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old Santa Fe trail and other poems of the plains

Nels Pearson

old Santa Fe trail and other poems of the plains

by Nels Pearson

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Published by Burton publishing company in Kansas City, Mo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Nels Pearson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3531.E243 O5 1920
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6632504M
LC Control Number21003248
OCLC/WorldCa4231950

  The Santa Fe Trail was America’s first commercial highway. Traders established the trail—which connected Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico and covered some Stanley Vestal (Aug – Decem ) was an American writer, poet, biographer, and historian, perhaps best known for his books on the American Old West, including Sitting Bull, Champion of the Sioux.. Biography. Vestal was born Walter Stanley Vestal to Walter Mallory Vestal and the former Isabella "Daisy" Wood near Severy in Greenwood County in southeastern mater: Southwestern Oklahoma State University, .

  (painting that inspired the poem: “Pack Train on the Rio Grande, ”) Along the dusty trail. with a mule train, atop our horses, riding by covered wagons. How beautiful the deep, blue sky. with trees strongly green, surrounding the Santa Fe we tread, fighting hunger and thirst, drought and famine. Yet, how beautiful if we can resourceful be. before entering Santa Fe. _____ This irregular shape in the high plains of New Mexico is along the Mountain Route. It was a major steering point for the traders. The trail passed to the north of it. _____ Title: Five Landmarks on the Santa Fe Trail Author: Marcia Fox Created Date: 2/25/ AM.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Riddle, Kenyon, Records and maps of the old Santa Fe Trail. [Raton, N.M., ]. William Bent () – The younger brother of Charles Bent, William was born in St. Louis, Missouri on The brothers established Bent’s Fort in Colorado in to trade with the Plains Indians and area trappers. Furs, horses, and other goods were traded for food and other household goods by travelers along the Santa Fe trail, fur-trappers, and local Mexican and Native.


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Old Santa Fe trail and other poems of the plains by Nels Pearson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excerpt from The Old Santa Fe Trail and Other Poems of the Plains The Ideal The Aviator The Fairy Dance The Peasant Girl The Heroes of the spanish-american War Rose Marie Comrades The City The Flag.

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The Old Santa Fe Trail and Other Poems of the Plains (Classic Reprint)Price: $   The old Santa Fe trail and other poems of the plains Item Preview remove-circle The old Santa Fe trail and other poems of the plains by Pearson, Nels. Publication date [] Publisher Kansas City, Mo.: Burton publishing company Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSNPages: Add to Print List Remove from Print List Notes.

Microfiche of original published: Kansas City, Mo.: Burton Publishing Co., p. Contains descriptive poetry about pioneer life and travels, and prominent features along the Santa Fe Trail and other westward trails.

The old Santa Fe Trail --The return --A tale of early days --Threshing on the prairies --The prairie fire --Queen of dreams --Zingerlee --The singer --The prairies of Kansas --The maple tree --The tramp --The Kansas song --The sister --A prayer --Love and poetry --Old monitor school house --Bellman --Daisy --Rest --The shepherd --The fishing trip --The doctor's Christmas story --Curly --A reverie --Outcast.

Comments about The Santa-Fe Trail (A Humoresque) by Vachel Lindsay Jaya Panickar (1/22/ AM) A poem that makes the reader feel the winds, hear the cars, see the landscape and know the spirit of the has been a wonderful experience reading this poem/5.

An enjoyable and rewarding account of the Sante Fe trail that covers the earliest days of Indians and their centuries old buffalo trails (briefly); the Spanish and Anglo/European Americans setting out to map and trade their way across America to stake claims and make fortunes, and on to the days of huge wagon trains and caravans owned by organised companies rolling over the plains protected by /5.

This book consists of a series of interesting anecdotes loosely related to the Old Santa Fe Trail and a large area nearby. The overall effect is an enjoyable book, but one that falls somewhat short of providing a distinct image of the Trail itself/5.

Does a great job of capturing the feel of going along the Santa Fe Trail. The illustrations are full of emotion and do a fabulous job of showing the beauty and danger of the Great Plains. Amazon states this is for 7+, and I found there were plenty of new words to challenge my seven-year-old.

This book is going on my shelf of extra special books/5(4). New York and Chicago have larger art markets but are enormous cities by comparison.

There is no mention of the influence of artists,such as Georgia O'Keefe. Perhaps this is because this book is less a history of Santa Fe itself as it is a excellent view following the Trail across Missouri and Kansas to Santa by: 6.

This book in particular is about the Santa Fe Trail and all the colorful sights and dangers along the way. What stood out to me was realizing how many people went back and forth along the trails back in the day; mainly I think of I honestly love the outdoorsy adventure feel of McCarter's books/5.

The Santa Fe Trail and Camino Real took Willard on the journey of a lifetime. This account recalls the early days of the Santa Fe Trail trade and westward American migration, when a doctor from Missouri could cross paths with mountain men, traders, Mexican clergymen, and government officials on their way to new opportunities.4/5(4).

OCLC Number: Description: 75 pages ; 20 cm: Contents: Brief history of the famous Santa Fe Trail --The Santa Fe Trail --The blind beggar of Albuquerque --Sunrise from "the Alvarado" --The lilacs of Shawmont --A jolly fellow is the western tumbleweed --The Grand Canyon of Arizona --The melodies of memories --The Harvey House chimes --Rest --She gave me two --The face in the moon --In.

Downloaded this book in Kindle format while locating Land of Enchantment: Memoirs of Marian Russell Along the Santa Fe Trail. Quick and entertaining read. Stories are presented as fact, but Library of Congress subject matter catalog says fiction/5.

Image 8 of Stories of the Old Santa Fe Trail Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year eighteen hundred and RAMSEY, MILLETT & HUDSON, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D. In the dusk, by another big Santa-Fe stone, The souls of the tall corn gathering round And the gay little souls of the grass in the ground.

Listen to the tale the cotton-wood tells. Listen to the wind-mills, singing o'er the wells. Listen to the whistling flutes without price Of myriad prophets out of paradise. Harken to the wonder. Carson, William C., Peter Becomes a Trail Man, The Story of a Boy’s Journey on the Santa Fe Trail (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, ).

In the s, twelve year old Peter takes his dog and heads west on the Santa Fe Trail to find his father, guided by “Uncle” Seth, who leads their wagon train through an Indian attack.

Stories of the Old Santa Fe Trail. By William Eleroy Curtis, but, however, with different results. Having great confidence in his ability to find a shorter route to Santa Fe, the captain left his old trail and started across the country, to avoid the circuitous valley of the river.

It was a fatal mistake, as the party found themselves. Comments about The Santa-Fe Trail (A Humoresque) by Vachel Lindsay Jaya Panickar (1/22/ AM) A poem that makes the reader feel the winds, hear the cars, see the landscape and know the spirit of the has been a wonderful experience reading this poem.

Old West Nonfiction Books Showing of 26 Wah-to-Yah and the Taos Trail: or Prairie travel and scalp dances, with a look at Los Rancheros from Muleback and. This marker is listed in a book by the DAR documenting the placement of these markers all along the Santa Fe Trail.

Ina group headed by a man from Enid, Oklahoma marking the Chisholm Trail from South Texas to Abilene, Kansas, placed a concrete marker on the south line of our property marking the "average" location of the Chisholm Trail.The Santa-Fe Trail (A Humoresque) I asked the old Negro, "What is that bird that sings so well?" He answered: "That is the Rachel-Jane." "Hasn't it another name, lark, or thrush, or the like?" "No.

Jus' Rachel-Jane." I. IN WHICH A RACING AUTO COMES FROM THE EAST This is the order of the music of the morning: First, from the far East comes.The Thrill of the Chase is available exclusively from Collected Works Bookstore () Ten percent from the sale of this book goes to a cancer patient in need of assistance.

This book is the remarkable true story of Forrest Fenn’s life and of a hidden treasure, secreted somewhere in the mountains north of Santa Fe.