King William's (or frontenac's) War was costly to the colonists, and resulted in no material advantage to either side.
Several boats laden with supplies bound from frontenac to Niagara were lost in tempests on the lake.
It must be confessed that it is a little difficult to understand the loss of so many soldiers as frontenac reports.
He went back to frontenac a disappointed but indomitable man, and the enterprise was for the time relinquished.
For a time frontenac nursed the chagrin natural to a proud and haughty nature thwarted in its purposes.
We have no detailed account of the long voyage back to frontenac, or of the return voyage to the mouth of the Chicago River.
In the down-trip from York, the same week, the frontenac took away a detachment of the 76th Regiment.
Thence he sailed with Governor frontenac for France, where he arrived before the close of the year.
frontenac tried to make his way by dint of self-assertion, but in the end his success was only moderate.
If this goes on, we shall not get to frontenac in time, that is all.