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The Resource Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew

Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew

Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Title
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Statement of responsibility
[collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Includes "writings of more than a hundred women" who experienced the "trip across the continent."
  • Revised edition includes material on "young girls ... between eight and sixteen for whom the monumental crossing was a lark."
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Schlissel, Lillian
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  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Women
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: c1982. With new foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-265) and index
Contents
  • Jane Gould Tourtillott
  • A sketch of her life
  • Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson
  • Diary, 1867
  • Barsina Rogers French
  • Families in transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in transit II, 1851-1855 -- The later journeys, 1856-1867 -- The diaries.
  • A woman't trip across the plains in 1849
  • Catherine Haun
  • Notes by the wayside en route to Oregon, 1852
  • Lydia Allen Rudd
  • Diary, 1853
  • Amelia Stewary Knight
  • Touring from Mitchell, Iowa to California, 1862
Control code
ocm55981285
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 278 p.
Isbn
9780805211764
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004556208
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55981285
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: c1982. With new foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-265) and index
Contents
  • Jane Gould Tourtillott
  • A sketch of her life
  • Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson
  • Diary, 1867
  • Barsina Rogers French
  • Families in transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in transit II, 1851-1855 -- The later journeys, 1856-1867 -- The diaries.
  • A woman't trip across the plains in 1849
  • Catherine Haun
  • Notes by the wayside en route to Oregon, 1852
  • Lydia Allen Rudd
  • Diary, 1853
  • Amelia Stewary Knight
  • Touring from Mitchell, Iowa to California, 1862
Control code
ocm55981285
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 278 p.
Isbn
9780805211764
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004556208
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55981285

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