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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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History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Volume 6

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - 1912
...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...destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye, — when I contemplate'these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness, and the hopes of this beloved...
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Readings in the History of the American Nation

Andrew Cunningham McLaughlin - United States - 1914 - 413 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,...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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Readings from American Literature: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

Mary Edwards Calhoun, Emma Lenore MacAlarney - American literature - 1915 - 635 pages
...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 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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Representative Phi Beta Kappa Orations

Clark Sutherland Northup, William Coolidge Lane, John Christopher Schwab - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1915 - 500 pages
...and in breadth and serenity of view. He had been called to guide the affairs of what he described as "a rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful...rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye." It was, indeed, a wide and fruitful land. But Mr. Jefferson himself was ordained by Providence to make...
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American Patriots and Statesmen, from Washington to Lincoln: Patriotism of ...

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1916
...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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Journal of the Senate of the United States of America

United States. Congress. Senate - Electronic journals - 1977
...over a wide and fruitful land, traverfing all the feas with the rich productions of their induflry, engaged in commerce with nations who feel power and forget right, advancing, rapidly to deflinics beyond the reach of mortal eye; when I contemplate thefe tranfccndent objeQs, and fee the...
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The Most Splendid Carpet

Susan H. Anderson - Carpets - 1978 - 93 pages
...Jefferson noted in his inaugural speech of 1801, America freed from European domination had become, "A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful...traversing all the seas with the rich productions of her industry, engaged in commerce with nations who feel power and forget right, advancing rapidly to...
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Literature and Lore of the Sea

Patricia Ann Carlson - American literature - 1986 - 288 pages
...waters off shores and in between them. IV Liberty and Sea-Order "a rising nation, spread over a wise and fruitful land, traversing all the seas with the rich productions of their industry" Jefferson's Inaugural March 4. 180I," This, to be sure was no place to keep the Fourth ol July To keep...
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Empire of Liberty: The Statecraft of Thomas Jefferson

Robert W. Tucker, David C. Hendrickson - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 384 pages
...of American exceptionalism. As he entered the office of the presidency, he enjoyed the governance of "a rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful...rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of mortal eye." He expected a "perfect consolidation," but it was one of sentiment, not of power. It was to be found...
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American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World

David E. Stannard - History - 1993 - 358 pages
...Bolivar's letter and less than two centuries since the founding of the first permanent English colonies: A rising nation, spread over a wide and fruitful land,...advancing rapidly to destinies beyond the reach of the mortal eye — when I contemplate these transcendent objects, and see the honor, the happiness,...
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