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Across the plains in 1853

D. B. Ward

Across the plains in 1853

by D. B. Ward

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Published by Ward in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ward, D. B., 1838-,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby D. B. Ward.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF593 .W24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4934096M
    LC Control Number76361066

    The Plains Across became an instant standard work in western trail literature after it first appeared in It won seven awards, including the John H. Dunning Prize from the American Historical Association and the Billington Book Award from the Organization of American Historians. The overland migration attracted the more hardy and experienced pioneers, and also those whose assets lay in cattle and farm equipment rather than in money. The majority came from the more western parts of the then United States, and therefore comprised men who had already some experience in pioneering. As far as the Mississippi or Across The Plains Read More».

    Book/Printed Material The journal of Mrs. Mary Ringo; a diary of her trip across the Great Plains in , Enlarge View 64 images in sequence. Download. The plains across. Bibliography: p. Includes index. 1. Overland journeys to the Pacific. 2. Frontier and pioneer life—The West. 3. The 4. The West—History— To 1. F File Size: 1MB.

    Across the Plains in by Catherine Sager Pringle (c. ) Contents Chapter I - On the Plains in Chapter II - Waiilatpu Massacre, Quantity linear feet, (1 folders) Collection Number A Summary Benjamin Franklin Owen () was a pioneer on the overland trail to Oregon. The collection consists of Owen's journal, My Trip Across the Plains, Ma Octo Repository.


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Friday the 13th. Today we crossed the Big Blue River, had to block up our wagon boxes to keep them up out of the water, got through safe, it is a very pretty stream about 70 yds. wide. The Plains Across: The Overland Emigrants on the Trans-Mississippi West, –60 is a book on overland travel across the Great Plains prior to the Civil War.

It was written by John D. Unruh, Jr. and first published by the University of Illinois Press in The book was a revised doctoral dissertation written at the University of Kansas under George L. Anderson and Clifford S. Griffin. A TRIP TO CALIFORNIA IN BY WASHINGTON BAILEY.

Recollections of a gold seeking trip by ox train across the plains and mountains by an old Illinois pioneer. LeRoy Journal Printing Company. Bailey was induced by some of his friends to put in writing his recollections of an overland trip made by "prairie schooner" to California, over sixty years ago.

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Interesting Account of a Trip Across the Plains in – Mrs. Tompkins a co-founder of the Oregon-California Trails Association. That original nucleus was a result of a generous donation from Merrill and reflected his many years as an award-winning National Park Service historian and also included works of his own authorship.

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