Old Westmoreland: A History of Western Pennsylvania during the Revolution
Old Westmoreland: A History of Western Pennsylvania during the Revolution - Edgar W. Hassler. This history of the Pennsylvania frontier, of which Fort Pitt was the center, details this state's most crucial time (1775 to 1783). In terms of conflict, the pioneers of this region suffered great hardships due to weather, Indians, and of course the British. Read about the first settlers of Westmoreland County, Indian fighting, Fort Pitt, Fort Lauren, harsh winters, the Tories, the Moravians, the Wyandots, expeditions to claim territory, and much more.
(1900), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 206 pp.
101-H1027 ISBN: 078841027X