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" It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying open their treasures to the enterprise of our countrymen ; and although the prospect of personal emolument has been... "
Mechanics' Magazine, and Journal of the Mechanics' Institute - Page 369
1835
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The Literary Magazine, and American Register, Volume 8

1808
...answer my expectations. It will give a quick and cheap conveyance to merchandize on the Missisippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying open their treasures to the enterprize of our countrymen. And although the prospect of personal emolument has been some inducement...
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Three Years in North America, Volume 1

James Stuart - United States - 1833 - 544 pages
...to see it so fully answer my expectations. It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to merchandize on the Mississippi and Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying open their treasures to the enterprize of our countrymen. And although the prospect of personal emolument has been some inducement...
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Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also, Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - Industrial arts - 1840 - 482 pages
...answer my expectations. It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying...yet I feel infinitely more pleasure in reflecting on the immense advantage that my country will derive from the invention," &c. Soon after this successful...
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Transactions of the Royal Scottish Society of Arts, Volume 4

Royal Scottish Society of Arts - Industrial arts - 1856
...answer my expectations. It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying...yet I feel infinitely more pleasure in reflecting on the immense advantage that my country will derive from the invention," &o. (The engine of this boat...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 4

Commerce - 1841
...other great rivers, which are now laying open their treasures to the enterprise of our countrymen. Although the prospect of personal emolument has been...yet I feel infinitely more pleasure in reflecting on the immense advantage that my country will derive from the invention."* Soon after this event, the...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 4

Commerce - 1841
...answer my expectations. It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying...their treasures to the enterprise of our countrymen. Although the prospect of personal emolument has been some inducement to me, yet I feel infinitely moro...
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Niles' National Register, Volume 33

1828
...expectations. It will rive a cheap and quick conveyance to merchandise on the Mississippi, Mis.sou.-i and other great rivers, which are now laying open their treasures to the • • rprize of our country"" • An(1 although the prospect ot personal emolument has heen some...
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Lives of Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of America

James Wynne - 1850 - 356 pages
...will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri and other grand rivers which are now laying open their treasures to...yet I feel infinitely more pleasure in reflecting on the immense advantage that my country will derive from the invention." Fulton's attention at this...
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Progress of the City of New-York, During the Last Fifty Years ...: A Lecture ...

Charles King - New York (N.Y.) - 1852 - 80 pages
...referred to, may serve : "It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying...their treasures to the enterprise of our countrymen." This incredulity seems less extraordinary in view of the fact, that a Society in Rotterdam having applied...
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A LECTURE

CHARLES KING , LL.D., - 1852
...referred to, may serve : "It will give a cheap and quick conveyance to the merchandise on the Mississippi, Missouri, and other great rivers, which are now laying...their treasures to the enterprise of our countrymen." This incredulity seems less extraordinary in view of the fact, that a Society in Rotterdam having applied...
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