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The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky: and an essay towards the the topography and natural history of that important country to which is added, I. The adventures of Col. Daniel Boon, one of the first settlers, comprehending every important occurrence in the political history of that province. II. The minutes of the Piankashaw Council, held at Post St. Vincents, April 15, 1784. III. An account of the Indian Nations inhabiting within the limits of the thirteen United States, their manners and customs, and reflections on their origin. IV. A report of the secretary of state, to the president of the United States; of the quantity and situation of the lands, not claimed by the Indians nor granted to, nor claimed by any citizens within the territory of the United States. V. Thoughts on emigration; to which are added miscellaneous observations relating to the United States. And a short account of the state of Kentucky. Preview this item
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The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky: and an essay towards the the topography and natural history of that important country to which is added, I. The adventures of Col. Daniel Boon, one of the first settlers, comprehending every important occurrence in the political history of that province. II. The minutes of the Piankashaw Council, held at Post St. Vincents, April 15, 1784. III. An account of the Indian Nations inhabiting within the limits of the thirteen United States, their manners and customs, and reflections on their origin. IV. A report of the secretary of state, to the president of the United States; of the quantity and situation of the lands, not claimed by the Indians nor granted to, nor claimed by any citizens within the territory of the United States. V. Thoughts on emigration; to which are added miscellaneous observations relating to the United States. And a short account of the state of Kentucky.

Author: John Filson; Gilbert Imlay; Daniel Boone; Harry Toulmin; United States Dept. of State
Publisher: New-York Printed and sold by Samuel Campbell, no. 37, Hanover-Square [M,DCC,XCIII. [1793]
Edition/Format:   Computer file : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Captivity narratives
Maps
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Filson; Gilbert Imlay; Daniel Boone; Harry Toulmin; United States Dept. of State
OCLC Number: 837188493
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"Thoughts on emigration ..."--p. [145]-184. Attributed to Harry Toulmin by Sabin
Ayer Coll, 99
Error in paging: p. 112 misnumbered 110
Evans, 25648
The Advertisement, p. [3], is signed by Daniel Boone, Levi Todd, and James Harrod, and dated May 12, 1784
Vol. I is Campbell's edition of: Imlay, Gilbert. Topographical description of the western territory of North America, New York, 1793 (Evans 25648)
Description: Online-Ressource 204 p., [1] folded leaf of plates 1 map.
Other Titles: Discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky
Responsibility: By John Filson

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