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" Perry was victorious, was built at Old Portage, six miles north of Albion, and floated down to the lake. Now, in an ordinary stage of the water, a canoe or skiff can hardly pass down the stream. "
Man and Nature: Or, Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action - Page 208
by George Perkins Marsh - 1864 - 560 pages
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Meliora, Volumes 7-8

Great Britain - 1865
...a common observation that our summers are become drier, and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Fifty years ago large barges loaded...of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie, on which the gallant Perry was victorious, was built at Old Portago, six miles north of Albion, and...
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Transactions of the Illinois State Agricultural Society, with ..., Volume 7

Agriculture - 1870
...Cuyahoga as an illustration. Fil'ty years ago, large barges loaded with goods went up and down the river; and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie, was built at Old Portage, six miles north of Albion, and floated down to the lake. Now, in an ordinary...
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Annual Report of the State Board of Agriculture, Volume 6

Agriculture - 1871
...a common observation that our summers are becoming drier and our streams smaller. Take the Guyahoga as an illustration. Fifty years ago, large barges loaded with goods went up and down the river; and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie was built at Old Portage, six...
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The Earth as Modified by Human Action, Part 12

George Perkins Marsh - Conservation of natural resources - 1874 - 656 pages
...common observation that our summers are becoming drier and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga asan illustration. Fifty years ago large barges loaded...the water, a canoe or skiff can hardly pass down the Ptrcain. Many a boat of fifty tons burden has been built and loaded in the Tuscarawas, at New Portage,...
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Economic Tree Planting

Birdsey Grant Northrop - Forests and forestry - 1878 - 32 pages
...Wm. Cullen Bryant says: " Our summers are becoming dryer and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Fifty years ago large barges loaded with goods went up and down that river. Now, in an ordinary stage of the water, a canoe or skiff can hardly pass down the stream. And from...
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The Forest Tree Planter's Manual

Leonard Bacon Hodges - Forests and forestry - 1880 - 176 pages
...is a common observation that our summers are become drier and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Fifty years ago, large barges loaded with goods went up and down the river, and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie, in which the gallant Perry was...
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Annual Report of the Forest Commission of the State of New York

New York (State). Forest Commission - Forests and forestry - 1887
...have become drier and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Once large barges went up and down that river, and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie was built at Old Portage, six miles north of Albion, and floated down to the lake. Now, is an ordinary...
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Annual Report of the Forest Commission of the State of New York

New York (State). Forest Commission - Forests and forestry - 1887
...have become drier and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Once large barges went up and down that river, and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie was built at Old Portage, six miles north of Albion, and floated down to the lake. Now, in an ordinary...
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Personal Reminiscences, 1840-1890: Including Some Not Hitherto Published of ...

Lucius Eugene Chittenden - Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.). - 1893 - 434 pages
...is a common observation that our summers are become drier and our streams smaller. Take the Cuyahoga as an illustration. Fifty years ago large barges loaded...of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie was built at Old Portage, six miles north of Albion, and floated down to the lake. Now, in an ordinary...
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Personal Reminiscences, 1840-1890: Including Some Not Hitherto Published of ...

Lucius Eugene Chittenden - Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.). - 1893 - 434 pages
...loaded with goods went up and down that river, and one of the vessels engaged in the battle of Lake Erie was built at Old Portage, six miles north of A'lbion,...Now, in an ordinary stage of the water, a canoe or a skiff can hardly pass down the stream." The Hudson, the Mohawk, and the Raquette rivers are already...
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