The Resource The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail, written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness

The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail, written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness

Label
The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail
Title
The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Title variation
Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals what really happened when Narcissa Whitman and her husband, Marcus, embarked on a perilous quest through the untamed Oregon Trail to spread the word of the Bible to the Indians
Member of
Cataloging source
BH0
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harness, Cheryl
Dewey number
  • 917.804/20922
  • B
LC call number
F880
LC item number
.H275 2006eb
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Narcissa Prentiss
  • Whitman, Narcissa Prentiss
  • Women pioneers
  • Women missionaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Women pioneers
  • Women missionaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • Oregon Territory
  • Oregon
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • Oregon
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail, written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Link
http://access-proxy.sno-isle.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMK&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=CZKUFY392434814&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:sirls_main
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The native peoples of the West, tough trappers & their fearless fur quests, mountain man rendezvous, and much, much more"--Cover
  • "A Cheryl Harness history"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Over the river and through the mountains: Westward -- Beaver hats -- Narcissa -- Narcissa, Marcus, and dreams of glory: Medicine quest -- Marcus -- Hello, good-bye -- Spaldings -- Journey: February 19 - May 3 Angelica, New York, to Liberty, Missouri -- May 3 - May 26 -- Liberty, Missouri, to the Catch Up (Nebraska) -- May 26 - June 13 -- Across Nebraska along the Platte River Road, up to Fort Laramie (Wyoming) -- June 21 - July 18 from Laramie to the Green River rendevous -- Rendevous on the green -- July 18 - August 19 rendezvous (Wyoming) to Fort Boise (Idaho) -- August 22 - September 12 Fort Boise (Idaho) to Fort Vancouver (Washington) -- Rest of the way -- Oregon country: Father of Oregon -- Disappointments at Waiilatpu, Where the rye grass grows -- Dr. Whitman's great adventure -- Destiny: Orphans of the trail -- Great experiment -- Measles and blood -- World they left behind: Revenge -- Epilogue -- More information -- Ezra Meeker, Champion of the Oregon Trail -- Oregon Trail map -- Oregon Trail chronology -- Resources -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874082985
  • (OCoLC)ocn874082985
Label
The tragic tale of Narcissa Whitman and a faithful history of the Oregon Trail, written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Link
http://access-proxy.sno-isle.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMK&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=CZKUFY392434814&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:sirls_main
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The native peoples of the West, tough trappers & their fearless fur quests, mountain man rendezvous, and much, much more"--Cover
  • "A Cheryl Harness history"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Over the river and through the mountains: Westward -- Beaver hats -- Narcissa -- Narcissa, Marcus, and dreams of glory: Medicine quest -- Marcus -- Hello, good-bye -- Spaldings -- Journey: February 19 - May 3 Angelica, New York, to Liberty, Missouri -- May 3 - May 26 -- Liberty, Missouri, to the Catch Up (Nebraska) -- May 26 - June 13 -- Across Nebraska along the Platte River Road, up to Fort Laramie (Wyoming) -- June 21 - July 18 from Laramie to the Green River rendevous -- Rendevous on the green -- July 18 - August 19 rendezvous (Wyoming) to Fort Boise (Idaho) -- August 22 - September 12 Fort Boise (Idaho) to Fort Vancouver (Washington) -- Rest of the way -- Oregon country: Father of Oregon -- Disappointments at Waiilatpu, Where the rye grass grows -- Dr. Whitman's great adventure -- Destiny: Orphans of the trail -- Great experiment -- Measles and blood -- World they left behind: Revenge -- Epilogue -- More information -- Ezra Meeker, Champion of the Oregon Trail -- Oregon Trail map -- Oregon Trail chronology -- Resources -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874082985
  • (OCoLC)ocn874082985

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