Jedediah Smith and the opening of the West (Book, 1967) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Jedediah Smith and the opening of the West

Jedediah Smith and the opening of the West

Author: Dale L Morgan; University of Nebraska Press,
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1967]
Series: Bison book, 184.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Recounts Smith's explorations in the Rocky Mountains, New Southwest, Great Basin, and Sierra Nevada.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Jedediah Strong Smith; Jedediah Strong Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dale L Morgan; University of Nebraska Press,
OCLC Number: 222975075
Notes: "Bison Book edition reprinted from the 1953 edition by arrangement with the Bobbs-Merrill Company"--Title page verso
Description: 458 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, folded map, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Young man of enterprise --
The hunters and the hunted --
The Missouri Legion --
South Pass --
The adventures of Hugh Glass and others --
The stakes of the Columbia --
Action on the fur frontier --
Rendezvous : 1825 --
Partner in the fur trade --
The South West expedition --
Rendezvous : 1827 --
The California quagmire --
The Umpqua Massacre --
Good, merchantable beaver fur --
The things of time --
Appendix A : Letters by Jedediah S. Smith relating to his explorations --
Appendix B : Personal letters by Jedediah S. Smith and his family.
Series Title: Bison book, 184.
Responsibility: by Dale L. Morgan.

Abstract:

Recounts Smith's explorations in the Rocky Mountains, New Southwest, Great Basin, and Sierra Nevada.
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