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Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania

Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania

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Published by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Public Instruction, Pennsylvania Historical Commission in Harrisburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by the Pennsylvania Historical Survey (Frontier Forts and Trails Survey), Division of Community Service Programs, Work Projects Administration ; edited by Sylvester K. Stevens and Donald H. Kent.
      ContributionsStevens, Sylvester Kirby, 1904-, Kent, Donald H., Pennsylvania Historical Survey., Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF152 .F87
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 342 p., 8 leaves of plates (1 folded) :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6430095M
      LC Control Number41052905
      OCLC/WorldCa484857

      Pennsylvania, birthplace of a nation by Sylvester Kirby Stevens (Book) 10 editions published Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania by Frontier Forts and Trails Survey (Book) 9 editions published. The Allegheny National Forest in northwestern Pennsylvania covers , acres and is nationally known for its many established hiking trails. This guide covers 50 dayhikes and 5 backpacking trails in and around the region, with information on what to pack, time to allow, trailhead locations, and major vistas and points of interest along the way.

        My fascination with remote wilderness living started around By , I was living in a log cabin on 30 acres which were landlocked within acres belonging to a Zen monastery. Though we were not part of the monastery, their quiet acreage which was essentially a . Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania Sylvester K. Stevens and Donald H. Kent () The wilderness of northwestern Pennsylvania was the scene of events that had great significance on the history of both the state and the nation. It was here that the legions of France buried their leaden plates, erected their forts, and staked out.

      Hiking the Allegheny National Forest Exploring the Wilderness of Northwestern Pennsylvania by Jeff Mitchell and Publisher Stackpole Books (NBN). Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: , The print version of this textbook is .   From the rear cover of this page book: "Jeff Mitchell has clearly explored every inch of the Alllegheny National Forest. This is the most comprehensive guide ever compiled on the forest, taking your to sheer rimrock overlooks, through lush open meadows, and deep inside old growth forests/5(6).


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Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania [Sylvestor Stevens and Donald Kent] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Northwestern Pennsylvania wilderness was once the scene of many events that had great significance on the history of Pennsylvania and the nation.

Here it was that the legions of France buried their leaden platesAuthor: Sylvestor Stevens and Donald Kent. Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania: by Sylvester K Stevens and Donald H Kent: $ This book is a selection of primary sources (particularly letters) describing the happenings during the years in Northwestern Pennsylvania and gives much credible evidence on the region's connection to the making of America.

This book is not meant as a history of the region but. Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania. Harrisburg: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Public Instruction, Pennsylvania Historical Commission, (OCoLC) Online version: Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania.

The Northwestern Pennsylvania wilderness was once the scene of many events that had great significance on the history of Pennsylvania and the nation. Here it was that the legions of France buried their leaden plates, erected their forts and staked out a claim to the continent of North America.

It wa. Stevens, Sylvester K. & Kent, Donald H. Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania. (Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Historical Commission, ) Quarto. xix, pages with 8 illustrations. Softcover. Bound in blue wraps printed in black. Condition: Good only.

Spine is sunned with a border around the front cover of sunning. Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania. View this item. Title ; Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania Pennsylvania--History--Colonial period, ca.

Sources ; Geographic Subjects ; Pennsylvania ; Language ; eng fre ; Contributor ; University of Pittsburgh; Collection ; Historic Pittsburgh Book. Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania.

Prepared by the Pennsylvania Historical Survey (Frontier Forts and Trails Survey) Division of Community Service Programs, Work Projects Administration. Edited by Sylvester K. Stevens and Donald H. Kent by Frontier Forts and Trails Survey. George Croghan (c.

– Aug ) was an Irish-born fur trader in the Ohio Country of North America (current United States) who became a key early figure in the region. In he was appointed to the Iroquois' Onondaga Council and remained so until he was banished from the frontier in during the American Revolutionary War.

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Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania. Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania This book chronicles, through letters and other documents, the French and British occupation of Northwestern Pennsylvania, their dealings with the Indian tribes and the eventual Indian uprisings.

A Pioneer Outline History of Northwestern Pennsylvania A Pioneer Outline History of Northwestern Pennsylvania: Embracing the Counties of Tioga, Potter, McKean, Warren, Crawford, Venango, Forest, Clarion, Elk, Jefferson, Cameron, Butler, Lawrence, and Mercer, Also a Pioneer Sketch of the Cities of Allegheny, Beaver, Du Bois, and Towanda.

Details about Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania- Stevens & Kent, +XLNT. Childrens Books Phonics Set First Little Kindergarten Grade Homeschool Lot $ $ Wilderness Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania ~ Stevens & Kent ~ Seller Rating: % positive.

Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania Responsibility prepared by the Pennsylvania Historical Survey (Frontier Forts and Trails Survey), Division of Community Service Programs, Work Projects Administration ; edited by Sylvester K.

Stevens and Donald H. Kent. The Allegheny National Forest in northwestern Pennsylvania coversacres and is nationally known for its many established hiking trails. This guide covers 50 dayhikes and 5 backpacking trails in and around the region, with information on what to pack, time to allow, trailhead locations, and major vistas and points of interest along the way.5/5(1).

Prepared by Pennsylvania Historical Survey (Frontier Forts and Trails Survey), Division of Community Service Programs, Work Projects Administration ; edited by Sylvester K.

Stevens and Donald H. Kent: Partly translated from French: Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index: Pennsylvania history on microfilm. Nestled in the rugged wilderness of northwestern Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region is comprised of Jefferson, Elk, Clarion, Forest, and Cameron counties—each packed with an.

They were slain with the 3 Canadians a little this side of the height of land, by 20 Englishmen or savages lying in Ambush, who fired point blank at them” (marquis de Vaudreuil to the Minister, in Stevens and Kent, Wilderness Chronicle of Northwestern Pennsylvania description begins Sylvester K.

Stevens and Donald H. Kent, eds. Wilderness. Wilderness of Northwestern Pennsylvania book review by Chris Lareau For the million hikers who come to our woods every year, choosing a trail might be a burdensome process, even if you grew up here like I did.

Instead of wandering around in the forest, readers of Jeff Mitchell's new book can easily pick and choose at their leisure, ahead of time. Hiking the Endless Mountains: Exploring the Wilderness of Northeastern Pennsylvania Jeff Mitchell. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition.

$ Hiking Pennsylvania: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hikes (State Hiking Guides Series) John L. Young. out of 5 stars Reviews:. The volume edited by Stevens and Kent (p. ) is Wilderness (not Western) Chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania. Everett's article (p. ), apparently not cited, is derivative as well as secondary.

Hamilton's work (p. ) is a published source rather than secondary material. Some outdating is apparent: The Pennsylvania Archives have not.Wilderness chronicles of Northwestern Pennsylvania / By Sylvester Kirby Stevens, Donald H.

Kent and Frontier Forts and Trails Survey Publisher: Harrisburg: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Dept. of Public Instruction, Pennsylvania Historical Commission, Year: OAI identifier: oai::MIU--source: "Hiking The Allegheny National Forest, Exploring the Wilderness of Northwestern Pennsylvania," by Jeff Mitchell, Stackpole Books,p.

3. About the Allegheny National Recreation Area: Camping in and around The Allegheny National Forest.