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The Resource Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia : across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition, edited, with notes, by J.M. Toner

Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia : across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition, edited, with notes, by J.M. Toner

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Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia : across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition
Title
Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia
Title remainder
across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition
Statement of responsibility
edited, with notes, by J.M. Toner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
UMI
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1732-1799
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Washington, George
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1825-1896
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Toner, Joseph M.
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  • Washington's Expedition to the Ohio, 2nd, 1754
  • Fort Necessity, Battle of, Pa., 1754
  • Washington, George
  • United States
Label
Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia : across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition, edited, with notes, by J.M. Toner
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Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original in the Sutro Library
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safety base polyester
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microfiche
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he
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rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20253145
Dimensions
  • 4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
  • 105mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
273 pages
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
  • service copy
  • printing master
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microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
h
Other physical details
maps
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  • positive
  • negative
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normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
  • microfiche
  • other
Stock number
CL0086000077
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn649707887
  • (OCoLC)649707887
Label
Journal of Colonel George Washington, commanding a detachment of Virginia troops, sent by Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant-governor of Virginia : across the Alleghany Mountains, in 1754, to build forts at the head of the Ohio : it comprises the history of marches, campings and events, a skirmish with the French, and the death of their leader, De Jumonville : the journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French : a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original : to complete the history of the expedition, an appendix is added in the form of a diary, supplying an account of the battle of the Great Meadows and the capitulation of Fort Necessity, the retreat of the army, with copies of original muster and pay rolls of the Virginia regiment, and other documents connected with this expedition, edited, with notes, by J.M. Toner
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Reproduction of original in the Sutro Library
Base of film
safety base polyester
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier category code
he
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20253145
Dimensions
  • 4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
  • 105mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
273 pages
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
  • service copy
  • printing master
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
h
Other physical details
maps
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
  • microfiche
  • other
Stock number
CL0086000077
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn649707887
  • (OCoLC)649707887

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