The Resource Events in Indian history : beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary, compiled by James Wimer, (electronic resource)

Events in Indian history : beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary, compiled by James Wimer, (electronic resource)

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Events in Indian history : beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary
Title
Events in Indian history
Title remainder
beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary
Statement of responsibility
compiled by James Wimer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MIGCL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Gale Primary Sources
  • Indigenous Peoples: North America
Target audience
adult
Events in Indian history : beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary, compiled by James Wimer, (electronic resource)
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Events in Indian history : beginning with an account of the origin of the American Indians, and early settlements in North America, and embracing concise biographies of the principal chiefs and head-sachems of the different Indian tribes, with narratives and captivities : including the destruction of Schenectady, murder of Miss M'Crea, desctruction of Wyoming, battle of the Thames and Tippecanoe, Braddock's defeat, General Wayne's victory at Miami, life of Logan, massacre of the Indians at Lancaster, PA., &c : also an appendix containing the statistics of the population of the U. States and an Indian vocabulary, compiled by James Wimer, (electronic resource)
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http://ezproxy.ae.talonline.ca/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:INDP&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=APHXTB974073587&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:calg97288
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Note
  • Attributed to James Wimer; confer Checklist American imprints
  • "This work has, however, been undertaken by a distinguished author, S.G. Drake, Esq., of Massachusetts, who has already published several volumes, which are deservedly popular. We must here acknowledge that we are indebted to him for some of the events which appear in the volume we are now presenting to the public"--Page [9]
  • "A review of the Indians of the middle states are also given, and in this we have extracted from Heckewelder and Proud, especially that part which refers to Pennsylvania"--Page 11
  • "Illustrated with eight fine engravings."
  • Lithographs by Sinclair's Lith. Phila
  • "Dictionary of Indian words and phrases": pages [529]-536; "Statistics of the population of the United States, including free colored persons and slaves": page 537
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberta
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origin of the American Indians -- Indian biography -- Narratives, captivities and anecdotes -- Interesting fragments
Control code
INDP000182
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Extent
1 online resource (633 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of folding plates)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaAE) o899258626
  • (OCoLC)899258626

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