George Rogers Clark, Military Leader in the Pioneer West & Locust Grove, the Croghan Homestead Honoring Him
Signed by Gwynne Tuell Potts and Samuel W. Thomas, authors.
This book explores new research and overturns some cherished myths. General George Rogers Clark’s military career is placed in the context of the complicated and fascinating American Revolution in the Ohio River Valley. It also illuminates the background and career of the man who built Locust Grove, Major William Croghan, George Rogers Clark’s brother-in-law, and the slaves who worked there. Famous visitors to Locust Grove include Presidents James Monroe, Andrew Jackson and Zachary Taylor, Vice-President Aaron Burr, John James Audubon, William Clark and Meriwether Lewis as well as cave guide Stephen Bishop.
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Written by Gwynne Tuell Potts and Samuel W. Thomas.