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Traveling over the Plains to California...



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June 07, 1849

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 7, 1849  Page 3 has: "The Travel Over The Western Plains" which is a very nice letter from Fort Leavenworth which begins: "The amount of emigration over the plains is immense, beyond all estimates. It is predicted there will be extreme distress & privation among the emigrating caravans..."
Four pages, very nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War