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The Resource Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania, by J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett

Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania, by J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett

Label
Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania
Title
Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania
Statement of responsibility
by J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sponsored by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania, by J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett
Link
http://digital.library.pitt.edu/cgi-bin/t/text/text-idx?c=pittpress;view=toc;idno=31735039418797
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: By J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett
  • Maps on lining-papers
  • "Illustrations by Clarence McWilliams."
  • "This book is one of a series relating western Pennsylvania history, written under the direction of the Western Pennsylvania historical survey sponsored jointly by the Buhl foundation, the Historical society of western Pennsylvania and the University of Pittsburgh."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The way of the frontier -- First footprints -- How the settler got his land -- The cabin in the clearing -- Linsey and buckskin: venison and pone -- Truck patch and cornfield -- Butcher, baker, candlestick-maker -- Growing up on the frontier -- Jigging it off -- "Indians in the valley!" -- Yarbs, doctors, and charms -- The log church -- Frontier justice -- From Indian trail to turnpike -- Life in the towns -- The first factories -- The road to the past
Control code
978017
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
4 preliminary leaves, 251 [1] pages
Lccn
40010730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)978017
Label
Pioneer life in western Pennsylvania, by J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett
Link
http://digital.library.pitt.edu/cgi-bin/t/text/text-idx?c=pittpress;view=toc;idno=31735039418797
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: By J.E. Wright and Doris S. Corbett
  • Maps on lining-papers
  • "Illustrations by Clarence McWilliams."
  • "This book is one of a series relating western Pennsylvania history, written under the direction of the Western Pennsylvania historical survey sponsored jointly by the Buhl foundation, the Historical society of western Pennsylvania and the University of Pittsburgh."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The way of the frontier -- First footprints -- How the settler got his land -- The cabin in the clearing -- Linsey and buckskin: venison and pone -- Truck patch and cornfield -- Butcher, baker, candlestick-maker -- Growing up on the frontier -- Jigging it off -- "Indians in the valley!" -- Yarbs, doctors, and charms -- The log church -- Frontier justice -- From Indian trail to turnpike -- Life in the towns -- The first factories -- The road to the past
Control code
978017
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
4 preliminary leaves, 251 [1] pages
Lccn
40010730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)978017

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