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Title The Scot in America
Author Ross, Peter
Date 1896
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information The Raeburn Book Company, New York
Reference G700.R825.S896
BIB ID 409730
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Focuses on Scottish migration to the United States. The author looks at notable Scots in a variety of roles including: governors of colonies, soldiers in the American War of Independence, ministers, artists, architects, scientists, merchants, teachers, politicians, entertainers and writers, in addition to famous Scottish women.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) United States of America
Places New York City, New York, Connecticut, Virginia, New Hampshire, Ohio, United States; Edinburgh, Glasgow, Kirkcudbright, Scotland, Londonderry, Northern Ireland
People Dunmore, Earl of; Hamilton, Alexander; Irving, Washington; Kennedy, John S; Knox, John; McCosh, James; Ross, Dr J D; Stuart, Alexander
Keywords immigration, colony, politics, soldier, American War of Independence, religion, art, literature, education, women, ethnic organisation
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
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