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Title Two Years' Residence in the Settlement on the English Prairie, in the Illinois Country, United States. With an Account of its Animal and Vegetable Productions, Agriculture, &c. &c. A Description of the Principal Towns, Villages &c. &c. With the Habits and Customs of the Back-Woodsmen
Author Woods, John
Date 1822
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London
Reference SFX lsidyv3c7180ca
Library / Archive British Library
Collection Name General Reference Collection
Description Describes the voyage, travel within the United States and gives an account of the State of Illinois including immigrant populations, animals, geography and geology.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Places English Prairie, Illinois, Baltimore, Maryland, Louisville, Kentucky, New Albany, Indiana, United States
Ports Portsmouth, England
Nationality Irish; Swiss; French
Ships Resolution; Kamtschatka; Dryade; Commodore Rogers
People Bonaparte, Napoleon
Keywords emigration, journey conditions, livestock, shipping, food, customs, trade, Catholicism, agriculture, industry, geology, religion, alcohol
Language English
Copyright British Library