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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • South Pass City (Wyo.),
  • Wyoming,
  • Wyoming.

Subjects:

  • Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Wyoming -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Wyoming.,
  • South Pass City (Wyo.) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • South Pass City (Wyo.)

Book details:

About the Edition

Describes South Pass, a strategic location in the Continental Divide, and relates many of the events that took place there important to the building of the West.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 125.

SeriesPaths of progress
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF767.F8 H67
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5607708M
LC Control Number68015056

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