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Jemison, Mary 1743-1833

Overview
Works: 170 works in 460 publications in 5 languages and 14,536 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Autobiographies  Diaries  Personal narratives  Captivity narratives 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: E87, B
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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
Niederschrift der Lebensgeschichte der Mary Jemison ... by Mary Jemison( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in German and Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enlevée par les Indiens à 12 ans ... by Mary Jemison( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographie - Indien (peuple) - enlèvement - vie quotidienne
A narrative of the life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was taken by the Indians, in the year 1755, when only about twelve years of age by James E Seaver( Book )

6 editions published between 1824 and 1995 in English and held by 12 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
Enlevée par les indiens by Mary Jemison( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 10 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
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

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 6 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
The white woman and her valley by Arch Merrill( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories of the people and events of the Genesee River Valley in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Récit de la vie de Mrs. Jemison : enlevée par les Indiens en 1755 à l'âge de douze ans ... by Mary Jemison( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 4 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 English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
 
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The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the Indians
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The diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the IndiansA narrative of the life of Mrs. Mary JemisonWhite captives : gender and ethnicity on the American frontierThe white : a novelMary JemisonLife of Mary Jemison: Deh-he-wā-misThe 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 (257)

French (13)

German (9)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)