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A journal kept during the siege of Fort William Henry, August, 1757

by I. Minis Hays

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fort William Henry (N.Y.) -- Capture, 1757,
  • Fort William Henry (N.Y.) -- Prise, 1757

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby I. Minis Hays.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 05525, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 05525
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (9 fr.).
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23288382M
    ISBN 100665055250

    Fort William Henry was a British fort at the southern end of Lake George, in the province of New is the site of notorious atrocities committed by the Huron tribes against the surrendered British and provincial troops following a successful French siege in That event was portrayed in James Fenimore Cooper's novel The Last of the Mohicans.   The Siege of Fort William Henry was conducted in August by French General Louis-Joseph de Montcalm against the British-held Fort William Henry. The fort.

    Narratives of the French and Indian War: 3—The Capture of Fort Duquesne, Commissary Wilson’s Orderly Book. Fort Duquesne and Fort Pitt, A Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry, August, , Braddock Ballads.   Unfortunately, mistakes sometimes happen, and two were noted. In the case of the siege of Fort William Henry (August ), during the French and Indian War, it is misplaced between the March, , attack on Fort Bull (one of the rather obscure events) and the various listed events of .

    The Siege of Fort William Henry was conducted in August by French General Louis-Joseph de Montcalm against the British-held Fort William fort, located at the southern end of Lake George, on the frontier between the British Province of New York and the French Province of Canada, was garrisoned by a poorly supported force of British regulars and provincial militia led by.   Fort William Henry – A battle, two sieges and bloody massacre (Campaign Book ) - Kindle edition by Castle, Ian, Turner, Graham. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Fort William Henry – A battle, two sieges and bloody massacre (Campaign Book ).Reviews:


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A journal kept during the siege of Fort William Henry, August, 1757 by I. Minis Hays Download PDF EPUB FB2

"A Journal Kept during the Siege of Fort William Henry, August, " is an article from Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Volume View more articles from Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society.

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Minis, Hall, A. Kendall. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.5/5(2). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Minis (Isaac Minis), Pages:   An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. A journal kept during the seige of Fort William Henry, August, Item Preview remove-circle Copy of a journal kept during the seige of Fort William Henry (an anonymous manuscript found among the papers of Pages: HAYS — THE SIEGE OF EOKT WILLIAM HENRY.

14S Dr. Hays read a 1757 book entitled "A Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry, August, " A paper by Mr. Mathews was read on " The Divisions of Australian Tribes.".

1 Tii Port Folio, May,p. HAYS — Tilt: SIKOK OF FORT WILLIAM HENRY. lAp Copy ok a Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry. Tuesday "). August 2" ) In the Evening Col.

Young of the 3* Battalion of the Royal Americans and Co'. ] HAYS-THE SIEGE OF FORT WILLIAM HENRY. Hays read a paper entitled "A Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry, August. " A paper by Mr. Mathews was read on " The Divisions of Australian Tribes." A JOURNAL KEPT DURING THE SIEGE OF FORT' WILLIAM HENRY, AUGUST, BY I.

MINIS HAYS, M. (Read Ap ). The fall of Fort William Henry and the ensuing "massacre" of the surrendered English on August 8, is one of the most famous incidents in American history. As dramatized by James Fenimore Cooper in The Last of the Mohicans, the fall of the fort was an incredible tragedy of epic proportions, an.

The Siege of Fort William Henry was conducted in August by French General Louis-Joseph de Montcalm against the British-held Fort William fort, located at the southern end of Lake George, on the frontier between the British Province of New York and the French Province of Canada, was garrisoned by a poorly supported force of British regulars and provincial militia led by Location: present-day Lake George.

fort duquesne and fort pitt, a journal kept during the siege of fort william henry, august,braddock ballads "This book is the third volume in an ongoing series published by Leonaur for all those interested in the Seven Years' war as it was fought in North America—The French and Indian War.

Fort Duquesne and Fort Pitt, A Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry, August,Braddock Ballads Home» Narratives of the French and Indian War: 3—The Capture of Fort Duquesne, Commissary Wilson’s Orderly Book.

A journal kept during the siege of Fort William Henry, August [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, One of the items, a copy of a journal kept at the siege of Fort William Henry, August (/F77) was sent to Burd, and has been printed in I.

Minis Hays, "The Siege of Fort William Henry," Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 37 (): The following are accounts of the two attacks made by the French on Fort William Henry in The first involves an attempt by the French to position itself to storm the fort.

All without success. The second is an account of the methodical, successful, eight-day siege of Fort William Henry by the French. Eventually, the Fort William Henry survivors made it back to Fort Edward. Monro and his senior officers were held at the French camp, where they were kept until their old fort was razed to the ground.

Once William Henry was destroyed, Monro and some garrison soldiers, wives, and others were escorted back to Fort Edward on August   The Siege of Fort William Henry took place August, during the French & Indian War ().

Though tensions between British and French forces on the frontier had been growing for several years, the French & Indian War did not begin in earnest until when Lieutenant Colonel George Washington's command was defeated at Fort Necessity in western Pennsylvania. The Fort William Henry Museum will be commemorating the th Anniversary of the Siege and Surrender on Aug.

9 with a ceremony at noon. Aug. 26 – 27, more than reenactors are expected at the Fort to reenact the events of August There will be skirmishes throughout the day, a reenactment battle each day at 1 p.m. and a night cannon siege.

Siege and Slaughter: The Battle for Fort William Henry () During the Seven Years’ War (known as the French and Indian War in North America), the French General Montcalm invaded British New York. One of his first targets was Fort William Henry, situated in northern New York, along Lake George.

On 7 August he raised a white flag of. Siege of Fort William Henry; Part of the French and Indian War: Plan of Fort William Henry and Camp at Lake George: Date: 3–9 August Location: present-day Lake George, New York. Coordinates: 43°25′13″N 73°42′40″W  /. A Journal Kept During the Siege of Fort William Henry, August With Additional Illustrations Pertaining to the Siege this author places the colonial encampment during the battle at a vastly different location than has been previously presented.

This changes the entire tenor of the battle and the colonial participation in the battle Reviews: 2.A letter giving a full account of the siege on Fort William Henry, between July 31 and Augwith discussions of General Webb, Lord Loudoun, Lieutenant Colonel John Young, and Montcalm, and with notes on the preparations of Fort Edward and Fort William Henry in June (Aug ).This fort stood on the site of the city of Point Pleasant, and along with Fort Henry and Fort Donnally was one of the most important frontier military posts.

The first stockade was erected here, under the direction of General Andrew Lewis, following the battle of Point Pleasant, Octoduring .