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A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison

James E. Seaver

A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison

by James E. Seaver

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman, OK .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Jemison, Mary, 1743-1833.,
    • Seneca Indians -- History.,
    • Pioneers -- Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- Biography.,
    • Indian captivities -- Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.),
    • Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames E. Seaver ; with an introduction by June Namias.
      ContributionsNamias, June.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE83.J46 S42 1992
      The Physical Object
      FormatPaperback
      Paginationxiii, 192 p. ;
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1566808M
      ISBN 100806123818
      LC Control Number91050871

      Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. May 23,  · A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison James E. Seaver. History/Biographies; ratings. Book Overview: Mrs. Mary Jemison was taken by the Indians, in the year , when only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amongst them to the present time. In this very slender book, first published in , Mary Jemison /5().

      A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James E Seaver starting at $ A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison has 26 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1). In , fifteen-year-old Mary Jemison and her family were captured near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by a Shawnee and French raiding party. Shortly thereafter, her family was killed; she was turned over to a Seneca family, adopted by them, and four years later taken to their western New York homeland--where, by choice, she spent the rest of her life as an Iroquois wife, mother, and landed 1/5(1).

      A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James E Seaver starting at $ A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison has 28 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1). A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James Seaver is one of the best Indian captivity narratives ever written. In April , the Jemison settlement, about eight miles west of Gettysburg, PA, was attacked by a raiding party of French and Shawnee Indians.


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Book Summary: The title of this book is A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison and it was written by James E. Seaver, June Namias (Editor). This particular edition is in a Paperback format.

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