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General, 20th century newspaper articles describing events in the 1750s.

 File — Container: RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 1

Scope and Contents

This file contains a Lexington Gazette article describing a general history of Native American presence and conflict in Rockbridge County, an article on a Shawnee raid on cabins located on Purgatory Creek, and a manuscript chapter recounting a settler's child being kidnapped by Native Americans.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 20th century newspaper articles describing events in the 1750s.

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 10 Files (Folders 1-10, RHS-Coll #0060-0076)

Language of Materials

English

Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA