The discoverers, pioneers and settlers of North and South America. From the earliest period (982) to the present time; comprising the lives of the most famous discoverers, explorers and conquerors of the New World; and account of the foundation of colonies and the settlement of states and provinces, the history of the sufferings and privations of the early settlers and their wars with the native inhabitants; a description of the most important expeditions of survey and a view of the gradual extension of discovery and civilization in the Western hemisphere. By Henry Howard Brownell, A.M. With numerous and diversified colored illustrations, entirely new, many of which are from original designs, executed in the best style of the art, by the first artists in America.
front. (colored), illus. (colored), ports.
Other editions: 1853 Cincinnati NNC, WHi; 1853 Boston, CaOTP, DLC, KMK, MWA, NN; 1854 Boston, NhHi UPB; 1856 New York MH, OKentU
Includes: "The Mormon settlements," p. –25.
AAP, NcU, OKentU
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