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Title "A pretty fair view of the eliphent"…
Author Hinman, Charles G.
Date 1960
Document Type Correspondence; Journal; Pamphlet
Names Hinman, Charles G.
Region Illinois; California
Places Platte River, Missouri River, Fort Laramie
Keywords overland trail, gold, mining, gold rush, pioneer, wagon train, climate, weather, buffalo, Mormons
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Mining and the Gold Rush
Publisher Gordon Martin
Place of Publication Chicago
Additional Information Full title: "A pretty fair view of the eliphent"; or, Ten letters by Charles G. Hinman written during his trip overland from Groveland, Illinois, to California in 1849 and his adventures in the gold fields in 1849 and 1850". Edited by Colton Storm. From the Colton Storm catalogue: "An overland narrative in ten letters, 1849."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 1901
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue