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Edmund Botsford Calvin Park letters to his wife : typescripts, 1849.
BANC MSS P-W 26 vol.
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Title:

Edmund Botsford Calvin Park letters to his wife : typescripts, 1849

Creator/Contributor:

Park, Edmund Botsford Calvin, d. 1849, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Park, Susan Maria Wilkins.

Abstract:

Typed transcripts of four letters, April 18-May 19[-21], 1849, from Edmund Park to his wife, Susan Maria Wilkins Park, describe a journey from St. Louis to Independence, Missouri, thence by a southern route toward California, ending on the Santa Fe Trail 18 miles beyond Bull Creek, Kansas. Originals in private possession.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives

Physical Description:

[11] leaves ; 28 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-W 26 vol.

Origin:

United States