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The American fur trade of the far west

Chittenden, Hiram Martin

The American fur trade of the far west

a history of pioneer trading posts and early fur companies of the Missouri Valley and Rocky mountains and of the overland commerce with Santa Fé

by Chittenden, Hiram Martin

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Published by Press of the Pioneer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fur trade -- West (U.S.) -- History,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel,
  • West (U.S.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Map in pocket of Vol. 2.

    Statementwith introduction and notes by Stallo Vinton and sketch of the author by Dr. Edmond S. Meany.
    ContributionsVinton, Stallo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 vol. port.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14835041M


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