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Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean ; over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast ; with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects ... including a full description of the Pacific Railroad ; and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese ; with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations Preview this item
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Our new West : records of travel between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean ; over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific Coast ; with details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects ... including a full description of the Pacific Railroad ; and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese ; with map, portraits, and twelve full page illustrations

Author: Samuel Bowles
Publisher: Hartford, Ct. : Hartford Pub. Co. ; New York : J.D. Dennison, 1869.
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Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878.
Our new West.
Hartford, Ct. : Hartford Pub. Co. ; New York : J.D. Dennison, 1869
(OCoLC)651941636
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Bowles
OCLC Number: 1627933
Description: 524 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Introductory letters / from Vice-President [Schuyler] Colfax and Governor [William] Bross --
Introductory chapter: Our new West: Its extent and importance, and four great divisions ; The cordilleras of South America and their progress thorough North America ; The first great division, the plains ; The second, the Rocky Mountains ; The third, the Great Interior Basin ; The fourth, the Sierra Nevadas and the Pacific Coast ; The characteristics of each ; The promise of the book --
Over the plains by stage --
The Pacific Railroad --
Colorado : its mountains and parks --
Life among the mountains --
The Middle Park and the Ute Indians --
Mountain climbing and camp life --
An Indian "scare" and the Indians --
The mines and the farms of Colorado --
By stage into Utah --
A week in Salt Lake City --
Men and women, or polygamy, in Utah --
The future of the Mormons --
Through the desert basin by stage --
The mines of Nevada --
Over the mountains to the ocean --
California --
San Francisco --
Country excursions in California --
The Yo semite [Yosemite] Valley and the big trees --
The Chinese --
Mining in California --
Farming in California --
Oregon, Washington, British Columbia --
The Columbia River, Idaho, Montana --
Sandwich Islands, Colorado Canyon --
Home by the isthmus.
Responsibility: by Samuel Bowles.

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