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The Resource The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West : biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor, under the editorial supervision of LeRoy R. Hafen

The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West : biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor, under the editorial supervision of LeRoy R. Hafen

Label
The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West : biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor
Title
The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West
Title remainder
biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor
Statement of responsibility
under the editorial supervision of LeRoy R. Hafen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume includes: John D. Albert, Charles Bent, Thomas Biggs, Francis Ziba Branch, Calvin T. Briggs, Lewis T. Burton, John Pierre Cabanne, Moses Carson, Jacques Clamorgan, Auguste Clermont (August Claymore), William Craig, John Day, Jacques D'Eglise, Warren Angus Ferris, Johnson Gardner, Hugh Glenn, Antoine Godin, Miles Morris Goodyear, Mathew Kinkead, James Kipp, Lancaster P. Lupton, Kenneth McKenzie, Stephen Hall Meek, David Dawson MItchell, Antonio Montero, Albert Pike, William Pope, Nathaniel Pryor, Nathaniel Miguel Pryor, John Baptiste Richard, Osborne Russell, Isaac Sparks, Louis Vasquez, Walkara, Ute Chief, William Wolfskill, John Work, Ewing Young
Cataloging source
DPL
Dewey number
978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
F592
LC item number
.H2 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West : biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor, under the editorial supervision of LeRoy R. Hafen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Second printing with new preface"--Title page verso
  • "Facsimile edition of Hafen's original Mountain Men series"--Page [8]
  • Originally published Glendale, Calif. : A.H. Clark Co., 1965-1972
  • Map on lining pages
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the fur trade of the far west -- 1. Background: furs and frontiers -- 2. Fur trade advance on the upper Missouri and in Oregon -- 3. Trade ventures in the southwest -- 4. Ashley entersthe mountains: the rendezvous of 1825 and 1826 -- 5. Smith, Jackson, and Sublette, 1826-1830 -- 6. Rivals in the rockies, 1830-1833 -- 7. The passing of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, 1833-1836 -- 8. End of the rendezvous: decline of the fur trade
Control code
44813481
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
volumes
Isbn
9780870620201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1, v1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)44813481
Label
The mountain men and the fur trade of the far West : biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor, under the editorial supervision of LeRoy R. Hafen
Publication
Note
  • "Second printing with new preface"--Title page verso
  • "Facsimile edition of Hafen's original Mountain Men series"--Page [8]
  • Originally published Glendale, Calif. : A.H. Clark Co., 1965-1972
  • Map on lining pages
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the fur trade of the far west -- 1. Background: furs and frontiers -- 2. Fur trade advance on the upper Missouri and in Oregon -- 3. Trade ventures in the southwest -- 4. Ashley entersthe mountains: the rendezvous of 1825 and 1826 -- 5. Smith, Jackson, and Sublette, 1826-1830 -- 6. Rivals in the rockies, 1830-1833 -- 7. The passing of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, 1833-1836 -- 8. End of the rendezvous: decline of the fur trade
Control code
44813481
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
volumes
Isbn
9780870620201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1, v1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)44813481

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