Document


Title

Voyages from Holland to America, A.D. 1632 to 1644
Document Type: Book Chapter
Author(s): D. P. de Vries
Publication Year: 1857

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • human caused fires
  • hunting
  • Native Americans
  • New York
  • sassafras
Topic(s):
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 29438
Tall Timbers Record Number: 3375
TTRS Location Status: Not in file
TTRS Call Number: Citation only
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description

Mentions firing of the forests by Indians for hunting, and resultant growth of 'sweet smelling herbs as sassafras'.

Citation:
de Vries, D. P. 1857. Voyages from Holland to America, A.D. 1632 to 1644, New York Historical Society Collections. New York, Appleton, 2nd series.