WorldCat Identities

Jemison, Mary 1743-1833

Overview
Works: 134 works in 391 publications in 5 languages and 14,262 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E87, B
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Mary Jemison
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Mary Jemison
A narrative of the life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James E Seaver( Book )

12 editions published between 1824 and 1999 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Mary Jemison's account of her life with the Seneca Indians as told to upstate New York doctor James Everett Seaver in 1824
Récit de la vie de Mrs Jemison enlevée par les Indiens en 1755 à l'âge de douze ans et qui continua de vivre parmi eux jusqu'au temps présent by Mary Jemison( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edité pour la première fois en 1824, ce récit a connu maintes rééditions en langue anglaise. Mais c'est la première fois qu'il est disponible en français. Il permet au lecteur contemporain de connaître de l'intérieur la vie des Blancs kidnappés par les Indiens en compensation de leurs pertes en guerriers au cours de leurs engagements belliqueux contre les Blancs et de comprendre pourquoi ces prisonniers choisissaient de rester chez leurs ravisseurs et de s'intégrer pleinement à la vie indienne. Une préface d'Yvan Simonis de l'Université Laval situe le récit dans son contexte historique
Enlevée par les indiens by Mary Jemison( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réédition. Volume publié en 1983 dans la collection "L'ami de poche", en 1990 dans la collection "Passé composé", chez le même éditeur
Niederschrift der Lebensgeschichte der Mary Jemison ... by Mary Jemison( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in German and Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the Indians by Mary Jemison( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiences, based on her own account, of Mary Jemison who was captured by a Shawnee war party when she was twelve and subsequently rescued and adopted by the Seneca with whom she chose to remain the rest of her long life
Relato de la vida de Mrs. Jemison, raptada por los indios en 1755 a la edad de doce años by Mary Jemison( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit de la vie de Mrs. Jemison : enlevée par les Indiens en 1755 à l'âge de douze ans [...] by Mary Jemison( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Narrative of the life of Mrs M. Jemison, who was taken by the Indians in the year 1755, etc by James E Seaver( Book )

2 editions published in 1826 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white woman and her valley by Arch Merrill( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories of the people and events of the Genesee River Valley in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Priscilla Hannah Gurney, Dorothea Herbert, Mary Jemison, Elizabeth Lichtenstein Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last will and testament by Mary Jemison( )

1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two handwritten copies of the last will and testament of Mary Jemison that was filed with the Surrogates Office in Erie County, New York. The original document was written September 23 1823 and was probated the April 27, 1835
Pelle bianca, pellerossa by Mary Jemison( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A narrative of the life of Mary Jemison, the white woman of the Genesee by James E Seaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.08 for Life of Ma ... to 1.00 for Niederschr ...)

The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the Indians
Alternative Names
Dickewamis

Jemison, Mary

Jemmison, Mary 1743-1833

Mary Jemison American frontierswoman who was adopted in her teens by the Seneca

Languages
English (238)

French (13)

German (7)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)

Covers
The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the IndiansThe white : a novelA narrative of the life of Mrs. Mary JemisonWhite captives : gender and ethnicity on the American frontierThe diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the IndiansMary Jemison : white woman of the Seneca : a novelCaptured by Indians : the life of Mary Jemison