The Literature of American Local History: A Bibliographical Essay (Google eBook)

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author, 1846 - United States - 180 pages
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Page 136 - A BRIEF VIEW of the conduct of Pennsylvania, for the year 1755 ; so far as it affected the general service of the British colonies, particularly the expedition under the late General Braddock. With an account of the shocking inhumanities committed by incursions of the Indians upon the province...
Page 159 - A true declaration of the estate of the colonie in Virginia, with a confutation of such scandalous reports as have tended to the disgrace of so worthy an enterprise.
Page 51 - An Accurate and Interesting Account of the Hardships and Sufferings of that Band of Heroes who traversed the Wilderness in the Campaign against Quebec in 1775.
Page 7 - HOYT, E. Antiquarian Researches: comprising A History of the Indian Wars in the country bordering Connecticut River and parts adjacent, and Other interesting Events...
Page 35 - Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, the Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges or Creek Confederacy, and the Country of the Chactaws. Containing an account of the soil and natural productions of those regions ; Together with observations on the manners of the Indians.
Page 135 - A BRIEF STATE of the province of Pennsylvania, in which the conduct of their Assemblies for several years past is impartially examined, and the true cause of the continual encroachments of the French displayed, more especially the secret design of their late unwarrantable invasion and settlement upon the river Ohio.
Page 9 - New England's Memorial; or, a Brief Relation of the most Memorable and Remarkable Passages of the Providence of God, manifested to the Planters of New England, in America ; With special Reference to the first Colony thereof, called New Plimouth.
Page 167 - Oregon: Our Right and Title, containing an Account of the Condition of the Oregon Territory, its Soil, Climate, and Geographical Position, together with a Statement of the Claims of Russia, Spain, Great Britain, and the United States.
Page 133 - An historical account of the rise, progress and present state of the canal navigation in Pennsylvania.
Page 145 - An Account of What the Army Did, under the Command of Col. Moore, in His Expedition Last Winter, against the Spaniards and Spanish Indians in a Letter from the Said Col. Moore to the Governor of Carolina. Printed in the Boston News, May 1, 1704.

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