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Indian Wars and Famous Frontiersmen

The Thrilling Story of Pioneer Life in America

by Augustus Lynch Mason

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Published by Fredonia Books (NL) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages652
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8843529M
    ISBN 101589637852
    ISBN 109781589637856
    OCLC/WorldCa51484399

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    Famed Frontiersman who guided Fremont on his expedition to Colorado, and served during the Mexican-American war. Philip Sheridan: Civil War general who later served in the Western Indian Wars. General Nelson Miles: Major General in Western Indian Wars. Also served as an officer in the American Civil War and the Spanish American War. Black Knife. From the American Revolution to the Civil War, Indian Wars, and everything in between, there were a number of men, and even a few women, who made names for themselves during these historic were career soldiers, such as Generals Sherman and Terry; others went on to make names for themselves as explorers, such as Kit Carson and Zebulon Montgomery Pike; sadly, some died in .

    One of Eckert's most popular books, this is a narrative history of the opening of Kentucky and the great Northwest Territory -- Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and part of Minnesota -- during the period to , through events of the French and Indian War, the Revolutionary War and the War . The man who became the legend lived in the valley during the days of the French and Indian War. Like most of the Scots-Irish settlers on what was then the Pennsylvania frontier, Jack had cleared some of the forest, built a cabin, and he and his wife were raising a family .


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Chicago: Donohue & Co., 1st printing. Hardcover. A few pages in the front of the book are missing, and the spine is cracked. Pages show considerable foxing. Indian Wars and Famous Frontiersmen: The Thrilling Story of Pioneer Life in America Embracing the Principal Episodes in the Struggle of the White Race with the Red Men for the Possession of the New World by Augustus Lynch Mason and John Clark Ridpath.

Indian Wars and Famous Frontiersmen: The Thrilling Story of Pioneer Life in America Embracing the Principal Episodes in the Struggle of the White for the Possession of the New World (Englisch) Taschenbuch – 6.

April Format: Taschenbuch. A key genealogical reference: "Official Lists of the Soldiers of Massachusetts Colony Serving in Philip's War, and Sketches of the Principal Officers, Copies of Ancient Documents and Records Relating to the Lists of the Narraganset Grantees of the United Colonies, Massachusetts, Plymouth, and Connecticut" plus much more.

The work is introduced with a general history of the Indian Wars. Christopher Houston Carson (Decem – ), better known as Kit Carson, was an American was a fur trapper, wilderness guide, Indian agent, and U.S.

Army became a frontier legend in his own lifetime via biographies and news articles, and exaggerated versions of his exploits were the subject of dime ds held: 1st New Mexico Volunteer. The American-Indian Wars were a centuries-long series of battles, skirmishes and massacres by European settlers against Native Americans, beginning around Lewis Wetzel (Febru – ) was a scout, frontiersman and Indian fighter.

Raised in what is now the Panhandle of West Virginia, his exploits once hailed as similar to those of Daniel : FebruLancaster County, Province.

The American Indian Wars (also known as the Indian Wars or in Canada, the First Nations Wars; French: Guerres des Premières Nations) is the collective name for the various armed conflicts that were fought by European governments and colonists, and later by the governments and settlers, against various American Indian and First Nation conflicts occurred in North America from the Date: – (intermittent).

Barclay was a British-born frontiersman of the American West. After working in St. Louis as a bookkeeper and clerk, he worked at Bent's Old Fort. He then ventured westward where he was a trapper, hunter, and trader. Beckwourth, Jim: – – United States Bent, Charles: – – United States Bent, Bill: – Indian Wars and Famous Frontiersmen: The Thrilling Story of Pioneer Life in America by Augustus Lynch Mason (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review About this product.

Simon Kenton (April 3, – Ap ) was a United States frontiersman and soldier in West Virginia, Kentucky and was a friend of Daniel Boone, Simon Girty, Spencer Records, Thomas S.

Hinde, Thomas Hinde, and Isaac served the United States in the Revolution, the Northwest Indian War and the War of Surviving the gauntlet and ritual torture, in he was Born: April 3,Prince William County, Virginia.

Boone fought in the French and Indian War in and in began to explore as far south as Pensacola, Florida. When the Revolutionary War began inBoone fought on both sides.

Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville () – A French-born army officer, frontiersman, and explorer of the American West, Bonneville is best known for. A war chief of the Lakota, he took part in Red Cloud's War and Black Hills War. Red Cloud: – s–s Oglala Lakota: A chief of the Oglala Lakota, he was one of several Lakota leaders who opposed the American settlement of the Great Plains winning a short-lived victory against the U.S.

Army during Red Cloud's War. Red Jacket: c. These frontiersmen did contribute significantly to the safety and expansion of border settlements, but often did so by committing savage acts of brutality that showed they were little more then sadistic murderers.

Two of the most savage, yet notable Indian fighting frontiersmen were Jesse Hughes and Lewis Wetzel. His portrait, on loan from Northern Kentucky University for the Fort Pitt Museum’s Captured by Indians exhibition, offers a rare glimpse of the most famous frontiersman you’ve never heard of.

James Smith’s Indian “baptism,” a key part of the adoption ceremony, from Charles McKnight’s “Our Western Border Years Ago,” published.

Jim Baker, Frontiersman One of the most colorful figures of the Old West, Jim Baker worked as a trapper, scout, explorer, guide, soldier, rancher, and a mine owner during his lifetime.

He was a friend of Jim Bridger and Kit Carson and one of General John C. Fremont’s favorite scouts. The Frontiersmen, by the Editors of Time-Life Books, text by Paul O'Neil, copyrightTime-Life Books, summation of frontier campaigns of the Revolutionary War, especially 's Vincennes Campaign, The Battle of King's Mountain, and the Battle of Blue Licks.

Indian Wars; Myths & Legends habits; reading the secrets of the Plains like an open book, careless of personal danger, and inured to loneliness, they remained on the skirmish line of civilization, and of many of them the fate is unknown. and his name will always stand forth preeminent among famous frontiersmen.

In turn a trader, a.Daniel Morgan- Famous Virginian Rifleman and His Adventures with the Indian Bear, James Harrod- Founder of Harrodsburg Kentucky and Famous Scout of the Frontier, Robert McLellan-Pluckiest of the Early Pioneers, Col.

Benjamin Logan-Intrepid Fighter of the Kentucky Frontier, George Rogers Clarke-Famous Leader of the Borderland of Kentucky, John Slover-Scout Under Crawford and Hero of.Indian wars and famous frontiersmen: the thrilling story of pioneer life in America exciting expieriences with the indians while pushing back the wilderness ; embracing the principal episodes in the struggle of the white race with the red men for the possession of the New world.