings, or rather shads,1 which we have 1621. in great abundance, and take with great ease at our 11. doors. Our corn...
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Guide to Plymouth: And Recollections of the Pilgrims

William Shaw Russell - Massachusetts - 1846 - 382 pages
...; and according to the manner of the Indians, we manured one ground with herrings or rather shad,* which we have in great abundance, and take with great ease at our doors. Our corn did prove well ; and God be praised, we had a good increase of Indian corn, and our barley...
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The Journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, in New England, in 1620: Reprinted ...

George Barrell Cheever - Massachusetts - 1848 - 369 pages
...the last Spring some twentie Acres of Indian Corne, and sowed some six acres of Barly & Pease, and according to the manner of the Indians, we manured our ground with Herings or rather Shadds, which we haue in great abundance, and take with great ease at our doores....
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The Pilgrim Fathers: Or, The Journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, New ...

Massachusetts - 1849 - 309 pages
...the last spring, somo twenty aeres of Indian corn, and sowed some six aeres of barley and pease; and, according to the manner of the Indians, we manured...abundance, and take with great ease at our doors. Our corn did prove well, and God bo praised we had a good inerease of Indian corn, and our barley indifferent...
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The Journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, in New England, in 1620: Reprinted ...

George Barrell Cheever - Massachusetts - 1849 - 369 pages
...the last Spring some twentie Acres of Indian Corne, and sowed some six acres of Barly & Pease, and according to the manner of the Indians, we manured our ground with Herings or rather Shadds, which we haue in great abundance, and take with great ease at our doores....
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Mourt's Relation Or Journal of the Plantation at Plymouth

Henry Martyn Dexter - Massachusetts - 1865 - 176 pages
...the laft Spring fome twentie Acres of Indian Corne, and fowed fome fix Acres of Barly & Peafe, and according to the manner of the Indians, we manured our ground with Herings or rather Shadds,4'4 which we haue in great abundance, and take .,.; with great eafe at our...
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The Market Assistant: Containing a Brief Description of Every Article of ...

Thomas Farrington De Voe - Food - 1867 - 455 pages
...the last spring some twenty acres of Indian corn, and sowed some six acres of barley and p_eas ; and, according to the manner of the Indians, we manured...abundance, and take with great ease at our doors." Morton, also, says, in his New England Canaan, " There is a fish by some called shads, by some allizes,...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 13

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1872
...manuring, as the Indians did, with alewives, then called "shads." An early chronicle of the Pilgrims says, "According to the manner of the Indians^ we manured...abundance and take with great ease at our doors." And later: "You may see in one township a hundred acres together set with these, fish, every acre taking...
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