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Published by The Library in [Fort Wayne, Ind.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pigeon Roost Massacre, 1812,
  • Scott County (Ind.) -- History,
  • United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Campaigns

Book details:

Edition Notes

Two accounts of the massacre, originally published in the Indiana State Sentinel of January 24, 1853, and the History of Indiana (1859), by John Dillon, pp. 492-94

Statementprepared by the staff of the Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County
ContributionsPublic Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15006578M

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