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Author Haywood, C. Robert (Clarence Robert), 1921-2005.

Title Trails south : the wagon-road economy in the Dodge City-Panhandle region / by C. Robert Haywood.

Imprint Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1986.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection  978.1031 H336t 1986    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-303) and index.
Contents The Dodge City-Panhandle region -- The Dodge City-Fort supply trail: from military road to commercial highway -- The Fort Elliott extension and the Mobeetie-Tascosa trail: the base of the triangle -- The Jones and Plummer trail: the freighting road to the Panhandle -- The Dodge City-Tascosa trail: the link between the sister cow towns -- Freighting: a grimy business fit only for peculiar men -- P.G. Reynolds: mail contractor and entrepreneur of the wagon road -- Stage drivers: the men in the box -- Way stations and the people who ran them: guideposts marking the trails.
Subject Kansas -- History -- 19th century.
Dodge City (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century.
Oklahoma Panhandle (Okla.) -- History -- 19th century.
Texas Panhandle (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century.
Trails -- Kansas -- History.
Trails -- Oklahoma -- History.
Trails -- Texas -- History.
Trails. (OCoLC)fst01154418
Kansas. (OCoLC)fst01204323
Kansas -- Dodge City. (OCoLC)fst01217318
Oklahoma. (OCoLC)fst01205031
Oklahoma -- Oklahoma Panhandle. (OCoLC)fst01254751
Texas. (OCoLC)fst01210336
Texas -- Texas Panhandle. (OCoLC)fst01239951
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 080611987X (alk. paper)
9780806119878 (alk. paper)

 
    
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