Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953)

1953

Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953)

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Thomas Bryant calculated in 1912 that more biographies had been written about DB than about any other American except Washington. Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953):1, citing Thomas Bryant, "Daniel Boone," MHR 4(1912):136

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Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953)

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Humphrey Marshall, THE HISTORY OF KENTUCKY (1812); Mann Butler, A HISTORY OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY (1834).

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1953

Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953)

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LCD first announced his intention to write a biography of DB in 1846; "he is generally acknowledged the pioneer of the West." Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953):40, citing Kellogg, "The Fame of Daniel Boone," 196.

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1953

Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953)

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<In recording these stories historians like Draper could never have the complete asurance that the incident was being told in the true perspective. The act of retrospection sometimes deceives one and the romantic fallacy of remembering the pleasant experiences and forgetting the unpleasant is natural for the mind." Charles Salvatore Grippi, "The Daniel Boone Legend" (M.A. thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, 1953):43

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