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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
LC call number
F593
LC item number
.W65 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: ©1982. With new foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805211764
Lccn
2004556208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55981285
  • (OCoLC)55981285
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: ©1982. With new foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805211764
Lccn
2004556208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55981285
  • (OCoLC)55981285

Library Locations

    • Skillman Southwestern Branch LibraryBorrow it
      5707 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX, 75206, US
      32.857621 -96.756542
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