Israel Shreve journals 1788-1797 (bulk 1788-1789)
Israel Shreve journals
Shreve, Israel, 1739-1799
The Israel Shreve collection consists of two journals and one letter written by Shreve. The journals document a surveying expedition led by Colonel George Morgan, traveling by boat from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, to establish a colony called New Madrid, located in present-day Missouri.
The material is in English
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