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St. Joseph in 1859 had the bustling appearance of a great fair, with excited travelers preparing to make the plains journey in pra ...
The chuck wagon carries the food and utensils for the range kitchen. Man-at-the-pot is the first buckaroo to pick up the coffee po ...
Their empty victual-wagons up the street
Over the bridge dreadfully sound and sway;
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My father and mother in 1817 were forty-nine days on the road with their emigrant wagons [from Vermont] to Ohio. More than two day ...
We joined long wagon trains moving south; we met hundreds of wagons going north; the roads east and west were crawling lines of fa ...
Too slow, the wagons of years,
The oxen of days--too glum.
Our god is the god of speed,
Our heart--our battle-drum.
Looks like we got a trial ahead of us. But it's not the first time. We've had to go it alone before, and we'll have to go it alone ...
We're not a big party, son. We're just a handful of people sent out to mark the trail and prepare the ground for those who are gon ...
...deep down, deeper than everyday gets me, I am still one of them and will be till I die. In my heart and soul I belong to the lo ...
A village seems thus, where its able-bodied men are all plowing the ocean together, as a common field. In North Truro the women an ...
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