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The Resource Recollections of a 49er : a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West, by Edward Washington McIlhany ; edited and annotated by Scott J. Lawson ; illustrated with vintage photographs, illustrations, present-day photographs, and maps

Recollections of a 49er : a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West, by Edward Washington McIlhany ; edited and annotated by Scott J. Lawson ; illustrated with vintage photographs, illustrations, present-day photographs, and maps

Label
Recollections of a 49er : a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West
Title
Recollections of a 49er
Title remainder
a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West
Statement of responsibility
by Edward Washington McIlhany ; edited and annotated by Scott J. Lawson ; illustrated with vintage photographs, illustrations, present-day photographs, and maps
Title variation
Recollections of a forty-niner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1828-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McIlhany, Edward Washington
Dewey number
  • 979.4/04092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F864
LC item number
.M146 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawson, Scott J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McIlhany, Edward Washington
  • Pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • California
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Miners
  • Charleston (W. Va.)
  • McIlhany, Edward Washington
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Miners
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • Travel
  • California
  • United States, West
  • West Virginia
Label
Recollections of a 49er : a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West, by Edward Washington McIlhany ; edited and annotated by Scott J. Lawson ; illustrated with vintage photographs, illustrations, present-day photographs, and maps
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Kansas City, Mo. : Hailman Printing Co., 1908
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 372-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1849 -- from Virginia to California -- Gold mining and a mule packer's life in California -- Insolvency, farming, and off to Siskiyou -- Leaving California, another stab at love -- 1858 -- across the Plains once more, to Colorado -- Missouri livestock dealing and family life -- Biographical sketches of the Charlestown, Virginia Mining Company members
Control code
ocm71427221
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781578643899
Lccn
2006030968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (1 color)
Label
Recollections of a 49er : a quaint and thrilling narrative of a trip across the Plains and life in the California gold fields during the stirring days following the discovery of gold in the Far West, by Edward Washington McIlhany ; edited and annotated by Scott J. Lawson ; illustrated with vintage photographs, illustrations, present-day photographs, and maps
Publication
Note
Originally published: Kansas City, Mo. : Hailman Printing Co., 1908
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 372-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1849 -- from Virginia to California -- Gold mining and a mule packer's life in California -- Insolvency, farming, and off to Siskiyou -- Leaving California, another stab at love -- 1858 -- across the Plains once more, to Colorado -- Missouri livestock dealing and family life -- Biographical sketches of the Charlestown, Virginia Mining Company members
Control code
ocm71427221
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781578643899
Lccn
2006030968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (1 color)
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