Catholic colonization on the western frontier / James P. Shannon.

New Haven : Yale University Press, 1957.

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Subjects Agricultural colonies -- Minnesota.
Agricultural colonies.
Catholics -- Minnesota.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Minnesota.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Ireland, John, 1838-1918.
Series Yale publications in American studies.
Description xiii, 302 pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1957.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Railroads open the west -- From immigrant aid to colonization -- The Catholic plan for Minnesota -- Invitation to the land -- Finance on the frontier -- Who went west? -- The poor men failed -- Life on the prairie -- Competition and opposition -- The close of colonization -- Conclusion -- Appendix : Bishop John Ireland's contract with the Winona and St. Peter railroad for lands in Lyon County, Minnesota.
Geographic Area Minnesota
Network Numbers (OCoLC)480768
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Shannon, James P., 1921-2003.
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