A woman"s story of pioneer Illinois

by Tillson, Christiana Holmes

Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale

Written in English
Cover of: A woman
Published: Pages: 169 Downloads: 348
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  • Illinois,
  • Illinois.

Subjects:

  • Tillson, Christiana Holmes, 1798-1872.,
  • Women pioneers -- Illinois -- Biography.,
  • Pioneers -- Illinois -- Biography.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois.,
  • Illinois -- History -- 1778-1865.

Edition Notes

StatementChristiana Holmes Tillson ; edited by Milo Milton Quaife ; with a new introd. by Kay J. Carr.
ContributionsQuaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959., Carr, Kay J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF545 .T57 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, xxi, 169 p. ;
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1108113M
ISBN 100809319802, 0809319810
LC Control Number94033417

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Tillson’s story records the reactions produced upon a refined New England woman by an environment at once predominantly southern and wholly frontier. The “west” was what we today call the Midwest.

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About the Book. Christiana and John Tillson moved from Massachusetts to central Illinois in Upon arriving in Montgomery County.