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A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison

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Book Summary: The title of this book is A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison and it was written by James E. Seaver, June Namias (Editor). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Mar 15, and it has a suggested retail price of $ It is also a major document of acculturation and survival.

Mrs. Jemison stayed with the Senecas mainly because of family ties, but she also became part of Seneca society.

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A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison is an example of an original American literary genre, the captivity narrative.3/5(1). Mar 28,  · James E. Seaver, a 19th-century author, is best known for writing A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison.

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June Namias was associate professor of history at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Her publications include White Captives: Gender and Ethnicity on the AmericanFrontier,and a new edition of Sarah F. Wakefield’s Six Weeks in the Sioux Tepees: A Narrative of 5/5.

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Mary Jemison By: James E. Seaver () Mrs. Mary Jemison was taken by the Indians, in the yearwhen only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amongst them to the present time.

Jan 26,  · James E. Seaver, a 19th-century author, is best known for writing A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison. June Namias was associate professor of history at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Her publications include White Captives: Gender and Ethnicity on the AmericanFrontier,and a new edition of Sarah F.

Wakefield’s Six Weeks in the Sioux Tepees: A Narrative of 3/5(1). Dec 06,  · Mary Jemison’s narrative, edited and transcribed by a white male, James Seaver, is at once a startling account of brutality of the Native American tribe that captured and murdered the young Mary’s family but moves on to represent a fuller picture of the “Indians" than the story may first project.

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Mary Jemison was taken by the Indians, in the yearwhen only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amongst them to the present time.

Containing an account of the murder of her father and his family; her sufferings; her marriage to two Indians; her troubles with her children; barbarities of the Indians in the French and Revolutionary Wars; the life of her last.

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