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The Journal of Amos Hannah

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    Pat Gaines (Author)

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The personal journal of Amos Hannah (written from 1838 to 1850) outlines his daily life from Brookville, Indiana to his arrival at the gold fields of California. Amos Hannah was a cooper (barrel maker), who raised a family, traveled extensively, and chronicled the events and concerns of his day. Includes: Table of Contents: Introduction: the complete 1838-1850 journal: letters from the era, including one from Panama: examples of Justice of the Peace documents: explanations of archaic terminology: over 20 photographs and illustrations (black/white): European genealogy in timeline overview: Early American genealogy in detailed timeline: Bibliography: Appendices: and an extensive Index searchable by topic and name. // REVIEWS: 'The journal of Amos Hannah provides a fascinating look at day to day life in the rural Midwest from 1838 to 1850.' ~ Martha N. Noblick of the Historic Deerfield Library // 'A generously illustrated volume filled with a wealth of support material.His letter from Panama (dated May 31, 1850) is as prized as a bag of gold dust.' ~ Gary F. Kurutz, Curator of the California State Library
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  • PDF | 250 pages
  • Pat Gaines (Author)
  • Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. (2 Aug. 2005)
  • English
  • 10
  • Biography

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