Mirror of olden time border life : embracing a history of the discovery of America, of the landing of our forefathers at Plymouth and their most remarkable engagements with the Indians ... from...1620, until the final subjugation of the natives, in 1679. Also, history of Virginia, embracing its first settlement, the progressive movements of civilization... and a narrative of the ... struggle between the white settlers and Indians in north-western Virginia, Kentucky, &c.. Also, history of the early settlement of Pennsylvania... and the subsequent warfare ; to which are added, personal narratives of captivities and escapes ; together with numerous sketches of frontier men

Format: Print Book 1849
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area r 974.8 P95a2
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Call Number  r 974.8 P95a2
Sewickley Public Library Local History 974.8 PRI 1849 HIS
Location  Sewickley Public Library
Collection  Local History
Call Number  974.8 PRI 1849 HIS
Additional Information
Subjects Indian captivities.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Ohio River Valley.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1750-1815.
New England -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Publisher Abingdon, Va. :S. S. Miles,1849
Edition [2d ed.].
Contributors Pritts, Joseph, -1848.
Withers, Alexander Scott, 1792-1865.
Language English
Notes Rewritten and much altered from the 1st edition which was issued in 1839, and again in 1841 under title: Incidents of border life...
Principally a compilation from writings of Henry Trumbull, Charles Campbell, A.S. Withers, I.D. Rupp and others.
"Chronicles of border warfare...By A.S. Withers" : p. 121-314.
Description x, 700 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
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