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THE VALLEY OF THE SIX NATIONS:  A COLLECTION OF DOCUMENTS ON THE INDIAN LANDS OF THE GRAND RIVER., Johnston, Charles M, edited and with introduction by.

Author Name    Johnston, Charles M, edited and with introduction by.

Title   THE VALLEY OF THE SIX NATIONS: A COLLECTION OF DOCUMENTS ON THE INDIAN LANDS OF THE GRAND RIVER.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Publisher   Toronto The Champlain Society 1964

Seller ID   28123

344 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2"). Red cloth with gilt lettering/banding on spine. Colour frontispiece, b&w photographs/reproductions, maps (two fold-out). "In the Introduction and the Documents that follow, an attempt has been made to illumine several facets of the history and in the process some of the Six Nations' social, military, and political affairs in old Ontario. The record is brought up to the mid-nineteenth century when the last sizable tracts of the original grant of 1784 were conveyed to white purchasers and the present reserve assumed its definitive form." Contents: Introduction; Documents - The People of the Island; The Exodus to the Grand River; A Disputed Title; The White Man's Frontier; The War Path - 1812 and 1837; Christianity in the Longhouse; A Stock-taking; Bibliography. 10% of text block edges are lightly browned. Dust jacket has minor edge wear/wrinkling, light rubbing, small tear archivally taped, some waviness on spine.

Six  Nations,  Grand  River,  Native  Peoples,  American  Indians,  Ontario,  Onondagas,  Iroquois,  Haldimand,  Joseph  Brant,  Land  Grants,  War  Of  1812,  Rebellion  Of  1837,  Mohawk,  Christianity,  Reserves,  Rev.  Robert  Addison,  Agriculture,  American  Army,  British,  Aughuagas,  Richard  Beasley,  Tekarehoga,  Thayendanegea,  Brantford,  Sir  Isaac  Brock,  Burlington,  John  Butler,  Benjamin  Canby,  Cayugas,  Chippawa  Creek,  Thomas  Clark,  William  Claus,  Thomas  Davis,  Delaware  Indians,  John  Deseronto,  Detroit,  William  Dickson,  John  Dochsteder,  Sir  Guy  Carleton,  Sir  Gordon  Drummond,  Drunkenness,  Dumfries,  Dundas  Street,  Earl  Durham,  Education,  Lake  Erie,  European  Settlers,  Fort  George,  Fur  Trade,  James  Givins,  Glenelg,  Grand  River,  Sir  Frederick  Haldimand,  Aaron  Hill,  Hurons,  William  Jarvis,  Sir  John  Johnson,  Augustus  Jones,  William  Johnson  Kerr,  Land  Tenure,  Liquor  Trade,  Long  Point,  Robert  Lugger,  Sir  Peregrine  Maitland,  Missionaries,  Mississaugas,  Neutral  Indians,  New  England  Company,  Niagara,  John  Norton,  Teyoninhokarawen,  William  Portland,  Bay  Quinte,  Jean  Baptiste  Rousseaux,  Peter  Russell,  Schools,  Earl  Selkirk,  Senecas,  John  Graves  Simcoe,  Philip  Stedman,  Alexander  Stewart,  John  Stuart,  Surveys,  Tuscaroras,  William  Wallace,  War  1812,  War  Independence,  Waterloo,  Western  Indians,  James  Wilson,  Women,  John  Young. 

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