The Missouri Expedition 1818 - 1820 The Journal Of Surgeon John Gale With Related Documents

By: Gale, John, Nichols Roger L.

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145 pages, maps, illustrations. "In 1818, Colonel Smith commanded an expedition up the Missouri to near present Ft. Leavenworth Kansas, and built a camp. Indians proved very troublesome. In 1819, Colonel Heny Atkinson led an expedition up to Council Bluffs where they built Cantonment Missouri. Surgeon Gale's journal is one on the first significant Government expedition up the Missouri since Lewis and Clark." This is number 56 of The American Exploration and Travel Series books.

Title: The Missouri Expedition 1818 - 1820 The Journal Of Surgeon John Gale With Related Documents

Author Name: Gale, John, Nichols Roger L.

Categories: Travel & Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1087

Keywords: Expeditions, explorations, Indian Wars, fur trade, mountain men, Lewis and Clark, Henry Atkinson, Missouri River, Forts