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The Resource A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West : containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne, the whole compiled from the best authorities, by Samuel L. Metcalf

A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West : containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne, the whole compiled from the best authorities, by Samuel L. Metcalf

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A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West : containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne
Title
A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West
Title remainder
containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne
Statement of responsibility
the whole compiled from the best authorities, by Samuel L. Metcalf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1798-1856
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Metcalfe, Samuel L.
Index
no index present
LC call number
F517
LC item number
.M59
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian captivities
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A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West : containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne, the whole compiled from the best authorities, by Samuel L. Metcalf
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Narrative of the adventures of Col. Daniel Boon. [By John Filson]--The narrative of D. Knight.--The narrative of John Slover.--Robert Benham's narrative of an encounter with the Indians.--Adam Poe's contest with two Indians.--Remarkable encounter of a white man [David Morgan] with two Indians.--Remarkable adventures of Jackson Johonnet.--Narrative of Mrs. Woods and a little girl.--Attack of the Indians on Cooper's Run [Ky.]--Expedition and defeat of General Harmer in 1790.--Expeditions of Generals Scott and Wilkinson in May and August, 1791.--Defeat of General St. Clair by the Indians. 1791.--Indians defeated.--Depredations of the Indians on the frontiers in 1791, 1792 and 1793.--Escape of two boys from the Indians.--Narrative of Capt. William Hubbell.--Defeat of the Indians by General Wayne, August 20, 1794.--Narrative of ... Col. James Smith, during his captivity among the Indians, 1755-1759.--Appendix: Manners, customs [etc.] of the Indians
Control code
1562649
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, iv, pages, 1 l., [7]-270 pages
Lccn
05037331
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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A collection of some of the most interesting narratives of Indian warfare in the West : containing an account of the adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone, one of the first settlers of Kentucky, comprehending the most important occurrences relative to its early history--also, an account of the manners, and customs of the Indians, their traditions and religious sentiments, their police or civil government, their discipline and method of war: to which is added, an account of the expeditions of Gen'ls. Harmer, Scott, Wilkinson, St. Clair & Wayne, the whole compiled from the best authorities, by Samuel L. Metcalf
Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Narrative of the adventures of Col. Daniel Boon. [By John Filson]--The narrative of D. Knight.--The narrative of John Slover.--Robert Benham's narrative of an encounter with the Indians.--Adam Poe's contest with two Indians.--Remarkable encounter of a white man [David Morgan] with two Indians.--Remarkable adventures of Jackson Johonnet.--Narrative of Mrs. Woods and a little girl.--Attack of the Indians on Cooper's Run [Ky.]--Expedition and defeat of General Harmer in 1790.--Expeditions of Generals Scott and Wilkinson in May and August, 1791.--Defeat of General St. Clair by the Indians. 1791.--Indians defeated.--Depredations of the Indians on the frontiers in 1791, 1792 and 1793.--Escape of two boys from the Indians.--Narrative of Capt. William Hubbell.--Defeat of the Indians by General Wayne, August 20, 1794.--Narrative of ... Col. James Smith, during his captivity among the Indians, 1755-1759.--Appendix: Manners, customs [etc.] of the Indians
Control code
1562649
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, iv, pages, 1 l., [7]-270 pages
Lccn
05037331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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n

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