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Stuart, Granville 1834-1918

Overview
Works: 100 works in 180 publications in 1 language and 3,787 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Pictorial works  Dictionaries  Periodicals  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Military history  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor
Classifications: F731, 978.6
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Most widely held works about Granville Stuart
 
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Most widely held works by Granville Stuart
Forty years on the frontier as seen in the journals and reminiscences of Granville Stuart, gold-miner, trader, merchant, rancher and politician by Granville Stuart( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 1967 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montana as it is; being a general description of its resources, both mineral and agricultural, including a complete description of the face of the country, its climate, etc by Granville Stuart( Book )

15 editions published between 1865 and 1979 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary & sketchbook of a journey to "America" in 1866, & return trip up the Missouri River to Fort Benton, Montana by Granville Stuart( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of the Chinnook [sic] jargon in use among the tribes of Oregon, Washington Territory, British Columbia, and the north Pacific coast, with critical and explanatory notes by Granville Stuart( Book )

9 editions published between 1865 and 1999 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montana as it is by Granville Stuart( Book )

4 editions published between 1923 and 1931 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A typed manuscript of portions of a book published in 1865. Bound with a letter from D.W. Greenburg to Jerome J. Day, Apr. 7, 1923 and accompanied by related correspondence between Greenburg and Day, Apr. 7 and 9, 1923
Studies of western life by Charles M Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montana as it is being a general description of its resources ... To which is appended, a complete dictionary of the Snake language, and also of the famous Chinnock jargon by Granville Stuart( Book )

4 editions published between 1865 and 1960 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospecting for gold : from Dogtown to Virginia City, 1852-1864 by Granville Stuart( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of Granville Stuart, State Land Agent of Montana by Montana( )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneering in Montana : the making of a state, 1864-1887 by Granville Stuart( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the States by Overland Stage : winter of 1866 by Granville Stuart( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napton Family Papers 1825-1901 by Napton family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes an edited typescript of William Barclay Napton's personal journal between the years 1825 and 1883; legal documents generated by or administrated by Thomas L. Napton and Welling Napton during their years of Montana residence; as well as various legal documents and political papers with no obvious connection to the rest of the collection
Forty years on the frontier as seen in the journals and reminiscences of Granville Stuart, gold-miner, trader, merchant, rancher and politician by Granville Stuart( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1852, Granville Stuart (1834-1918) traveled with his brother and their father to the Sacramento Valley of California, where they spent five years mining for gold and served in the Rogue River War. In 1857 he and his brother started back to Iowa but were delayed by the outbreak of war between the Utah Mormons and the United States
by Montana( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of Montana Board of Land Commissioners, Register of State Lands, and State Land Agent
Hugh Kirkendall v. the United States and the Blackfeet and Piegan Indians records by Hugh Kirkendall( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh Kirkendall operated a freighting business between Helena and Fort Benton, Montana Territory. In 1896 he sued the United States government and the Blackfeet and Piegan Indian tribes for reimbursement for the theft of 27 mules and a horse on the Dearborn River, December 13, 1869, during the Piegan War. The case continued in the courts until 1910. Court records include claimant's and defendant's briefs and statements by Mountain Chief, Granville Stuart, and W.G. Conrad
Dennis Driscol reminiscence by Dennis Driscol( )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-page reminiscence by Dennis Driscol, describing his experiences while trying to reach Fort Smith in 1868
Granville Stuart papers by Granville Stuart( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence and other papers of Granville Stuart
Granville and James Stuart papers( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letterbooks include a list of Granville and James's associates, a map of Deer Lodge County, and several studies of the climate and geography of western Montana. Reel two contains Granville Stuart's outgoing correspondence from 18 Mar. 1879 to 25 Mar. 1880, and from 10 Jan. to 4 Sept. 1890. Granville Stuart is writing from Helena during this period. Of note in this correspondence is a letter to President Rutherford B. Hayes. Stuart thanked him for pardoning his friend, D.M. Burrett. Reel three contains Stuart's outgoing correspondence from 4 Sept. 1890 to 3 Dec. 1892. These letters are often about accounts owed to the cattle ranch business that Stuart managed at the time. There are also four misc. items on this reel. Reel four is a partial microfilm reel containing Granville Stuart's letters to Andrew Fergus (12 May 1880-3 Apr. 1887). Stuart was in Helena writing to Fergus at Fort Maginnis, Mont. Much of this correspondence concerns the buying and selling of cattle, from the "DHS" ranch to the fort. Included are lists of cattle, their price, and condition. In these letters they also discuss the weather and how the crops are doing. Included are a few miscellaneous items and many short articles on early Montana life and activities written by Granville Stuart
 
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Alternative Names
Granville Stuart American diplomat

Granville Stuart Amerikaans diplomaat (1834-1918)

Languages
English (116)

Covers
Forty years on the frontier as seen in the journals and reminiscences of Granville Stuart, gold-miner, trader, merchant, rancher and politicianThe Montana frontier, 1852-1864Twelve quiet men : the story of the cowboy vigilantes known as Stuart's Stranglers at war with the outlaws of Montana and Dakota in 1884Twelve quiet men : an historical novel of the vigilante raids of 1883-1885 in Montana and Dakota Territory