The Resource Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, Alexander Ross ; edited with historical introduction and notes by Milo Milton Quaife ; with map

Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, Alexander Ross ; edited with historical introduction and notes by Milo Milton Quaife ; with map

Label
Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River
Title
Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Ross ; edited with historical introduction and notes by Milo Milton Quaife ; with map
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1783-1856
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Alexander
Illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F880
LC item number
.R67 1923
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1880-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Quaife, Milo Milton
Series statement
  • The Lakeside classics
  • HeinOnline American Indian law collection
  • HeinOnline prestatehood legal materials
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pacific Fur Company
  • Indians of North America
  • Northwest, Pacific
  • Oregon Territory
  • Astoria (Or.)
Target audience
specialized
Label
Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, Alexander Ross ; edited with historical introduction and notes by Milo Milton Quaife ; with map
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Includes facsimile of the original 1849 title-page: "Adventures of the first settlers in the Oregon or Columbia River: being a narrative of the expedition fitted out by John Jacob Astor, to establish the "Pacific Fur Company" ; with an account of some Indian tribes on the coast of the Pacific / by Alexander Ross, one of the adventurers." London : Smith, Elder and Co., 1849
  • ©2020 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction -- Preface to original edition -- The genesis of the expedition -- The voyage of the Tonquin -- The Hawaiian Islands -- From Hawaii to the Columbia -- The founding of Astoria -- The natives of the Lower Columbia -- From Astoria to the Narrows -- From the Narrows to the Okanogan -- The destruction of the Tonquin -- Across the continent with Hunt and McKenzie -- The adventures of Ramsey Crooks and John Day -- Operations in the interior -- Trading activities on the Spokane and the Snake -- Stuart's return to St. Louis and arrival of the Beaver -- The sale of Astoria -- Warlike measures afloat and ashore -- The end of a great adventure -- Manners and customs of the Okanogan -- Marriage, medicine men, and gamblers -- Habitations, food, and other matters -- Further manners and customs of the Okanogan
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 388 pages, 1 leaf of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, Alexander Ross ; edited with historical introduction and notes by Milo Milton Quaife ; with map
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Includes facsimile of the original 1849 title-page: "Adventures of the first settlers in the Oregon or Columbia River: being a narrative of the expedition fitted out by John Jacob Astor, to establish the "Pacific Fur Company" ; with an account of some Indian tribes on the coast of the Pacific / by Alexander Ross, one of the adventurers." London : Smith, Elder and Co., 1849
  • ©2020 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction -- Preface to original edition -- The genesis of the expedition -- The voyage of the Tonquin -- The Hawaiian Islands -- From Hawaii to the Columbia -- The founding of Astoria -- The natives of the Lower Columbia -- From Astoria to the Narrows -- From the Narrows to the Okanogan -- The destruction of the Tonquin -- Across the continent with Hunt and McKenzie -- The adventures of Ramsey Crooks and John Day -- Operations in the interior -- Trading activities on the Spokane and the Snake -- Stuart's return to St. Louis and arrival of the Beaver -- The sale of Astoria -- Warlike measures afloat and ashore -- The end of a great adventure -- Manners and customs of the Okanogan -- Marriage, medicine men, and gamblers -- Habitations, food, and other matters -- Further manners and customs of the Okanogan
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 388 pages, 1 leaf of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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