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From: "Diane Sheppard" <>
Subject: Re: Canadian Red-Indian Question
Date: 30 Sep 2005 05:12:10 -0700
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"Leo van de Pas" wrote:
"Being totally igmorant of Nothern American history "the famous War
> Chief of the Mohawks" is it obvious to others who is being referred to?"
I cannot speak for others about their knowledge of Joseph Brant, but he
would be well known to those with more than a passing interest in the
French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War.
Following is a link to his biography in the Dictionary of Canadian
Biography online (a very well respected source):
Here's a link to their main page: http://www.biographi.ca/EN/index.html