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Life on the Michigan frontier

Jim Schwartz

Life on the Michigan frontier

by Jim Schwartz

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Michigan,
  • Community life -- Michigan -- History -- 19th century,
  • Pioneers -- Michigan -- History,
  • New Englanders -- Michigan -- History -- 19th century,
  • Michigan -- History -- To 1837

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJim Schwartz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF566 .S39 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170313M
    ISBN 109780875804002
    LC Control Number2009007503

    Here is the full list of the Library of Michigan's Michigan Notable Books. The descriptions are provided by the Library of Michigan and edited for length by the Free Press. "American Life. Northern Michigan books and authors, including the Traverse City National Writers Series, local authors, bookstore news and : Carly Simpson.

    In order for this to be successful, you must provide either a valid library card number or a valid library username, and we must have a valid email address on file for your account. think, by the unique conditions of life that obtained on the Michigan frontier Michigan Territory, Contrary to what many people (including some historians) believe, Michigan Territory was not culturally barren during the early part of the nineteenth century. Nor was it without the rudiments of government.

    The Kirklands left Michigan in because their venture to establish the town of Pinckney was not a financial success, and because they felt shut out by the reactions of their neighbors to Mrs. Kirkland's frank revelations of frontier life. A third book based on frontier life, Western Clearings, came out in , after she had returned with. History >> Westward Expansion The daily life of people living on the frontier was filled with hard work and difficulties. Once a farmer cleared the land, built a cabin and a barn, and planted his crops, he still had a lot of chores that needed to be done each day. In order to survive, the entire family needed to work.


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Susan Gray explores community formation among New England migrants to the Upper Midwest in the generation before the Civil War. Focusing on Kalamazoo County in southwestern Michigan, she examines how 'Yankees' moving west reconstructed familiar communal institutions on the frontier while confronting forces of profound socioeconomic change, particularly the rise of the Cited by:   This document, from a women who moved with her family from New York to Michigan, describes some of the trials and tribulations of Life on the Michigan frontier book life.

Life on the Michigan Frontier Harriet L. Noble, My husband was seized with the mania, and accordingly made preparation to start in January with his brother. Susan Gray explores community formation among New England migrants to the Upper Midwest in the generation before the Civil War.

Focusing on Kalamazoo County in southwestern Michigan, she examines how 'Yankees' moving west reconstructed familiar communal institutions on the frontier while confronting forces of profound socioeconomic change, particularly the rise of the.

Life on the upper Michigan frontier. Boston: Branden Press, [] (OCoLC) Online version: Olson, David C.B., Life on the upper Michigan frontier.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: map ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: The Yankee West and the "Universal Yankee Nation" Those Desirous of Removing to the Kalamazoo: The Designs of Settlement This Walking before Creeping Will Never Answer: The Necessary Market.

The bark covered house, or Back in the woods again; being a graphic and thrilling description of real pioneer life in the wilderness of Michigan (Illustrated.). Bark covered house | Back in the woods again This first-person narrative of a pioneer boyhood is intended as a tribute to the author's parents, who emigrated to Dearborn, Michigan, from.

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The White Islander (New York: The Century Co, ), by Mary Hartwell Catherwood (multiple formats at Indiana) Filed under: Frontier and pioneer life -- Michigan -- Upper Peninsula. Between the Iron and the Pine: A Biography of a Pioneer Family and a Pioneer Town, by Lewis Charles.

In the s, people who made their home in the American frontier were called pioneers. People came from all over the world, from Britain, Germany, France, Sweden, Russia, Ireland, Scotland, and Italy to start new lives in the "land of opportunity".

Many settled in the frontier. Land: The first thing the pioneers did was to claim land or buy land. The Hardcover of the Life on the Upper Michigan Frontier by David C.

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