Manuscript journal, 1848-1849.

Author
Violette, M. A. [Browse]
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
English
Description
1 v. (66 p.) ; 19 x 17 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Form/​Genre
Diaries—19th century
Compiled/​Created
1848-1849.
Summary note
A forty-miner's ms. journal of a trip overland from Huntsville, Missouri to Sleepy Hollow, California, dated April 12 to Sept. 5, 1849, with a daily record of route and distances. Includes a photograph of "Dad" Violette, Florida, Mo. pasted down on p. [2] of cover.
Notes
  • "M.A. Violette Day Book for 1848"--p. [2] of cover.
  • Spine title.
Binding note
Red half morocco slipcase.
Provenance
Bookplate of Philip Ashton Rollins.
OCLC
49366614
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information