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First white women over the Rockies

Clifford Merrill Drury

First white women over the Rockies

diaries, letters, and biographical sketches of the six women of the Oregon Mission who made the overland journey in 1836 and 1838.

by Clifford Merrill Drury

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Published by A. H. Clark Co. in Glendale, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • Oregon.
    • Subjects:
    • American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. Oregon Mission.,
    • Women missionaries -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
    • Missions -- Oregon.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      SeriesNorthwest historical series,, 6-8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3703 .D7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5857884M
      LC Control Number62020134

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