Examples from the Web for housatonic
He declined both, to become in 1750 pastor of the church in Stockbridge and a missionary to the Housatonic Indians.
At eleven he began a novel, the scene of which was laid in the Housatonic Valley, because that name sounded grand and romantic.Children's Stories in American Literature, 1660-1860|Henrietta Christian Wright
Between 1720 and the middle of the century, settlement crept up the Housatonic and its lateral valley into the Berkshires.The Frontier in American History|Frederick Jackson Turner
Principal river valleys: Thames, Connecticut and Housatonic.Alden's Handy Atlas of the World|John B. Alden
Neither of us had ever seen the Housatonic, but it sounded grand and romantic.Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, Complete|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.