Our Georgia Florida Frontier: the Okefinokee Swamp, its History and Cartography

By: Wright, Albert Hazen

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Original brown cloth-covered boards with light corner wear. Some interior toning but square and securely bound with no tears or parting. Very attractive copy. ; Studies in History, Nos. 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14; Vol. 1; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; This work, which is a scholarly history and description of the Okefenokee Swamp in a series of essays, is divided into six parts: 1. Pre-Desotan and Desotan Period; 2. Synonymy of the Suwanee River 1515-1800; 3. Fench and Spanish Settlements, Rio de May, Early Indian Tribes (Timucas, Tamasees, Uchees, Shawnees) ; 4. Cartography, 1750-1800, 1800-1850; 5. The Creeks and the Creek Wars to 1818; and 6. The Seminoles and the Seminole Wars to 1838. While Volume 1 appears on the title page, these 6 papers are complete, having been done in the 1920's by scholars at the Heckscher Foundation of Cornell University. Still an important work on the Okefenokee area. Coleman 2352

Title: Our Georgia Florida Frontier: the Okefinokee Swamp, its History and Cartography

Author Name: Wright, Albert Hazen

Categories: Georgia,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Ithaca NY, A. H. Wright: 1945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 8672

Keywords: Florida Okefenokee Swamp