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Kennedy, Lawton 1900-1980

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Works: 357 works in 443 publications in 1 language and 11,660 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliographies  Sources  Diaries  Maps  Biographies  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Prospectuses 
Roles: Printer, Author, Book producer, Designer, Typographer, Interviewee
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History of the Sierra Nevada by Francis P Farquhar( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panorama of human experiences in California's "great snowy range", including the Yosemite, Mt. Whitney, and Lake Tahoe areas, from its sighting by Spaniards to the present
The first Spanish entry into San Francisco Bay, 1775 : the original narrative, hitherto unpublished, by Fr. Vicente María and further details by participants in the first explorations of the Bay's waters, together with four contemporary maps and six illustrations in full colour from the brush and pencil of Louis Choris who was at San Francisco in 1816 by Vicente de Santamaría( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1775, the first European vessel sailed into San Francisco Bay, commanded by Juan Manuel de Ayala. During their stay, they charted the Bay, making maps and soundings of the estuary
In pursuit of the golden dream : reminiscences of San Francisco and the northern and southern mines, 1849-1857 by Howard C Gardiner( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospectus, includes detachable order slip
The overland diary of James A. Pritchard from Kentucky to California in 1849 by James Avery Pritchard( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western America in 1846-1847; the original travel diary of Lieutenant J.W. Abert, who mapped New Mexico for the United States Army by J. W Abert( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas have spurred the way to human progress, from the earliest cave dweller to the latest frontiers of computers and technology. This is a human-scale distillation of the major ideas which have had the greatest impact on our development through the ages. It includes a huge variety of terms including the intimidating, such as post-modernism, structuralism and chaos theory, the unusual, including alchemy, polyphony and parapsychology, while familiar terms such as civilization and beauty are explained anew
George C. Yount and his chronicles of the West : comprising extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative" by George C Yount( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Calvert Yount was born 4 May 1794 in Dowden Creek in Burke County, North Carolina. His parents were Jacob Yount and Amarilla or Marillis Killiam. His family moved to Cape Girardeau in 1804. George fought in the War of 1812. He married Eliza Cambridge Wilds in 1818. They and had three children. His wife divorced him in 1830. He was a fur trapper in the Southwest. He settled in Napa Valley, California in 1836. His daughters later joined him in California. Ancestors, descendants and relatives lived mainly in Alsace, North Carolina, Missouri and California
Los Angeles from the days of the Pueblo : together with a guide to the historic old Plaza area including the Pueblo de Los Angeles, State Historical Monument by W. W Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesuit mission presses in the Pacific Northwest : a history and bibliography of imprints, 1876-1899 by Wilfred P Schoenberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much of this book is about the history and the production of the press at St. Ignatius Mission
Messenger of destiny : the California adventures, 1846-1847, of Archibald H. Gillespie, U.S. Marine Corps by Werner H Marti( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort McPherson, Nebraska, Fort Cottonwood, N.T. : guardian of the tracks and trails by Louis A Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas, Oregon and California by S. Augustus Mitchell( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montgomery and the Portsmouth by Fred Blackburn Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coming of justice to California : three documents( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of explorations : northward along the coast from Monterey in the year 1775 by Miguel de la Campa( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabulous San Simeon : a history of the Hearst Castle, a California state monument located on the scenic coast of California, together with a guide to the treasures on display by Oscar Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hepah, California! : the journal of Cave Johnson Couts from Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, during the years, 1848-1849 by Cave Johnson Couts( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research into the ethnohistory of the Papago Indians of southern Arizona and northern Sonora led the editor to a systemic perusal of records of overland journeys via the southern or Gila River route from the eastern United States to California, and this travel account was one of the most remarkable among scores that were examined. The goal of this research was a description of Indians the travelers encountered along their way. Lt. Couts describes not only Indians and northern Mexicans, but gives a frank account of the professional officer corps of the United States Army during one of the critical periods of U.S. history
Some treasures of the Bancroft Library celebrating the dedication of the enlarged and remodeled library, May 6th, 1973 by Bancroft Library( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drake's plate of brass : evidence of his visit to California in 1579 by California Historical Society( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo : discoverer of the coast of California by Henry R Wagner( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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History of the Sierra Nevada
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Alternative Names
Kennedy, Lawton Rafael 1900-1981

Kennedy, Lawton Raphael 1900-1981

Languages
English (61)