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The Resource Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America : a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc., by Frank Triplett ; with 200 portraits from life, and original and striking engravings from designs by Nast, Darley, and other eminent artists, (electronic resource)

Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America : a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc., by Frank Triplett ; with 200 portraits from life, and original and striking engravings from designs by Nast, Darley, and other eminent artists, (electronic resource)

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Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America : a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc.
Title
Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America
Title remainder
a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc.
Statement of responsibility
by Frank Triplett ; with 200 portraits from life, and original and striking engravings from designs by Nast, Darley, and other eminent artists
Title variation
New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UkMbAM-D
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Triplett, Frank
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Location of originals duplicates
Newberry Library, Chicago
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1840-1902
  • 1822-1888
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nast, Thomas
  • Darley, Felix Octavius Carr
  • Newberry Library
  • Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
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  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian captivities
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
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Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America : a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc., by Frank Triplett ; with 200 portraits from life, and original and striking engravings from designs by Nast, Darley, and other eminent artists, (electronic resource)
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http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://www.americanwest.amdigital.co.uk/Contents/Document-Details.aspx?documentid=2088
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Publication
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unknown
Color
black and white
Contents
pt. 1. From the Alleghanies to the Mississippi : the era of colonization -- pt. 2. The plains : the era of commerce and exploration -- pt. 3. The Pacific slope : the era of adventure
Dimensions
24 cm.
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unknown
Extent
xxxix, [2], 17-716 p.
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unknown
Form of item
electronic
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unknown
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ill., ports.
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unknown
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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  • 3272832-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3272832
  • (Sirsi) AC003745
  • (OCoLC)436342979
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Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America : a full account of the romantic deeds, lofty achievements and marvelous adventures of Boone, Kenton, Clarke, Logan, Harrod, the Wetzel brothers the Bradys, Poe, and thirty other celebrated frontiersmen and Indian fighters, Crockett, Houston, Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Wild Bill, and all the famous plainsmen, Graham, Sutter, Marshall, Fremont, Kearney, and other historic names of the Pacific Coast : with picturesque sketches of border life, past and present, backwoods camp-meetings, schools and Sunday schools, heroic fortitude and noble deeds of the pioneer wives and mothers, flatboating, the overland route and its horrors, the gold fever and filibustering expeditions, vigilance committees, Lafitte, Walker, Brigham Young, etc., eccentricities and self-sacrificing labors of Cartwright, Axley, and other celebrated pioneer preachers, and describing life and adventure on the plains and in the mining camps of to-day, including hunting, trapping, freighting, ranching, herding, post-trading, Indian agencies, scouts, guides and desperadoes, immense fortunes of Western millionaires, how made, etc., etc., by Frank Triplett ; with 200 portraits from life, and original and striking engravings from designs by Nast, Darley, and other eminent artists, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://www.americanwest.amdigital.co.uk/Contents/Document-Details.aspx?documentid=2088
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
black and white
Contents
pt. 1. From the Alleghanies to the Mississippi : the era of colonization -- pt. 2. The plains : the era of commerce and exploration -- pt. 3. The Pacific slope : the era of adventure
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxxix, [2], 17-716 p.
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3272832-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3272832
  • (Sirsi) AC003745
  • (OCoLC)436342979

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