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The Resource Seven months to Oregon : 1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts, by Celinda Elvira Hines ... [and others] ; Harold J. Peters, editor

Seven months to Oregon : 1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts, by Celinda Elvira Hines ... [and others] ; Harold J. Peters, editor

Label
Seven months to Oregon : 1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts
Title
Seven months to Oregon
Title remainder
1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts
Statement of responsibility
by Celinda Elvira Hines ... [and others] ; Harold J. Peters, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1853, four out of twelve siblings of the James and Betsy (Round) Hines family migrated from New York to the Willamette Valley, Oregon Territory, leaving "a massive trail of written material-- books, newspaper articles, personal lettters" and diaries behind. Over a century and a half later, Harold J. Peters used the history-rich resources left behind by his relatives to weave together an account of one pioneer family's overland migration
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
WIH
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1826-1905
  • 1828-1902
  • 1832-1926
  • 1809-1873
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hines, Celinda Elvira
  • Hines, H. K.
  • Judson, Phoebe Goodell
  • Hines, Gustavus
  • Hines, Joseph Wilkinson
  • Bryant, Alta
  • Peters, Harold J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hines family
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Oregon Territory
  • Willamette River Valley (Or.)
Label
Seven months to Oregon : 1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts, by Celinda Elvira Hines ... [and others] ; Harold J. Peters, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Authors: Celinda Elvira Hines, Harvey Kimball Hines, Phoebe Goodell Judson, Gustavus Hines, Joseph Wilkinson Hines, Alta Bryant ; foreword by Senator Mark O. Hatfield
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-419) 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
[List of] Maps, charts, and illustrations -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1853 calendar and chronology -- 1852 map of North America -- The travelers -- Prologue : Fulfilling a boyhood dream -- 1839-1846: The first Hines trip to Oregon -- 1852: The decision -- February 16-March 7, 1853: Getting to Buffalo -- March 8-24, 1853: Gathering in Kanzas -- March 25-May 3, 1853: Waiting for the grass to grow -- May 4-14, 1853: Starting across the plains -- May 15-29, 1853: Keeping the Sabbath -- May 30-June 10, 1853: Fort Kearny and beyond -- June 11-23, 1853: Chimney Rock ; Fort Laramie -- June 24-July 12, 1853: On to the Continental Divide -- July 13-26, 1853: From South Pass to Soda Springs -- July 27-August 25, 1853: Along the Snake River to Fort Boise -- August 26, 1853: Tragic crossing of the Snake River -- August 27-September 8, 1853: On to the Grande Ronde -- September 9-17, 1853: To the banks of the Columbia -- September 18-27, 1853: Surprise at Deschutes River -- September 28-October 3, 1853: Portland at last -- October, 1853: Getting settled -- After 1853 -- Views of the trip through other lenses -- Appendix : Mileages and other notes from Celinda's diary -- Family tree of James and Betsey Hines -- Photo album -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
212624555
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 441 pages
Isbn
9781880397657
Lccn
2009366327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Seven months to Oregon : 1853 diaries, letters and reminiscent accounts, by Celinda Elvira Hines ... [and others] ; Harold J. Peters, editor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Authors: Celinda Elvira Hines, Harvey Kimball Hines, Phoebe Goodell Judson, Gustavus Hines, Joseph Wilkinson Hines, Alta Bryant ; foreword by Senator Mark O. Hatfield
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-419) 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
[List of] Maps, charts, and illustrations -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1853 calendar and chronology -- 1852 map of North America -- The travelers -- Prologue : Fulfilling a boyhood dream -- 1839-1846: The first Hines trip to Oregon -- 1852: The decision -- February 16-March 7, 1853: Getting to Buffalo -- March 8-24, 1853: Gathering in Kanzas -- March 25-May 3, 1853: Waiting for the grass to grow -- May 4-14, 1853: Starting across the plains -- May 15-29, 1853: Keeping the Sabbath -- May 30-June 10, 1853: Fort Kearny and beyond -- June 11-23, 1853: Chimney Rock ; Fort Laramie -- June 24-July 12, 1853: On to the Continental Divide -- July 13-26, 1853: From South Pass to Soda Springs -- July 27-August 25, 1853: Along the Snake River to Fort Boise -- August 26, 1853: Tragic crossing of the Snake River -- August 27-September 8, 1853: On to the Grande Ronde -- September 9-17, 1853: To the banks of the Columbia -- September 18-27, 1853: Surprise at Deschutes River -- September 28-October 3, 1853: Portland at last -- October, 1853: Getting settled -- After 1853 -- Views of the trip through other lenses -- Appendix : Mileages and other notes from Celinda's diary -- Family tree of James and Betsey Hines -- Photo album -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
212624555
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 441 pages
Isbn
9781880397657
Lccn
2009366327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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