Across the plains in the Donner Party

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In 1758, 15-year-old Mary Jemison, with family and friends, was dragged from her Pennsylvania cabin by a raiding party of Frenchmen and Shawnee. From that point on, Mary was an Indian, and her story, recorded at the age of 80 became one of the most popular captivity narratives of all time.
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Grouping Title across the plains in the donner party
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auth_author2 Delany, Colleen., Reed, James Frazier, 1800-1874., Zeinert, Karen.
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The story of the Donner Party is very much the story of James F. Reed's family, not simply because the Reeds were prominent members, but because they left much documentary evidence: diaries, memoirs, correspondence and letters written en route and interviews shortly after the disaster. The adopted daughter of Reed, Virginia Reed Murphy's memoir is a noteworthy recounting of the Donner party disaster and its gruesome end. Her writing is sprightly, informal, and full of human interest.

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subject_facet Donner Party, Murphy, Virginia Reed, -- 1834?- -- Travel -- West (U.S.), Murphy, Virginia Reed, -- b. 1834? -- Journeys -- West (U.S.)
title_display Across the plains in the Donner Party
title_full Across the Plains in the Donner Party, Across the plains in the Donner Party / by Virginia Reed Murphy ; with letters by James Reed ; edited by Karen Zeinert, Across the plains in the Donner Party [electronic resource] / Virginia Reed Murphy
title_short Across the plains in the Donner Party
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topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Donner Party, Journeys, Murphy, Virginia Reed, Nonfiction, Travel