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Skinner, Hugh Alexander


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Diary of an overland journey from Hermann, Missouri to California

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH VLT MS B8

H.A. (Hugh Alexander) Skinner's diary begins with his departure from Hermann, Missouri, in the company of about 300 emigrants going from Missouri to California. His narrative is thorough and descriptive as he travels by boat and wagon train. Note: To read the last 12 pages of the diary, reverse and invert.

Dates: May 14, 1849 to January 10, 1850