The Resource Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew

Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew

Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Title
Women's diaries of the westward journey
Statement of responsibility
[collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Includes "writings of more than a hundred women" who experienced the "trip across the continent."
  • Revised edition includes material on "young girls ... between eight and sixteen for whom the monumental crossing was a lark."
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F593
LC item number
.W65 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schlissel, Lillian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Women
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: ©1982. With new foreword
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
  • Jane Gould Tourtillott
  • A sketch of her life
  • Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson
  • Diary, 1867
  • Barsina Rogers French
  • Families in transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in transit II, 1851-1855 -- The later journeys, 1856-1867 -- The diaries.
  • A woman't trip across the plains in 1849
  • Catherine Haun
  • Notes by the wayside en route to Oregon, 1852
  • Lydia Allen Rudd
  • Diary, 1853
  • Amelia Stewary Knight
  • Touring from Mitchell, Iowa to California, 1862
Control code
ocm55981285
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805211764
Lccn
2004556208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)55981285
Label
Women's diaries of the westward journey, [collected by] Lillian Schlissel ; foreword by Mary Clearman Blew
Publication
Note
Originally published: ©1982. With new foreword
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
  • Jane Gould Tourtillott
  • A sketch of her life
  • Rebecca Hildreth Nutting Woodson
  • Diary, 1867
  • Barsina Rogers French
  • Families in transit I, 1841-1850 -- Families in transit II, 1851-1855 -- The later journeys, 1856-1867 -- The diaries.
  • A woman't trip across the plains in 1849
  • Catherine Haun
  • Notes by the wayside en route to Oregon, 1852
  • Lydia Allen Rudd
  • Diary, 1853
  • Amelia Stewary Knight
  • Touring from Mitchell, Iowa to California, 1862
Control code
ocm55981285
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780805211764
Lccn
2004556208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)55981285

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