Early History Of The Disciples In The Western Reserve Ohio

Early History of the Disciples in the Western Reserve  Ohio PDF
Author: Amos Sutton Hayden
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Languages : un
Pages : 476

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Early History Of The Disciples In The Western Reserve Ohio

by Amos Sutton Hayden, Early History Of The Disciples In The Western Reserve Ohio Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Early History Of The Disciples In The Western Reserve Ohio books, The Reserve encompassed all of the following Ohio counties: Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Erie and Huron (see Firelands), Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Trumbull; and portions of Ashland, Mahoning, Ottawa, Summit, and Wayne. The name Ohio Western Reserve refers part of the Northwest Territory, formerly known as the Connecticut Western Reserve, a tract of land in northeastern Ohio reserved by the state of Connecticut when it ceded its claims to western lands to the federal government in 1786.



Visions Of The Western Reserve

Visions of the Western Reserve PDF
Author: Robert Anthony Wheeler
Publisher: Ohio State University Press
ISBN: 9780814208274
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 389

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Visions Of The Western Reserve

by Robert Anthony Wheeler, Visions Of The Western Reserve Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Visions Of The Western Reserve books, This collection of primary source documents traces the evolution of Ohio's Western Reserve from the early days of exploration to the eve of the Civil War. The documents, which come from the archives of the Western Reserve Historical Society, encompass a range of voices belonging to the men, women, and children who explored, visited, or lived in northeastern Ohio before the Civil War. The documents range from an Indian captivity narrative to narratives of exploration to record, left by a missionary to a young girl's remarkable record of growing up on the "frontier" to accounts by immigrants of life in a new world. The collection begins with Benjamin Franklin's 1755 statement about the importance of the land we know as Ohio and ends in 1860 with African American John Malvin's comments on race and history in the region. Robert A. Wheeler provides a general introduction to the volume as a whole, plus introductions to each of the four chronological sections. In addition, he presents historical and biographical information for each document included in the collection. This is a wonderful history of Ohio's formative years, but it is also a first-rate history of the movement westward in the decades between the Revolution and the Civil War.



The Western Reserve

The Western Reserve PDF
Author: Harlan Hatcher
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Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 327

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The Western Reserve

by Harlan Hatcher, The Western Reserve Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Western Reserve books,