Chart of travel via South Pass in 1849 by diarists en route to California, Oregon and Utah

 Collection
Identifier: 90-17

Scope and Contents

Chart comparing the dates that various diarists passed certain locations on their journeys to the west coast of the United States in 1849. Information provided includes names of travelers/diarists, common geographic locations passed, and dates.

Dates

  • 1959

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Copyright by Fred A. Rosenstock.

Biographical Note

American historian and author.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 item)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Chart comparing the dates that various diarists passed certain locations on their journeys to the west coast of the United States in 1849.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Government Publications Department, University of Nevada, Reno on February 27, 1990.

Title
A Guide to the Chart of travel via South Pass in 1849 by diarists enroute to California, Oregon and Utah
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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