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Voices from the Oregon Trail

Kay Winters

Voices from the Oregon Trail

  • 287 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Pioneers,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Poetry,
  • Novels in verse,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day
    ContributionsDay, Larry, 1956- illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF597 .W795 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26918617M
    ISBN 100803737750
    ISBN 109780803737754
    LC Control Number2013000034
    OCLC/WorldCa825403796

    The Oregon Trail wound its way from Missouri across the plains and mountains to the Oregon Country. Between and many wagon trains of emigrants followed the Trail to new homes in the Pacific Northwest. Many journals and accounts of life on the Trail talk about music and dancing, as well as the terrain and the hardships. The Oregon Desert Trail is an extremely challenging route for hikers, both physically and logistically. Travelers on the ODT need to be aware of the remoteness, lack of cell communication and environmental hazards. There are several potentially dry stretches with no reliable water, and water caching ahead of time is necessary. Thru-hiking the entire trail [ ].


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Voices from the Oregon Trail by Kay Winters Download PDF EPUB FB2

Out of 5 stars Voices from the Oregon Trail is an excellent book to use in the classroom. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Kay Winters’ Voices from the Oregon Trail vividly captures the pioneer spirit that is so much a part of our national psyche/5(10).

Voices from the Oregon Trail is a fictional diary of sorts. Each page is another persons story of their experience on the Oregon Trail. There are perspectives from mothers, daughters, sons, cowboys, ranchers, Indians, ect.

Its an interesting historical-fiction that is filled with adventure and interesting illustrations/5. Her latest book, Voices from the Oregon Trail (Dial Books for Young Readers, Illustrated by Larry Day) introduces young readers to the daily struggles of traveling along the Oregon Trail in After doing extensive research and visiting notable landmarks, Kay skillfully recreated a cross-section of fictionalized stories of people who /5(9).

This powerful book narrates the lives and evokes the voices of the women who traveled the 2,mile trail to Oregon years ago. The author then retraces the trail as it is today, showing where to find markers, signposts, landmarks and historical sites/5. Get this from a library. Voices from the Oregon Trail.

[Kay Winters; Larry Day] -- "An account of several families and individuals making the long and often dangerous trek across the United States from Missouri to the West Coast in the s" Voices From the Oregon Trail. Chankoowashtay, a Sioux brave; and more.

Like its acclaimed predecessor Colonial Voices, this book showcases a thrilling—and often dangerous—time in our history. Richly detailed illustrations bring the story of the great Westward Expansion to vivid life. Ages: Author's Note: My husband Earl and I traveled the Oregon Trail by car for 18 days, visiting museums, trail centers, were so moved by the experience.

What courage, what spirit, what determination these men, women, and children possessed to. The book traces the experiences and perspectives of the women who followed the 2,mile trail to Oregon years ago, narrated in their stories, diaries, songs and : Tammy Malgesini.

Once back home, bird eggs hatch into extinct passenger pigeons, in grandmother’s room, of course. This picture book is a bit denser than most, so I recommend it for older kids, in the 7–8 year old range.

Louise Erdrich is an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa : Margaret Kingsbury. Francis Parkman, Jr. () was an American historian, best known as author of The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life and his monumental seven-volume France and England in North America.

These works are still valued as historical sources and as literature/5(41). Women's Voices from the Oregon Trail by Susan G. Butruille 25th Anniversary Edition with a New Afterword, Includes Revised Guide to Women's History Along the Oregon Trail The lives and struggles of the women who followed the 2,mile trail to Oregon years ago narrated in Voices from the Oregon Trail book stories, diaries, songs, and recipes.

A series of illustrated fictional monologues introduces the history of the Oregon Trail. It’s a good idea, and the beginning is great: Readers meet year-old Carl Hawks, who is helping his father lead a wagon train from Independence, Mo., to Oregon City.

Product Information "Theirs was America's single largest voluntary, historical migration. From the late s to the mids, nearly half a million ordinary folk left farms and families, friends, and all that was familiar to turn their faces west, to Oregon, California, the valley of the Great Salt Lake, and the gold fields of Montana.

Voices from the Oregon Trail by Kay Winters. Synopsis. Learn about the courageous Americans who journeyed on the Oregon Trail in this picture book perfect for the Common Core It’sand brave families band together in covered wagons to head west. Each spread introduces a different speaker to tell his or her part of the story: there’s Author: Kay Winters.

Resources cited describe life on the trail, and include books, magazine and newspaper articles, government documents, maps, and manuscript collections.

Hunsaker, Joyce Badgley. Seeing the Elephant: Voices from the Oregon Trail. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, Palmer, Joel. Journal of Travels Over the Oregon Trail in Portland.

Read the full-text online edition of Seeing the Elephant: The Many Voices of the Oregon Trail (). In the forty short years covered by this book, the Oregon Trail left its indelible mark upon the American spirit as surely as it rutted the land over which it crossed.

Oregon Trail Glossary List of Oregon Trail related words. Bibliography Oregon Trail history resources, including videos. Bibliography of Children’s Books Age appropriate books for elementary children. Oregon Trail Resources List of state and federal agencies and organizations that distribute literature on the Oregon Trail in their areas.

Learn about the courageous Americans who journeyed on the Oregon Trail in this picture book perfect for the Common CoreIt’sand brave families band together in covered wagons to head west. Each spread introduces a different speaker to tell his or her part of the story: there’s Carl Hawks, son of the wagon train leader; Louisa Bailey, the newlywed; Chankoowashtay, a Sioux brave; and more.

>Action & Adventure Books for Children. ISBN: ISBN Voices from the Oregon Trail. The Oregon Trail follows a modern covered-wagon trip he took with his brother across the entire 2, miles of the trail in the summer ofcharting more or less the same path that sent some Author: Jeffrey Bloomer.

The many layers in “The Oregon Trail” are linked by Mr. Buck’s voice, which is alert and unpretentious in a manner that put me in mind of Bill Bryson’s comic tone in “A Walk in the Woods. The Oregon Trail. 25K likes. The Oregon Trail Brand's Official Facebook Page.

Join us on the trail!Followers: 24K. Buy The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey by Buck, Rinker (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(1K).

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In Women’s Voices from the Oregon Trail, Susan Butruille artfully narrates the lives and struggles of the women who followed the 2,mile trail to Oregon years twenty-fifth anniversary edition not only retraces the women’s journeys, but also brings their narratives to life in diary, song, history, poetry, quilts, and recipes.

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Download our mobile app now. Today, amazingly, the trail is all but forgotten. Rinker Buck is no stranger to grand adventures. His first travel narrative, Flight of Passage, was hailed by The New Yorker as “a funny, cocky gem of a book,” and with The Oregon Trail he brings the most important route in American history back to glorious and vibrant : Rinker Buck.

About Voices from the Underground Railroad. From the creators of Voices from the Oregon Trail and Colonial Voices, an unflinching story of two young runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad, told in their voices and those who helped and hindered them It’s the s and enslaved siblings Jeb and Mattie are about the make a break for freedom.

The pair travel north from Maryland to New. A crazy whim of a trip on a covered wagon turns into an inspired exploration of American identity. Journalist Buck (Shane Comes Home,etc.) chronicles his summerlong journey across the “Great American Desert” in a covered wagon, an arduous, astonishing journey that traced the same exodus of more thanpioneers across the Oregon Trail in the 15 years before the Civil : Rinker Buck.

North 6th Street Montpelier, Idaho () Phone and Fax Open: Monday - Friday 10 am - 6 pm/Saturday 10am - 2 pm. The Oregon Trail attains its considerable narrative power by interweaving pioneer history with Rinker-and-Nick-and-mules interpersonal strife with poignant memories of the author's father, who.

Settlers didn’t exactly register anywhere when they set out, so estimates vary fromtobetween andaccording to Susan G. Butruille’s Women’s Voices From the Oregon Trail.

That’s a lot fewer than the estimated million people who’ve played some version of The Oregon Trail game at least once in their lives. Today, amazingly, the trail is all but forgotten.

Rinker Buck is no stranger to grand adventures. His first travel narrative, Flight of Passage, was hailed by The New Yorker as “a funny, cocky gem of a book,” and with The Oregon Trail he brings the most important route in American history back to.

In this companion to Colonial Voices and Voices from the Oregon Trail, Jeb and Mattie, two enslaved siblings in Maryland, are determined not to be “sold South” as their mother was.“Ain. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Women's Voices From The Oregon Trail by Susan G Butruille at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Spanning two thousand miles and traversing six states from Missouri to the Pacific coast, the Oregon Trail is the route that made America.

In the fifteen years before the Civil War, whenpioneers used the trail to emigrate West - scholars still regard this as the largest land migration in history - it united the coasts, doubled the size of the country, and laid the groundwork for the.

The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey is a non-fiction book by Rinker Buck, author of Flight of Passage (Hyperion Books, ). The Oregon Trail is an account of Buck's epic journey along the Oregon Trail in a covered was published by Simon & Schuster and is available in hardcover, audio book and eBook.

Praise. George Howe Colt "Part Laura Ingalls Wilder, part Jack Author: Rinker Buck. "From the creators of Voices from the Oregon Trail and Colonial Voices, an unflinching story of two young runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad, told in their voices and those who helped and hindered them It's the s and enslaved siblings Jeb and Mattie are about the make a break for freedom.

The pair travel north from Maryland to New Bedford, Massachusetts along the Underground. Choose an age-appropriate book that features a journey, like Wagon Train Adventures or Voices from the Oregon Trail, and read it. For additional book choices, see Boo ks Featuring Journeys for suggestions or Google Lit Trips, a website that combines books with Google Earth.

Before reading the selected book, discuss with the child any knowledge.Get this from a library! Women's voices from the Oregon Trail: the times that tried women's souls, and a guide to women's history along the Oregon Trail. [Susan G Butruille] -- Tracing the trail and tracking down and writing about places of interest about women: landmarks, statues, signposts, markers, gravestones.

The best travel memoirs tell three stories at once — about the author, the trip itself and the territory being traveled. In The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey (**** out of four), Rinker Author: Ray Locker.