“The Bold Northwestern Man”


A band of Indians, come to sell furs, find weapons aboard the "Lady of Washington"; they try to capture the ship. Eventually they are defeated, losing some seventy of their number. The Europeans raid the Indian village to reclaim their property

Historical references

  • 1791 - Attack on the Lady Washington


  1. Laws D1, "The Bold Northwestern Man"
  2. DT 843, BOLDNW*
  3. Roud #2227
  4. BI, LD01


Author: unknown
Keywords: fight Indians(Am.)
Found in: US(NE) Canada(Mar)