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The boy emigrants, by Noah Brooks; with illustrations by H.T. Dunn.

Author/Creator:
Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903.
Publication:
New York, C. Scribner's Sons, 1914.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, [2], 381, [1] p., [10] leaves of color plates illustrations 22 cm.
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Subjects:
Western stories.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile fiction.
California -- Gold discoveries -- Juvenile fiction.
California -- Juvenile fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
Hard times at home
Great preparations
Camping out
"The jumping-off place"
New partners
Adrift
Trouble in the camp
Some new acquaintances
A misadventure
Among the buffaloes
In which the Boston boys lose an old friend and find a new friend
In the heart of the continent
Laughter and Texas
In Mormondom
A great disaster
In the desert
The golden land
Crowbait gulch
Gold
House-building
An expedition, and what came of ti
Privation and deliverance
Luck in streaks
Wandering once more
A separation and a calamity
A strange case
News and discoveries
Developments
Reckoning up the gains
Homeward bound.
Notes:
Illustrated lining-papers.
"Published October, 1914."--T.p. verso.
Pictorial cloth cover.
Local notes:
Tehon Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Susan Tehon.
Tehon Collection copy inscribed "From Daddy to John".
Tehon Collection copy has autograph of John McManmon.
Tehon Collection copy spine broken between pages 142-143.
Penn Provenance:
Tehon, Atha (former owner) (Tehon Collection copy)
McManmon, John (autograph) (Tehon Collection copy)
Tehon, Susan (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1915
Contributor:
Dunn, Harvey, 1884-1952.
Atha Tehon Thiras Art and Design Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Boy emigrants.
OCLC:
2455544