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Thousands of wagon loads of pure saleratus and pearlash could be got here.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51|E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
I might also mention several other additions, which, like saleratus, it is becoming fashionable to make.
Some housekeepers soak ripe peas over night, in water in which they have dissolved a little saleratus.
The water, in many of the springs, is sufficiently strong to raise bread, equally as well as saleratus or yeast.Early Western Travels 1748-1846, Volume XXX|Joel Palmer
Some trains were without fruit, and most of them depended upon saleratus for raising their bread.Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail|Ezra Meeker