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Genesis of a Virginia Frontier [manuscript]: The Origins of Franklin County, Virginia, 1740-1785 1946.

T. Keister Greer
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
Essay, 1946, on the early history of Franklin County, Va., and the related frontier (Virginia) counties of Bedford, Brunswick, Halifax, Henry, Lunenberg, and Pittsylvania, incorporating discussion of Frederick Jackson Turner's frontier thesis and its application to the Virginia frontier.
The essay concentrates on the exploration and settlement of the region, including accounts of the Ray, Rentfro, and Randolph families' roles in Franklin County's history, and interactions of Native Americans with the settlers.
Description
1 item.
Cite as
T. Keister Greer, Genesis of a Virginia Frontier, 1946, Accession #2841, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Reproduction Notes
Microfilm, Manuscripts Division reel #M-226.
Location of Original
Originals privately owned.
Biographical Note
Historian of Charlottesville, Va.
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