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Published by [by the author] in Zanesville, Ohio .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Blennerhassett Island (W. Va.)

Subjects:

  • Blennerhassett, Harman, 1765-1831.,
  • Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836.,
  • Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807.,
  • Blennerhassett Island (W. Va.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Norris F. Schneider.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF247.B56 S3
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6369724M
LC Control Number38012408
OCLC/WorldCa830775

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Blennerhassett Island by Ray Swick and Christina Little available in Trade Paperback on hisn-alarum.com, also read synopsis and reviews. Images of America: Blennerhassett Island reveals for the first time the pictorial past of the Ohio. The Tragedy of Harmon Blennerhassett. By Thomas Jewett. Most have heard of the Burr conspiracy and the resultant trial for treason. But few know of his co-defendant: Harmon Blennerhassett. A man who lost even more than Burr in following the former Vice President's scheme to establish a western empire. Their residence, Blennerhassett House, where Burr and Blennerhassett are alleged to have plotted treason against the United States in the Burr Conspiracy, burned to the ground in That area has been designated the Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park and the island was named for hisn-alarum.comnates: 39°16′16″N 81°37′32″W . Just below Marietta, Burr stopped to see Harman Blennerhassett. at his idyllic island estate. He was away at the time. Blennerhassett was a wealthy immigrant from England who settled with his wife Margaret in on Belpre (later Blennerhassett) Island in the Ohio River. This contact would bring Burr’s conspiracy directly to Marietta.

Blennerhassett Island. Location of Annual Meeting of the ABA. Bicentennial Commemoration of the Journey of Aaron Burr and his followers out West. August 31 marks years that Aaron floated down the Ohio River with the Pioneers. He was on the island as we all . Jul 11,  · The Burr conspiracy, which is suspected to have involved a treasonous plot to create a new country independent of the United States, has become the subject of many stories, poems, artwork and Broadway shows. The Blennerhassetts fled the island when Burr’s scheme collapsed but the mansion and history remain.” Source. Images of America: Blennerhassett Island reveals for the first time the pictorial past of the Ohio River's most famous island. Located one-and-a-half miles west of Parkersburg, West Virginia, it sprang into national fame two centuries ago as the headquarters of Aaron Burr's conspiracy to create an empire in the Southwest. The island also was renowned as the site of the American West. Aaron Burr, –, American political leader, b. Newark, N.J., grad. College of New Jersey (now Princeton). Political Career A brilliant law student, Burr interrupted his study to serve in the American Revolution and proved himself a valiant soldier in early campaigns. In ill .