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" A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land, traversing all the seas with the rich productions of their industry, engaged in commerce with nations who feel power and forget right, advancing rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye... "
The Mormons: Or Latter-day Saints: With Memoirs of the Life and Death of ... - Page 135
by Henry Mayhew - 1852 - 326 pages
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 2

Henry Stephens Randall - Presidents - 1858 - 732 pages
...awful presentiments which the greatness of the charge and the weakness of my powers so justly inspire. A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...advancing rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye—when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness, and the hopes...
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The American Orator's Own Book

Orators - 1859 - 350 pages
...awful presentiments, which the greatness of the charge and the weakness of my powers so justly inspire. A rising nation spread over a wide and fruitful land — traversing all the seas with the lich productions of their industry — engaged in commerce with nations who feel power and forget right...
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A Journey to Great-Salt-Lake City, Volume 1

Jules Remy, Julius Lucius Brenchley - California - 1861
...shows what a beautiful prospect an innocent, virtuous nation presents to the sage's eye, where there is space for enterprise, hands for industry, heads for...the reach of mortal eye ; when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honour, the happiness, and the hopes of this beloved country committed...
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A Journey to Great-Salt-Lake City, Volume 1

Jules Remy, Julius Brenchley - California - 1861
...what a beautiful prospect ail innocent, virtuous nation presents to the sage's eye, where there is space for enterprise, hands for industry, heads for...to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye ; when HISTORY OF THE MORMONS. I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honour, the happiness,...
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National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans: Including Orators, Statesmen ...

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - Portraits, American - 1862 - 488 pages
...no one had О О ' a better mastery, of the country, whose laws he was appointed to administer — " a rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye" — he proceeded to assuage the agitations of party. " Every difference of opinion," he said, "is not...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 2

Henry Stephens Randall - United States - 1871
...awful presentiments which the greatness of the charge and the weakness of my powers so justly inspire. A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...advancing? rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye—when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness, and the hopes...
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution: 1801-1817. 1882

James Schouler - United States - 1882
...of eloquent thought, unadorned by graces of delivery — for Jefferson was no orator — he depicted "a rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful...rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye." Of the strength and adequacy of this, a republican government, for its own preservation, he boldly...
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The Republic: History of the life, administration, and times of Thomas ...

John Robert Irelan - 1887
...awful presentiments which the greatness of the charge and the weakness of my powers so justly inspire. A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...reach of mortal eye, — when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness, and the hopes of this beloved country committed...
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American Orations: I. Colonialism. II. Constitutional government. III. The ...

Alexander Johnston, James Albert Woodburn - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1896
...presentiments, which the greatness of the charge, and the weakness of my powers, so justly inspire. A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...the rich productions of their industry, engaged in com* For notes on Jefferson see Appendix, p. 366. 155 merce with nations who feel power and forget...
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History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints: 1836-1844

Joseph Smith (III) - Mormon Church - 1897
...shows what a beautiful prospect an innocent, virtuous nation presents to the sage's eye, where there is space for enterprise, hands for industry, heads for...the reach of mortal eye,— when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness, and the hopes of this beloved country committed...
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