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The Taking of Mary Jemison

Description

Physical Description

Indians Raid Frontier, Girl Kidnapped

Specific History

One of the best known kidnap stories of the French and Indian War, Shawnee Indians and French soldiers converged upon the Jemison homestead in Pennsylvania in 1758, killing some, and kidnapping others of the Jemison family.

Author/Creator/Owner

Painting by Robert Griffing

Credit

Paramount Press, Inc.