Patrick Gass

Patrick Gass

The following is a list of books and articles about Patrick Gass, one of the members of the Lewis and Clark expedition, that can be found at the West Virginia State Archives Library.


Comstock, Jim. West Virginia Heritage Encyclopedia. Richwood, West Virginia, Comstock, 1976.
R 975.4003 C 739 v.9

Gass, Patrick. Journal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, by Sergeant Patrick Gass. Reprinted from the edition of 1811 with facsimiles of .... Chicago, Illinois, A. C. McClung and Company, 1904.
917.8 G251 1904.

Jacob, J. G. The Life and Times of Patrick Gass: Now Sole Survivor of the Overland Expedition to the Pacific, under Lewis and Clark, in 1804-5-6. Mansfield Centre, Connecticut, Lone Wolf Press, 2000 c.1859.
B G251.

Lewis, Meriwether. The History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, Edited by Elliott Coues. New York, Dover Publications, 1965.
917.8 L58 1965.

Vertical Newspaper Clipping File

"And Who Was Patrick Gass," WV Hillbilly, 7-11-1967.
"Lewis and Clark Expedition Celebrations Set," Wheeling Intelligencer, 7-26-2002.
"Lewis and Clark Expeditioner to be Honored," Wheeling Intelligencer, 7-10-2002.
"Lewis and Clark Expenditioner to be Honored by Foundation," Wheeling News Register, 7- 11-2002.
"Lewis-Clark Expedition's Journal Writer Lies Buried in His Adopted Brooke Co.," Wheeling News Register, 6-15-1967.
"Pennsylvania Claims Wellsburg Citizen Patrick Gass Born in this Pennsylvania House," WV Hillbilly, 10-20-1973.
"West Virginian Kept Expedition's Diary," Beckley Post Herald, 11-1-1965.
"Yesterday and Today: History of Campbell and Patrick Gass," Beckley Post Herald, 10-10- 1968.

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