Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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See poem: Stephen Vincent Benet, "Daniel Boone," in A BOOK OF AMERICANS (NY, 1933)

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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"The key to this extraordinary character and career is to be found in Daniel Boone's Pennsylvania boyhood." (WALLACE1:1) PENNSYLVANIA CHARACTER

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Oley -- Indian word meaning "kettle", "bowl", or "cove", a pocket of land enfolded by hills. (WALLACE1:2) PENNSYLVANIA

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Exeter, separated off from Oley, named for George Boone's former English town. (WALLACE1:3) PENNSYLVANIA

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Daniel named for his uncle, Daniel Morgan. (WALLACE1:3) FAMILYBACKGROUND

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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5/12/1728 Oley neighborhood shocked by rumors of an impending Indian attack. This the context for the letter from Geo. Boone in PA Archives. But groundless. No attack. Only friendly visits. PENNSYLVANIA FRONTIERWAR SHAWNEE GEOGREBSR

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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DB's father bought a tract at Oley on 11/20/30. According to tradition he had the help of his already well-established brothers in making this new home. (WALLACE1:7) PENNSYLVANIA FAMILYBACKGROUND SQUIREBSR

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Quaker tradition: "He grieved for the loss of a son and a brother killed by the Indians. But it did not embitter him. He fought to defend himself and those dependent on him. But there was no wanton slaying." (WALLACE1:11) QUAKER

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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His boyhood wanderings took him from the Oley Hills south to Neversink Mountain and perhaps even across the Schuylkill to the Flying Hills. PENNSYLVANIA WANDERLIEBE

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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Indians: "The Boones had a tradition of befriending these [Shawnee] and other Indians whom the white man was slowly disposessing. George Boone had rescued two Indian girls, one of them wounded, from the murderous zeal of two white men, incited thereto by rumors of the 1728 brush with the Shawnees." (WALLACE1:15) GEORGEBSR INDIANHATING PENNSYLVANIA

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1967

Paul A. W. Wallace, DANIEL BOONE IN PENNSYLVANIA (Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1967).

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DB return visits to PA: 1755 with his cousin Daniel Morgan to serve with the North Carolina detachment in Braddock's expedition. 1781 to visit relatives and old friends. 1788, by when he had reached the status of a public figure. PENNSYLVANIA FAMILYBACKGROUND

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