Pioneer Life; or, Thirty Years a Hunter: Being Scenes and Adventures in the Life of Philip Tome (Paperback)

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Originally published in 1854. Memoirs and observations of Philip Tome, an early Pennsylvania pioneer, adventurer, and hunter who served as an interpreter for two of the Seneca Nation's most important chiefs, Cornplanter and Governor Blacksnake. Includes a preface by folklorist Henry Shoemaker.

About the Author


Philip Tome (1782-1855) was a renowned hunter, adventurer, and early settler in north-central Pennsylvania who served as an interpreter for the Seneca chiefs Cornplanter and Governor Blacksnake for fifteen years.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780271065427
ISBN-10: 0271065427
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication Date: September 15th, 2014
Pages: 190
Language: English
Series: Metalmark