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Author Richards, Mary Haskin Parker, 1823-1860.

Title Winter quarters : the 1846-1848 life writings of Mary Haskin Parker Richards / edited by Maurine Carr Ward.

Imprint Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, 1996.

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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 336 pages) : illustrations, maps.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Series Life writings of frontier women ; v. 1
Life writings of frontier women ; v. 1.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-319) and index.
Summary Mary Richard's journals and letters record a young woman's rare, but richly detailed view of life in the temporary Mormon pioneer communities in Iowa.
Contents The fabric of life: an introduction -- A scribe for the women: the journals and letters -- "One of the most beautyfull valeys": the memorandum, September 1823 to December 1840 -- "Weept about an houre & ... felt some better": Journal one, May to July 1846, letters to Samuel Richards, May to July 1846 -- Sleeping on the "soft side of a bord": journal two, July to August 1846, letter to Samuel Richards, September to October 1846 -- "Our tent was crowded all day with folks coming in": journal three, November 1846 to May 1847, letters to Samuel Richards, January to April 1847 -- "These hills are the works of thy hands": journal four, May to November 1847, letters to Samuel Richards, June to August 1847-- 'Tis when I am sick that I miss you the most": journal five, November 1847 to March 1848, letters to Samuel Richards, November 1847 to February 1848 -- As "a steam Boat hove in sight": journal six, March to May 1848 -- Biographical register.
Summary "Mary Richard's journals and letters record a young woman's rare, but richly detailed view of life in the temporary Mormon pioneer communities in Iowa."--Publisher's description.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Note Print version record.
Subject Richards, Mary Haskin Parker, 1823-1860.
Richards, Mary Haskin Parker, 1823-1860 (OCoLC)fst00368570
Women pioneers -- Missouri River Valley -- Biography.
Mormon women -- Missouri River Valley -- Biography.
Pioneers -- Missouri River Valley -- Biography.
Mormon pioneers -- Missouri River Valley -- Biography.
Missouri River Valley -- Biography.
HISTORY -- State & Local.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical.
HISTORY -- United States -- 19th Century.
Mormon pioneers. (OCoLC)fst01026296
Mormon women. (OCoLC)fst01026306
Pioneers. (OCoLC)fst01064447
Women pioneers. (OCoLC)fst01178307
Missouri River Valley. (OCoLC)fst01274695
Verenigde Staten.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Dagboeken (vorm) (NL-LeOCL)088142523
Electronic books.
Added Author Ward, Maurine Carr, 1939-
Other Form: Print version: Richards, Mary Haskin Parker, 1823-1860. Winter quarters. Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, 1996 0874212073 (DLC) 96004509 (OCoLC)34149200
ISBN 9780874213027 (electronic bk.)
0874213029 (electronic bk.)
0585098484 (electronic bk.)
9780585098487 (electronic bk.)
0874212073
9780874212075
9780874215526
Standard No. AU@ 000051422844
AU@ 000055602275
DEBBG BV044118218
NZ1 15325527
DEBSZ 493041575
GBVCP 1008647381

 
    
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