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The Resource Adobe days : being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor, by Sarah Bixby Smith ; introduction by Robert Ernest Cowan ; foreword by Gloria Ricci Lothrop

Adobe days : being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor, by Sarah Bixby Smith ; introduction by Robert Ernest Cowan ; foreword by Gloria Ricci Lothrop

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Adobe days : being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor
Title
Adobe days
Title remainder
being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Bixby Smith ; introduction by Robert Ernest Cowan ; foreword by Gloria Ricci Lothrop
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1871-1935
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bixby Smith, Sarah
Dewey number
979.4/94
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1360
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F869.L853
LC item number
B583 1987
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bixby Smith, Sarah
  • Sheep ranches
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • California
Label
Adobe days : being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor, by Sarah Bixby Smith ; introduction by Robert Ernest Cowan ; foreword by Gloria Ricci Lothrop
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: 3rd ed. rev. Los Angeles, Calif. : J. Zeitlin, 1931. With new foreword
  • "A Bison book"--Spine
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm15550742
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 148 pages, 3 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780803241770
Lccn
87005936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Master shelves cataloguing ; LH, 2/3/93
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o15550742
  • (Sirsi)9133159
Label
Adobe days : being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in 1853 drove sheep & cattle across the plains, mountains, & deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor, by Sarah Bixby Smith ; introduction by Robert Ernest Cowan ; foreword by Gloria Ricci Lothrop
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: 3rd ed. rev. Los Angeles, Calif. : J. Zeitlin, 1931. With new foreword
  • "A Bison book"--Spine
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm15550742
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 148 pages, 3 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780803241770
Lccn
87005936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Master shelves cataloguing ; LH, 2/3/93
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o15550742
  • (Sirsi)9133159

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