Book/Printed Material Beyond the Rockies; a spring journey in California,

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Beyond the Rockies; a spring journey in California,
Summary
Charles Augustus Stoddard (1833-1920), a Presbyterian clergyman, was the editor of the New York Observer, 1885-1902. Beyond the Rockies (1894) recounts his train trip to California with his wife in early 1893. Their route through the south allowed for stopovers in New Orleans, San Antonio, El Paso, and an Indian Bureau school near Tucson. The Stoddards visit California from south to north, including Coronado Beach, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and the missions, Yosemite, the redwood forests, Hetch-Hetchy Valley, the Santa Clara Valley, San Francisco, and Sacramento. Eastward bound, he describes stopovers in Salt Lake City, Leadville, Colorado Springs, Manitou, and Denver, and the Chicago World's Fair.
Contributor Names
Stoddard, Charles Augustus, 1833-1920.
Created / Published
New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1894.
Subject Headings
-  California, Southern--Description and travel
-  West (U.S.)--Description and travel
-  Ethnic groups--California
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Also available in digital form.
Medium
xiii, 214 p. front., plates. 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F867 .S86
Library of Congress Control Number
rc01000910
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Charles Augustus Stoddard (1833-1920), a Presbyterian clergyman, was the editor of the New York Observer, 1885-1902. Beyond the Rockies (1894) recounts his train trip to California with his wife in early 1893. Their route through the south allowed for stopovers in New Orleans, San Antonio, El Paso, and an Indian Bureau school near Tucson. The Stoddards visit California from south to north, including Coronado Beach, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and the missions, Yosemite, the redwood forests, Hetch-Hetchy Valley, the Santa Clara Valley, San Francisco, and Sacramento. Eastward bound, he describes stopovers in Salt Lake City, Leadville, Colorado Springs, Manitou, and Denver, and the Chicago World's Fair.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Stoddard, Charles Augustus. Beyond the Rockies; a spring journey in California. New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1894. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000910/.

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Stoddard, C. A. (1894) Beyond the Rockies; a spring journey in California. New York, C. Scribner's sons. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000910/.

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Stoddard, Charles Augustus. Beyond the Rockies; a spring journey in California. New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1894. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/rc01000910/>.