Classic frontier drama with frontiersman Daniel Boone who conducted surveys, interacted with friendly and hostile Native Americans, and fought for the American cause during the Revolutionary War whilst leading the new Kentucky settlement of Boonesborough. Daniel was aided in his adventures by side-kick Yadkin, Cherokee Mingo, wife Rebecca, son Israel, daughter Jemima, tavern keeper Cincinnatus.
Last Episode06x26 Israel and Love Aired: May. 07, 1970
It's young love, first love for Israel who falls for the daughter of a woodcarver who has lost his inspiration to carve and is drowning himself …
Series Fun Facts
- Unlike Fes Parker (6'5 1/2"), the real Daniel Boone was only about 5'8".
- Goof (miscellaneous): This series gave rise to the urban legend that Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett were one and the same person. In fact, the producers had intended the show to be about…
[show]Goof (miscellaneous): This series gave rise to the urban legend that Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett were one and the same person. In fact, the producers had intended the show to be about Crockett, but Walt Disney would not sell them the rights, so they used the name Daniel Boone instead.
- Fes Parker portrayed Daniel Boone wearing a Coon Skin Cap, a carryover from his portrayal as David Crockett. In actuality, Daniel Boone wore a beaver hat with flat brim.