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Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, 1810-1813

by Ross, Alexander

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Published by Oregon State University Press in Corvallis, Ore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Pacific,
  • Columbia River Valley,
  • Oregon,
  • Astoria (Or.),
  • Northwest, Pacific.
    • Subjects:
    • Ross, Alexander, 1783-1856,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Northwest, Pacific,
    • Fur trade -- Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century,
    • Fur traders -- Northwest, Pacific -- Biography,
    • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century,
    • Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century,
    • Columbia River Valley -- History -- 19th century,
    • Oregon -- History -- To 1859,
    • Astoria (Or.) -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Alexander Ross ; introduction by William G. Robbins.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesNorthwest reprints
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF880 .R812 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 319 p. :
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6780623M
      ISBN 100870715283
      LC Control Number00026825

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      Vintage out-of-print: ADVENTURES OF THE FIRST SETTLERS ON THE OREGON (OR COLUMBIA) RIVER, by Alexander Ross; Citadel Press, ; a reprint of the original, hardcover in jacket, pages with index, illustrated with Seller Rating: % positive. Very Good. Alexander Ross () was a native of Scotland who began work in John Jacob Astor's Pacific Fur Company in Ross wrote extensive office correspondence for the Pacific Fur Company and kept personal journals which became the basis for his Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River ().

      Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, (Book): Ross, Alexander: A vivid historical account of John Jacob Astor's Pacific Fur Company and the battle for furs and empire waged in the Oregon Country. The present volume is occupied by the reprint, from the original London edition of , of Alexander Ross's Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River from – No less than three members of the Astorian expedition 1 published personal narratives, each of them a work of much merit. As a source for the study of this first attempt in behalf of .


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