William H. Seward's Travels around the World

William H. Seward's Travels around the World

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William H. Seward's Travels around the World

William H. Seward's Travels around the World

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Mr. Seward's Companions.--His Farewell to his Neighbors.--Western New York.-- Niagara.--Canada and its Destiny.--Influence of Immigration.--Africo-Americans.-- Detroit.--Chicago.--President Grant.--Mississippi and Missouri Rivers.--Cedar Rapids.--Omaha.--New Classification of States.--Council Bluffs.--Bridges over Navigable Rivers.--Settlement of Western States.--Cheyenne.--The Rocky Mountains.--Influence of Mountain States.--Sherman.--Separation.--Mountain Nomenclature.--Weber Cañon.--Salt Lake City.--The Mormons, their Doctrines, Secular Priesthood.--Brigham Young's Sermon.--His Family.--Polygamy.--The Irrepressible Conflict in Utah.--The Shoshones.--Destiny of the Indians.--Sierra Nevada. --Reno.--Railroads. Result of Abolition of Slavery.-- Sacramento.--Arrival at San Francisco.--Civilization of California.--Chinese Immigration.

Auburn, August 9, 1870. --Every study must have a beginning and an end. These notes begin at Mr. Seward's embowered home . . .

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