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Kennedy, Lawton 1900-1980

Overview
Works: 357 works in 441 publications in 1 language and 11,808 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliographies  Diaries  Sources  Maps  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Biographies  Prospectuses 
Roles: Printer, Author, Book producer, Designer, Interviewee, Typographer
Classifications: F868.S5, 979.4
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Most widely held works about Lawton Kennedy
 
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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 788 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
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 314 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 301 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 273 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 267 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 255 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 218 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 184 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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montgomery and the Portsmouth by Fred Blackburn Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 166 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 164 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 163 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 161 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
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 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobo Sedelmayr, missionary, frontiersman, explorer in Arizona and Sonora : four original manuscript narratives, 1744-1751 by Jacobo Sedelmayr( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some treasures of the Bancroft Library celebrating the dedication of the enlarged and remodeled library, May 6th, 1973 by Bancroft Library Press( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of travel by E. S McComas( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 155 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 (60)