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1793. June, Commissioners correspond with Governor Simcoe.
July 15, Commissioners meet Brant and hold a council.
Wayne encamps at Greenville.
Wayne is joined by Kentuckians under Scott.
Lowry and Boyd attacked.
Dissatisfaction in the West.
Opposition to excise feebler. 1794. January, Whiskey riots recommence.
February, Lord Dorchester's speech to Indians. V
General Simcoe builds a fort on the Maumee..
Dec. 28, Indians ask for peace of Colonel Hamtramck. 1795. Jan. 24, Indians sign preliminaries of a treaty. .
Spring, Prisoners are interchanged,
Pinckney concludes treaty with Spain.
Sebastian visits the southwest.
British give up posts in northwest.
August, First paper mill in the west. 1797.
Power visits Kentucky, and writes to Sebastian.
Oct. Occupying claimant law of Kentucky passed, 1798.
W. H. Harrison appointed secretary of Northwest territory.
Death abolished in Kentucky, except for murder.
1799; Feb. 4, Representatives of Northwest territory meet to nominate candidates
W. H. Harrison appointed delegate in Congress for N. West territory. 1800. May 7, Indiana territory formed. May 30, Connecticut yields jurisdiction of her reserve to the U. States, and U.
States gives her patents for the soil.
Treaty of St. Ildefonso.
First missionary in Connecticut Reserve. 1801.
W. H. Harrison appointed Governor of Indiana territory.
Ohio into a state.
January, First Bank in Kentucky.
Nov. 29, Constitution formed.
April, Livingston and Munroe in France-purchase Louisiana.
The Senate ratify the purchase of Louisiana.
May 14, Lewis and Clarke start on their expedition. 1805. Jan. 11, Michigan territory formed.
June 11, Detroit burned to the ground.
General Assembly meet in Indiana territory.
Steps taken to make National road. 1806. July 29, Burr's letter to Wilkinson.
Aug. Spaniards cross the Sabine.
Burr's men go down the Ohio.
Burr meets his men at the mouth of the Cumberland.
Burr escapes and is seized.
Burr's trial at Richmond.
Slavery finally forbidden in Indiana. 1808.
Bank of Marietta chartered.
Bank of Chillicothe chartered.
Illinois territory formed.
Miami University chartered.
Harrison marches toward Tippecanoe.
First steamer (New Orleans) leaves Pittsburg.
Dec. 16, Great earthquakes begin.
June 28, British at Malden hear of the declaration of war.
1812, July 1, Hull sends men and goods by water to Detroit.
July 2, Hull hears of the declaration of war.
General Hopkins attacks the Indians on the Wabash.
Governor Edwards attacks the Indians on the Illinois.
British at Frenchtown defeated.
Americans defeated at Frenchtown, with great loss.
Harrison advances to Maumee, and builds Fort Meigs.
Oct. 5, Battle of the Thames.
Feb. J. C. Symmes died.
Expedition under Croghan against Mackinac.
Treaty of Ghent. 1815.
Various treaties with Indians.
March, Columbus made capital of Ohio.
Dec. 11, Indiana admitted to the Union.
Jan. & Oct. United States bank opens branches in Cincinnati and Chillicothe. 1818. Aug. 26, Illinois becomes a State. 1819.
The first steamer on Lake Erie. September, Contest of Ohio and the United States bank. 1820. December, Nullification resolutions of Ohio.
Nov. 23, Missouri admitted to United States.
May, Cass visits Lake Superior, &c. 1822 Jan. 31, Ohio moves in relation to canals. Jan. 31,
Ohio moves in relation to schools. 1823. Feb. 14, Illinois moves in relation to canals. 1825. Feb. 4 & 5, Ohio passes canal and school laws. 1826.
The first steamer on Lake Michigan. 1830.
Treaty by Keokuk at Prairie du Chien. 1831.
Blackhawk driven west of Mississippi. 1832.
First steamer at Chicago.
1832. February, Great flood in Ohio.
May 14, Stillman's defeat.
Cholera among Scott's troops and along Lakes.
Cholera at Cincinnati and along the Ohio.
Terms offered Michigan rejected.
Terms in a second Convention agreed to. 1837.
Alton riots, Lovejoy killed. 1838.
Contest with Mormons in Missouri. 1839.
Bank Commissioners appointed in Ohio. 1840. Spring,
Cincinnati Astronomical society founded. 1843.
Illinois banks closed by Legislature. Nov. Corner stone of Cincinnati Observatory laid. 1844. June 27, Joe Smith killed. 1845.
Banking law of Ohio creating & State bank with branches, and
independent banks. April,
Observatory at Cincinnati finished,
LIST OF BOOKS
USED IN THE PREPARATION OF THIS WORK.
American State Papers. 21 vols. Washio gton.
Vols. I. to IV. are Foreign Affairs, I. to IV.
V. and VI. " Indian Affairs, L, II.
X., XI., are Commerce, &c., I., II.
XIV. is Naval Affairs, I.
XIX. is Claims, I.
" XX. XXI, are Miscellaneous, I., II. American Archives. Fourth Series. 5 Vols. Washington. 1837 to 1844. American Pioneer. incinnati, 1812. 3. Atwater's History of Ohio. Cincinnati. No date. Account of the First Discovery of Florida, London. 1763. Account of the French Settlements in North America. Boston. 1746. Account of Conferences and Treaties between Sir William Johnson, and Indians, at Fort Johnsoa;
in 1755, '56. London. 1756. Almon's Remembrancer: from 1775 to 1784. London. Published from year to year : with an intro.
ductory volume, giving matter previous to 1775. Ainerican Remembrancer, giving mailer in relation to Jay's treaty, 1795. 3 Vols. Philadelphia.
1795. Armstrong's Notices of the War of 1812. 2 vols. New York. 1810. Allen's American Biographical Dictionary. Boston, 1832. Bancroft's History United States. Boston, 1834 to 1840. Butler's Kentucky. Second edition. Cincinnati, 1836. Brown's History of Illinois. New York. 1844. Butler's History of Kentucky. Cincinnati. 1836. Burk's History of Virginia. Bouquet's Expedition, 1764. London, 1766. Barbe Marbois' History of Louisiana. Translation. Philadelphia. 1830. Brackenridge's Incidents of the Whiskey Insurrection. Philadelphia. 1795.-N. B. This is one volume in three parts, each paged as, and called, a separate voluine. Vol. I. gives the incidents from July to September, 1794. Vol. II. those which followed. Vol. III, those which preceded.
There is also an appendix. Brief State of the Province of Pennsylvania : in which the conduct of the Assembly is examined.
London, 1755. Answer to the above. London. 1755. Brief View of the conduct of Pennsylvania in 1755. London. 1756. Brown's Views of the Campaign of the Northwest Army. Troy, N. Y. 1614. Brown's History of the Second War of Independence. Boone's Adventures. N. Y. 1844. Beecher's Account of Alton Riots. Alton, 1838. Blackhawk's Account of Himself. Cincinnati. 1833 Butler's Western Chronology. Frankfort, Ky. 1837. Burgess' Account of Perry's Victory, with strictures on the conduct of Captain Elliout. Boston. 1839. Charlevoix's New France. Paris. 1744. 1774.
Journal, Carver's Travels. London. 1780.—Philadelphia. 1789.– New York. 1838. Contest in America between England and France. (Said to be by Dr. Mitchell.) London. 1757. Colden's History of the Iroquois. London. 1755. Correspondence of Genet, &c. Philadelphia. 1793. (N. B. This gives his secret instructions.] Coxe's Description of Carolana. London. 1722. Carey's American Museum, &c. Philadelphia. 1789, &c. Cincinnati Directory. 1819. Cist's Cincinnati. Cincinnati. 1841. Cist's Cincinnati Miscellany. 2 Vols. 1844. 1845. Chase's Laws. 3 Vols. Cincinnati. 1835.
Sketch of History of Ohio, Cincinnati. 1833. Campbell's Remains. Columbus. 1838. Drake's Indian Captivities. Boston. 1839. Doddridge's Notes. Wellsburgh, Va. 1824. Dillon's History of Indlana. Vol. I. Indianapolis. 1843. Drake's Picture of Cincinnati. Cincinnati, 1815. Drake's Life of Tecumseh, Cincinnati. 1841. Drake's Life of Blackhawk. Cincinnati. 1846. Dalliba's Narrative of the Battle of Brownstown, August 9, 1812. New York. 1816. Davis's Memoirs of Burr. 2 Vols. New York. 1837. Dawson's Life of Harrison. Cincinnati. 1824. Expedition of Braddock; being extracts of letters from an officer. London. 1755. Enquiry into causes of the Alienation of the Delaware and Shawanese Indians from the British In
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