The Resource Early western travels, comprising : Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land, by John B. Wyeth. Narrative of journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River / by John K. Townsend ; edited with notes, introduction, index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D

Early western travels, comprising : Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land, by John B. Wyeth. Narrative of journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River / by John K. Townsend ; edited with notes, introduction, index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D

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Early western travels, comprising : Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land
Title
Early western travels, comprising
Title remainder
Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land
Statement of responsibility
by John B. Wyeth. Narrative of journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River / by John K. Townsend ; edited with notes, introduction, index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D
Title variation
  • Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River
  • Wyeth's Oregon
  • Townsend's Narrative
  • Wyeth, Townsend
  • Wyeth's Oregon, or A short history of a long journey
  • Townsend's Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River
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Author
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Writer of preface
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Language
eng
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Also available in digital form via the World Wide Web.
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OBE
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Early western travels, comprising : Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land, by John B. Wyeth. Narrative of journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River / by John K. Townsend ; edited with notes, introduction, index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D
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Publication
Note
  • "Separate publication from 'Early western travels: 1748-1846' in which series these two reprints appeared as Volume XXI."
  • Wyeth's Oregon written in collaboration with Benjamin Waterhouse.--Cf. Pref. p. 13
  • Oregon,or, A short history of a long journey originally published Cambridge, 1833
  • Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River originally published Philadelphia : H. Perkins, 1839
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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
  • Preface / Reuben Gold Thwaites -- Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific, by land; drawn up from the notes and oral information of one of the party who left Mr. Nathaniel J. Wyeth, July 28th, 1832, four days' march beyond the Ridge of the Rocky Mountains, and the only one who has returned to New England / John B. Wyeth. Author's motto ; text -- Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River / John K. Townsend. Copyright clause ; Publisher's advertisement ; Author's table of contents ; Text
  • Illustrations. Facsimile of title-page to Wyeth's Oregon -- Hunting the Buffallo (from the London edition (1840) of Townsend's narrative) -- Facsimile of title-page to Townsend's narrative -- Spearing the Salmon (from the London edition (1840) of Townsend's narrative)
Control code
13686693
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
369 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (Special Collections): Bookplate: Charles N. Dietz.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13686693
Label
Early western travels, comprising : Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific by land, by John B. Wyeth. Narrative of journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River / by John K. Townsend ; edited with notes, introduction, index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D
Publication
Note
  • "Separate publication from 'Early western travels: 1748-1846' in which series these two reprints appeared as Volume XXI."
  • Wyeth's Oregon written in collaboration with Benjamin Waterhouse.--Cf. Pref. p. 13
  • Oregon,or, A short history of a long journey originally published Cambridge, 1833
  • Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River originally published Philadelphia : H. Perkins, 1839
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 / Reuben Gold Thwaites -- Oregon, or, A short history of a long journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the region of the Pacific, by land; drawn up from the notes and oral information of one of the party who left Mr. Nathaniel J. Wyeth, July 28th, 1832, four days' march beyond the Ridge of the Rocky Mountains, and the only one who has returned to New England / John B. Wyeth. Author's motto ; text -- Narrative of a journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River / John K. Townsend. Copyright clause ; Publisher's advertisement ; Author's table of contents ; Text
  • Illustrations. Facsimile of title-page to Wyeth's Oregon -- Hunting the Buffallo (from the London edition (1840) of Townsend's narrative) -- Facsimile of title-page to Townsend's narrative -- Spearing the Salmon (from the London edition (1840) of Townsend's narrative)
Control code
13686693
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
369 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (Special Collections): Bookplate: Charles N. Dietz.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13686693

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