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"The devoutly Christian Marcus and Narcissa Whitman left home and family to establish a mission in the far west terriroties. In 1836, Narcissa was the first worman of European descent to cross the Rocky Mountains. Narciss was but 39 yeras old when she, her husband, and nine others were murdered at their misison near Walla Walla, Washington in 1847. These letters constitute some of the last letters she wrote to family back in New York. Included is a letter to her sister by one of the massacre survivors and is one of the earliest accounts of that horrible day." -- back cover.

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Gorham Free Library B WHITMAN (Text)
Adult Biography
52119300167132
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LDR 01373nam a2200241 4500
001566728
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00520171018123550.1
008821203s1894 oru 000 0 eng
020 . ‡a9781519051271
040 . ‡aDLC ‡cCarP ‡dDLC
043 . ‡an-us-or
05000. ‡aF880 ‡b.W61
1001 . ‡aWhitman, Narcissa Prentiss, ‡d1808-1847.
24500. ‡aMrs. Whitman's letters 1843-1847.
264 . ‡a[United States] : ‡bBig Byte Books, ‡c2014.
300 . ‡a1 volume of unnumbered pages ; ‡c23 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡aOriginally published 1894.
520 . ‡a"The devoutly Christian Marcus and Narcissa Whitman left home and family to establish a mission in the far west terriroties. In 1836, Narcissa was the first worman of European descent to cross the Rocky Mountains. Narciss was but 39 yeras old when she, her husband, and nine others were murdered at their misison near Walla Walla, Washington in 1847. These letters constitute some of the last letters she wrote to family back in New York. Included is a letter to her sister by one of the massacre survivors and is one of the earliest accounts of that horrible day." -- back cover.
530 . ‡aAlso available in digital form on the Internet Archive Web site.
651 0. ‡aOregon Territory ‡xHistory ‡xSources.
7001 . ‡aWhitman, Marcus, ‡d1802-1847.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aAUTOGENERATED-6366 ‡bSystem Local ‡c566728 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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