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An account of the great emmigration across the continent, to California, in 1849. Adventures in California &c. &c. with copious illustrations ... in California ... by J. Goldsborough Bruff of Washington City

From: Diaries, journals, and notebooks

An account of the great emmigration across the continent, to California, in 1849. Adventures in California &c. &c. with copious illustrations ... in California ... by J. Goldsborough Bruff of Washington City

From: Diaries, journals, and notebooks

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Emmigration, across the continent, in 1849, to
Creator: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough, 1804-1889
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Date: 1849 April 2-August 27
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Abstract:
The diaries describe an 1849 expedition by way of St. Joseph, Fort Kearney, Fort Laramie, South Pass, Sublette's Cut-off, Bear River, Cantonment Loring, Raft River, the Humboldt, Lassen's Route to Deer Creek, and Bruff's camp. They contain maps and sketches from the journey and notes on life in California. The journals were written from the diaries. The notebooks contain more sketches from the trip and of equipment. There are memoranda of supplies and equipment, routes, and remedies.
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1 vol.
19 cm.
b&w illustrations
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Box 1
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Vol. 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Bruff Diaries
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