1939

John Bakeless, DANIEL BOONE (New York: W. Morrow & Co., 1939)

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Kentuck Remove 1
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Sold house and goods. Summered at Captain William Russell's in Clinch River valley -- an early pioneer there. Started for Kentucky 9/73. Boones, Bryans; five other families; total 40 people. Drove their livestock with them. No road, only a narrow "trace." No wagons. Three mountain ranges to cross: Moccasin Gap through the ?, over Wallen Ridge of the Powell Mountains, and through Cumberland Gap of the Cumberland Mountains. After crossing the second, in Powell's valley, DB sent son James back to Russell's for more supplies. (BAKELESS:69-70)

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