A Confederate in the Colorado Gold Fields Edited With an Introduction by Donald J. Berthrong and Odessa Davenport

A Confederate in the Colorado Gold Fields Edited With an Introduction by Donald J. Berthrong and Odessa Davenport

By: Conner, Daniel Ellis

Price: $19.00


186 pages, maps, illustrations, review copy with card laid in, minor wear to jacket. "Conner went to the goldfields in 1859, and was there when the war broke out. He remained near Pueblo with a band of Revel sympathizers and tried to wrest control of the Southwest from the Union. Connor wrote his narrative after the war." Rittenhouse 126, "He journeyed over the SFT to Bent's Fort and on to Colorado in 1859. His account of the trail contains superior accounts of landscapes, Indians, and camp life on the trail."

Title: A Confederate in the Colorado Gold Fields Edited With an Introduction by Donald J. Berthrong and Odessa Davenport

Author: Conner, Daniel Ellis

Categories: Travel & Exploration, Civil War,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1970

ISBN: 0806108916

ISBN 13: 9780806108919

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good -

Product Type: Book

Seller ID: 014295

Keywords: Mining, goldfields, Civil War, overland travel, Santa Fe Trail, Bents Fort, Indians