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" Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally made by themselves out of canvas. It was very cold and the roads heavy. Our animals were all poor and weak, some of them giving out daily, which gave much hard work to the men in dragging the heavy... "
A SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF COM. ROBERT F. STOCKTON - Page 13
1856
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A Sketch of the Life of Com. Robert F. Stockton: With an Appendix ...

Samuel John Bayard, Robert Field Stockton - California - 1856 - 341 pages
...commander-in-chief. , Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally made by themselves ont of canvas. It was very cold, and the roads heavy....steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from ln.-i ML' that which we might have desired ; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those...
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History of California, Volume 5; Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, William Nemos, Frances Fuller Victor - California - 1886
...numbers, as well as small food supplies, were obtained at several points along the route. Says Stockton : "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those under...
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History of California: 1846-1848

Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, William Nemos, Mrs. Frances Fuller Victor - California - 1886
...numbers, as well as small food supplies, were obtained at several points along the route. Says Stockton: "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those under...
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The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft - British Columbia - 1886
...numbers, as well as small food supplies, were obtained at several points along the route. Says Stockton : "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those under...
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History of California, Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, William Nemos, Frances Fuller Victor - California - 1886
...numbers, as well as small food supplies, were obtained at several points along the route. Says Stockton: "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...was very cold and the roads heavy. Our animals were ;ill poor and weak, some of them giving out daily, which gave much hard work to the men in dragging...
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A History of the United States Navy, from 1775 to 1893, Volume 2

Edgar Stanton Maclay - 1894
...night the men were almost exhausted."1 "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally were made by themselves out of canvas. It was very cold,...ammunition and provisions, through deep sands and up steep ascents."2 On the morning of the second day the men came to Captain Stockton in squads and begged for...
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A History of the United States Navy, from 1775 to 1898, Volume 2

Edgar Stanton Maclay - 1898
...night the men were almost exhausted." 1 "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally were made by themselves out of canvas. It was very cold,...provisions, through deep sands and up steep ascents." 8 On the morning of the second day the men came to Captain Stockton in squads and begged for twenty-four...
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West American History, Volume 22, Part 5

Hubert Howe Bancroft - Indians of North America - 1902
...numbers, as well as small food supplies, were obtained at several points along the route. Says Stockton : "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those under...
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California: Its History and Romance

John Steven McGroarty - California - 1911 - 393 pages
...brief but vivid description of the appearance of the expedition. "Our men were badly clothed," said he, "and their shoes generally made by themselves out...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired ; but nothing could break down the fine spirit of those under...
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A History of California: The American Period

Robert Glass Cleland - California - 1922 - 512 pages
...was not of the best and the going proved difficult. Of this stage of the expedition Stockton wrote: "Our men were badly clothed, and their shoes generally...steep ascents, and the prospect before us was far from being that which we might have desired; but nothing could break down the fine spirits of those under...
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