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EVENTS

IN

INDIAN HISTORY,

BEGINNING WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE

ORIGIN OF THE AMERICAN INDIANS,

AND EARLY SETTLEMENTS IN NORTH AMERICA,

AND EMBRACING

CONCISE BIOGRAPHIES

OF THE PRINCIPAL CHEFS AND HEAD-SACHEMS

OF THE DIFFERENT INDIAN TRIBES,

WITH

NARRATIVES AND CAPTIVITIES,

INCLUDING

TUE DESTRUCTION OF SCILENECTADY, MURDER OF MISS MCREA, DESTRUCTION OF WYOMING, BATTLE OF THE THAMES AND TIPPECANOE, BRADDOCK'S DLFEAT, GENERAL WAYNE'S VICTORY AT MIAMI LIFE OF LOGAN, MASSACRE

OF THE INDIANS AT LANCASTER, PA., &C.

ALSO

AN APPENDIX,

CONTAINING THE STATISTICS OF THE POPULATION OF

THE U. STATES, AND AN INDIAY VOCABULARY.

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ILLUSTRATED WITH EIGHT FINE ENGRAVINGS.

LANCASTER:
PUBLISHED BY G. HILLS & CO.

DRYSON, PEARSOL AND WIMER, PRINIERS

EXTERCD according to the act of Congress, in the year 1841, by

G. HILLS, in the Clerk's ollice of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

CONTENTS.

FRONTISPIECE-Rescue of Capt. John Smith by Pocahontas. (pp. 80, 81.
First Encounter with the Indians. (pp. 29, 30.) |
Pumatacom, alias Philip: (p. 46.)
Interview of Pontiac with Major Rogers. (p. 155.) **
General St. Clair's Defeat. (pp. 289, 290.)
Combat. 4
Harris's Escape. (p. 476.)
Massacre of the Conestoga Indians at Lancaster by the Paxton Bas. (pp.

489–493.)

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