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Beckwourth, James Pierson 1798-1866

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Works: 105 works in 244 publications in 2 languages and 7,910 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives  Sources  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F592, B
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The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

54 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incomplete manuscript abstract photocopy (13 p.) of the book, in the handwriting of Walter M. Fisher. Covers Beckwourth's experiences fur trading, his adoption by the Crow Indians, and experiences in California during and after the Mexican War
The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

17 editions published between 1860 and 1950 in English and French and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beckwourth told of his life as a fur trapper, explorer, and guide. He spent much time with American Indians, especially the Crow, and described their lives. He found a important pass over the Sierra Nevada mountains used by immigrants to California
The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth as told to Thomas D. Bonner by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

7 editions published between 1892 and 1986 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of James Pierson Beckwourth, born 26 Apr 1798 in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was the son of Jennings Beckwith. His mother was of African American heritage. Her name was Miss Kill or Miskell. James was a mountaineer, scout, pioneer, and at one time a war chief of the Crow Indians. He married Elizabeth Lettbetter on 21 June 1860 in Denver, Colo. He died 14 Oct 1866
The Sand Creek massacre : the official 1865 Congressional report with James P. Beckwourth's additional testimony and related documents by United States( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth, mountaineer, scout, pioneer, and chief of the Crow nation of Indians. Written from his own dictation by T.D. Bonner. New edition. Edited, with preface, by Charles G. Leland ... Illustrated by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

3 editions published between 1892 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckworth, mountaineer, scout, and pioneer, and chief of the Crow nation of Indians. With illustrations. Written from his own dictation, by T.D. Bonner by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

4 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and adventures ... by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

3 editions published between 1856 and 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beckwourth le Chasseur. Scènes de la vie sauvage en Amérique traduit de l'anglo-américain par Noblet by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

1 edition published in 1860 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.P. Beckwourth : mountaneer, scout and pioneer, and chief of the Crow Nation of Indians : life and adventures of Jim Beckwourth by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

2 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth, / edited by T. D. Bonner by James Pierson Beckwourth( )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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by James Pierson Beckwourth( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Account book, deeds, receipts, letters, statements, land claims, orders of payment, and a poll tax notice, all relating to Beckwourth's personal business transactions. The account book contains a draft copy of his will
The life and adventures of J. P. Beckwourth, mountaineer, scout, and pioneer, and chief of the Crow nation of Indians : Written from his own dictation, by T. D. Bonner by James Pierson Beckwourth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1856 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contract between James P. Beckwourth, T.D. Bonner, and Joseph L. Davis : Plumas County by Plumas County (Calif.)( )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typescript of contract between James P. Beckwourth, T.D. Bonner, and Joseph L. Davis, certified by Plumas County Recorder Ira E. Hagan on 1951 September 6. Made on 1854 November 2, the contract stipulated that Beckwourth would relate his life history to T.D. Bonner, who would prepare it for press. Davis agreed to invest money in the venture in consideration of becoming a full partner in the profits of the publication
The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth, mountainer, scout, and pioneer, and chief of the Crow nation of Indians by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life and adventures of james p. beckwourth, mountaineer, scout, pioneer, and by James Pierson Beckwourth( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Agreement with Thomas D. Bonner and Joseph S. Davis for publication of his life and adventures : by James Pierson Beckwourth( )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Positive photostat of the agreement recorded in Plumas Co., Calif., Nov. 10, 1854 in which he agreed to relate his experiences; Bonner to record them and prepare the manuscript for publication; Davis was to advance money for publication; and they would share equally in the profits
James P. Beckwourth business papers by James Pierson Beckwourth( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account book, deeds, receipts, letters, statements, land claims, orders of payment, and a poll tax notice, all relating to Beckwourth's personal business transactions. The account book contains a draft copy of his will
 
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Alternative Names
Beckwith, James Pierson 1798-1866

Beckworth, James Pierson 1798-1866

Beckwourth, James P.

Beckwourth, James Pierson

Beckwourth, Jim 1798-1866

James Beckwourth Amerikaans ontdekkingsreiziger (1798-1866)

James Beckwourth esploratore statunitense

James P. Beckwourth US-amerikanischer Trapper, Entdecker, Pelzhändler, Soldat, Goldgräber, Gastwirt, Scout

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