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The Resource Fremont's fourth expedition : a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy, edited, with introductions and notes, by LeRoy R. Hafen and Ann W. Hafen

Fremont's fourth expedition : a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy, edited, with introductions and notes, by LeRoy R. Hafen and Ann W. Hafen

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Fremont's fourth expedition : a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy
Title
Fremont's fourth expedition
Title remainder
a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy
Statement of responsibility
edited, with introductions and notes, by LeRoy R. Hafen and Ann W. Hafen
Title variation
Fremont's 4th expedition
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1893-1985
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Hafen, LeRoy R.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.F35 vol. 11
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1893-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hafen, Ann W.
Series statement
Far West and the Rockies historical series, 1820-1875
Series volume
v. 11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frémont, John Charles
  • United States
Label
Fremont's fourth expedition : a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy, edited, with introductions and notes, by LeRoy R. Hafen and Ann W. Hafen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Benton plan for a Pacific railroad -- Diaries and other accounts by members of the expedition. Frémont's letter to Benton -- Diary of Benjamin Kern -- Diary of Richard Kern -- Thomas S. Martin's account -- Micajah McGehee's narrative -- The Breckenridge reminiscence -- Charles Taplin's report -- Participants' letters from New Mexico, and contemporary reports. Frémont's letters from New Mexico -- Edward M. Kern's letters -- Benjamin Kern's letter to Joe -- Early reports from New Mexico -- Statements on responsibility for the disaster. Introduction -- Extracts from J.H. Simpson's journal -- Richard Kern's statement, July 3, 1850 -- The Leroux letter of 1850 -- Richard Kern's report as published in 1856 -- Godey's defense of Frémont -- Benton's essays on the road to India -- L.P. Lupton's report from Pueblo -- Fitzpatrick's letter from Bent's fort -- Edward M. Kern's diary -- Frémont's notes on the expedition -- Jessie Frémont's story of the expedition -- Benton's account of the fourth expedition
Control code
1836698
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
319 pages
Lccn
60009613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (1 folded), facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1836698
  • (WaOLN)226292
Label
Fremont's fourth expedition : a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy, edited, with introductions and notes, by LeRoy R. Hafen and Ann W. Hafen
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Benton plan for a Pacific railroad -- Diaries and other accounts by members of the expedition. Frémont's letter to Benton -- Diary of Benjamin Kern -- Diary of Richard Kern -- Thomas S. Martin's account -- Micajah McGehee's narrative -- The Breckenridge reminiscence -- Charles Taplin's report -- Participants' letters from New Mexico, and contemporary reports. Frémont's letters from New Mexico -- Edward M. Kern's letters -- Benjamin Kern's letter to Joe -- Early reports from New Mexico -- Statements on responsibility for the disaster. Introduction -- Extracts from J.H. Simpson's journal -- Richard Kern's statement, July 3, 1850 -- The Leroux letter of 1850 -- Richard Kern's report as published in 1856 -- Godey's defense of Frémont -- Benton's essays on the road to India -- L.P. Lupton's report from Pueblo -- Fitzpatrick's letter from Bent's fort -- Edward M. Kern's diary -- Frémont's notes on the expedition -- Jessie Frémont's story of the expedition -- Benton's account of the fourth expedition
Control code
1836698
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
319 pages
Lccn
60009613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (1 folded), facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1836698
  • (WaOLN)226292

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