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The experiences of a forty-niner in California

Ferguson, Charles D.

The experiences of a forty-niner in California

by Ferguson, Charles D.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- California.,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • California -- Gold discoveries.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of part of the ed. published by the Williams Pub. Co., Cleveland, under title: The experiences of a forty-niner during thirty-four years" residence in California and Australia.

      Statementby Charles D. Ferguson. Edited by Frederick T. Wallace.
      SeriesThe Far Western frontier
      ContributionsWallace, Frederick T., 1820-1895, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF593 .F37 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 215 p.
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5289662M
      ISBN 100405049714
      LC Control Number72009442
      OCLC/WorldCa520670

      - forty-niner William Swain from The World Rushed In, by J.S. Holliday Most forty-niners from the Midwest and many from the East traveled West on the Oregon-California Trail. Travel by ship was costly. Maps and books promised a quick and easy overland voyage. But for many gold seekers who traveled overland, the journey would be the hardest they. Cleveland: The Williams Publishing Company, xviii, 9 pp., including illustrations. Frontispiece and two portraits. Original cloth, front board and spine gilt. Cloth worn at spine ends. Overall very good. Item #WRCAM The overland journey to the gold fields by the Ohio native Ferguson is recounted in the first ten chapters, followed by three chapters on California gold digging.

      Two other general histories of smaller compass and covering limited periods are I.B. Richman's California under Spain and Mexico, (), and Josiah Royce's California, (). The former is a scholarly but rather arid book; the latter is an essay in interpretation rather than a narrative of events. Burke and Wills Web: digital research archive of records from the Burke and Wills Expedition () from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia. This website is a comprehensive digital research archive containing transcripts of historical documents, reports, manuscripts and archives.

      Experiences of a forty-niner. Format Book Published New York, Arno Press, Description p. illus. 23 cm. Uniform series Far Western frontier. Notes Reprint of the ed. Subject headings Johnston, William Graham, Overland journeys to the Pacific. Frontier and pioneer life--California. Experiences of a Forty-Niner, W. M. Johnston. The Overland Journal is OCTA's quarterly journal of scholarly research into the emigrant experience and our 19th century historic trails. In addition to research articles, the journal regularly includes book reviews, letters to the editor, and a page of diary quotes from original trail diaries.


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