The Resource The conquest of the Missouri : being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh, by Joseph Mills Hanson, with map and 36 illustrations

The conquest of the Missouri : being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh, by Joseph Mills Hanson, with map and 36 illustrations

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The conquest of the Missouri : being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh
Title
The conquest of the Missouri
Title remainder
being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Mills Hanson, with map and 36 illustrations
Title variation
Story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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b. 1876
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanson, Joseph Mills
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F597
LC item number
.M36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marsh, Grant Prince
  • Steam-navigation
  • Northwestern States
  • Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862
  • Dakota Indians
Label
The conquest of the Missouri : being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh, by Joseph Mills Hanson, with map and 36 illustrations
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-440) and index
Contents
  • 1. Westward by the main channel -- 2. The ice gorge of '56 -- 3. Old-time packets and the men who ruled them -- 4. "Mark Twain" at the rudder -- 5. Cupid at the "apple-butter stirring" -- 6. The Battle Morn of Shiloh -- 7. Barbarism at bay -- 8. With Sully into the Sioux lands -- 9. Three roads to El Dorado -- 10. The "Luella" at Fort Benton in vigilante days -- 11. The troubles of a treasure ship -- 12. The captain encounters a "bad man" -- 13. Blockaded by buffalo -- 14. A game of strategy -- 15. Ice-bound on the "Nile" -- 16. Wood Hawks -- 17. The vegetable trip of the "North Alabama" -- 18. The hare and the tortoise -- 19. A three thousand mile race -- 20. The railroad comes -- 21. With Forsyth of Beacher's Island -- 22. "Yellowstone" Kelly guides the "Key West" -- 23. Campaigning with the seventh cavalry
  • 24. Pioneer paths -- 25. Bound for the mountains -- 26. Breasting unknown waters -- 27. "Lonesome Charlie" -- 28. By line and spar to the head of navigation -- 29. First blood for Crazy Horse -- 30. Custer to the front -- 31. The heroine of the upper river -- 32. Strong men and true -- 33. The last council of war -- 34. The seventh marches into the shadow -- 35. The messenger of disaster -- 36. The squadron that perished -- 37. The aftermath of battle -- 38. The "far west" races with death -- 39. The Battle at Powder River -- 40. Terry takes the field -- 41. Patrol duty with Miles and "Buffalo Bill" -- 42. The fruits of struggle -- 43. The "Rosebud" carries the general of the Army -- 44. The bones of heroes -- 45. Rustlers -- 46. With Kendrick to the musselshell -- 47. The Sioux bend to fate -- 48. Turned turtle -- 49. The garden out of the wilderness
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 458 pages, [28] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, folded map, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The conquest of the Missouri : being the story of the life and exploits of Captain Grant Marsh, by Joseph Mills Hanson, with map and 36 illustrations
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-440) and index
Contents
  • 1. Westward by the main channel -- 2. The ice gorge of '56 -- 3. Old-time packets and the men who ruled them -- 4. "Mark Twain" at the rudder -- 5. Cupid at the "apple-butter stirring" -- 6. The Battle Morn of Shiloh -- 7. Barbarism at bay -- 8. With Sully into the Sioux lands -- 9. Three roads to El Dorado -- 10. The "Luella" at Fort Benton in vigilante days -- 11. The troubles of a treasure ship -- 12. The captain encounters a "bad man" -- 13. Blockaded by buffalo -- 14. A game of strategy -- 15. Ice-bound on the "Nile" -- 16. Wood Hawks -- 17. The vegetable trip of the "North Alabama" -- 18. The hare and the tortoise -- 19. A three thousand mile race -- 20. The railroad comes -- 21. With Forsyth of Beacher's Island -- 22. "Yellowstone" Kelly guides the "Key West" -- 23. Campaigning with the seventh cavalry
  • 24. Pioneer paths -- 25. Bound for the mountains -- 26. Breasting unknown waters -- 27. "Lonesome Charlie" -- 28. By line and spar to the head of navigation -- 29. First blood for Crazy Horse -- 30. Custer to the front -- 31. The heroine of the upper river -- 32. Strong men and true -- 33. The last council of war -- 34. The seventh marches into the shadow -- 35. The messenger of disaster -- 36. The squadron that perished -- 37. The aftermath of battle -- 38. The "far west" races with death -- 39. The Battle at Powder River -- 40. Terry takes the field -- 41. Patrol duty with Miles and "Buffalo Bill" -- 42. The fruits of struggle -- 43. The "Rosebud" carries the general of the Army -- 44. The bones of heroes -- 45. Rustlers -- 46. With Kendrick to the musselshell -- 47. The Sioux bend to fate -- 48. Turned turtle -- 49. The garden out of the wilderness
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 458 pages, [28] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, folded map, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote

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