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61. National Old Trails Road National Old Trails Road 1916 Map includes 11 roads or trails that spanned the United States. Key cities on trails are indicated.

62. Old Men's Association Meeting Minutes, April 13, 1908 Old Men's Association Meeting Minutes, April 13, 1908 April 13, 1908 Minutes which recorded the visit by Ezra Meeker of Oregon Trail fame to the monthly meeting in April, 1908.

63. Old Oregon Trail Old Oregon Trail 1959 Map includes historical sketches and information about the Oregon Trail.

64. Old Oregon Trail Old Oregon Trail August 20, 1923 Old Oregon Trail ruts in solid rock near Splitrock, Wyoming.

65. Old West's Beauty Stimulated Art Old West's Beauty Stimulated Art December/28/1973 Photos, illustrations, and biographical article about William Henry Jackson (1843-1942), "famous in American history as 'Picture Maker of the Old West,'" becoming "one of the country's first free-lance...

66. Oregon California Trail Places of Origin Oregon California Trail Places of Origin 1979 Chapter mentions the various "jumping off" spots for trail emigrants, especially the Oregon/California Trail. It includes areas as Independence, Westport, Westport Landing, Saint Joseph, Council Bluffs,...

67. Oregon Trail Oregon Trail circa 2006 Framed (26.5 in. x 17.5 in.) and matted giclée print "The Oregon Trail; The Highway of the Pioneers to the Pacific Northwest." The print is a reproduction from a map in the MVSC map collection by W. F....

68. Oregon Trail Oregon Trail Photos, illustrations, maps, and information on the Oregon Trail starting in the 1840s from Independence to Oregon Territory and becoming part of the National Trails System in the late 1900s.

69. Oregon Trail Endangered Oregon Trail Endangered July 2011 Author travels the Oregon Trail route and lists 10 endangered places on the trail: #1) South Pass; #2 Rocky Ridge; #3 Ladd Hill; #4 Sublette Cutoff and Lander Road; #5 Iowa and Sac & Fox Mission and Trail...

70. Oregon Trail Memorial Association Oregon Trail Memorial Association 1960 Framed (11.5 in. x 15.5 in.) award certificate which reads: "In Recognition of Distinguished Help and Service to the Cause of Preserving Our Western Trails and the Traditions of Our American Pioneers,...

71. Overland Trails Overland Trails 2005 Map depicts overland commerce and emigrant trails west of the Mississippi River. Includes Oregon, California, Mormon Pioneer, Lewis & Clark, Pony Express, Santa Fe, Old Spanish, Juan Bautista de Anza,...

72. Pappan's Ferry and the Oregon-California Trail Pappan's Ferry and the Oregon-California Trail Spring//2001 Illustrations, maps, and article about the Pappan's Ferry, a ferry on the Kansas River at Topeka, Kansas established by Joseph Pappan (a French fur trader from Saint Louis) in 1842 originally for "the...

73. Pony Express Station Pony Express Station August 21, 1923 Pony Express Station at Fort Bridger

74. Priests of Pallas, Oxen Team Priests of Pallas, Oxen Team October 5, 1910 Postcard of Oxen Team in Motion at the 1910 Priests of Pallas Parade

75. Recollections and Opinions of an Old Pioneer: Chapter III. Recollections and Opinions of an Old Pioneer: Chapter III. March 1, 1904 A description of the journey of Peter H. Burnett and his wife and six children from Weston, Platte County, Missouri to Oregon. They left Weston on May 8, 1843 and followed a route passing through Fort...

76. Reminiscences of William Darnell Reminiscences of William Darnell 1928 Photos, interviews, and biographical article about William Darnell, an early settler arriving in Kansas Territory in 1855 from Illinois. Descriptions of the Santa Fe Trail, Oregon Trail, Civil War, and...

77. Ruins of Old Fort Bridger Ruins of Old Fort Bridger August 21, 1923 Ezra Meeker at old Fort Bridger.

78. Ruins of Old Fort Bridger Ruins of Old Fort Bridger August 21, 1923 The stone wall was built by the Mormons.

79. Sailor on Horseback: Selim Woodworth Crosses the Plains, 1846 Sailor on Horseback: Selim Woodworth Crosses the Plains, 1846 Spring 2008 Article contains a series of three reprints published in 1846 and 1847 in the New York "Home Journal" newspaper. They contain a series of letters written by Selim E. Woodworth, son of poet and playwright...

80. Salt Desert Was Dreadful Challenge to John Bidwell in Pioneer Trek West Salt Desert Was Dreadful Challenge to John Bidwell in Pioneer Trek West August/17/1954 File containing an article with map, illustration, and description of the 1841 journey of John Bidwell from Westport to California, "the first emigrant train to the Far West." Caravan made up of 64 emigrants...