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Execution Of A Prisoner

In First white man of the West, or, The life and exploits of Col. Dan'l Boone, the first settler of Kentucky; interspersed with incidents in the early annals of the country,Timothy Flint relates the story of Boone’s captivity among the Shawnese Indians and the "mercy killing" of a brave enemy warrior from a western tribe.
(courtesy of University of Kentucky Library.)
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