Hero of Tippecanoe, or, The story of the life of William Henry Harrison
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Hero of Tippecanoe, or, The story of the life of William Henry Harrison related by Captain Miller to his boys by James P. Giffing

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Published by Published by J.P. Giffing (successor to S. Colman) 56 Gold-Street in New-York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Portraits,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811,
  • Presidents

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Edition Notes

Other titlesStory of the life of William Henry Harrison, Hero of Tippecanoe
ContributionsAnderson, Alexander, 1775-1870, engraver
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE392 .H57 1840
The Physical Object
Pagination121, 7 p. :
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24836115M
LC Control Number2011656395

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This officer was William Henry Harrison [born February 9, ]. His father, Benjamin Harrison, was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and a close friend of Washington. The young man had given up the study of medicine to fight the Indians, and Washington urged Wayne to . Hero of Tippecanoe, or, The story of the life of William Henry Harrison. New York: Published by J.P. Giffing, © (OCoLC) Named Person: William Henry Harrison; William Henry Harrison; William Henry Harrison: Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Captain Miller. William Henry Harrison. Why was William Henry Harrison the Hero of Tippecanoe? Asked by Wiki User. 27 28 Answer. Top Answer. Wiki User Answered. William Henry Harrison Essay Words | 4 Pages. William Henry Harrison, (), was 9th President of the United States. The oldest president up until then, he was also the first to die in office, surviving only one month. With his known Indian fighting his was given the nickname “Old Tippecanoe.