The canton of Unterwalden was divided into two districts, each including one of the two great gorges of that region.
It was at Unterwalden that the deputation met with the worst reception.
On this spot the alliance was formed between the three cantons of Uri, Unterwalden and Schwytz.
At this moment Captain Fockinger of Unterwalden, a veteran and a pensioner, drew near: he had heard the last words of the soldier.
Nicolas von der Flue was born in Unterwalden in the year 1417, near the village of Sachseln.
There is proof that a family of the name of Winkelried lived at Unterwalden at the time of the battle.
They were three in number, besides the young Bernese, and the Landamman of Unterwalden.
I will break the bonds as my fathers broke the bonds which bound my poor country to the tyrants of Schwyz, Uri, and Unterwalden.
Uri, Schwyz, and Unterwalden were the names of these three cantons.
Unterwalden, the lowland district of the Forest, was politically quite behind the times.