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John Marsh, pioneer

Lyman, George D.

John Marsh, pioneer

the life story of a trail-blazer on six frontiers

by Lyman, George D.

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marsh, John, -- 1799-1856.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- California.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Minnesota.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George D. Lyman ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF865 .M34
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 2 l., 3-394 p.
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17761537M

    - Significance: Built by a pioneer physician between and , its history has been ill-starred. Dr. Marsh (possessed of only a BA, not an MD) was murdered soon after the completion of the house; his wife, Abby Tuck Marsh, died slightly earlier from the results of child-birth. The house was. John Muir, America's pioneer conservationist and father of the national park system, was a man of considerable literary talent. As he explored the wilderness of the western part of the United States for decades, he carried notebooks with him, narrating his wanderings, describing what he saw, and recording his scientific researches. This reprint of his journals, edited by Linnie Marsh Wolfe in 5/5(1).

    In a joint project with the John Marsh Historic Trust, the Bancroft Library microfilmed several boxes of Marsh primary source material. The following excerpts are a tiny part of this important collection. Doctor John Marsh was the first American born pioneer to settle permanently in Contra Costa County. John Marsh, Pioneer: The Life Story of a Trail-blazer on Six Frontiers. No slipcase, but protected by a plain paper dustwrapper with typed spine label. Marsh () was a pioneering California physician and ranch-owner, and one of the major figures in the establishment of California statehood. He was also a gifted linguist who, wrote a.

    by John H Marsh. Hot News - December Since readers have been asking for copies of the book which had been out of print. In the book was reprinted. Now we can announce that the reprint is sold out as well as its successor. In December the 14th reprint of the book was run!. The new reprint(). The Genealogy of John Marsh of Salem and His Descendants, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been sel Pages:


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John Marsh was California's first practicing physician and, among many accomplishments, is known for sending word east praising the region to attract U.S. settlers. "John Marsh, Pioneer" has long been out-of-print.

Thankfully, this excellent facsimile edition once again makes the life of John Marsh readily by: 2. Hardcover in blue cloth stamped, xiii, pp. John Marsh [] was a Harvard graduate, a physician, adventurer and California pioneer in the 's.

"This book almost heads the list of all biographies of western men" Dobie SW p. John Marsh (June 5, in South Danvers, Massachusetts – Septem in Pacheco, California).He was an early pioneer and settler in Alta California, the first Harvard graduate and the first to practice medicine knew Hebrew, Latin and Greek, and was the Born: June 5,Danvers, Massachusetts, U.S.

John Marsh was California's first practicing physician and, among many accomplishments, is known for sending word east praising the region to attract U.S.

settlers. "John Marsh, Pioneer" has long been out-of-print. Thankfully, this excellent facsimile edition once again makes the life of John Marsh readily available/5(4). The name of Marsh should be a household word. Yet Fate, for some inscrutable reason, denied him a place among the immortals.

GEORGE D. LYMAN San Francisco May, (Excerpt from Preface to the definitive biography of John Marsh: JOHN MARSH, PIONEER by George D.

Lyman, NY,Scribner’s & Sons) John Marsh – California Pioneer. John Marsh (June 5, in South Danvers, Massachusetts – Septem in Pacheco, California).He was an early pioneer and settler in Alta California, the first Harvard graduate and the first to practice medicine knew Hebrew, Latin and Greek, and was the.

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John Marsh, Pioneer: The Life Story of a Trail-Blazer on Six Frontiers. by LYMAN, GEORGE D. Seller G. Wilkinson Books, member IOBA Published Condition Fine condition in Good jacket, in protective mylar wrap Edition 1st Edition Item Price $.

We are offering JOHN MARSH, PIONEERS, THE LIFE STORY OF A TRAIL-BLAZER ON SIX-FRONTIERS By George D. Lyman. Illustrated; The Chautauqua Press. Chautauqua, New York. This book is hard-bound in brown cloth with black stamping to the upper cover and spine.

The covers show light rubbing to the corners and Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. John Marsh, pioneer; the life story of a trail-blazer on six frontiers. [George D Lyman]. The best source for the history of John Marsh is a book by George D. Lyman, John Marsh, Pioneer (New York: Scribner's & Sons, ).

There are several errors in the Lyman Biography. However it is the only existing biography available at this time. A new biography is currently being researched and written. The true-life exploits of Dr. John Marsh are as absorbing as legendary bandits Joaquin Murrieta and Three-finger Jack, or the fictionalized Don Diego de la Vega as Senor Zorro.

Modern reprint in facsimile of John Marsh, Pioneer: The Life Story of a Trail-blazer on Six Frontiers by George D. Lyman as originally published in Book Synopsis This is the story of John Marsh (), and American pioneer and a founding father of the State of California.

Follow the adventures of this Harvard educated adventurer as he crosses the continent from Boston to Minnesota to Santa Fe to Los Angeles, then to Freemont. The "meanest man in California" as described by John Bidwell receives his chance at redemption thanks to this reprint of John Marsh, Pioneer by George Lyman as originally published in Here we discover an 18th Century Massachusetts native, Pages: John Marsh graduated from Harvard in He taught in Minnesota, became an Indian agent, traded furs and, without having studied medicine, practiced as a physician in Los Angeles in Later he became a cattle baron, helped to get California into the union, discovered gold and was finally.

John Marsh's life story is better than fiction. So also is the story of his time, of the life on our Western frontier, and in California before the days of '" Purchase with confidence: all books, gradings, and descriptions are rendered the care of a genuine Edition: First Edition.

(Excerpt from Preface to the definitive biography of John Marsh: JOHN MARSH, PIONEER, by George D. Lyman, NY,Scribner's and Sons) From the book: "History of Contra Costa County, CA": "MURDER OF DR.

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Modern reprint in facsimile of John Marsh, Pioneer: The Life Story of a Trail-blazer on Six Frontiers by George D. Lyman as originally published in Brand: George D Lyman; Carol A Jensen. DOC JOHN MARSH.

Folks, here is the story of Doctor John Marsh who died in violence, and alone as he lived for so long. APPLETON, Captain and wife – landlord of Abby Tuck Marsh. MARSH, Charles – son of “Doc” John Marsh whose mother was a Minnesota Rating: % positive. the john muir exhibit - bibliographic_resources - book_jackets - john of the mountains.

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