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|Named Person:||George Frederick Augustus Ruxton; George Frederick Augustus Ruxton; George Frederick Augustus Ruxton|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
George Frederick Augustus Ruxton; Newberry Library.; Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
|Notes:||Extracts from published works, mss. (holograph), newspaper clippings.
Title supplied by cataloguer.
Compiled by Ruxton's mother.
On cover: George F. Ruxton, Esqr. member of the Royal Geographical Society, the Ethnological Society, &c. &c.
Life in the "Far West" comprises extracts from Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine, v. 63, p. 713-732; v. 64, p. 17-30, -144, 293-314, 429-443, 573-590.
Notes on the South-West coast of Africa comprises an extract from The Nautical magazine and naval chronicle, Jan. 1846, p. -16.
Includes clippings of reports and obituaries from various newspapers on Ruxton's death.
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2008. (The American West).|
|Description:||1 v. (various pagings) : ill.|
|Contents:||Life in the "Far West" --
Notes on the South-West coast of Africa / by Lieut. Ruxton ; communicated by Col. Jackson --
The Oregon question : a glance at the respective claims of Great Britain and the United States to the territory in dispute / by G.F. Ruxton. London : John Ollivier, 1846 --
[Extract from Ruxton's diary, 1848 ].
|Series Title:||American West (Marlborough, England)|
|Other Titles:||Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Nautical magazine and naval chronicle.
- Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, -- 1820-1848 -- Travel -- West (U.S.)
- Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, -- 1820-1848 -- Travel -- Africa, Southern.
- Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
- West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
- Africa, Southern -- Description and travel.
- Hunting -- United States.
- Oregon question.
- Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, -- 1820-1848.
- Frontier and pioneer life.
- Africa, Southern.
- United States.
- United States, West.