The Resource A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned, by George [i.e., Gilbert] Imlay ; To which are added, The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and, An essay towards the topography and natural history of that important country / John Filson, (electronic resource)

A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned, by George [i.e., Gilbert] Imlay ; To which are added, The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and, An essay towards the topography and natural history of that important country / John Filson, (electronic resource)

Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned
Title
A topographical description of the western territory of North America
Title remainder
containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned
Statement of responsibility
by George [i.e., Gilbert] Imlay ; To which are added, The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and, An essay towards the topography and natural history of that important country / John Filson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ResP
Citation location within source
CTRG04-B932
Citation source
RLIN
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1754?-1828?
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Imlay, Gilbert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
ca. 1747-1788
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  • Filson, John
  • United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Indians of North America
  • Piankashaw Indians
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Ohio River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Genesee River Region (Pa. and N.Y.)
  • Kentucky
  • Public lands
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned, by George [i.e., Gilbert] Imlay ; To which are added, The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and, An essay towards the topography and natural history of that important country / John Filson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/Sabin?af=RN&ae=CY103126495&srchtp=a&ste=14&q=univmanitoba
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "To which is added, I. The adventures of Col. Daniel Boon, one of the first settlers, comprehending every important occurrence in the political history of that province. II. The minutes of the Piankashaw Council, held at Post St. Vincent's, April 15, 1784. III. An account of the Indian nations inhabiting within the limits of the thirteen United States, their manners and customs, and reflections on their origin."
  • "Report of the Secretary of State to the President of the United States, of the quantity and situation of the lands not claimed by the Indians, nor granted to, nor claimed by any citizens, within the territory of the United States ... Nov. 10, 1791": p. [417]-17 (i.e., 433)
  • First ed., London, 1792
  • Filson work has separate t.-p with imprint of 1784. "Report of the Secretary of State" has separate t.-p
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original from Huntington Library
  • Sabin no. 84355
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • with considerable additions.
Extent
xvi p., 17 (i.e., 433), [22] p., [4] leaves of plates
Form of item
electronic
Note
Library's copy imperfect: half-title page torn at upper margins; some stained pages.
Other physical details
2 fold. maps , fold. plan, fold. table
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CStRLIN)CTRG04-B932
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned, by George [i.e., Gilbert] Imlay ; To which are added, The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky, and, An essay towards the topography and natural history of that important country / John Filson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/Sabin?af=RN&ae=CY103126495&srchtp=a&ste=14&q=univmanitoba
Publication
Note
  • "To which is added, I. The adventures of Col. Daniel Boon, one of the first settlers, comprehending every important occurrence in the political history of that province. II. The minutes of the Piankashaw Council, held at Post St. Vincent's, April 15, 1784. III. An account of the Indian nations inhabiting within the limits of the thirteen United States, their manners and customs, and reflections on their origin."
  • "Report of the Secretary of State to the President of the United States, of the quantity and situation of the lands not claimed by the Indians, nor granted to, nor claimed by any citizens, within the territory of the United States ... Nov. 10, 1791": p. [417]-17 (i.e., 433)
  • First ed., London, 1792
  • Filson work has separate t.-p with imprint of 1784. "Report of the Secretary of State" has separate t.-p
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original from Huntington Library
  • Sabin no. 84355
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • with considerable additions.
Extent
xvi p., 17 (i.e., 433), [22] p., [4] leaves of plates
Form of item
electronic
Note
Library's copy imperfect: half-title page torn at upper margins; some stained pages.
Other physical details
2 fold. maps , fold. plan, fold. table
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CStRLIN)CTRG04-B932

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