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7 edition of The California Trail yesterday & today found in the catalog.

The California Trail yesterday & today

a pictorial journey along the California Trail

by William E. Hill

  • 126 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Pruett Pub. Co. in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California National Historic Trail,
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Pictorial works.,
    • California National Historic Trail -- History.,
    • California National Historic Trail -- History -- Pictorial works.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCalifornia Trail yesterday and today.
      Statementby William E. Hill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF593 .H55 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2749861M
      ISBN 10087108712X
      LC Control Number86091527
      OCLC/WorldCa13760672

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Calwell, ID: Caxton Printers, Masterson, Martha Gay. One woman = s west: recollections of the Oregon Trail and settling the Northwest country. Eugene, OR: Spencer Butte Press, Ellison, Robert Spurrier.

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