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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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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
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by Samuel Bowles
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1826-1878
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Bowles, Samuel
Index
no index present
LC call number
F594
LC item number
.B78 1869
Literary form
non fiction
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  • West (U.S.)
  • États-Unis (Ouest)
  • United States, West
  • Mormons
  • Mormons
  • Travel
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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 ... 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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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
524 pages
Lccn
rc 01001503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01627933
  • (OCoLC)ocm01627933
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 ... 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
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
524 pages
Lccn
rc 01001503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01627933
  • (OCoLC)ocm01627933

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