Jane, A Woman's Determination and the Wild-West Frontier

eBook (PDF), 278 Pages
This item has not been rated yet
Price: Free
This is the true story of Jane McKechnie Walton who emigrated from Scotland in 1850 as a child, sailing with her widowed mother across the Atlantic Ocean. At sea she faced treachery, hurricanes and watery burials. She joined the Thomas Howell Wagon Train Company that was headed west. As a pioneer, she walked, mostly barefooted, across the American plains. Married Charles E. Walton and conquered the famous Hole-in-the-Rock Expedition where pioneers lowered their wagons 2,000 feet down sheer cliffs, a feat still considered the most difficult in all the pioneering era. Jane and her husband went on to homestead in the Four Corners area of Utah, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico. There, they dealt with murderous Indians, forsaken outlaws and the punishing elements of nature. Jane’s surprising friendship with a murderous Paiute Indian named Chief Posey and their destined confrontation with the outlaw Tom Roach bring her life and this story to an surprising finish.
Available in PDF Format

Ratings & Reviews

Log in to review this item
There are no reviews for the current version of this product
There are no reviews for previous versions of this product

Product Details

IQ Design, Inc.
September 28, 2011
File Format
File Size
120.61 MB
Product ID

Formats for this Ebook

Required Software Any PDF Reader, Apple Preview
Supported Devices Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch... (See More)
# of Devices Unlimited
Flowing Text / Pages Pages
Printable? Yes
Report This Content to Lulu >

Moderation of Questionable Content

Thank you for your interest in helping us moderate questionable content on Lulu. If you need assistance with an order or the publishing process, please contact our support team directly.

How does this content violate the Lulu Membership Agreement?


Listed In