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Historic Sites and Markers Along the Mormon and Other Great Western Trails

Historic Sites and Markers Along the Mormon and Other Great Western Trails

$33.00

Kimball, Stanley B.
Paperback, with 71 photos, 30 maps,

Searching 15 States from New York to California, Dr. Kimball located 550 historic sites and markers along these old roads ...

Fearful Crossing

Fearful Crossing

$14.95

Harold Curran
paperback, 212 pages

The author describes the development of the trail and the lives and fortunes of those crossing Nevada. Extensive quotes from emigrant journals and other ...

Graves and Sites on the Oregon and California Trails

Graves and Sites on the Oregon and California Trails

$17.95

Randy Brown and Reg Duffin (OCTA members)
paperback, 157 pages

This popular OCTA publication describes the markers at graves and sites on the Oregon and California Trails that have ...

Expedition of the Donner Party and Its Tragic Fate

Expedition of the Donner Party and Its Tragic Fate

$21.95

Eliza P. Donner Houghton with Introduction by Kristin Johnson (OCTA member)
Paperback

This volume, written by the Donner's youngest daughter, details the excitement of crossing the prairie and the ...

Across the Wide Missouri

Across the Wide Missouri

$17.95

Bernard De Voto, Author.  Paperback, 450 Pages.

DeVoto tells the story of the northwestern fur trade at its height in the early 1830s. The competition, characters, rendezvous and importance of this ...

Guide to the California Trail (To the Humboldt River)

Guide to the California Trail (To the Humboldt River)

$22.00

Trails West, Inc. completely revised and expanded its original 1984 Guide into a series of guides, with numerous new features, covering 500 steel-rail markers along the California Trails in Idaho, ...

Oregon Trail, Story Behind the Scenery

Oregon Trail, Story Behind the Scenery

$12.95

Dan Murphy, photography by Gary Ladd, paperback, 64 pages Travel with the emigrants who sought a better life as they trekked from Missouri to Oregon. There are 27 vignettes about ...

Prairie Traveler

Prairie Traveler

$12.95

Randolph P. March, paperback, 275 pages

Originally published in 1859, Captain Marcy's book became the principal guide book for westward bound emigrants. Filled with helpful information that was essential for safe ...

Adventures of a Mountain Man

Adventures of a Mountain Man

$17.95

Zenas Leonard.
Paperback, 273 pages.

Zenus Leonard's diary on his activities, first as a free trapper, then as an employee of Captain B. L. E. Bonneville, was originally published in 1839. ...

Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri, 1840-1865

Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri, 1840-1865

$21.95

John E. Sunder, with foreword by Paul L. Hedren
Paperback, 295 pages

Set in the upper Missouri country, which was bypassed by settlement until the 1860s, this book focuses ...

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