Conestoga six-horse bell teams of eastern Pennsylvania.
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Published by The Ebbert & Richardson co. in Cincinnati .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Wagons.,
  • Transportation -- United States -- History.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE213.P4 O5 1930a
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20072484M

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View Categories / Pennsylvania. Sort Showing of 2 Showing of 2. Conestoga Six-Horse Bell Teams of Eastern Pennsylvania, By: Omwake, John. Price: $ Publisher: Ebbert and Richardson: the front and rear boards and some of the advertising pages at the rear of the book have been used for the previous owner's. The Conestoga Six-Horse Bell Teams of Eastern Pennsylvania. [Second, Expanded Edition] A study of the origin, history, and accoutrements of the iconic American wagon—the Conestoga wagon. OMWAKE,JOHN, The Conestoga Six-Horse Bell Teams of Eastern Pennsylvania. ° • Organic Syntheses: an Annual Publication of Satisfactory Methods for the Preparation of Chemicals. Volumes o. Five volumes. o. Travelers in Pennsylvania were fascinated by the traffic. On her first trip on the Lancaster Turnpike in May , Sister Catherine Fritsch from Bethlehem marveled at "ten wagons at a wayside mill [waiting] to be loaded with flour for the city" and wagons queued three and four deep, waiting to pay their tolls.

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