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Title The emigrants’ guide to California, containing every point of information for the emigrant, including routes, distances, water, grass: with a large map of routes, and profile of country, &c. with full directions for testing and assaying gold and other ores
Author Ware, Joseph E.
Date 1849
Document Type Pamphlet
Region California; New Mexico; Kansas
Places Mississippi River, Fort Laramie, St. Louis
Keywords migrant, gold, overland trail, climate, settlement, gold rush, timber, rivers, paddle steamers, Native Americans
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Mining and the Gold Rush; Native Americans; Agricultural Development, Landscape and the Environment
Publisher J. Halsall
Place of Publication St. Louis
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Ware had not himself made the trip, but compiled his "guide" from published sources-Fremont and probably Hastings, Bryant and Clayton."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4538
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue