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Title Echoes of the Past
Author Bidwell, John
Date 1914
Document Type Rare Book
Names Bidwell, John; Sutter, John; Lassen, Peter; Fallon, Thomas; Larkin, Thomas O.; Meek, Joseph; Marshall, James W.; Frémont, John Charles; Carson, Christopher Houston; Kit Carson
Region California; Nevada; Illinois; Iowa; Missouri; Idaho; Wyoming; Ohio
Places San Joaquin Valley, Humboldt Valley, Rocky Mountains, Platte River, Fort Laramie, Sacramento Valley, St. Louis
Keywords pioneer, migrant, overland trail, wagons, Native Americans, mountain men, cultural contact, Mexicans, gold rush, mining, fur trade, buffalo, hunting
Theme Pioneers, Hunters and Explorers; Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Mining and the Gold Rush
Publisher Chico Advertiser
Place of Publication Chico, California
Additional Information Cover title: "Echoes of the past; an account of the first emigrant train to California, Frémont in the conquest of California, the discovery of gold, and early reminiscences". Covers the period 1839-1848.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 292
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue