Studies of the Niagara Frontier (Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Volume XV)

By: Severance, Frank H.

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No jacket. Binding repaired, top page ridge lightly foxed, ink name on second blank. 1911 Hard Cover. 437 pp. Blue boards. Deckled edge. CONTENTS: A Familiar Foreword; Early Literature of the Niagara Region; Nineteenth Century Visitors Who Wrote Books; The Niagara Region in Fiction; A Dreamer at Niagara: Chateaubriand in America; The Niagara in Art; John Vanderlyn's Visit to Niagara in 1802; The Niagara in Science; Two Early Visitors; Historical Associations of Buffalo; From Indian Runner to Telephone; Some Thanksgiving Contrasts; On the Niagara Frontier with Harriet Martineau; History that Isn't So; Narratives of Eighteenth Century Visitors to Niagara; Appendix: Officers of the Society - List of Presidents of the Society - Proceedings, Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting - In Memoriam, William Pryor Letchworth - Index; Maps and Diagrams: Diagram of Nineteenth Century Travel - Crevecoeur's Map of the Niagara - Capt. Eny's Sketch of the Falls.

Title: Studies of the Niagara Frontier (Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Volume XV)

Author: Severance, Frank H.

Categories: New York, American, Americana,

Publisher: Buffalo Historical Society: 1911

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2294659

Keywords: BUFFALO HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEW YORK LOCAL REGIONAL NIAGARA FRONTIER AMERICANA AMERICAN HISTORY,