Josiah Gregg Quote

It will hardly be expected from a work making so little pretension as this to scientific accuracy and completeness, that the remarks which my plan necessarily leads me to make, concerning the aborigines of western America, should be either critical or comprehensive.... I propose, in the few following pages, to record such facts as shall seem to be most novel, and to corroborate, in my humble measure, occasional others which have before been related.


Commerce of the Prairies (1831–1839), Chapter 28 Aborigines Of America

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It will hardly be expected from a work making so little pretension as this to scientific accuracy and completeness, that the remarks which my plan...

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It will hardly be expected from a work making so little pretension as this to scientific accuracy and completeness, that the remarks which my plan...

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It will hardly be expected from a work making so little pretension as this to scientific accuracy and completeness, that the remarks which my plan...

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It will hardly be expected from a work making so little pretension as this to scientific accuracy and completeness, that the remarks which my plan...