Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780

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Jonathan Carver (1710-1780) was an English soldier who traveled across Wisconsin into Minnesota and back across Lake Superior in 1766-1768 in order to examine the frontier recently won from the French.

From the description of Jonathan Carver diary of his travels [manuscripts], 1766-1767. (Oregon Historical Society Research Library). WorldCat record id: 678591181

From the guide to the Jonathan Carver diary of his travels, 1766-1767, (Oregon Historical Society Research Library)

Carver's and Rogers journals and related documents are published and a copy is in the Clarke Historical Library. Rogers commanded the British soldiers who took Fort Pontchartrain from the French in 1760, ending French rule in Detroit. Carver was a British Capt. and explorer in what became the northwestern United States. (For further information see the Dictionary of American Biography v. II p. 42 (Carver) and v. VIII p. 108-9 (Rogers).).

From the description of Correspondence, 1767. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 38919731

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referencedIn Tyndale, Robinson, 1778 or 9-1842. Papers relating to the Carver land grant, 1804-1912 (bulk 1806-1821). Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Harrison, Samuel, 1756-1813. Papers realting to the Carver land grant, 1805-1897. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Robert Rogers papers., 1760-1843. Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn Papers relating to the Carver land grant., 1805-1897. Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn Elliott, T. C. (Thompson Coit), 1862-1943. Historical papers and addresses by T. C. Elliott, Walla, Walla, Washington. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
referencedIn Farnsworth, John A. The early history of St. Paul, 1868 October 15. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. [Map of Wisconsin-Minnesota region, extending from Lake Superior and Lake Michigan west to Lake du Bois, White Bear Lake, and Goose Lake] [electronic resource] / Jonathan Carver. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Papers relating to the Carver land grant., 1804-1912 (bulk 1806-1821). Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn Breton, M. (Jean Baptiste Joseph). Travel accounts of journeys to the American Middle West by Jonathan Carver, and Sicily and Malta by Patrick Brydone, 1805-1806. Newberry Library
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. [Map of Wisconsin-Minnesota region, extending from Lake Superior and Lake Michigan west to Lake du Bois, White Bear Lake, and Goose Lake] / Jonathan Carver. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Gunn, Moses. Legal documents, [ca. 1800]-1807. Newberry Library
referencedIn Harriet Gladwin commonplace book, Gladwin, Harriet commonplace book, 1808-1810 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Boyd, Robert K., 1845?-1932. Robert Knowles Boyd papers, 1925-1930. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Scrapbook [microform]., 1826-1968]. Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn G. Hubert Smith papers., 1900, 1930-1986. Minnesota Historical Society.
creatorOf Jonathan Carver diary of his travels, 1766-1767 Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Quit claim deed of Joseph Munn of Rutland, Vermont, 1796. Vermont Historical Society
referencedIn Jonathan Carver land grant-related deeds., 1813-1860. Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn Marsh, John, 1799-1856. Letter : Prairie du Chien, W[isconsin] T[erritory], to D.P. Campbell, New York, [N.Y.], 1831 Apr. 17. Newberry Library
referencedIn Bell, William H. Papers, 1775-1876. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Papers [microform], 1766-1767. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Sutherland, James Frederick, 1892 or 3-1954,. Documents relating to Indian claim cases, 1767-1951. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Journals of the travels of Jonathan Carver in the year 1766 and 1767, [1766 May 20-1768 July 21]. Newberry Library
creatorOf Jonathan Carver papers., 1759-1770. Minnesota Historical Society.
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Correspondence, 1767. Clarke Historical Library
referencedIn Soulard, Antoine. Idée topographique des hauts du Mississipi [sic] et du Missouri : pour servir à la connaissance d'une partie des nations sauvages qui y habitent / dressée d'après des renseignements donnés par divers voyageurs ; dessinée par Mr. Soulard, ancien S[ub] L[ieuten]ant de port de la marine R[oya]le de France, et cap[itai]ne des milices de S[a] M[ajeste] C[atholique] aux Illinois, pour Monsieur de Bouligny, colonel du regiment fixe de la Louisiane, anée 1795, mois d'aout. Newberry Library
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Jonathan Carver papers, 1766-1844. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Randall, Matthew, fl. 1818. Map or plan of Carver's grant from the Nawdowissnee Indians, certified beneath by Matthew Randall, 1818 Feb. 27. New London County Historical Society
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. [Jonathan Carver, biographical materials] University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Letter: to Mr. Banks /by Jonathan Carver, 1778 Aug 13. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Napier, By. Recorded narration [sound recording], 1967. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Peters, Samuel, 1735-1826. Papers relating to the Carver land grant, 1779-1825. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Harmon, Zebulon, fl. 1817. Jonathan Carver land grant-related deeds, 1817-1839. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Richard Whitworth papers, Whitworth, Richard papers, [1765]-1836 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn New York Mississippi Land Company. Land claim, [ca.1822] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Rogers, Robert, 1731-1795. Robert Rogers papers, 1760-1843. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Papers relating to the Carver land grant, 1779-1825. Minnesota Historical Society.
referencedIn McClanehan, Robert. Carver land grant papers : 1802-1816. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Jonathan Carver diary of his travels [manuscripts], 1766-1767. Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Smith, G. Hubert, 1908-. G. Hubert Smith papers, 1900, 1930-1986. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Teare, D. T., Mrs. Miscellaneous papers and a clipping, 1936. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Whitworth, R. (Richard). Richard Whitworth papers, [1765]-1836. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Rooker, Michael Angelo, 1746-1801. A Plan of Carver's grant from the Nawdowissie Indians. Newberry Library
creatorOf Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780. Jonathan Carver papers, 1759-1770. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Estimate of the Fur and Peltry Trade in the District of Michilimackinac, 1767 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820. person
associatedWith Bell, William H. person
associatedWith Boyd, Robert K., 1845?-1932. person
associatedWith British Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Carver, Jonathan, family
associatedWith Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Elliott, T. C. (Thompson Coit), 1862-1943. person
associatedWith Farnsworth, John A. person
associatedWith Gladwin, Harriet person
associatedWith Gunn, Moses. person
associatedWith Harrison, Samuel, 1756-1813. person
associatedWith Kyle, Erma Johnson, comp. person
associatedWith Marsh, John, 1799-1856. person
associatedWith Napier, By. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Mississippi Land Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Peters, Samuel, 1735-1826. person
associatedWith Rogers, Robert, 1731-1795. person
associatedWith Smith, G. Hubert, 1908-. person
associatedWith Soulard, Antoine. person
associatedWith Sutherland, James Frederick, 1892 or 3-1954, person
associatedWith Teare, D. T., Mrs. person
associatedWith Tute, James. person
associatedWith Tute, James. person
associatedWith Tyndale, Robinson, 1778 or 9-1842. person
associatedWith Whitworth, Richard, 1734-1811 person
associatedWith Whitworth, R. (Richard) person
associatedWith Wisconsin Historical Society. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Michigan
Wisconsin
Minnesota
Mississippi River Valley
Minnesota
Minnesota
Wisconsin
Great Lakes (North America)
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Niagara Frontier (N.Y.)
Minnesota
Mississippi River
Michigan
Great Lakes (North America).
United States
Great Lakes Region
Great Lakes (North America)
Great Lakes Region (North America)
United States
Northwestern States
Minnesota
Great Briatin
Michigan
Wisconsin
Minnesota
Minnesota
North America
Wisconsin
Northwest Passage
Mississippi River Valley
Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island)
Wisconsin
West (U.S.)
Subject
Indians of North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Land grants--Mississippi River Valley
Ethnology
Fox Indians
Land grants
Dakota Indians--Land tenure
Indians of North America--Social life and customs--Sources
Menominee Indians
Explorers--Great Briatin--Diaries
Indians of North America--Great Lakes Region
Dakota Indians
Fur trade
Manuscripts, American
Ojibwa Indians--Social life and customs
Dakota language--Dictionaries
Dakota language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Winnebago Indians
Voyages and travels--Early works to 1800
Indians of North America--Social life and customs
Ethnology--North America
Voyages and travels
Sauk Indians
Indians of North America
Explorers--Diaries
Carver Grant
Expeditions and Adventure
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Birth 1710-04-13

Death 1780-01-31

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