Rochester, noted for manufactures and extensive nurseries; pop., 89,366.
Portland, the metropolis and principal seaport; pop., 31,413.
The Danube harbour of Krems is at the adjoining town of Stein (pop., 4299).
New Bedford, greatest whaling port in the world; pop., 33,393.
Worcester, great railroad and manufacturing centre; pop., 68,383.
Columbus contains largest cotton mill in the South; pop., 10,123.
Cleveland has one of the best harbors on the lake; pop., 160,146.
Even during this "rest" in pop., working parties were daily sent up on missions varying in detail but never in hardship or risk.