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McGlashan, C. F. (Charles Fayette) 1847-1931

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Works: 32 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 3,450 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Photographs  Archives  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer
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Publications about C. F McGlashan
Publications by C. F McGlashan
Publications by C. F McGlashan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by C. F McGlashan
History of the Donner party : a tragedy of the Sierra by C. F McGlashan( Book )
91 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,838 libraries worldwide
After a journey across the plains, about forty members of the Donner emigrant party died from starvation near Donner lake in Nevada county, California, in the winter of 1846-1847
History of the Donner party by C. F McGlashan( Book )
43 editions published between 1879 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
The Donner Party was organized largely in Illinois and left Independence, Missouri. The part consisted of as many as two hundred persons during the course of the journey, there were ninety members, about half of whom survived a snowbound winter in the Rockies
History of the Donner Party by C. F McGlashan( file )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
C.F. McGlashan was the newspaper publisher of the local paper in Truckee, California, the closest town to the Donner Pass. McGlashan interviewed the survivors of the Donner Party, gathered artifacts and amassed an enormous amount of secondary information. Over an 18 month period, McGlashan published serialized articles in his paper and turned his articles into a book. History of the Donner Party is considered the definitive account of one of the most notorious treks in American history
History of the Donner Party : the ordeal of the wagon train of pioneers in the Sierra Nevada winter of 1946-7 by C. F McGlashan( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
History of the Donner Party. A tragedy of the Sierra ... Fourth edition, illustrated by C. F McGlashan( Book )
2 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
History of the Donner Party : a tragedy of the Sierra by C. F McGlashan( file )
1 edition published in 1918 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
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McGlashans̕ Train Telegraph, a certain method of preventing railroad collisions by C. F McGlashan( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Vera B. Cornell collection on the Donner Party by Vera B Cornell( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Documents Vera B. Cornell's research on the Donner Party. Includes transcripts of letters from the Charles Fayette McGlashan papers and correspondence, ephemera, clippings, and miscellaneous materials relating to the Donner Party
Charles Fayette McGlashan photograph collection by C. F McGlashan( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mainly photographs acquired during the course of writing McGlashan's book, History of the Donner Party, published in Truckee, Calif., 1879. Includes views of plagues, historical monuments, sites. Also view of McGlashan's residence in Truckee, Calif., and portrait
Charles F. McGlashan papers by C. F McGlashan( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Volume 1 - Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, including editorials by McGlashan, articles on the Donner Party, and related topics, 1878 - 1886; Volume 2 - Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, chiefly regarding anti-Chinese movement, 1886
Letter : San Francisco, to Friend Tebbets by C. F McGlashan( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
3 page letter to "Friend Tebetts," Headquarters, State Executive Committee San Francisco, regarding politics, including the advancement of his "sole aim ... the anti-Chinese cause."
Sherman Otis Houghton papers by Sherman Otis Houghton( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection consists primarily of correspondence regarding the publication of History of the Donner Party (1879) by Charles Fayette McGlashan. Persons represented in the collection by three or more pieces include: Tamsen Eustis Dosier Donner (6), Carlos P. Houghton (3), Richard C. Kerens (3), and Charles Fayette McGlashan (93). There are also two letters (1894 & 1898) from Jessie Benton Frémont to Eliza Poor Donner Houghton
Charles Fayette McGlashan papers by C. F McGlashan( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Included also: newspaper articles on the Mountain Meadows massacre and on the Truckee area, some family correspondence, and maps
Papers by Henry Edwards( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection consists primarily of correspondence received by Henry Edwards, most of it handwritten, approximately 2820 letters and 566 postcards. Also included are photostats of obituaries of Henry Edwards and of letters written by W.H. Edwards between 1882 and 1897; notes on classification and lists of species and specimens; reprints or photocopies of journal and newspaper articles; and biographical material on other naturalists, including photographs and illustrations
George W. McCrary letter : Washington D.C., to J.C. Fremont : by George W McCrary( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letter of introduction for John C. Hogin of Iowa on War Department letterhead is addressed to John C. Fremont, governor of Arizona and is signed "Geo. W. McCrary, Secretary of War."
George Henry Hinkle and Bliss McGlashan Hinkle papers by George Henry Hinkle( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Contains materials used to write Sierra-Nevada Lakes, by George and Bliss Hinkle. Also includes papers relating to Hinkle's teaching career; a scrapbook; and materials relating to C.F. McGlashan. The C.F. McGlashan materials include: items used by the Hinkles to revise the History of the Donner Party, by C.F. McGlashan; Rocky Stone Tower museum; a book of poetry and drawings sent by a prisoner of San Quentin to McGlashan; wanted poster for Fred Lawson captured by McGlashan; railroad telegraph invention
George Henry Hinkle and Bliss McGlashan Hinkle California photograph collection ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Chiefly 19th century California views in and around Truckee, Donner Lake, the Tahoe basin, and San Francisco. Of particular note are numerous views of C.F. McGlashan's Rocking Stone Tower (Where he housed Donner Party relics), a series of views of Warner's Cobweb Palace (Meigg's Wharf, San Francisco), and unusual views around Ocean Beach, the Beach Pavillion, and Cliff House (San Francisco). A series of views of clearing snow from roofs and railroad tracks near Truckee is included, as are several views of railroad accidents
The Donner monument : preparations completed for raising a fund to provide a suitable memorial by C. F McGlashan( Book )
1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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MacGlashan, C. F. 1847-1931
MacGlashan, Charles Fayette 1847-1931
McGlashan, C. F. 1847-1931
McGlashan, Charles F.
McGlashan, Charles F. 1847-1931
McGlashan, Charles Fayette
McGlashan, Charles Fayette 1847-1931
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