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Cabeen, Francis von Albade (fl. 1906) The Colonel and the Quaker or the Return of the Forefathers

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.007.04 Author/Creator: Cabeen, Francis von Albade (fl. 1906) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Book Date: 1906 Pagination: 192 p. 24.5 x 17 x 2.5 cm

Summary of Content: Fictional story of a colonel and a Quaker who return from colonial times to view the world as it was in the early 1900s. The colonel is Alexander Anderson and the book mentions his French and Indian War and Revolutionary War commissions (GLC01450.007.01 and .02). Cabeen was a descendant of Anderson. Published by Goodman's Sons & Co.

People: Anderson, Alexander, fl. 1758-1776

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Revolutionary WarFrench and Indian WarQuakersAmerican Indian HistoryReligionLiterature and Language Arts

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