The shrine of knowledge.

Paxton Boys

A selection of articles related to paxton boys.

Paxton Boys | RM. The Pennsylvania Center for the Book - The Paxton Boys - Image 1612352_com_paxtonboys.jpg

Original articles from our library related to the Paxton Boys. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Paxton Boys.

Apple Divination
We have all heard and used the expression "An apple a day keeps the doctor away." This expression is based on a very old superstition and is one of many associated with apples. I am quite sure that you have all held an apple in one hand and twisted...
Psychic Abilities >> Divination
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 25
Chapter 25 25:1 Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah. 25:2 And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. 25:3 And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and...
Old Testament >> Genesis
A History Of Dreaming - From Ancient Egypt To Modern Day
Dreams have been an important part of the human experince since time immemorial. Fragments of the earliest books come from Egypt, where dreams were considered to be the messages sent from the gods. The Egyptians divided their dreams into three categories: 1....
Parapsychology >> Dreams
Summer is at its end and the last harvest is taken in. The cold season returns, all of nature seems to die and the nights become long. It is the beginning of Samon, the dark half of the year. The veil between the land of the living and the land of the dead...
Holidays >> Samhain
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

Paxton Boys is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Paxton Boys books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Excerpt, Rhoda Barber, “Recollections written in 1830 of life in
March of the Paxton Boys. Regulator movement. Shays' Rebellion.
An Offer of Healing and Peace from Presbyterians to Native Americans
Some Casualties of Conquest
province, but the Paxton Boys swept into Lancaster, where the. Conestogas had been housed in the jail for their protection, and swiftly slaughtered them.

Suggested News Resources

Lady Irish want wins
North Platte's cross country team has been a force in the area for the past few years, but Paxton's boys had a great showing at the state meet last year and have kept going this season. The meet is traditionally one of the largest meets in the area.

Suggested Web Resources

Paxton Boys - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Paxton Boys were a vigilante group that murdered twenty Native Americans in events sometimes called the Conestoga Massacre.
Paxton Boys
The role of Paxton Boys in the history of the United States of America.
The Paxton Boys
But the "Paxton Boys" were now like wild beasts that had tasted blood.
The Pennsylvania Center for the Book - The Paxton Boys Peaceable Kingdom Lost: The Paxton Boys and the
In 1682, the Quaker William Penn established a colony where settlers would attempt to coexist peacefully with Native Americans.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Place for your opinion