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What a wonderful look at life in the mid-west in the 1800’s.  This Historical CD contains stories of  Ft. Wayne and the local townships of  Allen County Indiana and its people.

 

This is a scanned copy on CD of the original 2-Volume set published in 1917.

 

 

 

 

THE

PICTORIAL HISTORY

OF FORT WAYNE,

INDIANA

 

A REVIEW OF TWO CENTURIES OF OCCUPATION OF THE REGION ABOUT THE HEAD OF THE MAUMEE RIVER.

 

BY 

B. J. GRISWOLD

 

ILLUSTRATED

 

WITH HALFTONE ENGRAVINGS AND THREE HUNDRED PEN DRAWINGS AND MAPS BY THE AUTHOR ALSO THE STORY OF THE TOWNSHIPS OF ALLEN COUNTY.

 

BY

MRS. SAMUEL R. TAYLOR

 

CHICAGO

Robert O. Law Company

 

1917

 

(1300 + pages on 1 CD)

An essential resource for Genealogists

Actual images of every page, in Adobe Acrobat Reader .PDF format. Works with any computer, and is easy to use and read. Some scans are imperfect.

This book on CD is SEARCHABLE * 

 

Table of Contents

 

CHAPTER I. - The First White Man of the Maumee.

CHAPTER II. - The Portage That Made Fort Wayne.

CHAPTER III. - 1614-1682. Savage, Adventurer, Explorer and Priest

CHAPTER IV. - 1683-1732. Kekionga During the "Golden Era" of French Rule.

CHAPTER V. - 1733-1749. The Last French Posts on the Site of Fort Wayne.

CHAPTER VI. - 1750-1760. Surrender of the French Post Miami (Fort Wayne) to the English.

CHAPTER VII. - 1761-1765. Massacre of the British at Post Miami (Fort Wayne)—Morris and Croghan.

CHAPTER VIII. - 1764-1779. Miami Town (Fort Wayne) and the Revolution.

CHAPTER IX. - 1780-1789. The Massacre of La Balme—Washington Foresees Fort Wayne.

CHAPTER X. - 1789-1790. Life in Miami Town (Fort Wayne), the Anti-American Center of the" West.

CHAPTER XI. - 1790. The Battle of the Site of Fort Wayne

CHAPTER XII. - 1791. St. Clair's Defeat Imperils the West—Washington's Apprehensions.

CHAPTER XIII. - 1792-1794. "Mad Anthony" Wayne, Savior of the West

CHAPTER XIV. - 1794. The Building and Dedication of Fort Wayne

CHAPTER XV. - 1794-1805. The Fort in the Wilderness.

CHAPTER XVI. - 1806-1812. The Quiet Before the Savage Storm.

CHAPTER VXII. - 1812. The Siege of Fort Wayne.

CHAPTER XVIII. - 1812-1813. British Army Under Muir, Sent Against Fort Wayne, is Turned Back

CHAPTER XIX. - 1813-1815. Jenkinson and Whistler, Commandants-Rebuilding Fort Wayne.

CHAPTER XX. - 1816-1820. The Evacuation of Fort Wayne—Wild Gatherings of Savages.

CHAPTER XXI. - 1821-1823. Platting the Town of Fort WayneAllen County Organized.

CHAPTER XXII. - 1824. Pioneer County Government

CHAPTER XXIII .- 1825-1828. Beginnings of the Wabash and Erie Canal.

CHAPTED XXIV. - 1829-1831. The Village Incorporated—"Underground Railroad"—The First Courthouse.

CHAPTER XXV.- 1832-1834. Canal Construction Begins—The First Newspaper—The First Fire Company.

CHAPTER XXVI.- 1835-1837. Canal Celebration—The "Irish War"—The First Bank.

CHAPTER XXVII. - 1838-1839. Boat Yards and Other Pioneer Enterprises—Early Hotels.

CHAPTER. XXVIII - 1840-1842. Port Wayne City Incorporated—The First Officials and Their "Work.

CHAPTER XXIX. - 1843. The Great Canal Celebration—General Cass's Address.

CHAPTER XXX. - 1844-1845. The Miamis, "Hunted Like Wild Animals," Taken to the West.

CHAPTER XXXI. - 1846-1847. Troops to MexicoMethodist College—Concordia.

CHAPTER XXXII. - 1848-1850. The First Telegraph Service—The Scourge of Cholera

CHAPTER XXXIII. - 1851-1852. The Building of the First Railroad—A Plea for Immigration.

CHAPTER XXXIV. - 1853-1851. While the "Free" Schools Fought for Existence.

CHAPTER XXXV. - 1855-1856. The Execution of Madden and Keefer

CHAPTER XXXVI. - 1857-1859. "Regulators" and Criminals—Railroad Shops—Lindenwood Cemetery.

CHAPTER XXXVII. - 1860-1861. Ovation to Douglass—Knights of the Golden Circle—Enlistments for the Civil War.

CHAPTER XXXVIII. - 1862-1863. Police—Baseball—The First Park

CHAPTER XXXIX. - 1864-1866. Strikes and Early Labor Unions—The First Street Paving—The State Fair.

CHAPTER XL. - 1867-1870. A Den of Thieves—The Beginning of Hospitals

CHAPTER XLI. - 1871-1874. The First Horse-Drawn Street Cars—Equal Suffrage—Free Mail Delivery.

CHAPTER XLII. - 1875-1878. Railroad Strike—Rival Medical Schools—Lawlessness

CHAPTER XLIII. - 1879-1884. Water "Works—Telephone—Electric Lighting—Political Disturbances

CHAPTER XLIV. - 1885-1890. Natural Gas—The State School—South Wayne Tangle.

CHAPTER XLV. - 1891-1894. "Trolley" Cars—Strike of Street Railway Men—City Building-Public Library.

CHAPTER XLVI. - 1895-1899. Centennial Celebration of the Building of Wayne's Fort—The Sixth Courthouse—The First Automobile.

CHAPTER XLVII. - 1900-1908. lnterurban Railroads—Commercial Advancement.

CHAPTER XLVIII. - 1909-1915. Civic Awakening—" Indiana's Second City"—Track Elevation— The Flood of 1913.

CHAPTER XLIX. - 1916-1917. Indiana's Centennial— Coliseum —Y. M. C. A.—Troops to the "Border."

CHAPTER L. - 1917. Fort Wayne's Answer to the Call to War with Germany.

The Story of the Townships of Allen County

Index

 

Volume 2

BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX

 

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