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The Resource A remarkable curiosity : dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West, Amos Jay Cummings ; edited and compiled by Jerald T. Milanich

A remarkable curiosity : dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West, Amos Jay Cummings ; edited and compiled by Jerald T. Milanich

Label
A remarkable curiosity : dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West
Title
A remarkable curiosity
Title remainder
dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West
Statement of responsibility
Amos Jay Cummings ; edited and compiled by Jerald T. Milanich
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1841-1902
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cummings, Amos J.
Dewey number
917.804/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F594
LC item number
.C945 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Milanich, Jerald T
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • Natural history
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Journalists
  • Cummings, Amos J.
  • Cummings, Amos J.
  • Railroad travel
Label
A remarkable curiosity : dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West, Amos Jay Cummings ; edited and compiled by Jerald T. Milanich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-353) and index
Contents
Over the Kansas plains -- The earthly paradise -- A Canadian in Colorado -- The Petrified stumps -- The town in the desert -- The fate of a gold seeker -- In the golden gulches -- The story of little Emma -- The seventeenth wife -- The great Utah divorce -- An interesting conversation with Ann Eliza Young -- The prophet's divorce -- The Arizona expedition -- The Mormon pioneers -- The American Dead Sea -- Mutton chops by the million -- The king of the jack rabbits -- The funeral postponed -- Duel with six-shooters
Control code
ocn225875266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 371 p.
Isbn
9780870819261
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025223
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)225875266
Label
A remarkable curiosity : dispatches from a New York City journalist's 1873 railroad trip across the American West, Amos Jay Cummings ; edited and compiled by Jerald T. Milanich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-353) and index
Contents
Over the Kansas plains -- The earthly paradise -- A Canadian in Colorado -- The Petrified stumps -- The town in the desert -- The fate of a gold seeker -- In the golden gulches -- The story of little Emma -- The seventeenth wife -- The great Utah divorce -- An interesting conversation with Ann Eliza Young -- The prophet's divorce -- The Arizona expedition -- The Mormon pioneers -- The American Dead Sea -- Mutton chops by the million -- The king of the jack rabbits -- The funeral postponed -- Duel with six-shooters
Control code
ocn225875266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 371 p.
Isbn
9780870819261
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025223
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)225875266

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