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Captain W. W. Withenbury's 1838-1842 "Red River Reminiscences".

By: Bagur, Jacques D.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Denton : University of North Texas Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (337 p.).ISBN: 9781574415575.Subject(s): Inland navigation -- Southwest, Old | Steam-navigation -- Southwest, Old | Withenbury, W. W. (Weatherly W.), 1815-1880 -- CorrespondenceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Captain W. W. Withenbury's 1838-1842 "Red River Reminiscences"DDC classification: 976.66 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Preface; Introduction; The Reminiscences; 1. Taking the Challenge; 2. Up Trip of the Concord; 3. Down Trip of the Concord; 4. The Relief and Hunter Go Up; 5. The Relief and Hunter Above; 6. The Relief at Shreveport; 7. At Swanson's Landing; 8. On Ferry Lake; 9. At Port Caddo; 10. To Black Bayou; 11. Up Black Bayou; 12. At Erwin's Bluff; 13. At the Falls; 14. Back to Shreveport; 15. To Red River; 16. To the Raft; 17. To Pine Prairie; 18. To Berlin; 19. To Jonesboro; 20. To Fort Towson Landing; 21. To Kiamitia; 22. At Doaksville; 23. Wright's Landing; 24. Home Amusements
25. Dr. McDonough26. Fort Towson; 27. Back to Jonesboro; 28. Back to Berlin; 29. To Spanish Bluff; 30. To McKinney's Landing; 31. At Pine Prairie; 32. A Practical Joke: Part 1; 33. A Practical Joke: Part 2; 34. At Nunnely's Landing; 35. To Dooley's Ferry; 36. Dr. O. S. Jones; 37. At the Raft; 38. Near Dooley's; 39. Man Overboard; Postscript; Appendix; Index
Summary: A selection of letters written to the Cincinnati Commercial newspaper from 1870-1871 about steamboat travel on the Red River in 1838-1841.
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Contents; Preface; Introduction; The Reminiscences; 1. Taking the Challenge; 2. Up Trip of the Concord; 3. Down Trip of the Concord; 4. The Relief and Hunter Go Up; 5. The Relief and Hunter Above; 6. The Relief at Shreveport; 7. At Swanson's Landing; 8. On Ferry Lake; 9. At Port Caddo; 10. To Black Bayou; 11. Up Black Bayou; 12. At Erwin's Bluff; 13. At the Falls; 14. Back to Shreveport; 15. To Red River; 16. To the Raft; 17. To Pine Prairie; 18. To Berlin; 19. To Jonesboro; 20. To Fort Towson Landing; 21. To Kiamitia; 22. At Doaksville; 23. Wright's Landing; 24. Home Amusements

25. Dr. McDonough26. Fort Towson; 27. Back to Jonesboro; 28. Back to Berlin; 29. To Spanish Bluff; 30. To McKinney's Landing; 31. At Pine Prairie; 32. A Practical Joke: Part 1; 33. A Practical Joke: Part 2; 34. At Nunnely's Landing; 35. To Dooley's Ferry; 36. Dr. O. S. Jones; 37. At the Raft; 38. Near Dooley's; 39. Man Overboard; Postscript; Appendix; Index

A selection of letters written to the Cincinnati Commercial newspaper from 1870-1871 about steamboat travel on the Red River in 1838-1841.

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