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Title The Frontier challenge responses to the trans-Mississippi West. Edited by John G. Clark
Published Lawrence, University Press of Kansas [1971]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 307 pages)
Contents Introduction, by J.G. Clark.--The urban frontier of the Far West, by E. Pomeroy.--The Spanish-Americans in the Southwest, 1848-1900, by R.W. Paul.--The fisherman's frontier on the Pacific coast; the rise of the salmon-canning industry, by V. Carstensen.--American Indian policy in the 1840s; visions of reform, by F.P. Prucha.--Stephen A. Douglas and the American mission, by R.W. Johannsen.--Indian allotments preceding the Dawes Act, by P.W. Gates.--Squaw men on the Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Reservation; advance agents of civilization or disturbers of the peace? by W.T. Hagan.--To shape a western state; some dimensions of the Kansas search for capital, 1865-1893, by A.G. Bogue.--The English and Kansas, 1865-1890, by O.O. Winther.--Banks, mails, and rails, 1880-1915, by G.L. Anderson
Notes Papers prepared for presentation at a conference in honor of George L. Anderson, University of Kansas, Oct. 16-17, 1969
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Frontier and pioneer life.
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
West (U.S.) -- History.
West United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Anderson, George L. (George LaVerne), 1905-1971.
Clark, John Garretson, 1932- editor.
University of Kansas.
ISBN 0700630783
9780700630783