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Across the plains and over the divide

Randall H. Hewitt

Across the plains and over the divide

a mule train journey from East to West in 1862, and incidents connected therewith, with map and illustrations

by Randall H. Hewitt

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Published by Argosy-Antiquarian in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
  • Northwestern States -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Randall H. Hewitt.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 248, no. 2524.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF594 .H59 1964
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 p. ¾., iii, 521 p.
    Number of Pages521
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15433532M
    LC Control Number87539030

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Across the plains and over the divide: a mule train journey from East to West inand incidents connected therewith, with map and illustrations Author: Randall H Hewitt.

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