From lead mines to gold fields : memories of an incredibly long life (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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From lead mines to gold fields : memories of an incredibly long life

Author: Henry Taylor
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Henry Taylor's long life (1825-1931) gave him an unusual perspective on change in American society. This book talks about his journey across the western continent in search of fortune, offers insight  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [document]
[Biographies]
Named Person: Henry Taylor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Taylor
ISBN: 9780803294615 0803294611
OCLC Number: 1039739079
Notes: Index.
Description: xxv, 225 p. : ill.
Contents: 1. Growing up in Virginia and Ohio; 2. Life in Iowa and Wisconsin; 3. From Wisconsin to Fort Laramie; 4. On to California; 5. Mining for Gold; 6. Journeying Home by Sea; 7. Setbacks in Wisconsin and Homesteading in Nebraska; 8. The San Francisco Earthquake; 9. Reflections of a Centenarian
Responsibility: Henry Taylor ; edited and with an introduction by Donald L. Parman.

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