The emigrants guide.

by Walter Marsden

Publisher: Sunday Times Publications in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 304 Downloads: 111
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LC ClassificationsJV6091 .M37
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 304 p.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5124680M
LC Control Number74206054

Catharine Parr Traill’s iconic title, The Female Emigrant’s Guide, and Hints on Canadian Housekeeping, offers a rare glimpse into the domestic lives of pioneer Lucas, co-founder of the Culinary Historians of Canada, and Nathalie Cooke, an associate dean of the McGill Library and professor of English at McGill University, collaborated on a new annotated edition of the book. The book was an important reason why many pioneers chose California as a destination. Softcover, pages. An Applewood Book. The Emigrants' Guide to Oregon and California () by Lansford W HastingsPages: To get from Illinois to California, the Donner-Reed party had relied, in part, on a bestselling book called The Emigrant’s Guide to Oregon and California. The author was Lansford Warren Hastings, a young real-estate entrepreneur from Ohio who had financial and political interests in California. A Guide-Book of Florida and the South, for Tourists, Invalids, and Emigrants PAGE 5 A Guide-Book of Florida and the South, for Tourists, Invalids, and Emigrants [email protected], PAGE 6 Reissued r by [email protected] on behalf of the University of Florida fis work is licensed under aCreative Commons AttributionNoncommercial-No Derivative Worksn.

Brand new softcover book! ; "This booklet was given to all Latter-day Saints as they began their journey on the trail to Salt Lake City. The booklet is "a table of distances showing all the springs, creeks, rivers, hills, mountains, camping places, and all other notable places from Council Bluffs to the Valley of the Great Salt Lake; the whole route having been carefully measured by a. William Clayton was a member of the original Mormon pioneer company of July After staying in the Salt Lake Valley for the summer of , he returned east in the fall and compiled this Latter-day Saints' Emigrants Guide. The guide is the best of its time for the Mormon route and included numerous pieces of valuable information for emigrants. Primary Sources Lansford Hastings. Lansford Hastings was born in Knox County, Ohio, in about He led the overland wagon train to Oregon in Later he published The Emigrants' Guide to Oregon and California, one of the most important guidebooks of the walkingshops.comgs left California in and arrived in New Orleans in February, In Hastings guided a party to Fort Bridger. Similar Items. The emigrants' guide to California, Author: Ware, Joseph E. Published: () The first emigrant train to California Author: Bidwell, John, Published: () On the Arkansas route to California in the journal of Robert B. Green of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania Author: Green, Robert B., .

The emigrants' guide to the Canadas by William Watson, , s.n.] There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one? Edition Notes Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada. Ottawa: Canadian Institute for Pages: An Irish priest, the Rev. John O’Hanlon, wrote a guide for Irish emigrants to help them survive their ordeal of the famine ships. Patrick Donahoe published O’Hanlon’s Irish Emigrants Guide for the United States in . GUIDE TO EMIGRANTS. [The introductory remarks to the Pamphlet which was published by the Trustees of the Galveston Bay and Texas Land Company, in January, , have been found so full of information upon the mnw interesting points of inquiry, thqt, I Aw thought I could not do a better service than by extending itsCited by: 4.

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The emigrants guide. book Guide to Oregon & California [Lansford Hastings] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A popular guidebook during the western expansion and a valuable collectible today, The Emigrantsí Guide was first published in While the book introduced those heading west to the beauty and habitable nature of the Pacific coastCited by: Hastings wrote The Emigrants' Guide to Oregon and California to induce Americans to move to California, hoping they could effect a bloodless revolution by sheer numbers.

He described California in glowing terms and gave practical advice to overland travelers. Contrary to popular belief, he did not promote the cutoff that bears his name in his for: developer of the Hastings Cutoff.

William Clayton, The Latter-Day Saints' Emigrants' Guide: Being a Table of Distances, Showing all the Springs, Creeks, Rivers, Hills, Mountains, Camping Places, and all Other Notable Places, From Council Bluffs, to the Valley of the Great Salt Lake. Mar 22,  · The Emigrants Guide to Oregon & California - Kindle edition by Lansford Hastings.

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Apr 22,  · InHastings published one of the earliest overland guide books, The Emigrants’ Guide to Oregon and California. To cover publication costs, he traveled across the Midwest giving temperance lectures, one of many testaments to his astounding knack for travelling.

EMIGRANTS' GUIDES TO the beginning of Anglo-American colonization throughout the nineteenth century numerous books, almanacs, and pamphlets were written to induce Americans and Europeans to move to Texas.

Many of the publications had misleading and incorrect information; others were accurate descriptions of Texas.

Sep 01,  · Absent the book's footnote position in the history of the West, this would still be a remarkable document of midth-century America and the machinations and politicking that went into the American expansion across the continent.

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Jun 18,  · The Latter-Day Saints' emigrants' guide: being a table of distances, showing all the springs, creeks, rivers, hills, mountains from Council Bluffs to the valley of the Great Salt Lake Pages: The success of his endeavor depended upon attracting emigrants to California.

What was needed was a guide book that would show the way, and Hastings accepted the task. Lansford spent the winter of writing. During he returned to Ohio, and the next year his book was published in Cincinnati. Oct 29,  · This book is part of the collection entitled: Rare Book and Texana Collections and was provided by Dallas Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries.

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Steele's Western Guide Book, And Emigrant's Directory, Containing Different Routes Through The States Of New-York, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois And Michigan, With Short Descriptions Of The Climate, Soil, Productions, Prospects, etc.

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In Milwaukee resident Samuel Freeman published "The Emigrant's Handbook and Guide to Wisconsin," one of many immigrant guidebooks published to lure Europeans to the state. The Hastings Cutoff was an alternative route for westward emigrants to travel to California, as proposed by Lansford Hastings in The Emigrant's Guide to Oregon and California.

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The Emigrants' Guide to Oregon and California by Hastings, Lansford W. ; Spence, Mary Nance Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Spine of jacket faintly sunned.

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The book is not a complete list of all emigrants leaving England for Brand:, Inc. The author's first book, "A Guide for Emigrants," &c.

was written in the winter and spring ofto answer the pressing call then made for information of these western states, but more especially that of Illinois;—but many of its particulars, as to the character and usages of the people, manners and customs, modes of erecting buildings.

A Guide for Emigrants was his first book. Peck was already well-known through his travels and journal publications, and received a lot of mail asking for his expertise on various matters.

Some of these letters inquired about life in the West. Peck designed his Guide as a response to these questions. The included map is shown below.

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Conclin Library locations Rare Book Division Shelf locator: *KF (Hastings.Jan 15,  · “The Emigrants” is a special film in that it’s Swedish and yet somehow American - in the sense that it tells the story of what America meant for so many millions. When it was over the other evening, the audience applauded; that’s a rare thing for a Chicago audience to do, but then “The Emigrants” is a very rare film.4/4.Shortly after he reached Salt Lake, he decided to use his materials for a guide book.

He returned to Winter Quarters on October 21,and set about preparing a manuscript for the press. The Preface is dated March 13, Clayton's guide book was used extensively by .