Chicago and the Old Northwest, 1673-1835 by Milo Milton Quaife

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Author Quaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959
LoC No. 13022481
Title Chicago and the Old Northwest, 1673-1835
A study of the evolution of the northwestern frontier, together with a history of Fort Dearborn
Original Publication United States: The University of Chicago Press,1913.
Contents The Chicago portage -- Chicago in the seventeenth century -- The Fox wars: a half-century of conflict -- Chicago in the revolution -- The fight for the Northwest -- The founding of Fort Dearborn -- Nine years of garrison life -- The Indian utopia -- The outbreak of war -- The battle and defeat -- The fate of the survivors -- The new Fort Dearborn -- The Indian trade -- War and the plague -- The vanishing of the red man.
Credits Tom Cosmas compiled from materials generously provided by The Internet Archive and are placed in the Public Domain.
Language English
LoC Class F516: United States local history: Ohio River and Valley.
Subject Northwest, Old -- History
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- Northwest, Old
Subject Fort Dearborn Massacre, Chicago, Ill., 1812
Subject Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- To 1875
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois -- Chicago
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EBook-No. 69274
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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