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Title A frontier lady: recollections of the gold rush and early California
Author Royce, Sarah
Date 1932
Document Type Rare Book
Region California; Iowa
Places Wasatch Mountains, Platte River, Fort Laramie, Missouri River, Great Salt Lake Valley, Great American Desert, Carson River, Sierra Nevada Mountains, Sutter's Fort, Sacramento City, San Francisco, Weaverville, El Dorado, Council Bluffs
Keywords mining, gold rush, gold, prospecting, overland trail, Native Americans, migrant, religion, wagon train, trail, cattle
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Mining and the Gold Rush
Publisher Yale University Press
Place of Publication New Haven
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "An account of a trip across the plains in 1849 written with the aid of her diary in 1888." (Graff 3598, sold, F941 .763, substituted).
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 3598
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue