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The Resource Westward into Kentucky : the narrative of Daniel Trabue, edited by Chester Raymond Young ; with a new foreword by Daniel Blake Smith

Westward into Kentucky : the narrative of Daniel Trabue, edited by Chester Raymond Young ; with a new foreword by Daniel Blake Smith

Label
Westward into Kentucky : the narrative of Daniel Trabue
Title
Westward into Kentucky
Title remainder
the narrative of Daniel Trabue
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chester Raymond Young ; with a new foreword by Daniel Blake Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his youth Daniel Trabue (1760--1840) served as a Virginia soldier in the Revolutionary War. After three years of service on the Kentucky frontier, he returned home to participate as a sutler in the Yorktown campaign. Following the war he settled in the Piedmont, but by 1785 his yearning to return westward led him to take his family to Kentucky, where they settled for a few years in the upper Green River country. He recorded his narrative in 1827, in the town of Columbia, of which he was a founder. A keen observer of people and events, Trabue captures experiences of everyday life in both the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1760-1840
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trabue, Daniel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Young, Chester Raymond
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trabue, Daniel
  • Trabue, Daniel
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Kentucky
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Kentucky
  • Virginia
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Travel
  • Kentucky
  • United States
  • Virginia
Label
Westward into Kentucky : the narrative of Daniel Trabue, edited by Chester Raymond Young ; with a new foreword by Daniel Blake Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Introduction; The Narrative of Daniel Trabue; 1. The Huguenot Heritage; 2. A Martial Introduction to the Kentucky Wilderness; 3. Disruptive Indian Incursions; 4. The ""Big Siege"" of Boones borough; 5. The ""Hard Winter"" of1779-1780; 6. The Captivity and Escape of Two Trabue Brothers; 7. Militia Service in Old Virginia; 8. Wartime Stress on Civilian Life; 9. Yorktown and War's End; 10. The Separate Baptists of Revolutionary Virginia; 11. Postwar Conditions in Trans-Appalachia; 12. Violence on the Kentucky Frontier; Notes
  • Bibliographical EssayIndex; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W
Control code
ocn900344746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149264
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129g3qb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344746
Label
Westward into Kentucky : the narrative of Daniel Trabue, edited by Chester Raymond Young ; with a new foreword by Daniel Blake Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Introduction; The Narrative of Daniel Trabue; 1. The Huguenot Heritage; 2. A Martial Introduction to the Kentucky Wilderness; 3. Disruptive Indian Incursions; 4. The ""Big Siege"" of Boones borough; 5. The ""Hard Winter"" of1779-1780; 6. The Captivity and Escape of Two Trabue Brothers; 7. Militia Service in Old Virginia; 8. Wartime Stress on Civilian Life; 9. Yorktown and War's End; 10. The Separate Baptists of Revolutionary Virginia; 11. Postwar Conditions in Trans-Appalachia; 12. Violence on the Kentucky Frontier; Notes
  • Bibliographical EssayIndex; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W
Control code
ocn900344746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149264
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129g3qb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344746

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