Kings Mountain and Its Heroes

History of the Battle of King"s Mountain, October 7th, 1780
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ISBN 101570720606
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Nearly every book on the battle of Kings Mountain written is based on the exhaustive research by Lyman Draper in the s.

Draper's research papers are now available on microfilm and included 5/5(3). The Battle of Kings Mountain was a military engagement between Patriot and Loyalist militias in South Carolina during the Southern Campaign of the American Revolutionary War, resulting in a decisive victory for the agnesescriva.com battle took place on October 7,9 miles (14 km) south of the present-day town of Kings Mountain, North Carolina in what is now rural Cherokee County, South Location: Kings Mountain, South Carolina.

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Draper used his manuscripts as a resource. King's Mountain and its heroes: history of the Battle of King's Mountain, October 7th,and the events which led to it / (Cincinnati: P.G. Thomson, ), by Lyman Copeland Draper, Isaac Shelby, and Anthony Allaire (page images at HathiTrust) Horseshoe Robinson; or, The battle of King's Mountain A legendary patriotic drama in three acts.

Nearly every book on the battle of Kings Mountain written is based on the exhaustive research by Lyman Draper in the s. Draper's research papers are now available on microfilm and included much unpublished information about Ferguson's invasion of western North Carolina by his Loyalist troops and Tory militia, and how the militia's of several counties along the frontier organized, overcame 5/5(4).

Orig. pub. Cincinnati Reprinted, Print on Demand Edition xv, pp., index + illus., maps. Item #35 ISBN: The Battle of King's Mountain, October 7,turned the tide of the Revolution in the South, bringing to an end many months of British occupation in the Carolinas and Georgia.

Draper's classic account. According to Lyman Draper (–), in Kings Mountain and Its Heroes: James Steen, also of Irish descent, was probably a native of Pennsylvania, and early settled in.

Kings Mountain and Its Heroes History of the Battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 2Rev Ed edition by Lyman C. Draper. Published January by Overmountain Press.

Written in English. While reading Lyman Draper’s book Kings Mountain and Its Heroes, Bertha Riddle 1 discovered that William Riddle had, in fact, remained loyal to the British Crown during the Revolutionary War and was therefore a Loyalist or Tory.

Sep 28,  · Letter from Abraham Hardin — who taught John Randolph Logan the “art and science” of surveying — to Lyman C. Draper, author of “Kings Mountain and Its Heroes”. Kings Mountain and Its Heroes by Dr. Lyman C.

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Draper, LL. D.,Peter G. Thomson; reprinted by The Overmountain Press, Johnson City, Tennessee. Chapter V; pages Page 84 When Colonel McDowell became convinced that Ferguson's movement to the north-western. The fighting during the American Revolutionary War set neighbor against neighbor and family against family and it was in the south that those feelings were especially intense.

The battle of Kings Mountain, fought in South Carolina in October ofwas a solid British defeat and pivotal to the outcome of the conflict. This story by the veteran writer of historical fiction follows young Frank. As so little is known about the life of Daniel Sisk, his last actions in the life of the Wilkes County Regiment has been presented as heard on the memorial circle at Kings Mountain Park, and from the book, Kings Mountain and its Heroes, by Lyman C.

Draper, L.L.D.,reprinted by the Genealogical Publishing Company Inc. Baltimore, Burial: Kings Mountain Battleground Cemetery. The Battle of Kings Mountain, South Carolina, occurred on the 7th day of October,and resulted in the defeat of Lieutenant Colonel Ferguson, who commanded the royal forces, and the loss of his command, not one man escaping from the battle field.

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This 4/5(8). Jul 04,  · The official report of the engagement, signed by Colonels Campbell, Shelby and Cleveland, was published in the Virginia Gazette on 18 November and was included in Lyman C. Draper’s book Kings Mountain and Its Heroes, at pages A Hanging at Sunshine Following the famous battle at Kings Mountain on October 7, between Patriot (pro-independence) and Loyalist (or Tories, loyal to the British monarchy), over 30 Loyalists, including the notorious Ambrose Mills, were captured at the battle scene.

They were force-marched to Rutherford County and put on trial. Jan 22,  · Mountain settlers knew. “King’s Mountain and Its Heroes.” unaccompanied by any supply train,” Wilma Dykeman wrote in “With Fire and Sword,” her book about the Battle of King Author: Rob Neufeld.

bronze plaque” for one of the reported Battle of Kings Mountain patriots. John Allison Under Colonel Isaac Shelby, wounded per Katherine Keough White. Draper obtained a copy of the letter during his research and used it in his manuscript for his book The Battle of Kings Mountain and its Heroes.

Benge, Obadiah M. Kings Mountain. http. Draper, Kings Mountain and Its Heroes. Collection of material for this history covered a period of 40 years. The book contains much source material of varying worth.

Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution. Carrington, Battles of the American Revolution. Landrum, Colonial and Revolutionary History of Upper South.

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having such a book, teaching them to honor the King and obey magistrates, should rebel against their King and country; but amid these expressions of holy horror, these officers suffered their troops to engage in ransacking and plundering before their very eyes” (found in Lyman C.

Draper, Kings Mountain and Its Heroes, ).First Review of King's Mountain. The trouble with Sharyn McCrumb's work is that it's so finely wrought you get immediately sucked in and can’t put the book down. Doesn’t matter what the subject is: She makes the world real and the people convincing.

It's hard .Before They Were Heroes at King's Mountain puts the story on the landscape, taking the reader to scores of sites across the South where these events are commemorated.

pages plus preface, index, end notes, and bibliography, images, trade paperback, /2 x /2 Willie Parker Peace History Book Award, North Carolina Society of.