Mary Jemison

Adams County teenager abducted by Indians in 1758

Remembering her on the 250th Anniversary after her capture.

Sponsored by the Biglerville Historical and Preservation Society

 
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Research Materials on Mary Jemison
 

Main Event

Early American Festival

Saturday, April 5, 2008
10am to 3pm

St. Ignatius Loyola Catholic Church and Buchanan Valley Fire Company Community Hall

 

Help Us with this Remembrance

We need financial assistance to reach local people about Mary's story. If you’re interested in becoming involved or learning more about Mary Jemison, contact Deb McCauslin at (717) 528-8553 or by email at dmccauslin@ gettysburghistories.com 

Checks may be mailed to:

Mary Jemison Committee, c/o Bigerlerville Historical and Preservation Society, P.O. Box 656, Biglerville, PA 17307

If you want to find out more about Mary, we recommend the following:

Books:

Mary Jemison, White woman of the Seneca, by Rayna Gangi. 1996. To purchase the book on Amazon, follow this link: http://www.amazon.com/Mary-Jemison-White-WomanSeneca/dp/0940666588/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1201189137&sr=8-1

James Seaver's Narrative of the Life of Mary Jemison, available at Lord Nelson's Gallery, Chambersburg St., Gettysburg

Web Sites:

"Exploring Letchworth Park History"
http://www.letchworthparkhistory.com