Overland journeys to the Pacific

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The Overland Emigrant Trail to California Across the 40-Mile Desert in Nevada: a Guide to Trail Markers Placed on the Carson River Route and the Truckee River Route, Including a Map

Identifier: 94-48

The Overland Emigrant Trail is one of a complex series of trails that crossed most Midwestern states to eventually lead into Utah, California, Oregon, and Washington. Manuscript guidebook to markers placed across the 40-Mile Desert of northwestern Nevada between 1968-1970. Included is the original report, two addenda, a trail map, diagram for construction of markers, and list of committee members and others who assisted in the project.

Dates: 1968-1970