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Author O'Brien, Mary Barmeyer, author.

Title Heart of the trail : stories of covered wagon women / Mary Barmeyer O'Brien.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, an imprint of Globe Pequot, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  305.40 O13    ---  Available
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Note "Covered wagon illustration courtesy of Kevin D. O'Brien."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Map of trails -- Near death in the desert: the story of Sarah Eleanor Bayliss Royce -- Grandmother on horseback: the story of Tabitha Moffatt Brown -- Outlasting the Oregon Trail: the story of Amelia Stewart Knight -- Chilling journey: the story of Mary Rockwood Powers -- To the summit in bloomers: the story of Julia Anna Archibald -- "I lift my lamp": the story of Clara Brown -- Driving the sheep: the story of Martha Missouri Bishop Moore -- Shock and grief on the Overland Trail: the story of Mary Peters Ringo -- With determined optimism: the story of Sarah Raymond -- A honeymoon trip to Montana: the story of Ellen Louisa Gordon Fletcher.
Source PubPrim 04.2018 PARS
Subject Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author O'Brien, Kevin D., illustrator.
Other Form: Online version: O'Brien, Mary Barmeyer, author. Heart of the trail Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, an imprint of Globe Pequot, 2017 9781493026685 (DLC) 2017021720
ISBN 9781493026678 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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