Ox-team days on the Oregon trail by Ezra Meeker

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Published by World Book Company in Yonkers-on-Hudson, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Overland journeys to the Pacific,
  • Northwestern States -- Description and travel,
  • Oregon -- Description and travel

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Other titlesOregon trail
Statementby Ezra Meeker ; in collaboration with Howard R. Driggs ; illustrated with drawings by F. N. Wilson and with photographs
SeriesPioneer life series
ContributionsDriggs, Howard R. 1873-1963
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 225 p. :
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17844014M

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Identifier: oxteamdaysontheoreng Title: Ox-team days on the Oregon Trail /by Ezra Meeker ; revised and edited by Howard R. Driggs Year: (s) Authors: Meeker, Ezra Subjects: Overland journeys to the Pacific Oregon Trail Publisher: Yonkers-on-Hudson, New York: World Book Company, Contributing Library: Church History Library, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Views: K.

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