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A trip across the plains, and life in California

Keller, George.

A trip across the plains, and life in California

embracing a description of the overland route; its natural curiosities ... the gold mines of California; its climate ... with sketches of Indian, Mexican and Californian character: to which is added, a guide of the route from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean.

by Keller, George.

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Published by White"s Press in [Massillon, O .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
  • California -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Geo. Keller ...
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 295, no. 2982.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF593 .K28
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvi, [7]-58 pp.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15435467M
    LC Control Number87576011

      Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains: Subject: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel Subject: Overland journeys to the Pacific Subject: Ingalls, E. S. (Eleazer Stillman), Subject. Journal Of Medorem Crawford: An Account Of His Trip Across The Plains With The Oregon Pioneers Of Across The Plains In The Donner Party: A Personal Narrative Of The Overland Trip To California Life Among The Mormons, And A March To Their Zion: To Which Is Added A Chapter On The Indians Of The Plains And Mountains Of The West.

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