Reginald Horsman, THE FRONTIER IN THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1783-1815 (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970)

1970

Reginald Horsman, THE FRONTIER IN THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1783-1815 (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970)

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A traveller in 1796 described emigrants travelling through <ice and Snow passing large rivers and Creeks with out Shoe or Stocking, and barely as many raggs as covers their Nakedness, with out money or provisions except what the Wilderness affords.> quoted HORSMAN:4

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1970

Reginald Horsman, THE FRONTIER IN THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1783-1815 (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970)

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KENTUCKY population increased from an estimated 12,000 to nearly 74,000 from 1783 to 1790; then by 1800 to over 220,000, of whom 40,000 were slaves; 1810 over 400,000; 1820 slave population 127,000. Ohio from wilderness [sic] in 1790 to state populated by over 580,000 in 1820. HORSMAN:5,6,50,51

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1970

Reginald Horsman, THE FRONTIER IN THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1783-1815 (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970)

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<in the 1780s was a country of isolated agricultural settlements, with a few tiny villages providing centers for trade.> Indians were still a danger; at bedtime children were told to <lie still and go to sleep, or the Shawnees will catch you.> quoted in HORSMAN:6

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Reginald Horsman, THE FRONTIER IN THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1783-1815 (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970)

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It was said in 1797 that <the uncertainty of titles to Kentucky lands is become quite a proverb.> quoting Francis Baily, JOURNAL OF A TOUR IN UNSETTLED PARTS OF NORTH AMERICA IN 1796 & 1797 (Longon, 1856):242 in HORSMAN:6

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