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Forty Years Among the Indians
Daniel W. Jones
Experiences of a Mormon Pioneer on the South-West Frontier
The life of an outstanding Mormon pioneer and Westerner As the title of this book suggests its author recalls a long period of his life in the American South- West of the nineteenth century commenc..
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The Great Salt Lake Trail
Henry Inman & William F. Cody
The History of an Historic Highway Across the Great Plains
In the footsteps of the history of the American West This book, written by Colonel Henry Inman in collaboration with William F. Cody, the famous ‘Buffalo Bill,’ will be a treat for all those intere..
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The Captives of Abb’s Valley
James Moore
The Massacre & Captivity of Settlers in Virginia by Indians, 1786
A tragedy of Virginian colonial frontier In the summer of 1786 a large war party of Shawnee Indians entered Abb’s Valley, Virginia, and descended on the household of militia officer Captain John Mo..
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History of the Donner Party
F. C. McGlashan
The Ordeal of the Wagon Train of Pioneers in the Sierra Nevada Winter of 1846-7
A tragic legend of the way West The story of the Donner Party is a tragic and infamous episode in the history of the 19th century pioneer migrations that crossed continental America. In May 1846 ei..
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Ab-sa-ra-ka or Wyoming Opened
Margaret Irvin Carrington
The Classic Account of a U. S. Army Officer’s Wife on the Great Plains During the Indian Wars
A classic of the early history of Wyoming This well known account of army life on the western frontier, by the wife of Colonel Henry B. Carrington the post-commander of Fort Phil Kearney during ‘Re..
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Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison: Deh-He-Wä-Mis
James E. Seaver
The Ordeals and Life of a Young Settler Girl Captured by Indians During the French and Indian War
‘Little woman of great courage’-the life of Mary Jemison Mary Jemison’s is a remarkable story. Born in 1743, she was captured by Indians whilst in her teenage years. Her family had emigrated from I..
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American Frontier Women
William W. Fowler
The Exploits of Dozens of Pioneer Women of the United States
The exceptional women who helped build a nation There can be little doubt in the minds of anyone who has an interest in the history of the pioneers of the emergent American nation of the huge, sign..
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Plains Women
Lydia Spencer Lane & Lodisa Frizzell
Two Accounts of American Women on the Western Frontier

I Married a Soldier or Old Days in the Old Army
Across the Plains to California in 1852 Journal of Mrs. Lodisa Frizzell
The accounts of two women of the West in the 1850s The Great Plains evoke the very essence of the wild American frontier. In reality, beyond the ‘settled and civilised’ eastern seaboard lay a great..
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Wild Life in the Far West
James Hobbs
The Adventures of a Hunter, Trapper, Guide, Prospector and Soldier
The memoirs of a remarkable Westerner For those fascinated by the history of the American West the lives of its singular characters—particularly in autobiography—never cease to enthral. These resou..
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The Old Santa Fe Trail
Henry Inman
The Story of a Great Highway
A soldier-author's view of the American frontier The history of the expansion of the frontier of America is particularly marked by the famous—perhaps legendary—trails upon which pioneers in their '..
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The March of Destiny
Dangers of the Trail in 1865 by Charles E. Young<br>The Story of a Pioneer by V. Devinny
Two Accounts of Early Emigrants to Colorado
Two accounts of the westward pioneers to Colorado This book contains two books, gathered here for their common subject—and value reading—concerning the 'March of Destiny'—the inexorable movement of..
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Boots and Saddles
Elizabeth B. Custer
The experiences of General Custer’s Wife on the Western Plains
A classic account of life on the Western Frontier Mrs Custer—Libby—the love of George Armstrong Custer's life is in some regard no less famous than her husband. They were in the truest sense 'a cou..
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Thirty-One Years on the Plains and in the Mountains
William F. Drannan
The life of a legendary frontiersman William Drannan was born to be a pioneer, hunter, trapper and wagon train guide during the momentous days of the Great American West. Drannan left us two substa..
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Crossing the Plains
William Audley Maxwell
A First Hand Narrative of the Early Pioneer Trail to California in 1857
A pioneer tells his story of the West This is the story of the legendary pioneers of the westward expansion of the American people from the comparatively early period of the mid-1850s. Maxwell and ..
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Chief of Scouts
William F. Drannan
A Pilot to Emigrant and Government Trains, Across the Plains of the Western Frontier
The continuing story of a great Westerner This is the second volume of William Drannan's substantial memoirs. The thread of his life has now made him an experienced guide, Indian fighter and scout...
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