Compiler: Retrospect Publishing
The History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania by Samuel Durant is one of the oldest county histories for Allegheny County. Published in 1877, the History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, provides genealogy researchers and historians a comprehensive glimpse into the people and the formation of the townships and towns of the county during the early and mid1800s.
Extensive military rosters and histories for the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the Civil War for Allegheny County, Pennsylvania are included along with chapters on the various French and Indian conflicts that were fought in the 1700s in western Pennsylvania prior to the formation of Allegheny County. Includes Biographical sketches and illustrations of the early residents and their homes are also included - 162 illustrations and color maps.
This CD contains a powerful search tool and images of the original pages from the following book:
- History of Allegheny County, PA, 1876 (Samuel W. Durant; L.H. Everts & Co.; 1876)
System Requirements: IBM PC or compatible with CD-ROM drive, Windows 95 thru Windows 7, VGA display with at least 256 colors, 4MB hard drive space, 16M of RAM, 486 or better. Limitations: Not compatible with network software.
2004, 406 pages, CD
No ISBN assigned
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