The American West

overland journeys, 1841-1880
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LexisNexis , Bethesda, MD
Overland journeys to the Pacific, Trails -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century, Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century, Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) -- History -- 1848-1860, West (U.S.) -- History -- To


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This collection reproduces histories and personal narratives of America"s westward migrations by covered wagon, on foot, and by stagecoach. The printed narratives and personal histories, drawn from materials printed between 1841 and 1930, are organized by trail, and within each trail section by author.

Other titlesOverland journeys, 1841-1880, Guide to the microfilm edition of the American West.
Statement[project editor, Robert E. Lester].
SeriesResearch collections on the American West
ContributionsLester, Robert., LexisNexis (Firm)
LC ClassificationsF591
The Physical Object
Paginationmicrofilm reels
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3565190M
ISBN 101556557116
LC Control Number2002037006

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