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Travels across the plains in 1852

Zarah McClung

Travels across the plains in 1852

by Zarah McClung

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Published by Chambers and Knapp in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPlains and the Rockies -- no. 240a.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination34 p.
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16306650M
    OCLC/WorldCa32966146

    Elder John Udell () (under construction) An unemployed Iowa Baptist minister, Udell has the distinction of being one of the few gold seekers to make several trips to California, in , , , and , staying in the area after his last trip. Across the Plains By Prairie Schooner (Tragedy on Sinker Creek) / by Fred Lockley. 19p. Bonney b. [ L81]. Across the Plains in '62; Across the plains: an journey from Omaha to Oregon / by William Smedley (); foreword by Merrill J. Mattes. Johnson Books,

    Full text of "T. Turnbull's travels from the United States across the plains to California" See other formats.   By , 16, Mormons had come to the valley, some in wagons and some dragging handcarts. After early difficulties, Salt Lake City began to flourish. By .

    Ian Frazier is a skillful writer of non fiction. I would compare this book to John McPhee's Coming Into the Country. Frazier traveled s miles across the Great Plains states that is from the Dakotas to Texas. He has tried (successfully) to distill the essence of the Great Plains in this regrettably short book.5/5(5). Travelers' Guide across the Plains upon the Overland Route to California. l The diaries, let­ ters, and guidebooks written by the emigrants who crossed North America on the overland trails during the mid-nineteenth century reveal a new awareness of the animals .


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Travels Across the Plains. The Oregon Trail Journal of Elizabeth J. Goltra. Skip to content. Home; About; Digital Scholarship Lab ← June 4, June 6, → June 5, May Sunday, June, 5th. A beautiful day, except the wind blows quite hard from ahead. Came over some very heavy sandy roads.

It would seem more like the holy. Wednesday 31st. After about 2 miles we left the river and struck across more to the right of a branch of Burnt River which we followed for about six miles to where we leave it and camped, some grass and.

A Journal of Travels Across the Plains – John Brown, The collection was begun in by the late Merrill J. Mattes, 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. Across the Plains in by Catherine Sager is the story of the Sager familys trip over the Oregon Trail by wagon in Sagers first hand story was written in but never published beyond Oregon until What I like about this Kindle version published in is the addition of maps, photos, drawings; but most of all the insertion of the editors notes to explain the situation, add /5.

Across the Plains is the middle book of a trilogy dealing with some of Stevenson's travels. I do not recommend starting with this book any more than I would recommend starting with the middle book of The Lord of the Rings trilogy.3/5.

An excerpt from A trip across the plains, and life in California by George Keller, An excerpt from A trip across the plains, and life in California by George Keller, In this book, Ohio native George Keller documents his experiences during his travels to California via.

Across The Plains In - Kindle edition by Sager, Catherine, Michael J. Trinklein. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Across The Plains In Reviews: The collection was begun in by the late Merrill J.

Mattes, 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. Across the Plains () is the middle section of Robert Louis Stevenson's three-part travel memoir which began with The Amateur Emigrant and ended with The Silverado Squatters.

The book contains 12 chapters, each a story or essay unto itself. The title chapter is the. Get this from a library. Turnbull's travels from the United States across the plains to California. [Thomas Turnbull; Frederic L Paxson; Reuben Gold Thwaites] -- Turnbull departed Chicago in April Beyond the Missouri River, he took the Mormon Trail and arrived in Hangtown, California, in August.

There are good details about the route but not about his. Titles include: George Croghan and the westward movement,The Frontier in American History, The American Fur Trade of the Far West, Sketches of history, life, and manners in the West, The Winning of the West, Scenes of earlier days in crossing the plains to Oregon, and Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Trip across the Plains in Covered Wagon in Affords Interesting Experiences for Mrs.

Iowa Taylor. Hillsboro Argus - J Edward C Robbins Interview (Page 1, Col 1) Only a few days after a major operation, Mrs. Iowa Taylor, pioneer of Washington County in recently faced the Argus interviewer on the firing line.

Joel Palmer's journal of his travels over the Rocky Mountains, inwas printed inand has been edited as a part of Thwaites's Early Western Travels. Among the California pioneers, who went over the route in the mad rush ofwas Amasa Delano, who wrote an illuminating journal, published as Life on the Plains, in In the call of more mills to build drew grandfather across the plains to Oregon.

He did not come as a farmer so used good horses, a comfortable spring wagon, and brought only his special tools" JACKSON, Margaret: m'd JACKSON, John M.; maiden name unknown at this time. On this page you can find out more about the route Stevenson took “across the plains” – where RLS stopped along the way and what he thought about the United States.

You can also read about his journey in “Across the Plains: Leaves from the Notebook of an Emigrant between New York and San Francisco” () in Across the Plains (). John Udell (22 June – 30 June ) was an American farmer and Baptist lay preacher who is primarily known for two detailed diaries he kept of his travels to California across the Great Plains of the United States.

He traversed the overland route four times between andreturning by sea on his first three trips. After his fourth and final trip to California he remained there. EXCERPT FROM ACROSS THE PLAINS TO CALIFORNIA IN (by Lodisa Frizzell)A major emigration to the Pacific coast was already underway when President James K.

Polk acquired the Oregon Territory in The discovery of gold in California four years later only increased the stream of new settlers heading west. Women settlers endured great hard-ships while winning new freedoms. This bookshelf is intended to include books that describe travels across several countries and/or in multiple parts of the world.

Recollections of a Gold Seeking Trip by Ox Train across the Plains and Mountains by an Old Stephens, John Lloyd, ; Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th. In this collection, first published in book form inStevenson takes us on a series of journeys based on events in the author's own short but memorable life.

"Across the Plains" is an account of crossing North America via the New York-San Francisco s: Full text of "Across the plains in " See other formats GIass_ iis'^a _Di^ / ACROSS THE PLAINS IN ACROSS THE PLAINS IN ^ J*^ Journal and Letters of Jerome Button, Written During an 7 C.

One Sunday morning in the autumn of two men arrived at the station. One of them, Andrew Rodgers, was a young man of about twenty-five, tall and slender, sandy hair and sallow look that betokened ill-health.

He sang hymns and played the violin, so the "Seceders," to which church he belonged, turned him out. His gentlemanly appearance and intelligence won the admiration of Dr.

and .A year of American travel. Jessie Benton Frémont (), the daughter of a Missouri Senator and wife of explorer John Charles Frémont, first came to California inwhen she and her young daughter spent six months at her husband's newly-acquired ranch at Mariposas, miles east of San Francisco.

The Frémonts also spent the years and at the Mariposas ranch.Original Source – About | Travels Across the Plains Posted from Diigo via IFTTT. Possible Unit(s) of Discussion: Westward Expansion. How to use in the classroom: Students could use this interactive map to answer the following questions: What was the Oregon Trail?

Why did people move West during the mid ’s? Describe the “trail life.