Every-Name Index For The Two Volumes Of History Of Frederick County, Maryland, By T.J.C. Williams And Folger Mckinsey

Every-Name Index For The Two Volumes Of History Of Frederick County, Maryland, By T.J.C. Williams And Folger Mckinsey

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This collection of original documents chronicles two critical years of the Revolutionary War along the western frontier of the United States. The central figure in the book is Col. Daniel Brodhead, the commandant at Fort Pitt. Most of the action described in the correspondence and other documents unfolds in the frontier communities of Fort Pitt, Fort Vincennes,… See more details below

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This collection of original documents chronicles two critical years of the Revolutionary War along the western frontier of the United States. The central figure in the book is Col. Daniel Brodhead, the commandant at Fort Pitt. Most of the action described in the correspondence and other documents unfolds in the frontier communities of Fort Pitt, Fort Vincennes, Detroit, Wheeling, and other places in western Pennsylvania, southwestern Virginia, and Kentucky. Genealogists will find numerous references to the thousands of settlers who flocked into the region at this time, despite the threat of Indian reprisal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806351902
Publisher:
Genealogical Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/2009
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
1,093,213
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.48(d)

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