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The gold rush, J.D. Lloyd, book editor

Label
The gold rush
Title
The gold rush
Statement of responsibility
J.D. Lloyd, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.4/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lloyd, J. D.
Series statement
History firsthand
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Gold miners
  • California
  • California
  • California
Label
The gold rush, J.D. Lloyd, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discovery: Stumbling upon gold / James Marshall -- Empire crumbles / John Sutter -- Territory transformed / Walter Colton -- Reporting to the east coast / Thomas Larkin -- Rush-Heading westward: Leaving it all behind / Deward W. McIlhany -- Passage by sea / Enos Christman -- Into the wild plains / David R. Leeper -- Crossing the Isthmus of Panama / Mary Jane Megquier -- San Francisco and beyond / Edwin G. Waite -- Crossing the Sierra Nevada / William G. Johnston -- Prospecting for gold: Apprenticeship in gold hunting / William Kelly -- Diggings on the Mokelumne River / Bayard Taylor -- Running the sluices / Daniel C. Fletcher -- Working a wild river / L. Dow Stephens -- Dry digging on Weaver's Creek / E. Gould Buffum -- Trying and failing / William S. McCollum -- Daily life in mine country: Impressions of a trader / Franklin A. Buck -- Mining camp / Eliza W. Farnham -- Dandy in the mine / James H. Carson -- At the close of day / Leonard Kip -- Fickle weather / Jean-Nicolas Perlot -- Lady tries her hand / Dame Shirley -- Miner's Sunday / Prentice Mulford -- Wild and Lawless frontier: Gamblers / James H. Carson -- Bear encounter / Daniel Knower -- Calamities in Sacramento / Dr. Jacob Stillman -- Frontier justice / J.D. Borthwick -- Rough spectacle / William Perkins -- San Francisco fire of 1851 L. J. Hall
Control code
809961
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780737708806
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001042923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 809961
  • (OCoLC)47296237
Label
The gold rush, J.D. Lloyd, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discovery: Stumbling upon gold / James Marshall -- Empire crumbles / John Sutter -- Territory transformed / Walter Colton -- Reporting to the east coast / Thomas Larkin -- Rush-Heading westward: Leaving it all behind / Deward W. McIlhany -- Passage by sea / Enos Christman -- Into the wild plains / David R. Leeper -- Crossing the Isthmus of Panama / Mary Jane Megquier -- San Francisco and beyond / Edwin G. Waite -- Crossing the Sierra Nevada / William G. Johnston -- Prospecting for gold: Apprenticeship in gold hunting / William Kelly -- Diggings on the Mokelumne River / Bayard Taylor -- Running the sluices / Daniel C. Fletcher -- Working a wild river / L. Dow Stephens -- Dry digging on Weaver's Creek / E. Gould Buffum -- Trying and failing / William S. McCollum -- Daily life in mine country: Impressions of a trader / Franklin A. Buck -- Mining camp / Eliza W. Farnham -- Dandy in the mine / James H. Carson -- At the close of day / Leonard Kip -- Fickle weather / Jean-Nicolas Perlot -- Lady tries her hand / Dame Shirley -- Miner's Sunday / Prentice Mulford -- Wild and Lawless frontier: Gamblers / James H. Carson -- Bear encounter / Daniel Knower -- Calamities in Sacramento / Dr. Jacob Stillman -- Frontier justice / J.D. Borthwick -- Rough spectacle / William Perkins -- San Francisco fire of 1851 L. J. Hall
Control code
809961
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780737708806
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001042923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 809961
  • (OCoLC)47296237

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