JOURNAL OF MEDOREM CRAWFORD. AN ACCOUNT OF HIS TRIP ACROSS THE PLAINS WITH THE OREGON PIONEERS OF 1842. Contained in: SOURCES OF THE HISTORY OF OREGON, Vol.1, Part 1.

Eugene, Or. Star Job Office, 1897. 26pp. Later green cloth, gilt. Small tape repair to lower inner corner of titlepage, else near fine. In a half morocco and cloth folding case, spine gilt. Item #WRCAM43956

"The only diary of the first large emigrant train to Oregon" - Howes. Crawford, in his early twenties, was a member of Elijah White's party in 1842, and he also traveled with Meek and Hastings. His journal was originally issued in 1863 as a government document. HOWES C874. MINTZ 110. WAGNER-CAMP 386 (note). GRAFF 914.

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