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The Resource The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852 : the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments, by Bert Webber

The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852 : the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments, by Bert Webber

Label
The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852 : the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments
Title
The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852
Title remainder
the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments
Statement of responsibility
by Bert Webber
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There were two families Richey, as well as an Akin and an Ingram, who had been neighbors and friends for years. The families intermarried. A fourth family appears when Alice Booth married a Richey in 1843 in Henry Co., Iowa. In 1852 the families decided to move to Oregon in wagons on the emigrant trail. This is a diary recorded by 19-year- old James Akin, Jr., the eldest of the children
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akin, James
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F597
LC item number
.A38 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Webber, Bert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Akin, James
  • Aiken family
  • Ritchie family
  • Ingram family
  • Aiken family
  • Akin, James
  • Ingram family
  • Ritchie family
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • Travel
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
  • United States, West
Label
The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852 : the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments, by Bert Webber
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Includes genealogies for Akin, Booth, Ingram, and Richey families by Anne Billeter."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 102 pages
Isbn
9780936738352
Lccn
89005327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3039675
  • (OCoLC)19122478
  • (OCoLC)ocm19122478
  • 140494
  • 3039675
Label
The Oregon Trail diary of James Akin, Jr. in 1852 : the unabridged diary with introduction and contemporary comments, by Bert Webber
Publication
Note
"Includes genealogies for Akin, Booth, Ingram, and Richey families by Anne Billeter."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 102 pages
Isbn
9780936738352
Lccn
89005327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3039675
  • (OCoLC)19122478
  • (OCoLC)ocm19122478
  • 140494
  • 3039675

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