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A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison

By James E. (James Everett) Seaver
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  • A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF MRS. MARY JEMISON,
  • Who was taken by the Indians, in the year 1755, when only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amongst them to the present time.
    • CONTAINING
    • TO WHICH IS ADDED,
  • PREFACE.
  • INTRODUCTION.
  • LIFE OF MARY JEMISON.
  • CHAPTER I.
  • CHAPTER II.
  • CHAPTER III.
  • CHAPTER IV.
  • CHAPTER V.
  • CHAPTER VI.
  • CHAPTER VII.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
  • CHAPTER IX.
  • CHAPTER X.
  • CHAPTER XI.
  • CHAPTER XII.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
  • CHAPTER XV.
  • CHAPTER XVI.
  • APPENDIX.
    • OF THEIR RELIGION—FEASTS—AND GREAT SACRIFICE.
    • OF THEIR DANCES.
    • OF THEIR GOVERNMENT.
    • THE EXTENT AND NUMBER OF THE SIX NATIONS.
    • OF THEIR COURTSHIPS, &c.
    • OF FAMILY GOVERNMENT.
    • OF THEIR FUNERALS.
    • OF THEIR CREDULITY.
    • OF THE MANNER OF FARMING, AS PRACTISED BY THE INDIAN WOMEN.
    • OF THEIR METHOD OF COMPUTING TIME, AND KEEPING THEIR RECORDS.
    • ANECDOTES.
    • DESCRIPTION OF GENESEE RIVER AND ITS BANKS, FROM MOUNT MORRIS TO THE UPPER FALLS.
    • HUNTING ANECDOTE.
    • FINIS
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