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The Resource At the extremity of civilization : a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama, by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord ; edited by Necia Dixon Liles ; with a foreword by J.S. Holliday

At the extremity of civilization : a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama, by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord ; edited by Necia Dixon Liles ; with a foreword by J.S. Holliday

Label
At the extremity of civilization : a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama
Title
At the extremity of civilization
Title remainder
a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama
Statement of responsibility
by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord ; edited by Necia Dixon Liles ; with a foreword by J.S. Holliday
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
b. 1805
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lord, Israel Shipman Pelton
Dewey number
917.804/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F597
LC item number
.L86 1995
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • 1995 B-682
  • WZ 100
NLM item number
L867 1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Liles, Necia Dixon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lord, Israel Shipman Pelton
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • West (U.S.)
  • California
  • Panama
  • Special collections
Label
At the extremity of civilization : a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama, by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord ; edited by Necia Dixon Liles ; with a foreword by J.S. Holliday
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: An Illinois physician's journey to California in 1849
  • Includes index
Control code
ocm30811505
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 441 p.
Isbn
9780786400003
Lccn
94027502
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
At the extremity of civilization : a meticulously descriptive diary of an Illinois physician's journey in 1849 along the Oregon Trail to the goldmines and cholera of California, thence in two years to return by boat via Panama, by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord ; edited by Necia Dixon Liles ; with a foreword by J.S. Holliday
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: An Illinois physician's journey to California in 1849
  • Includes index
Control code
ocm30811505
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 441 p.
Isbn
9780786400003
Lccn
94027502
Other physical details
ill., maps

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