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Title
Fifteen thousand miles by stage :  a woman's unique experience during thirty years of path finding and pioneering from the Missouri to the Pacific and from Alaska to Mexico   / by Carrie Adell Strahorn.
Name/Creator
Strahorn, Carrie Adell, 1854-1925, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Widener Library

Networked Resource

Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

Government Documents and Microforms Collection
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
G.P. Putnam's Sons
Language
English
Description
xxv, 673 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

biography

Biography.

History.

print
Classification
F595 .S89
Subject
Strahorn, Carrie Adell , 1854-1925 ;  Strahorn, Robert E. (Robert Edmund) , 1852-1944 ;  Overland journeys to the Pacific ;  Frontier and pioneer life -- United States ;  West (U.S.) -- Description and travel ;  Strahorn, Carrie Adell , 1854-1925 -- Travel -- West (U.S.) ;  Coaching (Transportation) -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century ;  West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 ;  Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography ;  Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography ;  Boise (Idaho) ;  British Columbia ;  Caldwell (Idaho) ;  Hailey (Idaho) ;  Idaho -- Description and travel ;  Vigilance committees

Note
"With 350 illustrations from drawings by Charles M. Russell, and others, and from photographs"

"The main purpose has been to record some of the humorous and thrilling events ... leaving out most of the heartaches and disappointments ... and hardships, ... giving more of the rainbow glow to ... life on the frontier"--Pref., p. vii.
Other Title
  Fifteen thousand miles by stage
Other Title
  Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 ; reel 516, no. 5182
Other Title