Title: Annals of Augusta County, Virginia : with reminiscences illustrative of the vicissitudes of its pioneer settlers ; biographical sketches of citizens locally prominent, and of those who have founded families in the southern and western states ; a diary of the War, 1861-'5, and a chapter on reconstruction
Author: Waddell, Joseph Addison, 1825-1914.
Publication Info: Richmond : Wm. Ellis Jones, 1886.
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Chapter III. Indian Wars, etc., from 1753 to 1756.
• ...at there would be a sufficient number of volunteers. They were to be commanded, he said, by Major George Washington. The company was no doubt raised and led by Andrew Lewis. At any rate, Lewis was ...
• ...the troops. Without military training or experience he planned campaigns, and undertook to instruct George Washington and Andrew Lewis how to fight the Indians. He was punctilious in etiquette, and in ...
Chapter VII. The War of the Revolution, etc., from 1774 to 1783.
• ...l to the members of Congress: " To the Hon. Peyton Randolph, Esq., President, Richard Henry Lee, George Washington, Patrick Henry, Richard Bland, Benjamin Harrison, and Edmund Randolph, Esqrs., De ...