|Author||Brackenridge, H. H. (Hugh Henry), 1748-1816. |
|Title||Narrative of a late expedition against the Indians with an account of the barbarous execution of Col. Crawford; and the wonderful escape of Dr. Knight & John Slover from captivity in 1782. To which is added, A narrative of the captivity & escape of Mrs. Frances Scott, an inhabitant of Washington County, Virginia. Andover: Printed by Ames & Parker. |
|General Note||Reprint of the edition printed Andover, 1798? with facsimile of t.-p. |
The narratives of Knight and Slover (p. -588) were first published in the Freeman's journal, Philadelphia, April 30-May 21, 1783, at the request of H.H. Brackenridge, by whom they were prepared for publication. They appeared also in pamphlet form, Philadelphia, 1783, with title: "Narratives of a late expedition against the Indians" ... " cf. Thomson, Bibl. of Ohio, 1880, no. 682; also, Hildeburn, A century of printing, 1885-86, no. 4262.
|Subjects||Crawford, William, 1732-1782. |
Crawford's Indian Campaign, Ohio, 1782.
Indians of North America -- Captivities.
Scott, Frances, of Washington Co., Va.
|Other Authors||Knight, Dr. (John), d. 1838. |
Slover, John, fl. 1773-1782.
|Host Title||In: Heckewelder, John Gottlieb Ernestus, Narrative of the mission of the United Brethren among the Delaware and Mohegan Indians from its commencement in the year 1740 to the close of the year 1808 Cleveland, Burrows Brothers Co., 1907 33 x 26 cm. p. -592.|
|LC Card Number||08-23279|
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| ||WRHS Research Library: E 99 D343 H3 Vault Oversize|
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