Saturday, October 7, 2017

The Pennsylvania Line

Title: Southwestern Pennsylvania in song and story: with notes and illustrations
Author: Cowan, Frank, 1844-1905
Collection: Historic Pittsburgh Text Collection

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Stone In The War

Stone In War Of 1812:

The Bulletin, vol. 15, no. 17
Historic Pittsburgh Text Collection

"His grandfather, Abraham Stone, fought in the revolutionary war, and carried a musket at Bunker Hill.  His grandfather died from a gunshot wound received in the war of 1812."

Delmar, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States
Israel Stone M 48 Massachusetts
Amanda A Stone F 42 Pennsylvania
Adaline D Stone F 17 Massachusetts
Dwight F Stone M 13 Pennsylvania
O B Stone M 10 Pennsylvania
Eugene H Stone M 8 Pennsylvania
William A Stone M 4 Pennsylvania
Israel G Stone M 1 Pennsylvania

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Fort Stoddert Mentioned

Letter postmarked from Sunbury, Pa., on September 13, 1811, that mentioned Fort Stoddert near Mobile Bay in Alabama (formerly Mississippi Territory):

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Plant In Southern Alabama