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Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives (24)
California -- Description and travel (11)
Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (9)
Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (8)
Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (6)
Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (6)
Missouri -- Description and travel (6)
Narratives (document heading) United States 19th century (5)
Sacramento (Calif.) -- Description and travel (5)
California -- Gold discoveries -- Personal narratives (4)
Letters (correspondence) California 19th century (4)
Mormons -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (3)
Panama -- Description and travel (3)
Wyoming -- Description and travel (3)
Fort Laramie (Wyo. : Fort) -- Description and travel (2)
Gorgas, Solomon (2)
Iowa -- Description and travel (2)
Mormons -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (2)
Placerville (Calif.) -- Description and travel (2)
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel (2)
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives (2)
Allen, G. Nelson (1)
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Bigler, Henry William, -- 1815-1900 -- Diaries (1)
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California -- History -- 19th century (1)
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Cannon, George Q. -- (George Quayle), -- 1827-1901 (1)
Chamberlin, William Hayes, 1828-1876 (1)
Chinese Americans -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources (1)
Clark, Hiram, -- 1795-1853 (1)
Coke, Henry John, -- 1827-1916 -- Journeys (1)
Colorado -- Gold discoveries (1)
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Diaires California 19th century (1)
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1Title:  Autobiography and reminiscenses [sic] of a pioneer   
 Creator:  Purcell, Polly Jane, 1842- 
 Publication:  s.n, Freewater, Ore.?, 192-?] 
 Notes:  Caption title. 
 Extent:  [7] leaves ; 26 x 15 cm. 
 Subjects:  Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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2Title:  Memorandum of thoughts, reflections, and transactions as   
 Creator:  Longsworth, Basil Nelson. 
 Publication:  Lane County Pioneer-Historical Society, Eugene, Or, 195-?] 
 Notes:  Caption title. On cover: Basil Nelson Longsworth journal, Oregon Trail, 1853. Reproduced from typewritten copy. 
 Extent:  78 l. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Overland journeys to the Pacific | Oregon National Historic Trail

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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3Title:  Left by the Indians: story of my life   
 Creator:  Fuller, Emeline L., 1847- | Dechert Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Hawk-Eye Steam Print, Mt. Vernon, Ia, c1892. 
 Notes:  Paperback edition. 
 Extent:  [2], 40 p., [2] leaves of plates : ports. ; 13 cm. 
 Subjects:  Fuller, Emeline L., -- 1847- | Indian captivities | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Women pioneers | Cannibalism | PRO Dechert, Robert (donor) | CHR 1892

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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4Title:  Tracks of a rolling stone   
 Creator:  Coke, Henry John, 1827-1916 | Dechert Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Smith, Elder, & co, London, 1905. 
 Notes:  In front portrait, photographed by Walter R. Cassel, inscribed "yours very truly Henry Coke". Includes index. 
 Extent:  [6] p., 349 p. [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Coke, Henry John, -- 1827-1916 -- Journeys | Voyages and travels -- Personal narratives | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | PRO Dechert, Robert (donor) | CHR 1905

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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5Title:  Lundy B. Hogue diary of a trip from Ohio to California, 1875-1882   
 Creator:  Hogue, Lundy B., 1844- 
 Notes:  Hogue began his trip to California in July 1875 from Belmont, Ohio. He traveled through Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Nevada by railroad. He talks about the Missouri River, Cheyenne, Mormon villages, Fort Bridger, the Humboldt River Valley, and hundreds of Chinese workers he sees along the way. Hogue arrived in Sacramento and then he proceeded to travel to San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Carpinteria, and Ventura. While in California, Hogue purchased land. He returned to Ohio in January 1876. The volume also contains several entries from another trip Hogue took in 1882. 
 Extent:  1 15 cm., 47 pages; leather cover coming loose. 
 Subjects:  Hogue, Lundy B., -- 1844- | Chinese Americans -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Railroad travel -- United States | California -- Description and travel | Santa Barbara County (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Diaires California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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6Title:  William Hayes Chamberlin journal, 1849-1858   
 Creator:  Chamberlin, William Hayes, 1828-1876 | Chamberlin, Alexander Rea, 1921-2007 
 Notes:  The first volume is No. 5 of several copies Alexander Rea Chamberlin made of his great-grandfather's journal. It includes a facsimile copy of the original journal as well as facsimile copies of the journal as it was printed in the Lewisburg, Pennsylvania newspaper, Chronicle. in 1849 and 1850. Chamberlin's journal covers his overland journey to California in 1849. The volume also contains later entries from a diary Chamberlin kept in 1853 to 1857 while living in California. These entries also include a trip Chamberlin took back East by ship. While in New Orleans he makes several specific comments on the slaves he sees. 
 Extent:  2 
 Subjects:  Chamberlin, William Hayes, 1828-1876 | Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | Diaries California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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7Title:  Edwin Dickens letter to John Dickens, 1852, November 13   
 Creator:  Dickens, Edwin. 
 Notes:  Letter is written by "Edwin Dickens of California" to his uncle John Dickens in England. The letter is written from "Washington, South Yuba" which is in Nevada County. Dickens writes an account of his journey to California and comments on Salt Lake City and Mormons, and about how he went to "North West of California" to mine gold. Letter is sewn into and glued on other sheets of paper, which make covers. 
 Extent:  1 33 cm., 27 pages. 
 Subjects:  Dickens, Edwin | Gold miners -- California -- Correspondence | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Salt Lake City (Utah) -- Description and travel | Letters (correspondence) California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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8Title:  John Groom letter to "My dier Wife and Children," 1850, September 22   
 Creator:  Groom, John. 
 Notes:  Includes transcript. Very fragile. This letter was written by John Groom to "My dier Wife and Children," on September 22, 1850 from Georgetown, California. In this letter to his family, Groom describes his difficult journey from the Missouri River to California. He opens the letter about the hardships of his journey, which includes contracting the flu and mountain fever. He passes numerous graves while crossing the plains, which disheartens him. In California, he states that the prospects of mining for gold "looks very Gloomy." According to Groom, the chances are very slim. "I am speaking now of the late emegrtion per haps 1 in 20 makes theire half ounce a day and 1 in 50 is doing what we all expect to do that is to do well by hard work and aconemy while 1 in a 1000 is makeing there fortunes..." He reveals the harsh reality of the California Gold Rush, "...I tell you now that the dark side of callafornia has been kept hid while the good side has been mutch Exagerated there is not 1 man in 100 but wishes himself at home of this years emegration and every man almost without exepttion that can Raise the money is a going and has gone already for my part I am here without the means to get home..." He also includes details about the costly supplies in California. He concludes the letter, "...be content to stay where you are doing well or not for God forbid that I ever should be the cause of any man coming to Calafornia to get Gold..." 
 Extent:  1 4 pages, 31 cm. 
 Subjects:  Groom, John | Frontier and pioneer life -- California | Gold miners -- California | Gold mines and mining -- California | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Georgetown (Calif.) | Letters (correspondence) California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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9Title:  George Belshaw letter to Henry Belshaw, 1853, May 10   
 Creator:  Belshaw, George. | Belshaw, Henry 
 Notes:  In this letter to his brother Henry, George Belshaw describes his experiences in Iowa during his western journey. Included are the prices of goods, the state of his party's equipment, and a description of their meeting with Indians. Typescript, unsigned. 
 Extent:  1 28 cm., 2 pages, A.L. 
 Subjects:  Belshaw, George | Frontier and pioneer life -- Iowa -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Indians of North America -- Iowa -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Iowa -- Description and travel | Iowa -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Letters (correspondence) History 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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10Title:  Samuel Nichols papers, 1753-1897   
 Creator:  Nichols, Samuel, -1850 | Hodge, Benjamin. | Nichols, Sarah A. 
 Notes:  The collection contains letters from Samuel Nichols to family discussing his 1849 overland journey and 1850 ocean voyage to San Francisco via Panama. There are also four letters from his wife, Sarah Ann Taylor Nichols. Among other family papers, there is a diary (1821-1822) and autobiography (1821) by Benjamin Hodge, a relative of the Nichols family 
 Extent:  57 
 Subjects:  Hodge, Benjamin | Nichols, Samuel, -1850 | Nichols, Sarah A | Gold mines and mining -- California | Ocean travel | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Gold discoveries -- Personal narratives | Panama -- Description and travel | Letters (correspondence) United States

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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11Title:  Israel Shipman Pelton Lord letter to M.N. Lord, 1850, January 22   
 Creator:  Lord, Israel Shipman Pelton, 1805- | Lord, M. N. 
 Notes:  In this letter to his brother, Israel Lord describes his journey from the Missouri River to California. He writes "Let nobody come the Overland route. It is a long dismal weary way which no money can pay for traveling over." He describes the process of digging for gold as most arduous. Typescript from original howned by Fanny V.W. Boos. 
 Extent:  1 32 cm., 9 pages, A.L. 
 Subjects:  Lord, Israel Shipman Pelton, -- 1805- | Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | California -- Gold discoveries | Missouri -- Description and travel | Letters (correspondence) California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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12Title:  McAllister family records, 1749-1860 (bulk 1851-1857)   
 Creator:  McAllister (Family) | McAllister, John Daniel Thompson, 1827-1910 
 Notes:  This small group consists of legal family papers, including a deed, articles of agreement, and an estate document. Also in the group are photostat copies of register entries and certificates of the Fairbanks and Brooks families, as well as copies of two journals written by John Daniel Thompson McAllister (1827-1910), that detail his missionary trip to Europe, his involvement in the Utah Expedition, 1857-1858, and his journey in a handcart company from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Salt Lake City, Utah. 
 Extent:  6 
 Subjects:  McAllister, John D. T. (John Daniel Thompson), 1827-1910 | Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) | Handcarts | Mormon pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- Sources | Mormons -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Mormons -- Missions -- Great Britain | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Utah Expedition -- (1857-1858) | Diaries 19th century | Family papers

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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13Title:  John Cumming California Gold Rush and western migration research files, 1827-1993 (bulk 1849-1859)   
 Creator:  Cumming, John, 1915- 
 Notes:  This collection is comprised of the research material collected by historian John Cumming in his study of Michiganders who went west in the 19th century. The collection includes transcriptions of articles, diaries, and letters written by emigrants from Michigan to the American West, many of which were published in Michigan newspapers. The dates cited refere to the date of the original from which the transcriptions were created. Often the location of the originals is noted on the transcriptions. Also included are several items written by John Cumming. There is one folder that contains original letters from the Gold Rush era: Box 4 (13): Gold Rush Notes: contains original manuscript items and letters. 
 Extent:  8 (3.3 
 Subjects:  Cumming, John, -- 1915- | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century | Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives | California -- Gold discoveries -- Personal narratives | California -- History -- 19th century | Michigan -- Emigration and immigration | West (U.S.) -- Description and travel | articles | diaries | essays | letters (correspondence) | photocopies | research (documents) | stats (copies) | transcriptions (documents) | typescripts

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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14Title:  William Edmund Pearce letter to William Baker Pearce, 1851, May 12   
 Creator:  Pearce, William Edmund, 1823-1908 | Pearce, William Baker 
 Notes:  In this letter to his father, William E. Pearce reports that he has been laid up with a sprained ankle. Much of the letter is concerned with his journey from Oregon to California. He has settled outside Nevada City and made a mining claim. 
 Extent:  1 32 cm., 4 pages, A.L.S. 
 Subjects:  Pearce, William Edmund, 1823-1908 | British -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | California -- Gold discoveries | Nevada City (Calif.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Oregon -- Description and travel | Letters (correspondence) California 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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15Title:  G. Nelson Allen letters, 1857-1887   
 Creator:  Allen, G. Nelson. 
 Notes:  These 12 letters, all written to Allen's daughter Emma Merrit, are handwritten copies of the original letters (location of originals is unknown). The majority of the letters are actually written by both G. Nelson Allen and Elizabeth Allen. In the letters they discuss their lives in Ohio and Wisconsin as well as their decision to go to Colorado to try their luck there. While on the journey to Colorado, G. Nelson and Elizabeth discuss the trail, its conditions, the weather and landscape, the other emigrants they pass, the loss of their dog Beppie, and the Native Americans with whom they interact, more specifically the Pawnee. The letters are written from Fort Des Moines, Cass County and Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Fort Kearny, Nebraska. In the letter dated 1887, Elizabeth Allen reminiscences about their trip across the plains. In one letter (1858), G. Nelson reminiscences about living on the Gila River, near Tucson, Arizona and Fort Yuma. Included are transcripts of the letters. 
 Extent:  12 handwritten copies with transcripts. 
 Subjects:  Allen, G. Nelson | Frontier and pioneer life -- Wisconsin | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | Pawnee Indians | Colorado -- Gold discoveries | Council Bluffs (Iowa) | Fort Des Moines (Iowa) | Fort Kearny (Neb.) | Middle West -- Description and travel | New Philadelphia (Ohio) | Ohio -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Pikes Peak (Colo.) | Prairie du Chien (Wis.) | Wisconsin -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Letters (correspondence) 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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16Title:  Daniel B. Robinson letter to Mary Ann Robinson, 1847, November 14   
 Creator:  Robinson, Daniel B. | Robinson, James H. | Robinson, Mary Ann 
 Notes:  These manuscripts are a series of letters from Daniel Robinson to his sister Mary and brother James. In HM 19765 (1847, November 14), a letter to his sister, Daniel Robinson writes of his travels and contacts in the middle United States. HM 19766, dated 1849, March 12, also to Mary, Daniel writes he has delayed responding to her last letter due to a lack of interesting things to say. His main wish is to gain his fortune, and plans to accompany a group bound for the gold mines of California, and plans to leave Illinois in a week's time. He promises he will travel safely, and will write from time to time. The last letter to Mary in this sequence is dated 1850, October 31 (HM 19767), and Daniel has reached California, and has purchased "a lot of cattle" with several friends from Illinois. He would describe his journey if he had time, but plans to return to Illinois in the following spring. The final four letters are from Daniel to James, his brother. HM 19768 is dated 1849, April 12, and was written in St. Joseph, Missouri, where Daniel plans to stay for a month. The letter describes Daniel's trek to California, across overflowing rivers and many rough roads. The next letter (HM 19769) is dated May 3, and Daniel has left St. Joseph. His party had to wait two days for their chance to cross a river, as there were four hundred teams waiting for their turn. He saw several familiar Illinois faces in St. Joseph. On May 28, Daniel writes again to James (HM 19770). Their cattle broke free from their corral and scattered; they managed to recover some, but several were lost. Daniel learns that over four thousand teams have passed this way, bound for California. The final letter in this series is HM 19771, and is written from Sacramento City, California, dated 1849, October 3. Daniel reports the final leg of their journey was rather unpleasant, due to poor weather coupled with exhaustion. He says "there seems to be no extent to the amount of gold in California, and common laborers can get from two to three hundred dollars per month." His team has sold their wagons and cattle for mules and and mining equipment. He has heard many tales of gold, and expects to make his fortune soon. Of his journey to California, Daniel writes "I can safely say it is one of the most disagreeable trips a man can make." Included are three newspaper clippings from Illinois newspapers reprinting letters of Illinois travelers bound for California, two undated photos of Daniel Robinson, and a handwritten note addressed to "Mr. Tighe" and signed "Ruth Van Tuyl" regarding the photos and letters of Daniel Robinson. 
 Extent:  7 25 cm., 24 pages total, A.L.S. 
 Subjects:  Robinson, Daniel B | Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Gold discoveries | California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Illinois -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Missouri -- Description and travel | United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Letters (correspondence) United States 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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17Title:  Solomon Gorgas letters to his family, 1850-1851   
 Creator:  Gorgas, Solomon. | Gorgas, Mary Frances 
 Notes:  This is a series of letters written by Solomon Gorgas to his family during his overland travels from Missouri to California during 1850-1851. Nine of the letters are addressed to his wife, Mary Frances Gorgas. HM 2183 is dated 1850, May 1, and was written outside of St. Joseph, Missouri; it is the birthday of Elen, one of the Gorgas children. He is doing well, and assures Frances there is nothing to be worried about. By his next letter (HM 2184; 1850, May 12), Gorgas has reached Fort Keaney in Wyoming after a laborious journey through lonely and beautiful country. He is in good health, and all in his party are getting along. Their next stop is Fort Laramie, 400 miles away. HM 2185 (1850, May 27) sees Gorgas at Fort Laramie in Wyoming, about one third of the way to California. He and his party have seen Indians and their wigwams on several occasions, but have had no trouble with them. Gorgas' next letter (HM 2186, dated 1850, July 31) comes from Sacramento, California, where he has arrived safely and in good health. He describes the city with all its splendor and poverty; provisions are abundant but expensive. The longest letter of this series is HM 2187, written 1850, September 9 from Placerville. In it, Gorgas describes his ventures into the wild country seeking gold. He reports that three-fourths of the miners he has met "hardly made their boarding" while the other fourth make between five and twenty dollars per day, with just a few finding their fortune. In HM 2188, dated 1850, September 11, Gorgas addresses his four children, Elen, Albert, Emma, and Laura, urging them to attend school and listen to their mamma. He sends each a small piece of California gold, and hopes they will write to him. In the final letter (HM 2194, dated 1851, January 27), Gorgas writes that he has had enough of mining, and will be leaving aboard a ship traveling to New York via the Panama Canal. See also HM 651 for Gorgas' diary kept during this journey. 
 Extent:  11 25 cm., 43 pages total, A.L.S. 
 Subjects:  Gorgas, Solomon | Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | California -- Gold discoveries | Fort Laramie (Wyo. : Fort) -- Description and travel | Missouri -- Description and travel | Placerville (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Sacramento (Calif.) -- Description and travel | San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Wyoming -- Description and travel | Letters (correspondence) United States 19th century

 
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18Title:  Journey of an overland trip from Missouri to California, 1850-1851   
 Creator:  Gorgas, Solomon. 
 Notes:  This volume is Gorgas' diary of his journey from St. Joseph, Missouri to Placerville, CA, and his return trip to New York via the Panama Canal as part of the California Gold Rush of the mid-19th century. Much of the early entries are concerned with weather conditions and landscape and route details. Gorgas and his party finally reach Placerville on July 26, the ninetieth day of their journey, and begin digging for gold outside Sacramento in August. On February 1, 1851, Gorgas boarded a ship, the Olive Branch, bound for New York by way of the Panama Canal, intending to return home to his much-missed family. He lands at Jamaica on April 1, and arrives at New York on April 8. Dated 1850, April 28 through 1851, April 8. Notes include price charts and signatures of people Gorgas may have met during his travels. Includes newspaper clipping with picture of Placerville, CA, circa 1850, and a four-page handwritten timeline of Gorgas' journey (not in his hand). See also HM 2183-2194 for letters written by Gorgas to his family during this journey. 
 Extent:  1 16 cm., 213 pages, A.D. 
 Subjects:  Gorgas, Solomon | Olive Branch (Cargo ship) | Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | California -- Gold discoveries | Fort Laramie (Wyo. : Fort) -- Description and travel | Jamaica -- Description and travel | Missouri -- Description and travel | Panama -- Description and travel | Placerville (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Sacramento (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Wyoming -- Description and travel | Narratives (document heading) United States 19th century

 
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19Title:  Madison Berryman Moorman journal of an overland trip from Tennessee to California, 1850-1851   
 Creator:  Moorman, Madison Berryman, 1824-1915 
 Notes:  This is the manuscript journal kept by Madison Berryman Moorman during his travels from Tennessee to California during 1850-1851. Upon reaching California, Moorman and his companions find the mining conditions to be rather poor, and they meet with little success. Outside Sacramento, they negotiate a trade with a squatter, receiving a deed for a small piece of land, upon which they built a house. The final entry of the journal is dated 1851, February 4. 
 Extent:  1 24 cm., 146 pages, A.D. 
 Subjects:  Moorman, Madison Berryman, -- 1824-1915 | Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold miners -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Indians of North America -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Mormons -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives | California -- Description and travel | California -- Gold discoveries | Missouri -- Description and travel | Sacramento (Calif.) -- Description and travel | Utah -- Description and travel | United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865 -- Sources | Narratives (document heading) United States 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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