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A journey to Ohio in 1810 as recorded in the journal of Margaret Van Horn Dwight

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Published by Yale university press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlantic States,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Ohio
    • Subjects:
    • Atlantic States -- Description and travel,
    • Pennsylvania -- Description and travel,
    • Ohio -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited with an introduction by Max Farrand.
      SeriesYale historical publications.
      ContributionsFarrand, Max, 1869-1945.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF106 .B434
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 1 l., 64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6680095M
      LC Control Number25015909

      Nash's Inn. The software we use sometimes flags "false positives" -- that is, blocks that should not have occurred. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the worldand other notations in the work. Miss W. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations.

      There are many readers, however, with enough human interest to wish to know who Rosalind really was, and to be assured that she "married and lived happily ever after. I think I will never condemn a whole race again- I can now, even believe it possible to find a clever Dutchman in Pennsylvania. Bell, whom she married, December 17,a year after her arrival. The family genealogy formally records that Margaret Dwight Bell became the mother of thirteen children, that she died on October 9,and that she was "a lady of remarkable sweetness and excellence, and devotedly religious.

      I would be curious to read other documents on the journey in order to compare the descriptions and hardships reported. It was doubtless there that she met Mr. The present journal is complete in itself, and it is such a perfect gem, that it seems a pity to mar its beauty by giving it any but the simplest setting. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.


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A journey to Ohio in 1810 as recorded in the journal of Margaret Van Horn Dwight by Margaret Van Horn Dwight Download PDF Ebook

It's a curious thing, sitting inside an electrically heated and cooled space, near refrigerated food, and right down the road from a multitude of grocery stores, inreading a two-hundred and five year old journal written by a twenty year old woman as she traveled the country with her family through the wild countryside in a A journey to Ohio in 1810 as recorded in the journal of Margaret Van Horn Dwight book.

Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the worldand other notations in the work. As such, this won't be so much of a review, which wouldn't be very fair to the author, as it will be a few comments on the journal itself.

Gals where are you going? Miss W. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity individual or corporate has a copyright on the body of the work.

This block will remain in place until legal guidance changes. This book may not be reproduced, in whole or in part, in any form except by reviewers for the public presswithout written permission from the publishers.

Well I don't know- they say there's wild Indians there! Because of this Margaret was raised in a very religious home, which bleeds through in her journal entries.

This is of less importance from the fact that two independent copies had been made. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. It was doubtless there that she met Mr. As a historical document it's incredibly valuable --a first hand recording of a family's journey over six-hundred miles creates a very personal link between the writer, the reader, and the history, especially with the somewhat personal nature of Margaret's entries.

Margaret would eventually succeed on her journey, meet her husband in Warren, marry, and have thirteen children. Max Farrand. It has been well cared for and is in excellent condition, except that the first two pages are missing. Mrs W has left an aged father in the last stages of consumption, that was a sufficient excuse for silence on her part.

The present journal is complete in itself, and it is such a perfect gem, that it seems a pity to mar its beauty by giving it any but the simplest setting. Most recently updated: January 28, The death of her grandmother, February 7,was the occasion of her going to live in New Haven in the family of her aunt, Elizabeth Dwight, who had married William Walton Woolsey, and whose son was President Theodore Woolsey.

The software we use sometimes flags "false positives" -- that is, blocks that should not have occurred. It's somewhat interesting reading about her descriptions of the various taverns, private residences, and towns she stays in along the way, though it's heavily saturated by her lively descriptions of how dirty the blankets and pillows are, and how much racket and noise the unpleasant company of Dutch are making while she attempts to write.

For more information about the German court case, and the reason for blocking all of Germany rather than single items, visit PGLAF's information page about the German lawsuit.

The death of her father inand the subsequent marriage of her mother, was probably the reason for Margaret Dwight being taken by her grandmother, Mary Edwards Dwight, a daughter of Jonathan Edwards, who trained her as her own child in her family in Northampton.

The present journal is complete in itself, and it is such a perfect gem, that it seems a pity to mar its beauty by giving it any but the simplest setting. Shall I commence my journal, my dear Elizabeth, with a description of the pain I felt at taking leave of all my friends, or shall I leave you to imagine?

With her father's death in she went to live with her grandmother, who was the daughter of renown Christian preacher and revivalist Jonathan Edwards. As I said previously, this is an interesting historical document, and a window into the life of a young woman who is on a, very likely terrifying, journey over six-hundred miles to a new home after having left all she knows behind.

Trying a different Web browser might help. Bell, whom she married, December 17,a year after her arrival. William Bell, Jr.

A Journey to Ohio in 1810 As Recorded in the Journal of Margaret van Horn Dwight

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