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OF THE .
DISCOVERY OF AMERICA:
THE LANDING OF OUR FOREFATHERS
AND OF THEIR MOST REMARKABLR
ENGAGEMENTS WITH THE INDIANS
FROM THEIR EIRST LANDING IN 1620, UNTIL THE FINAL SUBJU-
GATION OF THE NATIVES IN 1679.
TO WHICH IS ANNEXED
THE PARTICULARS OF ALMOST EVERY IMPORTANT ENGAGU-
TO THE PRESENT DAY.
INCLUDING THE DEFEAT OF GENERALS
BRADDOOX, HARMER AND ST. OLAIR,
BY THE INDIANS AT THE WESTWARD;
THE CREEK AND SEMINOLE WAR &c.
BY HENRY TRUMBULL.
"My countrymen-These things ought not to be forgotten, for the benefit of our children,
and those that follow them, they should be recorded in History.........FRANKLIN.
PUBLISHED BY GEORGE CLAR K.
Be it remembered, That on the twenty-fourth day of December, in the forty-third year of the Independence of the United States of America, Henry Trumbull, of the said District, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as author, in the words following to wit:
History of the Discovery of America, of the Landing of our Forefathors at Plymouth, and of their most remarkable engagemcuts with the Indians, in New-England, from their first landing in 1620, until the final subjugation of the natives in 1679; to which is annexed, the defeat of Genororals Braddock, Harmor, and St. Clair, by the Indians at the Westward, &c
In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, 'An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of maps charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned.'
H. W. EDWARDS,
Clerk of the District of Connecticut.