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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Gist, Christopher, -1759.
Christopher Gist's journals.
Pittsburg : J.R. Weldin & Co., 1893
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Christopher Gist; William M Darlington
|Notes:||The first and second expeditions were made in the interests of the Ohio Company ; the third in company with Maj. George Washington, to deliver a letter from the Virginia government to the commander of the French forts.|
|Description:||296 pages : maps ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Introductory memoir. --
Gist's three journals [Oct. 31, 1750-May 19, 1751, Nov. 4, 1751-Mar. 29, 1752, Nov. 15, 1753-Jan. 4, 1754] --
Christoher Gist. --
Notes to Gist's three journals. --
A journal descriptive of some of the French forts. Had from Thomas Forbes, lately a private soldier in the King of France's service. --
The Montours. --
Andrew Montour. --
George Croghan [with extracts from the Bouquet papers] --
Colonel Thomas Cresap. --
General James Grant. --
Guyasuta. Testimony of Simon Girty, Jan. 17, 1778. --
Treaty of Lancaster  --
Ohio company. --
Walpole grant  --
Land company of William Trent & co. --
Captain Trent. --
John Peter Salley. A brief accunt of the travels ... as far as the river Mississippi, between March, 1741, and May, 1745.