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" We wish, finally, that the last object on the sight of him who leaves his native shore, and the first to gladden his who revisits it, may be something which shall remind him of the liberty and the glory of his country. Let it rise, till it meet the sun... "
American Quarterly Review - Page 307
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Reminiscences of Distinguished Men

William Banks Slaughter - Statesmen - 1878 - 295 pages
...that the foundations of our national power still stand strong. We wish that this column, rising toward heaven among the pointed spires of so many temples...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit." From Eulogy on Adams and Jefferson, delivered in Faneul Hall, Aug. 2, 1826. "Neither of these great...
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American Eloquence: A Collection of Speeches and Addresses, Volume 2

Frank Moore - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1878
...which shall remind him of the liberty and the glory of his country. Let it rise, till it meet the sun j w idle it is to rely upon that instrument for such...purpose, and I will not fatigue you by mere repetition. We live in a most extraordinary age. Events so various and so important, that they might crowd and...
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The Orator's Manual: A Practical and Philosophical Treatise on Vocal Culture ...

George Lansing Raymond - Elocution - 1879 - 342 pages
...that the foundations of our national power still stand strong. We wish that this column, rising toward heaven among the pointed spires of so many temples...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit. (See, also, selections in 214, 215, 218, 219; also 76: a.) a. The possibility of applying drift...
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The World's Best Orations: From the Earliest Period to the ..., Volume 10

David Josiah Brewer - Speeches, addresses, etc - 1901 - 4107 pages
...withered age may behold it and be solaced by the recollections which it suggests. We wish that labor may look up here and be proud in the midst of its...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit. We live in a most extraordinary age. Events so various and so important that they might crowd and distinguish...
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Anglo-American Pottery: Old English China with American Views; a Manual for ...

Edwin Atlee Barber - Collectors and collecting - 1901 - 220 pages
...Monument plate is Bunker Hill Monument. Dedicated June 17th, 1843. Height, 220 feet. "Let it rise! let it rise, till it meet the sun in his coming. Let...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit." — Dan1el Webster, 17th June, 1825. Price , $6 per doz., or 50 cents each. Sample plate of any subject,...
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First Oration at Bunker Hill, June 17, 1825

Daniel Webster - Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775 - 1901 - 61 pages
...This part of the oration is concluded (page 35) by the glowing and picturesque sentence: "Let it rise! let it rise till it meet the sun in his coming! let...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit! " Thus is the picture of the finished structure indelibly impressed upon the minds of all. Immediately...
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The New Century Readers by Grades, Volume 6

1901 - 159 pages
...may be something which shall remind him of the liberty and the glory of his country. Let it rise ! let it rise, till it meet the sun in his coming ;...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit. We still have among us some of those who were active agents in the scenes of 1775, and who are now...
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The American Hall of Fame: Famous Americans, Their Portraits, Biographies ...

Marshall Everett - United States - 1901 - 394 pages
...revisits it, may be something which shall remind him of the liberty and glory of his country. Let it rise! Let it rise till it meet the sun in his coming! Let...it, and parting day linger and play on its summit!" A year later he paid the famous tribute to Adams and Jefferson, in which he put into the mouth of the...
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Forensic Declamations, for the Use of Schools and Colleges

Abraham Howry Espenshade - College readers - 1901 - 202 pages
...shall remind him of the liberty and the glory of his country. Let it rise, till it meet the sun in its coming; let the earliest light of the morning gild it, and parting day linger and play on its summit NORTHERN LABORERS CHARLES NAYLOR Taken from a speech delivered in the national House of Representatives....
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Forensic Declamations, for the Use of Schools and Colleges

Abraham Howry Espenshade - College readers - 1901 - 202 pages
...shall remind him of the liberty and the glory of his country. Let it rise, till it meet the sun in its coming; let the earliest light of the morning gild it, and parting day linger and play on its summit NORTHERN LABORERS CHARLES NAYLOR Taken from a speech delivered in the national House of Representatives....
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