For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of Across the Plains

Across the Plains


  1. "Across the Plains" is a 1911 American western directed by Broncho Billy Anderson and Thomas H. Ince and starring Anderson. The film's plot has Jennie Lee and her father heading to California in a prairie schooner. Jennie Lee's father becomes intoxicated before Indians attack them for trespassing on the land. Unable to convince her father to get in the carriage, Jennie Lee flees and races the Indians and is lead to a deserted shack by a cowboy as his partner heads off for aid. The two are saved as the ranchmen return and disperse the Indians. The film was not released with a cast of credits as typical of its production era. The production took place on the Miller Brothers 101 Ranch and released under Essanay's license. The completed film was approximately 990 feet in length and was met with mixed reviews. The film's status is unknown, but likely lost.
  2. "Across the Plains" is a 1910 American western film directed by Francis Boggs. It is a silent Western short starring Hobart Bosworth.
  3. "Across the Plains" is a 1928 western film directed by Robert J. Horner and starring Ted Wells. It is a silent Western.
  4. "Across the Plains" is a 1939 American Western film directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet and starring Addison Randall, Frank Yaconelli, and Joyce Bryant. Written by Robert Emmett Tansey, the film is about two brothers who are separated when they are young and who meet again as adults, one good and one bad.


  1. "Across the Plains" is an award-winning musical album of Little Miss Higgins.
    • released on (5 years ago)
    • award:
  2. "Across the Plains" is a composition.
  3. "Across the Plains" is a composition.


Across the Plains is the middle section of Robert Louis Stevenson's three-part travel memoir which began with The Amateur Emigrant and ended with The Silverado Squatters.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Across the Plains

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Great Plains (2004)

by David J. Wishart

The daily temperature range across the Plains generally increases to the north and west, away from the moderating influence of the Gulf of Mexico. During July, the mean daily temperature range across the Plains is approximately 30°F, while ...

Google previewImperialism and Expansionism in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection [4 volumes] (2015)

A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Chris J. Magoc

As they trekked across the Plains, they used resources Native peoples relied on and disrupted the game. In 1851, in an attempt to stem both intertribal conflict and conflict between the tribes and emigrants, government agents assembled the ...

Google previewEthnic Groups of the Americas: An Encyclopedia (2013)

An Encyclopedia by James B. Minahan

The Crows adopted the horse around 1740 and moved west across the plains in search of game, bison, and more horses. The Crows settled in the Val— ley of the Yellowstone River and its tribu— taries on the northern plains in present—day ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Psychoactive Substances (1999)

by Richard Rudgley

across the Plains of North America that by 1906 there was a loose inter-cultural network of peyote-using native peoples known as ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tennessee (2000)

by Nancy Capace

be heard far across the Plains. Houston was presiding in the convention in Washington at the Brazos River when the last message ever sent by Col. Travis from the Alamo was received there. The message detailed the desperate condition of ...

Google previewA Biographical Dictionary of Silent Film Western Actors and Actresses (2002)

by George A. Katchmer

Theodore Lovek Across the Plains (¡9¡0) Hobart Bosworth, Tom Santschi Across the Plains (¡9¡¡) Myers Across the Plains (¡928) William ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1917)

by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams

across the plains, very remarkable steplike rises occur. These escarpments form the eastern boundaries of the two higher prairie plateaus, and the most eastern of them overlooks the lowest prairie level, or that of the Red River valley.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (2009)

by Elin Woodger, Brandon Toropov

In 1739 the Frenchmen Pierre and Paul Mallet journeyed from the Missouri River across the plains to Santa Fe. The following year they descended the Canadian River through the Texas Panhandle to the Arkansas and Mississippi Rivers.

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Across the Plains

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Across the Plains

Click on an item to view that photo:

Across the Plains


What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Across the Plains!

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Across the Plains to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary