Title: 1807 Patrick Gass Journal

Description: Sargeant Patrick Gass, a sargeant with the Lewis and Clark expedition, published the first journal after the return of the expedition. The Library acquired the 1807 edition in 1953 with the $35,000 purchase of 20,000 volumes, part of a private collection of Thomas Jefferson Fitzpatrick, a librarian and science professor at the University of Nebraska and a descendant of Thomas Jefferson.

Date: 1807

Item Type: Book (MVSC X 917.8 G25J 1807)

Collection: T. J. Fitzpatrick Collection (SC93)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36994

Notes: Book is located in classed stacks.

Location: SC93

Local Subject: Explorers; Gass, Patrick; Lewis and Clark Expedition

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 1807edition-72dpi

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

Rights: Reproduction (printing, downloading, or copying) of images from Kansas City Public Library requires permission and payment for the following uses, whether digital or print: publication; reproduction of multiple copies; personal, non-educational purposes; and advertising or commercial purposes. Please order prints or digital files and pay use fees through this website. All images must be properly credited to: "Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri." Images and texts may be reproduced without prior permission only for purposes of temporary, private study, scholarship, or research. Those using these images and texts assume all responsibility for questions of copyright and privacy that may arise.