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Across the plains in 1853, by D. B. Ward.

Dillis B. Ward

Across the plains in 1853, by D. B. Ward.

by Dillis B. Ward

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Published by Shorey Book Store in Seattle, [Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
  • West (U.S.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Other titlesRare Book Collection.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p.
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13576827M
    OCLC/WorldCa299910

    Barbed wire was invented by J F Glidden in This invention meant that large areas could be fenced cheaply. Cattle were now enclosed on ranches and no longer roamed the Plains. As a result fewer cowboys were needed and the long drive was a thing of the past. Wind Pump The strong winds that blew across the Plains were an ideal source of energy. Full text of "History of Charles Dixon: one of the early English settlers of Sackville, N.B." See other formats.

    John Wesley Clark was born in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. When only a child, he moved with his parents to Ross County, Ohio, where his father founded the town of Clarksburg. He moved from Ross County to Indiana and later to Grives [Grimes?] County, Texas. (from An Enduring Lagacy, vol 1, p 62, DUP early Burial: Washington City Cemetery, . The United States and Mexico signed a treaty under which the U.S. agreed to buy ab square miles of land from Mexico for $10 million in a .

    Full text of "Early settlers of New York State: their ancestors and descendants" See other formats. Branch development began in when B. Altman & Co. opened a small store in White Plains, New York, which was subsequently enlarged and ultimately replaced with a new store in Branches carried the cachet of B. Altman & Co., arguably New York’s traditional department store, to suburban Manhasset in , Short Hills, New Jersey in


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Across the plains in 1853, by D. B. Ward by Dillis B. Ward Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ward, D. (Dillis Burgess), Across the plains in Seattle: Shorey Bookstore, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ward, D.B. (Dillis Burgess), Across the plains in Seattle, Wash.: Ward, [] (OCoLC) out of 5 stars An award-winning account of covered wagon travel across the plains in Reviewed in the United States on March 6, This book presents the daily diary of Harriet Sherill Ward, the wife of Judge Trowbridge Ward, as they traveled the grueling route from Dartford, Wisconsin to the Feather River region of California (near 5/5(1).

out of 5 stars An award-winning account of covered wagon travel across the plains in Reviewed in the United States on March 6, This book presents the daily diary of Harriet Sherill Ward, the wife of Judge Trowbridge Ward, as they traveled the grueling route from Dartford, Wisconsin to the Feather River region of California (near 5/5(3).

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"CAMPBELL, J. MBorn in Illinois inand came to Oregon across the plains in Has lived mostly in Polk County since his arrival. Was in the Yakima war, in Company A, then transfered to Company B.

Is now in the sash and door business at Dallas. Ward wrote: “Members of my own family and others have suggested — sometimes urged — that I put in writing some of the earlier experiences of my life, especially incidents connected with that long and somewhat, at that time, perilous trip “Across the Plains in A.

” He promised, “I will tell as best I may.”Author: Ed Bergh. InD. James and Brigham James made the first discovery of gold at the Kern River in the huge but until then nearly unsettled Mariposa County.

With unclaimed placer gold sites becoming more scarce in the Mother Lode region to the north, a stampede to the southern mines followed. Traffic to the south boomed. *16) KIRTS, Nancy B.

(): m1. 25 Aug MCNAMER, Noah Wheeler (); m2. 17 Jul MCNAMER, Nehemiah Brice (); d/o Zachariah and Elizabeth Kirtz; born 07 Jan IN and died 20 Jun Forest Grove, Washington Co, OR; mother of five children by first marriage (Theodore Christopher, Elizabeth Louise, Lunetta, Loretta.

Isaac C. Smith (–) was an American sail and steamboat captain, shipbuilder, sparmaker and entrepreneur. A longterm resident of Ossining, New York (then known as Sing Sing), Smith began his career working aboard Hudson River sloops, eventually rising to the rank of also built watercraft and worked as a sparmaker.

In the mids, Smith was the initiator of a. Plains and the Rockies, Author Index 1 Abbey, James. California. A trip across the plains, in the spring ofbeing a daily record of incidents of the trip.

New Albany, Ind., Kent & Norman, and J.R. Nunemacher. containing valuable information to emigrants. Fiche: b Abert, James Size: 79KB. Publishing his poetry in book form, bidding farewell to Scotland forever, sailing over 5, miles of ocean, steaming 1, miles upriver, trudging another 1, miles on foot across plains and mountains, and eventually establishing his family in a desert valley 8, miles from “name’—all suggest as the pivotal year in Lyon’s life.

A TRIP TO CALIFORNIA IN BY WASHINGTON BAILEY. Recollections of a gold seeking trip by ox train across the plains and mountains by an old Illinois pioneer.

LeRoy Journal Printing Company. Bailey was induced by some of his friends to put in writing his recollections of an overland trip made by "prairie schooner" to California, over sixty years ago.

Finding aid for the Dr. Benjamin Bennett Briggs family papers 4 Box 1, Folder 1 Family History Scope and Content This folder contains a photocopy of the work compiled by Irene Ward Kennedy in Family History of Ward, Briggs, and Allied Lines. Irene Ward Kennedy was the sister of. 1 Wallace Stegner, "Living Dry," Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs; Living and Writing in the West, New York: Penguin Book,pp.

2 The City of Rocks National Reserve encompasses private, state and federal lands. Management of the reserve is undertaken through a cooperative agreement between the National Park Service and the Idaho. Dutton Jerome Across the Plains in Earnshaw William Across the Plains.

Adventures of a Party of Wisconsin Pioneers to Western Gold Fields Evans James A. Journal of a Trip to Oregon Evans James W. Journal, or a trip to California across the plains in the year File Size: KB.

By he entered acres on the headwaters of Glade Creek, then in he added another acres to hisThomas b. Abt. NC moved first to KY then to MO. while crossing the plains to CA (buried Summit, CA).

He married Hannah Hibbard, b. 12 Feb in TN d. 11 Nov Vacaville, Solano Co., CA. On June 6, women in the Fourteenth Ward met with their bishop “to be organised into a society.” 15 On June 10 Patty Sessions recorded that in the Sixteenth Ward “the sisters organised a benevolent society to clothe the Indians & squa[w]s I was put in Presidentes.” 16 On June 13 the independent group of seventeen women disbanded and.

With English translation and an introductory essay on anatomical studies in Tudor England by C.D. O'Malley and K.F. Russell. (English) (as Translator) Introduction to Anatomy, With English translation and an introductory essay on anatomical studies in Tudor England by C.D.

O'Malley and K.F. Russell. (Latin) (as Translator). Walter D. Powell Papers, Typescripts entitled, "La Verendrye Discovery of the Western Mountains in and ," "The Decorated Rock at Fort Ransom, North Dakota," and "The Mandan Indians and the Vikings." (3 items) Lillie B.

Smith Papers, ca. Cyrus Wheelock, Lyon’s friend from mission days in England who also trekked across the plains inwas the senior president. Most of the quorum members had also come to Utah in ; most now resided in the valley, but some had taken up residence in Nephi City, Grantsville, and Lehi (Deseret News, Ma ).Perform’d in the Years,and Containing a journal of all memorable transactions during the said voyage.

A description of the American coasts London: Printed by H. M. for B. Lintot and R. Gosling, HBS $4,From that city the emigrants traveled by rail via New York to Iowa City, Iowa, whence the journey across the plains this year was commenced by wagons and handcarts. Daniel Spencer acted as general superintendent of emigration on the borders, assisted by Geo.

D. Grant, Wm. H. Kimball, James H. Hart and others.