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The journals of Joseph N. Nicollet: a scientist on the Mississippi headwaters

J. N. Nicollet

The journals of Joseph N. Nicollet: a scientist on the Mississippi headwaters

with notes on Indian life, 1836-37.

by J. N. Nicollet

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Published by Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi River Valley,
  • Minnesota
    • Subjects:
    • Ojibwa Indians.,
    • Mississippi River Valley -- Description and travel.,
    • Minnesota -- Description and travel.,
    • Minnesota -- History -- To 1858.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated from the French by André Fertey. Edited by Martha Coleman Bray.
      SeriesPublications of the Minnesota Historical Society, Publications of the Minnesota Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF606 .N468
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 288 p.
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5740725M
      ISBN 100873510623
      LC Control Number70632235

      Nicolet was a dedicated scientist, so fervid that he undertook his expedition of privately, without any public aid, so acute that his results greatly impressed the U.S. government. Wagner-Camp-Becker "This report contains details of Nicollet's edition to the upper Missouri with Fremont. Bray, Martha Colemen, ed. ”The Journals of Joseph N. Nicollet: A Scientist on the Mississippi Headwaters with Notes on Indian Life”. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2. McDermott, John Francis. ”Seth Eastman: Pictorial Historian of the Indian”. The Journals of Joseph N. Nicollet. A Scientist on the Mississippi Headwaters with Notes on Indian Life, St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society. Buchanan, R. A. "Industrial Archaeology: Retrospect and Prospect. Historical Archaeology: A Guide to Substantive and Theoretical Contributions, pp. Robert Schuyler, editor.


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- 'A Scientist on the Mississippi Headwaters With Notes on Indian. Table of Contents. Risjord, A Popular History of Minnesota Preface1 Of Ice and Early Man2 Explorers and Fur Traders3 From Wilderness to Statehood4 Minnesota's Two-Front Civil War5 Empires in Green: Prairies, Pine Forests, and Iron Mountains6 The Age of Reform: Grangers-Populists-Progressives7 The Birth of a Liberal Tradition, Maverick in the Mainstream, Snapshots on the.

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