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Indian captivities

Samuel G. Drake

Indian captivities

or, Life in the wigwam; being true narratives of captives who have been carried away by the Indians, from the frontier settlements of the United States, from the earliest period to the present time.

by Samuel G. Drake

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Published by Miller, Orton & Mulligan in New York, Auburn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Indian captivities.,
    • Captivity narratives -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Samuel G. Drake ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE81 .F96
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 367 p.
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6612701M
      LC Control Number18023429
      OCLC/WorldCa2177948

      An Account of the Remarkable Occurrences in the Life and Travels of Col. James Smith, During His Captivity with the Indians, in the Years , '56, '57, '58, & ' Description: The Deering Collection of Indian Captivities is comprised of a bibliography, together with ethnographic and historical summaries and extracts, of the collection of Indian captivities of the late Frank Cutter Deering of Saco, Maine, in the keeping of Joseph G. Deering of Biddeford, Maine, prepared under grants from the Wenner-Gren Foundation and the American .

      A Fate Worse Than Death: Indian Captivities in the West, by Gregory and Susan Michno, Caxton Press, Caldwell, Idaho, , $ If you were Wild West Book Review: A Fate Worse Than Death. Colonel James Smith's life among the Delawares, Father Bressani's captivity among the Iroquois, Captivity of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson among the Indians of Massachusetts, Capture and escape of Mercy Harbison, Topic: Indian captivities -- .

      Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag Indian attacks and captivities in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia from the Pennsylvania gazette , , , with an index of persons and places Saved in. Books by John Frost Heroes and Hunters of the West: Comprising Sketches and Adventures of Boone, Kenton, Brady, Logan, Whetzel, Fleehart, Hughes, Johnston Frost's Pictorial History of Indian Wars and Captivities, from the Earliest Record of American History to the Present Time. John Frost. from: $


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Indian captivities by Samuel G. Drake Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book, the result of that research, is the most extensive collection ever assembled of what it was like to be an Indian captive in the West.

Covering captivities in virtually all regions of the West, with special emphasis on Texas, A Fate Worse Than Death is both a record of human brutality and a testament to the durability of the human spirit/5(61). The book Indian Captive takes place during the French and Indian War aroundWhen Molly was captured.

In this war the Senecas were on the French side and they were fighting against the British. Molly was captured to replace a young boy who was killed by the British.

She was just one of the many children captured by the Senecas as Cited by: Filed under: Indian captivities -- Early works to An Account of the Captivity of Elizabeth Hanson, Now or Late of Kachecky, in New-England: Who, With Four of Her Children and Servant-maid, Was Taken Captive By the Indians, and Carried Into Canada (London: Printed and sold by Samuel Clark.

The history of Philip's war, commonly called the great Indian war, of and Also available in digital form. Contributor: Drake, Samuel Gardner - Church, Thomas.

Gregory and Susan Michno spent years collecting, sorting and checking facts from scores of military and newspaper reports, family histories and interviews with people captured by Indians.

This book, the result of that research, is the most extensive collection ever assembled of what it was like to be an Indian captive in the West/5. Indian captivities, or, Life in the wigwam: being true narratives of captives who have been carried away by the Indians; Samuel Gardner Drake; Unknown Binding (Hard to Find) Indian Captivity: A True Narrative of the Capture of the Rev.

O.M. Spencer by the Indians in the Neighborhood of Cincinnati (Indian Captivities No 53 ; Oliver M. Spencer. Indian captivities works Search for books with subject Indian captivities. Search. Read. Borrow. New travels to the westward, or, unknown parts of America Alonso Decalves Not In Library.

Borrow. French and Indian War,Colonial period, ca. The novel, Indian Captive, begins when Mary Jemison is taken prisoner by attacking warriors from the Seneca tribe of the Iroquois Indians.

She is forced to live with the Seneca people. The custom of their tribe says that in the event of the death of a tribe member at the hands of an enemy, the tribe. Image 15 of Indian captivities; INDIAN CAPTIVITIES NARRATIVE OF THE CAPTIVITY OF JOHN ORTIZ, A SPANIARD, WHO WAS ELEVEN YEARS A PRISONER AMONG THE INDIANS OF FLORIDA.

In the year Pamphilo de Narvaez, with a commission. Filed under: Indian captivities -- Maine -- Early works to Memoirs of Odd Adventures, Strange Deliverances, &c. in the Captivity of John Gyles, Esq., Commander of the Garrison on St. George's River (), by John Gyles (multiple formats at ). A genre of American literature has been the Indian captivity narrative.

In these stories, it's usually women who are kidnapped and held captive by American Indians. And the women who are taken captive are white women—women of European descent.

Indian captivities: or, Life in the wigwam; being true narratives of captives who have been carried away by the Indians, from the frontier settlements of the United States, from the earliest period to the present timeDerby, Orton & Mulligan. This book contains true stories of the horror, hardship, bloody warfare, torture and loss of loved ones that the early pioneer settlers on the frontier endured during undoubtedly the most terrifying and trying time in the history of our country.

These stories were gathered by the author Samuel G. Drake and published back in Brand: Badgley Publishing Company. Narrative of the Captivity of Quintin Stockwell – Indian Captivities Quintin Stockwell, Who was taken at Deerfield, in Massachusetts, by a Party of Inland Indians, in the Year ; Communicated in his own Words, and Originally Published by the Eminent Dr.

Increase Mather, in. The captivity of Mary Draper Inglis (Ingles) is a third person account of her captivity and eventual escape. Mary was captured by Shawnee Indians along with her two sons, and sister-in-law from Draper’s Meadow in She eventually made her escape, along with another dutch woman, a few months later.

This is her story. The Paperback of the Fate Worse Than Death: Indian Captivities in the West, by Gregory Michno, Susan Michno | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Due to COVID, orders may be : Caxton Press.

Genre of accounts by survivors The Abduction of Daniel Boone's Daughter by the Indians, Charles Ferdinand Wimar, Captivity narratives are usually stories of people captured by enemies whom they consider uncivilized, or whose beliefs and customs they oppose.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Drake, Samuel G., Indian captivities. New York: Garland Pub., (OCoLC) Document Type. Indian Captivities, or Life in the Wigwam: Being True Narratives of Captives Who Have Been Carried Away by the Indians, From the Frontier Settlements Period to the Present Time (Classic Reprint) The Fast Free ShippingSeller Rating: % positive.

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Great read, this book certainly puts into perspective the sheer volume of white captives taken by the various tribes of the west, especially in Texas. A Fate Worse Than Death: Indian Captivities in the West, Gregory Michno, Susan Michno No preview available - A Fate Worse Than Death: Indian Captivities in the West, 4/5(4).Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spencer, Oliver M., Indian captivity.

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