James F. Wilkins Overland Trail Drawings, 1849

Summary Information

Title: James F. Wilkins Overland Trail Drawings
Inclusive Dates: 1849

  • Wilkins, James F.
Call Number: PH 374 (5)

Quantity: 50 drawings (4 flat boxes)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Drawings made by James F. Wilkins during his 1849 trip along the Overland Trail. The drawings, which document his journey from Weston, Missouri, to Steamboat Springs, Colorado, include views of Fort Leavenworth, Fort Kearny, Chimney Rock, the Black Hills, Independence Rock, and Cathedral Rock.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-ph00374
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