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Encounter with Indians near Fort Pitt...
Item # 664421
October 27, 1764
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 27, 1764
* Early Native Americans - Indians
* Fort Pitt (Pennsylvania)
An inside page begins with a half column report headed: "America", one item noting: "...Col. Reid marched from hence with a large convoy for Fort Pitt; and we hear he arrived at Stony Creek the 23rd..." Also a details report of Reid's convoy being intercepted by Indians near the "...foot of the Allegheny Mountain, they saw some Indians who fired on them...saw Isaac Stimble, killed & scalped on the road neaer Ourray Bridge & perceived the tracks of savages..." with more.
Eight pages, 8 by 11 inches, great condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's