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The Bancroft Library is the primary special collections library at the University of California, Berkeley. One of the largest and most heavily used libraries of manuscripts, rare books, and unique materials in the United States, Bancroft supports major research and instructional activities and plays a leading role in the development of the University's research collections.


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Topics: Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925, Indians of North America -- Wars 1866-1895 Personal narratives,...
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Topics: Union Pacific Railroad Company, Railroads -- United States History, West (U.S.) -- Description and...
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by Grey, Zane, 1872-1939
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Nonnezoshe.--Colorado trails.--Roping lions in the Grand canyon.--Tonto basin.--Death valley
Topics: Trails -- United States, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
Topics: Mormons and Mormonism, Mormon Church -- History, Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857, Indians of...
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by Palmer, Joel, 1810-1881; Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913
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Topics: Palmer, Joel, 1810-1881, Law -- Oregon, Chinook jargon -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc, Nez Percé...
Wagner-Camp (4th ed.)
Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy), 1831-1904
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Topics: Rocky Mountains, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel 1860-1880, Estes Park (Colo.)
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Topics: Collins, John Sloan, 1839-1910, Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) --...
Topics: Union Pacific railroad, Central Pacific Railroad Company, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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Across the plains -- The old Pacific capital [Monterey] -- Fontainbleau -- Epilogue to "An inland voyage" -- Random memories -- Random memories continued -- The lantern-bearers -- A chapter on dreams -- Beggars -- Letter to a young gentleman -- Pulvis et umbra -- A Christmas sermon
Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Monterey (Calif.)
Topics: Knights Templar (Masonic order). Allegheny Commandery No. 35 (Allegheny, Pa.), Knights Templar...
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by Hughes, Thomas, 1822-1896
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Topics: United States -- Description and travel, Europe -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) --...
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by Adam, G. Mercer (Graeme Mercer), 1830-1912; Upham, Charles Wentworth, 1802-1875
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Topics: Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890, Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806), West (U.S.) --...
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by Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, 1820-1848
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Topics: Mexico -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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Topics: Mississippi River Valley -- History, Mississippi River Valley -- History Civil War, 1861-1865,...
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by Boyd, Orsemus Bronson, Mrs
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Begins with marriage and hardships of travel and life in the army including finances. Discusses visiting with Indians; enlisted men, officers and wives; lawlessness; housing; medical needs and care; and geography and scenery. Starts with complaints about the West and ends with a love of it. Covers California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and visits to Denver, St. Louis, Chicago and New York City
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Topics: Boyd, Orsemus Bronson, d. 1885, United States. Army, United States. Army. Cavalry, Cavalry -- West...
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Topics: Fredonian Insurrection, 1826-1827, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Southwest, New --...
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A report on an exploration of the country lying between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains, on the line of the Kansas and Great Platte rivers.--Astronomical observations.--Report of the exploring expedition to Oregon and north California, in the years 1843-'44.--Gold regions of California
Topics: Gold mines and mining -- California, United States -- Exploring expeditions, West (U.S.) --...
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by Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813
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Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, United States -- Discovery and exploration
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Discoveries in geography -- American, West (U.S.) --...
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by Hough, Emerson, 1857-1923
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Topics: Cattle, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Smet, Pierre-Jean de, 1801-1873
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Topics: Jesuits, Indians of North America -- Missions, Salish Indians, Siksika Indians, West (U.S.) --...
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by Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893; MacDonald, William, 1863-1938
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Bibliography : p. 18
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Indians of North America -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) --...
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by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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CONTENTS: Across the plains. --The old Pacific capital (Monterey). -- Random memories. --Random memories (continued). --The Latern-bearers. --A chapter on dreams. --Beggars. --Letters to a young gentleman. --Pulvis et umbra. --A Christmas sermon
Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Monterey (Calif.) -- Description and travel
Topics: Union Pacific Railroad Company, Central Pacific Railroad Company, National parks and reserves --...
Topics: United States. Cavalry. 1st Regt. Dragoons, 1833-1861, United States. Army, West (U.S.) --...
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Topics: Voyages around the world, Australia -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Mills, Enos Abijah, 1870-1922; Schmeckebier, Laurence Frederick, 1877-1959
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-[421])
Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, National parks and reserves -- Canada, West (U.S.) --...
Topics: Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844, Spaulding, Solomon, 1761-1816, Ferris, Benjamin G, Church of Jesus Christ...
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by Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928
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Topics: Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Southwest, New --...
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by Steele, James W. (James William), 1840-1905; Meeder-Chubb, eng; Moss Engraving Co., eng; Photo Electric Eng. Co., egr; Russell & Richardson, egr; Van Ingen & Snyder, egr; Rand McNally and Company; Beard, James Carter, ill; Gibson, William Hamilton, ill; Nichols, David, ng; Nichols, H. H., eng; Van Ingen, William H., ill
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Topics: Pueblo Indians -- New Mexico, Mohave Indians -- Arizona, Health resorts -- California, West (U.S.)...
Topics: Mines and mineral resources -- Rocky Mountains, Mines and mineral resources -- Utah, West (U.S.) --...
Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- History
Topics: Strahorn, Carrie Adell, 1854-1925, Overland journeys to the Pacific, West (U.S.) -- Description and...
Topics: Railroad conductors, United States -- Description and travel, California -- Description and travel,...
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by Herndon, Sarah Raymond
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The author was a member of the Hardinbrooke ox-train; this is a journal of her experiences in the Montana migration
Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Montana -- Emigration and...
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by Wagner, Henry Raup, 1862-1957; John Howell Books (San Francisco, Calif.) (1920) bkp CU-BANC
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Reference: Wagner no.7
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) Bibliography, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel...
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Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, California -- Description...
Topics: Carson, Kit, 1809-1868, United States -- Discovery and exploration, West (U.S.) -- Description and...
Topics: Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite Valley (Calif.), West (U.S.) -- Description and...
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by Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, 1820-1848; Kephart, Horace, 1862-1931. ed
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Hunting -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) -- Description and...
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by Smythe, William E. (William Ellsworth), 1861-1922
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Topics: Irrigation -- West (U.S.), Arid regions, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- Rocky Mountains, Indians of North America -- West (U.S.), Hunting --...
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by Francis, Francis
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Describes various trips to United States: Animas Valley, N.M.; Northern Mexico; Yellowstone; Sierras; Sonora, N.M.; Winchester Water Meads; Pend d'oreille Lake, Idaho
Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Mexico, North -- Description and travel
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Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Victor, Frances Fuller, 1826-1902
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Pt. 1. Mountain adventures and frontier life -- pt. 2. Our centennial Indian war and the life of General Custer
Topics: Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876, Meek, Joseph Lafayette, 1810-1875, Dakota Indians -- Wars,...
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by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy), 1831-1904
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Topics: Rocky Mountains, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel 1860-1880, Estes Park (Colo.)
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Topics: Railroad travel -- United States, Chinese -- California, Indians of North America -- California,...
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by Ferguson, Charles D., b. 1832 or 3; Wallace, Frederick T., 1820-1895
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Topics: Ferguson, Charles D., b. 1832 or 3, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Gold miners -- Biography,...
Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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Topics: Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900, Mormons, Mormon Church, Utah -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) --...
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by Price, Rose Lambart, Sir, 1837-1899
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Topics: South America -- Description and travel, Mexico -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) --...
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Topics: United States. Army. Cavalry, 1st, United States. Army, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Muir, John, 1838-1914
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Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Richardson, Albert D. (Albert Deane), 1833-1869; Making of America Project
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Topics: West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Lambourne, Alfred, 1850-1926
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Topics: Mormons -- West (U.S.) History, Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Mormon Trail, West (U.S.)...
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by Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928
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Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, Southwest, New -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) --...
Topics: Indian captivities, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909
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Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Rocky Mountains
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Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Canada -- Description and travel, Mexico -- Description and...
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by Ross, William Wilson
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Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Utah -- Description and...
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by Rae, W. Fraser (William Fraser), 1835-1905
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Flake
Topics: Mormons, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, United States -- Description and travel
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by Post, Emily, 1873-1960
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Topics: Automobile travel, United States -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
Over the plains--over the mountains--through the great interior basin--over the Sierra Nevadas--to and up and down the Pacific coast. With details of the wonderful natural scenery, agriculture, mines, business, social life, progress, and prospects ; including a full description of the Pacific railroad ; and of the life of the Mormons, Indians, and Chinese
Topics: Mormons, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- History 1860-1890, West (U.S.) --...
Topics: Rocky Mountains, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Butterworth, Hezekiah, 1839-1905; Estes & Lauriat; Laplante, Charles, d. 1903; Ettling, Theodor, b. 1823; Philippoteaux, Paul, b. 1846
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life, Friendship, Voyages and travels, Adventure and adventurers, Youth --...
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by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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Across the plains.--The old Pacific capital [Monterey]--Fontainebleau.--Epilogue to "An inland voyage."--Random memories.--Random memories continued.--The lantern bearers.--A chapter on dreams.--Beggars.--Letters to a young gentleman.--Pulvis et umbra.--A Christmas sermon
Topics: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, Monterey (Calif.) -- Description and travel
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by Porter, Thomas Cunningham, 1860-
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Author's autograph copy
Topics: United States -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
Topic: West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Bryan, Roger Bates, 1860-
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Topics: Bryan, Roger Bates, 1860-, United States. Army, United States. Army, Spanish-American War, 1898 --...
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by Cheely-Raban Syndicate; Russell, Charles M. (Charles Marion), 1864-1926
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
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by Irving, Washington, 1783-1859
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no. 1. A tour on the prairies -- no. 2. Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey -- no. 3. Legends of the conquest of Spain
Topics: Spain -- History 711-1516, Abbotsford (Scotland) -- Description and travel, Newstead (Scotland) --...
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by Muir, John, 1838-1914; Badè, William Frederic, 1871-1936; Queeny, Edgar M. (Edgar Monsanto), 1897-1968, former owner
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Wild wool -- A geologist's winter walk -- Summer days at Mount Shasta -- A perilous night on Shasta's summit -- Shasta rambles and Modoc memories -- The city of the Saints -- A great storm in Utah -- Bathing in Salt Lake-- Mormon lilies -- The San Gabriel Valley -- The San Gabriel Mountains -- Nevada farms -- Nevada forests -- Nevada's timber belt -- Glacial phenomena in Nevada -- Nevada's dead towns -- Puget Sound -- The forests of Washington --People and towns of Puget Sound -- An ascent of...
Topics: Forests and forestry -- West (U.S.), West (U.S.) -- Description and travel, West (U.S.) --...