The Resource Women's diaries of the westward journey, Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler ; Gerda Lerner, supervising editor ; expanded and with a new introduction by the author

Women's diaries of the westward journey, Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler ; Gerda Lerner, supervising editor ; expanded and with a new introduction by the author

Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Title
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Statement of responsibility
Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler ; Gerda Lerner, supervising editor ; expanded and with a new introduction by the author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Information on the dozens of women who recorded their trek across the American West in the 19th century
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
PPT
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F593
LC item number
.W65 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlissel, Lillian
  • Lerner, Gerda
Series statement
Studies in the life of women
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Women
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Mormon pioneers
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler ; Gerda Lerner, supervising editor ; expanded and with a new introduction by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-265) 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
Preface / Carl N. Degler -- Families in Transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in Transit II, 1851-1855 -- The Later Journeys, 1856-1867 -- "A Woman's Trip Across the Plains in 1849" / Catherine Haun -- "Notes by the Wayside En Route to Oregon, 1852" / Lydia Allen Rudd -- "Diary, 1853 " / Amelia Stewart Knight -- "Touring from Mitchell, Iowa, to California, 1862" / Jane Gould Tourtillott -- "A Sketch of Her Life" / Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson -- "Diary, 1867" / Barsina Rogers French -- Overland Diaries and Other Primary Sources
Control code
ocn793506734
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805210040
Lccn
80054143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)793506734
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, Lillian Schlissel ; preface by Carl N. Degler ; Gerda Lerner, supervising editor ; expanded and with a new introduction by the author
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-265) 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
Preface / Carl N. Degler -- Families in Transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in Transit II, 1851-1855 -- The Later Journeys, 1856-1867 -- "A Woman's Trip Across the Plains in 1849" / Catherine Haun -- "Notes by the Wayside En Route to Oregon, 1852" / Lydia Allen Rudd -- "Diary, 1853 " / Amelia Stewart Knight -- "Touring from Mitchell, Iowa, to California, 1862" / Jane Gould Tourtillott -- "A Sketch of Her Life" / Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson -- "Diary, 1867" / Barsina Rogers French -- Overland Diaries and Other Primary Sources
Control code
ocn793506734
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805210040
Lccn
80054143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)793506734

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