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A narrative of an extraordinary escape out of the hands of the Indians

Gamaliel Smethurst

A narrative of an extraordinary escape out of the hands of the Indians

in the Gulph of St. Lawrence; interspersed with a description of the coast, ... also, a providential escape after a shipwreck, ... likewise, a plan for reconciling the differences between Great Britain and her colonies. By Gamaliel Smethurst, ...

by Gamaliel Smethurst

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Published by printed for the author; and sold by J. Bew, and A. Grant in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1274, no. 12.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[3],vi-48p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16878933M

Book: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Author: Frederick Douglass, ?–95 First published: The original book is in the public domain in the United States and in most, if not all, other countries as well. Readers outside the United States should check their own countries’File Size: KB. Frontier: the word carries the inevitable scent of the West. But before Custer or Lewis and Clark, before the first Conestoga wagons rumbled across the Plains, it was the East that marked the frontier - the boundary between complex Native cultures and the first colonizing is the older, wilder, darker history of a time when the land between the Atlantic and the Appalachians was.

At the same time, the Indians wounded Joseph Crockett, a brother to my father, by a ball, which broke his arm; and took James a prisoner, who was still a younger brother than Joseph, and who, from natural defects, was less able to make his escape, as he was both deaf and dumb. He remained with them for seventeen years and nine months, when he. James Smith, pioneer, was born in Franklin county, Pennsylvania, in When he was eighteen years of age he was captured by the Indians, was adopted into one of their tribes, and lived with them as one of themselves until his escape in He became a lieutenant under General Bouquet during the expedition against the Ohio Indians in , and was captain of a company of rangers in Lord.

  This is from Gamaliel Smethurst’s, A Narrative of an Extraordinary Escape Out of the Hands of the Indians in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, published in London in and edited and re-printed by W.F. Ganong in the Collections of the New Brunswick Historical Society,   Elsa!” calls out Dr Prakash Amte, sliding open the gate to her den. At the sound of his voice, a five-year-old leopard pounces out, eyes shining, powerful muscles rippling under her gleaming fur, a deep, low purr rumbling from her chest. The year-old breaks into the fond smile of a parent as Elsa paces around the enclosure, eyeing us briefly.


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John, in said Gulph ; with an Account of the Fisheries round that Island. likewise, a plan for reconciling. This map of the area near Caraquet was drawn up by W.F. Ganong to illustrate his book about the travels of Gamaliel Smethurst.

A Narrative of an Extraordinary Escape: Out of the Hands of the Indians, in the Gulph of St. Lawrence By Gamaliel Smethurst, William Francis Ganong, New Brunswick Historical Society.

Gamaliel Smethurst (April 9, – J ) was a New England Planter who wrote one of the rare captivity narratives from Nova Scotia and eventually became a politician in Nova represented Cumberland County in the Legislative Assembly of Nova Scotia from to He was born in Marblehead, Massachusetts, the son of Captain Joseph Smethurst and Tabitha Skinner.

American Indian captivity narratives, accounts of men and women of European descent who were captured by Native Americans, were popular in both America and Europe from the 17th century until the close of the United States frontier late in the 19th century.

Mary Rowlandson's memoir, A Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson, () is a classic example of the genre. to illustrate his book about the travels of Gamaliel Smethurst. A Narrative of an Extraordinary Escape: Out of the Hands of the Indians, in the Gulph of St.

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