Ox-team days on the Oregon Trail

Title Ox-team days on the Oregon Trail, by Ezra Meeker. Rev. and ed. by Howard R. Driggs ... illustrated with drawings by F.N. Wilson and with photographs
Author Meeker, Ezra, 1830-1928
Contents Follow a young pioneer family as they set out to build a new life in the Pacific Northwest. Also follow author Ezra Meeker as he retraces the trail many years later to memorialize the Oregon Trail and the pioneers who lived and died on it.
Publication Information Yonkers-on-Hudson, N.Y.: World Book Co., 1922
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  • Cover - DJVU | PDF
  • Photo of Ezra Meeker - DJVU | PDF
  • Title page - DJVU | PDF
  • An introduction to the author - DJVU | PDF
  • Contents - DJVU | PDF
  • The world's greatest trail - written and signed by Ezra Meeker - DJVU | PDF
  • Part One - from Ohio to the coast - DJVU | PDF
  • Map - "North America in 1830" - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter One - back to beginnings - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Two - boyhood days in old Indiana - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Three - leaving the home nest for Iowa - DJVU | PDF
  • Map - "North America in 1850" - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Four - taking the trail for Oregon - DJVU | PDF
  • Map showing main trails west of the Missouri before the railroads were built - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Five - the westward rush - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Six - the pioneer army of the plains - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Seven - Indians and buffaloes on the plains - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Eight - trailing through the mountain land - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Nine - reaching the end of the trail - DJVU | PDF
  • Part Two - settling in the northwest country - DJVU | PDF
  • Map showing the region in which Ezra Meeker settled in 1852 - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Ten - getting a new start in the new land - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Eleven - hunting for another home site - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twelve - cruising about on Puget Sound - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Thirteen - moving from the Columbia to Puget Sound - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Fourteen - messages and messengers - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Fifteen - blazing the way through Natchess Pass - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Sixteen - climbing the Cascade Mountains - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Seventeen - finding my people - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Eighteen - Indian war days - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Nineteen - the stampede for the gold diggings - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty - making a permanent home in the wilds - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-one - finding and losing a fortune - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-two - trying for a fortune in Alaska - DJVU | PDF
  • Part Three - retracing the old Oregon Trail - DJVU | PDF
  • Map showing the route Ezra Meeker traveled by ox-team in 1906 and the route of the Lincoln Highway - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-three - a plan for a memorial to the pioneers - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-four - on the Overland Trail again - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-five - trailing on to the South Pass - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-six - reviving old memories of the trail - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-seven - a bit of bad luck - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-eight - driving on to the capital - DJVU | PDF
  • Chapter Twenty-nine - the end of the long trail - DJVU | PDF
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