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Covered Wagon Women Volume 1
Covered Wagon Women Volume 1
by Kenneth L Holmes
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The women who traveled west in covered wagons during the 1840s speak through these letters and diaries. Here are the voices of Tamsen Donner and young Virginia Reed, members of the ill-fated Donner party; Patty Sessions, the Mormon midwife who delivered... (read more)

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The Oregon Trail (Penguin American Library)
The Oregon Trail (Penguin American Library)
by Francis Jr Parkman
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On April 28, 1846, Francis Parkman left Saint Louis on his first expedition west. The Oregon Trail documents his adventures in the wilderness, sheds light on America's westward expansion, and celebrates the American spirit.... (read more)

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Covered Wagon Women #5: Covered Wagon Women: Diaries & Letters from the Western Trails, 1852: The Oregon Trail
Covered Wagon Women #5: Covered Wagon Women: Diaries & Letters from the Western Trails, 1852: The Oregon Trail
by Kenneth L Holmes
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Abigail Jane Scott was seventeen when she left Illinois with her family in the spring of 1852. Her record of the journey west is full of expressive detail: breakfasting in a snowstorm, walking behind the wagons to keep warm, tasting buffalo meat, trying... (read more)

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The Oregon Trail, Yesterday and Today
The Oregon Trail, Yesterday and Today
by William E Hill
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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press In these pages the reader will find a description of the history of the Oregon Trail - from past to present.  Inside the reader will find a unique blend of maps, guides, emigrant... (read more)

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The Oregon Trail
The Oregon Trail
by Francis Parkman
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Francis Parkman was a 23-year-old scion of a prominent Boston family when he decided to write the history of the struggle of French and English for domination of the North American continent. In order to learn firsthand about the Indians of the Plains... (read more)

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The California and Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life
The California and Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life
by Francis Parkman
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In the spring of 1846, Francis Parkman, a Harvard-educated Boston-born aristocrat, headed west to experience the untamed regions of America, to acquaint himself with the wild mountain men in the Rockies, and to visit the surviving Indian tribes before... (read more)

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Wagons West: The Epic Story of America's Overland Trails (Images of America)
Wagons West: The Epic Story of America's Overland Trails (Images of America)
by Frank Mclynn
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-495) and index.... (read more)

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The Meek Cutoff: Tracing the Oregon Trail's Lost Wagon Train of 1845
The Meek Cutoff: Tracing the Oregon Trail's Lost Wagon Train of 1845
by Brooks Geer Ragen
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In 1845, an estimated 2,500 emigrants left Independence and St. Joseph, Missouri, for the Willamette Valley in what was soon to become the Oregon Territory. It was general knowledge that the route of the Oregon Trail through the Blue Mountains and down... (read more)

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The Mountains We Have Crossed: Diaries and Letters of the Oregon Mission, 1838
The Mountains We Have Crossed: Diaries and Letters of the Oregon Mission, 1838
by Clifford Drury
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Four newlywed couples, along with one single man, were sent to Oregon in 1838 to reinforce the two-year-old mission established by Marcus Whitman and Henry Spalding. These reinforcements were to become legendary in the history of the Pacific Northwest... (read more)

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The Great Platte River Road: The Covered Wagon Mainline Via Fort Kearny to Fort Laramie
The Great Platte River Road: The Covered Wagon Mainline Via Fort Kearny to Fort Laramie
by Merrill J Mattes
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The Great Platte River Road through Nebraska and Wyoming was the grand corridor of America's westward expansion. A number of famous trails converged in the broad valley of the Platte, forming a kind of primitive superhighway for the great covered wagon... (read more)

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So Rugged and So Mountainous: Blazing the Trails to Oregon and California, 1812-1848
So Rugged and So Mountainous: Blazing the Trails to Oregon and California, 1812-1848
by Will Bagley
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A sweeping narrative of a classic journey The story of Americas westward migration is a powerful blend of fact and fable. Over the course of three decades, almost a million eager fortune-hunters, pioneers, and visionaries transformed the face of a... (read more)

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The Oregon Trail: A Photographic Journey
The Oregon Trail: A Photographic Journey
by Bill Moeller
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Bill and Jan Moeller meticulously traced and captured on film the remnants of the Oregon Trail--surprisingly intact in many places. The resulting full-color photographs, accompanied by selected entries from emigrant diaries, evoke for the modern reader... (read more)

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To the Rockies and Oregon, 1839-1842
To the Rockies and Oregon, 1839-1842
by Leroy Reuben Hafen
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With Diaries And Accounts By Sidney Smith, Amos Cook, Joseph Holman, E. Willard Smith, Francis Fletcher, Joseph Williams, Obadiah Oakley, Robert Shortess, T. J. Farnham.... (read more)

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A Place of Her Own: The Legacy of Oregon Pioneer Martha Poindexter Maupin
A Place of Her Own: The Legacy of Oregon Pioneer Martha Poindexter Maupin
by Janet Fisher
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 After leaving home at a young age and defying her parents to marry the dashing Garrett Maupin, Martha Maupin's future became bound up with some of the most extraordinary events in antebellum American history, eventually leading to her journey to a... (read more)

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The Prairie Traveler: A Handbook for Overland Expeditions
The Prairie Traveler: A Handbook for Overland Expeditions
by Randolph B. Marcy
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The first and finest handbook for travelers of the Old American West. First published in 1859, The Prairie Traveler was the indispensable book for looking to follow the American dream, pull up stakes, head into the wilderness of the frontier, and build a... (read more)

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Womens Diaries of the Westward Journey
Womens Diaries of the Westward Journey
by Lillian Schlissel
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More than a quarter of a million Americans crossed the continental United States between 1840 and 1870, going west in one of the greatest migrations of modern times. The frontiersmen have become an integral part of our history and folklore, but the... (read more)

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Ox Team Days on the Oregon Trail
Ox Team Days on the Oregon Trail
by Ezra Meeker
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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning... (read more)

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Heart of the Trail: The Stories of Eight Wagon Train Women
Heart of the Trail: The Stories of Eight Wagon Train Women
by Mary Barmey Obrien
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In 'Heart of the Trail' Mary Barmeyer O'Brien beautifully captures the triumphs and tribulations of eight women who crossed the American frontier by wagon. While their stories are widely different, each of these remarkable women was inspiring, courageous,... (read more)

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Stout-Hearted Seven
Stout-Hearted Seven
by Neta Lohnes Frazier
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Stout-Hearted Seven is a dramatized account of the Sager siblings, seven children who were orphaned on the Oregon Trail and adopted by missionaries Marcus and Narcissa Whitman. Though the story is fictionalized and reads in the form of a novel, the tale... (read more)

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The Perilous West: Seven Amazing Explorers and the Founding of the Oregon Trail
The Perilous West: Seven Amazing Explorers and the Founding of the Oregon Trail
by Larry Morris
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"Lewis and Clark's 1804 expedition prompted numerous similar attempts to explore and exploit the West, paving the way for cutthroat rivalries and revolving partnerships between competing fur traders, trappers, and native peoples. Morris (The Fate of the... (read more)

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