Thomas Christy's Road Across the Plains : A Guide to the Route from Mormon Crossing, now Omaha, Nebraska in dj

By: CHRISTY, Thomas BECKER, Robert H.

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CHRISTY, Thomas. Thomas Christy's Road Across the Plains : A Guide to the Route from Mormon Crossing, now Omaha, Nebraska, to the City of Sacramento, California via the North Side of the Platte River to Fort Laramie; thence to Casper, Wyoming; following the Sweetwater River to South Pass. Thereafterby Surlette's and Hudspeth's Cut-offs to the Humboldt and Carson Rivers, a nd over the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the Famous Gold Diggings in California. Compiled from His Personal Observations During the Spring and Summer of1850 by Thomas Christy of Van Buren County, Iowa together with his Diary o f the Same Journey, Edited and Cartographically Interpreted by Robert H. Becker. Denver: Old West Publishing Company, 1969. Pp. 25, followed by 1 map + 94 maps with corresponding text opposite. Port. frontis. 8vo, grey ill. cloth covers. Vg in rubbed, dampstained dj. 65.00

Title: Thomas Christy's Road Across the Plains : A Guide to the Route from Mormon Crossing, now Omaha, Nebraska in dj

Author Name: CHRISTY, Thomas BECKER, Robert H.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Old West Publishing Company, Denver, 1969,:

Seller ID: 47840

Keywords: AMERICAN HISTORY UNITED STATES DIARY TRAVEL OLD WEST,