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Indian Wars of the West

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"Containing biographical sketches of those pioneers who headed the western settlers in repelling the attacks of the savages, together with a view of the character, manners, monuments, and antiquities of the western Indians."

Letters from the West

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Containing sketches of scenery, manners, and customs, and anecdotes connected with the first settlements of the western sections of the United States.

Letters from the South and West

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Contains observations on the first settlers of Kentucky as well as their cabins, crops, animals and customs.

Memoir, correspondence, and miscellanies, from the papers of Thomas Jefferson, vol. 1.

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Includes two letters which Jefferson wrote to John Randolph in 1775 at the commencement of the Revolution, and a letter written by George Rogers Clark to the governor of Virginia in 1779, describing the warfare along the frontier.

Observations on the North-American land company, 1796

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Observations on the North-American land-company, contains an illustration of the object of the company's plan, the articles of association, with a succinct account of the states wherein their lands lie: to which are added, remarks on American lands…

Acts passed at a General Assembly in Richmond, 1 May 1780

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Many of the acts pertain to the Revolution, including acts to provision a militia for the relief of South Carolina, to punish desertion, to provide better wages for those guarding the frontier against Native American attacks, to establish the town of…