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George Croghan

Wilderness Diplomat

Nicholas B. Wainwright

Copyright 1959
University of North Carolina Press

George Croghan—land speculator, Indian trader, and prominent Indian agent--was a man of fascinating, if dubious, character whose career epitomized the history of the West before the Revolution. This study is based on Croghan's long-lost personal papers that were found by the author in an old Philadelphia attic.

Originally published in 1959.

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