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The Resource Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations, by Samuel Bowles

Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations, by Samuel Bowles

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Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations
Title
Our new West
Title remainder
records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations
Statement of responsibility
by Samuel Bowles
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MIGCL
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1826-1878
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Bowles, Samuel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • Mormons
Label
Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations, by Samuel Bowles
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Publication
Note
  • "Published by subscription only."
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bryn Mawr College Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory letters / from Vice-President [Schuyler] Colfax and Governor [William] Bross -- Introductory chapter: Our new West: Its extent and importance, and four great divisions ; The cordilleras of South America and their progress thorough North America ; The first great division, the plains ; The second, the Rocky Mountains ; The third, the Great Interior Basin ; The fourth, the Sierra Nevadas and the Pacific Coast ; The characteristics of each ; The promise of the book -- Over the plains by stage -- The Pacific Railroad -- Colorado : its mountains and parks -- Life among the mountains -- The Middle Park and the Ute Indians -- Mountain climbing and camp life -- An Indian "scare" and the Indians -- The mines and the farms of Colorado -- By stage into Utah -- A week in Salt Lake City -- Men and women, or polygamy, in Utah -- The future of the Mormons -- Through the desert basin by stage -- The mines of Nevada -- Over the mountains to the ocean -- California -- San Francisco -- Country excursions in California -- The Yo semite [Yosemite] Valley and the big trees -- The Chinese -- Mining in California -- Farming in California -- Oregon, Washington, British Columbia -- The Columbia River, Idaho, Montana -- Sandwich Islands, Colorado Canyon -- Home by the isthmus
Control code
NCCO3002985
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (524 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904538542
Label
Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean : over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast : with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, including a full description of the Pacific Railroad : and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese : with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations, by Samuel Bowles
Publication
Note
  • "Published by subscription only."
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bryn Mawr College Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory letters / from Vice-President [Schuyler] Colfax and Governor [William] Bross -- Introductory chapter: Our new West: Its extent and importance, and four great divisions ; The cordilleras of South America and their progress thorough North America ; The first great division, the plains ; The second, the Rocky Mountains ; The third, the Great Interior Basin ; The fourth, the Sierra Nevadas and the Pacific Coast ; The characteristics of each ; The promise of the book -- Over the plains by stage -- The Pacific Railroad -- Colorado : its mountains and parks -- Life among the mountains -- The Middle Park and the Ute Indians -- Mountain climbing and camp life -- An Indian "scare" and the Indians -- The mines and the farms of Colorado -- By stage into Utah -- A week in Salt Lake City -- Men and women, or polygamy, in Utah -- The future of the Mormons -- Through the desert basin by stage -- The mines of Nevada -- Over the mountains to the ocean -- California -- San Francisco -- Country excursions in California -- The Yo semite [Yosemite] Valley and the big trees -- The Chinese -- Mining in California -- Farming in California -- Oregon, Washington, British Columbia -- The Columbia River, Idaho, Montana -- Sandwich Islands, Colorado Canyon -- Home by the isthmus
Control code
NCCO3002985
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (524 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904538542

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