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Viewing Entry - The Oregon Trail (S16058)
by Parkman Jr., Francis

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TitleThe Oregon Trail : Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life
Author / Responsible partyParkman Jr., Francis
GenreAutobiography, Biography, History, Voyages
TopicsAutobiography, Biography, History, Voyages Parkman, Francis, -- 1823-1893 -- Travel -- West (U.S.) Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


Take a trip back in time on the Oregon Trail. This series of non-fiction essays from Francis Parkman details life on the nineteenth-century American frontier, detailing the summer a young Parkman traveled through Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado and Kansas. Along the way, the author spent time hunting and fishing, as well as participating in a buffalo hunt led by members of the Native American tribe, the Oglala Sioux.

Additional Information

System control numberS16058
Original Print PublisherAuckland : Floating Press, 1847.
NarratorR. S. Steinberg
Narrator NameR. S. Steinberg
Participant or performer noteR. S. Steinberg
Narrators GenderMale narrator