Journal of Capt. Jonathan Heart on the March with His Company from Connecticut to Fort Pitt, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from the Seventh of September, to the Twelfth of October, 1785, Inclusive: To which is Added the Dickinson-Harmar Correspondence of 1784-5 ; the Whole Illustrated with Notes and Preceded by a Biographical Sketch of Captain Heart by Consul Willshire Butterfield

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