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The Resource George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative", edited by Charles L. Camp

George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative", edited by Charles L. Camp

Label
George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative"
Title
George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West
Title remainder
comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative"
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles L. Camp
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
George Calvert Yount was born 4 May 1794 in Dowden Creek in Burke County, North Carolina. His parents were Jacob Yount and Amarilla or Marillis Killiam. His family moved to Cape Girardeau in 1804. George fought in the War of 1812. He married Eliza Cambridge Wilds in 1818. They and had three children. His wife divorced him in 1830. He was a fur trapper in the Southwest. He settled in Napa Valley, California in 1836. His daughters later joined him in California. Ancestors, descendants and relatives lived mainly in Alsace, North Carolina, Missouri and California
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1794-1865
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yount, George C.
Dewey number
917.91/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F786
LC item number
.Y63 1966
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1975
  • 1797-1869
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Camp, Charles Lewis
  • Clark, Orange
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fur trade
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Southwest, New
Label
George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative", edited by Charles L. Camp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
953256
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 280 pages
Lccn
66014647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), folded color map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)953256
Label
George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative", edited by Charles L. Camp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
953256
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 280 pages
Lccn
66014647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), folded color map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)953256

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