The French in the Allegheny Valley

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W.W. Williams , Cleveland, Ohio
French -- Pennsylvania., French -- New York (State), Allegheny River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- History., United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 14830.
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17553813M

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chapman, T.

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(Thomas Jefferson), French in the The French in the Allegheny Valley book Valley. Cleveland, O., W.W. The French in the Allegheny Valley Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English.

Notes. No copyright page found. Photo copied book. Irregular pagination. Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II. The conflict over the expansion of British settlement into the Allegheny Valley and the surrounding Ohio Country was a primary cause of the French and Indian War in the s.

During the war, the village of Kittanning – the principal Shawnee settlement on the river – was completely destroyed by British reprisal raids from Central Pennsylvania.⁃ coordinates: 41°52′22″N 77°52′30″W.

The Penn's Creek massacre was an Octo raid by Lenape (Delaware) Native Americans on a settlement along Penn's Creek, a tributary of the Susquehanna River in central Pennsylvania. It was the first of a series of deadly raids on Pennsylvania settlements by Native Americans allied with the French in the French and Indian War.

Of the 26 settlers they found Coordinates: 40°48′49″N 76°51′22″W /. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Children’s book about Merlyn the police dog has special connection to Allegheny Valley schools Mary Ann Thomas Thu., Novem p.m.

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Causes of the French and Indian War. The French and Indian War began over the specific issue of whether the upper Ohio River valley was a part of the British Empire, and therefore open for trade and settlement by Virginians and Pennsylvanians, or part of the French this issue loomed an infinitely larger one, however: which national culture was to dominate the.

The Allegheny Valley Project. likes 1 talking about this. The AVP is a (c)3 non-profit organization supporting, conducting and facilitating scientific archaeological research in the Followers:   Venango, Confluence of the French Creek and Allegheny River, (Wikimedia Commons, Finetooth).

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March 9, – Students and faculty at Allegheny College have recently authored works or participated in professional activities across a range of disciplines.

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13K likes. At Allegheny College, our students combine — and redefine — their interests. They expand their concentrations beyond one academic division, developing the Followers: 14K. The Allegheny River, of western Pennsylvania and New York, flows through a region rich in natural resources and human history.

While the river is miles long, the northern watershed district originates in Potter County, Pennsylvania, and joins the Clarion River near Parker, Pennsylvania. Along the Allegheny River: The NorthernWatershed showcases over.

The gaps of the Allegheny, meaning gaps in the Allegheny Ridge (now given the technical name Allegheny Front) in west-central Pennsylvania, is a series of escarpment eroding water gaps (notches or small valleys) along the saddle between two higher barrier ridge-lines in the eastern face atop the Allegheny Ridge or Allegheny Front front extends south through.

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Logstown was a trade center built by the French to increase their influence in the Ohio Valley, and inCeleron de Bienville traveled the length of the Allegheny and Ohio Rivers, warning English traders to stay away. InMarquis Duquesne sent a larger expedition, and they built Fort LeBoeuf on French Creek, which had access to the Allegheny, and the following year.

Washington’s journal also turned out to be of strategic importance to the British, as it included a map that illustrated the extent of the French threat and holdings in the Ohio Valley. It also contained one of the first references to the construction of a French fort at the junction of the Monongahela and Allegheny rivers, the site of.

The Geocache Trail, which includes eight geocaches, is located along streams and watersheds. Geocaches were placed throughout the French Creek Valley Conservancy, Crawford County & Erie County Conservation Districts, the City of.

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French explorers, this 87 miles of the Allegheny flows through areas of narrow forest valleys, wilderness islands, and broad, rural landscapes rich with the early history and culture of the region."--THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE.

A newspaper article, "Chartiers Ready to Join Forces With Pittsburgh," by Brownsfield Scott (), the author of The History of Allegheny County, notes that, "no township in Allegheny County can boast a more interesting history than that of Chartiers.

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Allegheny county was erected by Act of Septemout of Westmoreland and Washington counties, and named for the Allegheny River. It is a Delaware Indian word meaning “fair water.” One of the ten counties in Pennsylvania which bear Indian names.

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For the French, the Allegheny-Ohio watershed was a highway that linked their imperial dominions in Canada and Louisiana.

By asserting their possession of the Forks of the Ohio, they would be able to secure a passageway through North America that would make the. French Restaurants in Allegheny West on See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for the best French Restaurants in Allegheny West, PA.Constructed by the French in at the heart of the Ohio River Valley, Fort Duquesne was an important landmark during the Seven Years’ War ().Because of its strategic location on the land where the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio River, the British made several attempts to take the fort from the French and gain control of the Ohio Country.Save 84% off the newsstand price!

On the night ofLt. Col. George Washington led a party of Virginia soldiers out of an encampment in .