The Official Historical Society of Schuylkill County

Tulpehocken Trail Traces

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Description

Author Steve E. Troutman
This author explores the Tulpehocken Path, focusing on the lesser known sections in Northumberland and Schuylkill Counties.  He presents a history of the trail, from its earliest times, focusing on the activities of Conrad Weiser, Indian Agent for the Penns and others of note.  Using contemporary and vintage maps, he suggests the possible variations of the trail, providing numerous pictures of key present day locations along the path.  He then follows with accounts of the numerous historic travelers on the trails.  Steve connects present day locations and people to the Native Americans who lived in the Mahantongo Valley, including information about the Seven Sacred Circles.  Book is signed by Author.