University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Owens (E.B.) Journal, 1850



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Owens, E.B.
Title: Owens (E.B.) Journal
Dates: 1850
Abstract: The E.B. Owens Journal, 1850, consists of day-to-day events as Owens moves from Arkansas to California. Owens’s accounts include geography, flora, fauna, Native American groups and accounts of deaths along the way.
Accession No.: 2010-292
Extent: 1/4 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

E.B. Owens, a native of Drew County, Arkansas, travelled from Arkansas to California from 1850-1851.


Scope and Contents

The E.B. Owens Journal, 1850, consists of day-to-day events as Owens moves from Arkansas to California. Owens’s accounts include geography, flora, fauna, Native American groups and accounts of deaths along the way.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Owens, E.B.--Archives
Subjects
Travel--19th century.
Places
California--History--1846-1850
Drew County (Ark.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Owens (E.B.) Journal, 1850, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, November 2010.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/A74d E.B. Owens Journal 1850