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" It had a rounded bow, was eight feet long and five broad, and drew with four men about four inches water. On the morning of the 15th we embarked in our hide boat, Mr. Preuss and myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles,... "
History of Hall County, Nebraska: A Narrative of the Past with Special ... - Page 7
edited by - 1920 - 965 pages
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A Report on an Exploration of the Country Lying Between the Missouri River ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey - Botany - 1843 - 207 pages
...dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned! «ntirely all further attempts to navigate this river. The names...than that which they have given to this stream, "the Nefcraska, or Shallow river." Walking steadily the remainder of the day, alittle before dark we overtook...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Pacific States - 1846 - 186 pages
...myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts to...little before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twentyone miles below the junction. The next morning we crossed the Platte, and...
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Narrative of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the year ...

John Charles Frémont - America - 1846 - 324 pages
...myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts to...given by the Indians are always remarkably appropriate ; ami certainly none was ever more so than that which they have given to this stream — " the Nebraska,"...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts to...little before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twentyone miles below the junction. The next morning we crossed the Platte, and...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts to...little before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twentyone miles below the junction. The next morning we crossed the Platte, and...
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The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: to ...

John Charles Frémont - Gold mines and mining - 1853 - 456 pages
...for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts lo navigate this river. The names given by the Indians...ever more so than that which they have given to this stream—"The Nebraska, or Shallow river." Walking steadily the remainder of the day, a little before...
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The life of Col. John Charles Fremont: and his narrative of explorations and ...

John Charles Frémont, Samuel Mosheim Smucker - America - 1856 - 493 pages
...myself, with two men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned entirely all further attempts to...little before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twenty. one miles below the junction. The next morning we crossed the Platte,...
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River - 1858 - 640 pages
...men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned all further attempts to navigate this river. The names...river." Walking steadily the remainder of the day, a litle before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twenty-one miles below the...
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PRAIRIE AND ROCKY MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES OF LIFE IN THE WEST

JOHN C. VAN TRAMP - 1866
...men. We dragged her over the sands for three or four miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned all further attempts to navigate this river. The names...river." Walking steadily the remainder of the day, a litle before dark we overtook our people at their remaining camp, about twenty-one miles below the...
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West. To which Will ...

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River Valley - 1866 - 649 pages
...miles, and then left her on a bar, and abandoned all further attempts to navigate this river. The namei given by the Indians are always remarkably appropriate ; and certainly none was ever more BO than that which they have given to this stream— " The Nebraska, or Shallow river." Walking steadily...
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