The Heart of the Continent: A Record of travel Across the Plains and in Oregon; Examination of the Mormon Principle

This reprint of the original 1870 publication from the Library of Congress is a difficult yet fascinating read; a great primary source document for the classroom.

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TRC subject: 
18th Century and Earlier
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art of the West
Picturing America Resource
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