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Women's diaries of the westward journey / [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler.

New York : Schocken Books, 1982.
ISBN 0805237747

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Other Authors Schlissel, Lillian.
Subjects Egodocumenten.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Sources.
Overland journeys to the Pacific.
United States, West -- History -- Sources.
United States, West -- History.
United States, West.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1848-1860 -- Sources.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 -- Sources.
Women -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Series Studies in the life of women.
Description viii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-253) and index.
Summary Describes the courage of American women who journeyed West between 1840 and 1870.
Contents Families in transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in transit II, 1851-1855 -- The later journeys, 1856-1867 -- The diaries -- "A woman's trip across the plains in 1849" / Catherine Haun -- "Notes by the wayside en route to Oregon, 1852" / Lydia Allen Rudd -- "Diary, 1853" / Amelia Stewart Knight -- "Touring from Mitchell, Iowa, to California, 1862" / Jane Gould Tourtillott.
Genre History.
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7573621
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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