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A legend of Goat island, ascribed to Father Louis Hennepin

by Peter A. Porter

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Published by The Gazette press in Niagara Falls, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwho visited Niagara in 1678
    ContributionsPorter, Cabell Breckinridge, 1881- illus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2649.P477 L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 l.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24733634M
    LC Control Number00006059

      The New York Public Library has George Bancroft's personal copy of Hennepin's book in their Rare Book Room, and the eminent nineteenth-century . Two Niagara Falls prints - American Falls from Goat Island and Horseshoe Falls from Goat Island American Falls from Goat Island and Horseshoe Falls from Goat Island. [Louis Armand de Lom d'Arce], [La Hontan] Baron de [ - ] & HENNEPIN, Father R. P. Louis [ ?] The Hague. Publisher: The Hague Date Published: Binding.

    And although they are famous now, they've been well known, even outside of North America, since the late 17th century, when Father Louis Hennepin, a French explorer, first witnessed them. He wrote about his travels in A New Discovery of a Vast Country in America (). “Go therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.”—Mt. like the photo above from Goat Island. Franciscan Fr. Louis Hennepin is credited with bringing word of the “Falls” to the outside world. Check out a short The Children’s Book of SAINTS.

    The book has some excellent Middle Bass anecdotes. Go to the Publisher's Ad.) Hardesty, H. H. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Ottawa County, Ohio. H. H. Hardesty (). Island text included in Item 2 above. Maps not included: Hatcher, Harlan. Lake Erie. Bobb-Merrill (). Hennepin, Father Louis. The beautiful wood on Goat Island is full of flowers; many of the fairest love to do homage here. The Wake Robin and May Apple are in bloom now; the former, white, pink, green, purple, copying the rainbow of the fall, and fit to make a garland for its presiding deity when he walks the land, for they are of imperial size, and shaped like stones.


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Breckinridge Porter, It is told in Indian story, Dim tradition of the race, How, to God’s eternal glory, And through His all-saving grace, Many a warrior’s heart was stirred.

Several decades after Champlain’s map was created, a missionary named Father Louis Hennepin would create the first printed description of the falls. Inhe published a book that was originally comprised as his journal.

Carleton Island in the Revolution [microform]: the old fort and its builders: with notes and brief bio Goat Island [microform] / by Peter A. Porter; A legend of Goat Island [microform]: ascribed to Father Louis Hennipin, who visited Niagara in / b. Father Hennepin is said to have been the first to spell the word in the modern way: and it appears so far for the first time in cartography in Coronelli's map, published in Above the falls the river seems to have been considered part of Lake Erie.

A legend of Goat island, ascribed to Father Louis Hennepin, who visited Niagara in (Niagara Falls, N.Y., The Gazette press, []), by Peter A. Porter (page images at HathiTrust). A Legend of Goat Island, Ascribed to Father Louis Hennepin. Peter a (Peter Augustus) Porter. With what gusto does Father Hennepin Father Louis Hennepin () was a Roman Catholic priest and a missionary before he became an explorer of the North American interior.

describe "this great downfall of water," "this vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls down after a surprising and astonishing manner, insomuch that the.

John Gilmary Shea, A Description of Louisiana by Father Louis Hennepin (New York, ), p. John Grew, Journal of a Tour from Boston to Niagara Falls and Quebec (), pp. “Falls of Niagara,” The Supporter (Chillicothe, Ohio), December 3, HENNEPIN, Father Louis. New Discovery of a Vast Country in America.

Chicago: A.C. McClurg, Two volumes. Square octavo, mid 20th-century three-quarter blue morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt, uncut and partially unopened.

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