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Jemison, Mary 1743-1833

Works: 106 works in 388 publications in 5 languages and 14,117 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E87, B
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A narrative of the life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James E Seaver( Book )
21 editions published between 1824 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Edité pour la première fois en 1824, ce récit a connu maintes rééditions en langue anglaise. Mais c'est la première fois qu'il est disponible en français. Il permet au lecteur contemporain de connaître de l'intérieur la vie des Blancs kidnappés par les Indiens en compensation de leurs pertes en guerriers au cours de leurs engagements belliqueux contre les Blancs et de comprendre pourquoi ces prisonniers choisissaient de rester chez leurs ravisseurs et de s'intégrer pleinement à la vie indienne. Une préface d'Yvan Simonis de l'Université Laval situe le récit dans son contexte historique
Enlevée par les indiens by Mary Jemison( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Réédition. Volume publié en 1983 dans la collection "L'ami de poche", en 1990 dans la collection "Passé composé", chez le même éditeur
The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the Indians by Mary Jemison( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The experiences, based on her own account, of Mary Jemison who was captured by a Shawnee war party when she was twelve and subsequently rescued and adopted by the Seneca with whom she chose to remain the rest of her long life
The white woman and her valley by Arch Merrill( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Presents stories of the people and events of the Genesee River Valley in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Priscilla Hannah Gurney, Dorothea Herbert, Mary Jemison, Elizabeth Lichtenstein Johnson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Last will and testament by Mary Jemison( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Two handwritten copies of the last will and testament of Mary Jemison that was filed with the Surrogates Office in Erie County, New York. The original document was written September 23 1823 and was probated the April 27, 1835
Pelle bianca, pellerossa by Mary Jemison( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Deh-he-wa-mis, or, A narrative of the life of Mary Jemison otherwise called the White woman, who was taken captive by the Indians in MDCCLV, and who continued with them seventy eight years ; containing an account of the murder of her father and his family, her marriages and sufferings, Indian barbarities, customs and traditions by James E Seaver( file )
1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Containing an account of the murder of her father and his family; her marriages and sufferings: Indian barbarities, customs and traditions. Carefully taken from her own words, by James E. Seaver. Also the life of Hiokatoo, and Ebenezer Allen: a sketch of General Sullivan's campaign; tragedy of the "Devils Hole," etc. The whole revised, corrected and enlarged: with descriptive and historical sketches of the Six Nations, the Genesee county, and other interesting facts connected with the narrative by Ebenezer Mix
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Alternative Names
Jemison, Mary
Jemmison, Mary 1743-1833
Mary Jemison American frontierswoman who was adopted in her teens by the Seneca
English (259)
French (13)
German (8)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
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