The Indian name “Winnipesaukee” is derived from “Wiwininebesaki”, which means “the lake near which there are other lakes and ponds” or simply “lake area”.
The flower seller making a sales pitch, the city of Florence in the background.
No pencil, no language, can describe the splendor with which the moon drew her light across the face of the Fall.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Of the river scenery of America, the Hudson, at West Point, is doubtless the boldest and most beautiful.
American Scenery. The best way to approach Niagara is to come up on the American shore, and cross at the ferry.
Early Victorian. 1840-1865. The crinoline of the mid-forties was probably the most concealing costume ever worn by women.
Crow Nest is one of the most beautiful mountains of America for shape, verdure, and position
Albany is the residence of several of the oldest and wealthiest families in the State
The Congress Hall has for many years held the palm of fashion among the rival Hotels of Saratoga.
The Mohawks believed that its stillness was sacred to the Great Spirit, and that, if a human voice uttered a sound upon its waters, the canoe of the offender would instantly sink.