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Collector's Choice: Old Gabe of Her Majesty's English Life Guards
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TitleCollector's Choice: Old Gabe of Her Majesty's English Life Guards
AbstractStory about a practical joke played at an 1837 meeting of trappers and guides in the Rocky Mountains, involving "Jim Bridger, nicknamed 'Old Gabe,'" donning a suit of armor, with a copy of a sketch from life by artist Alfred Jacob Miller.
AuthorMildred Goosman
DateNovember//1969
SourceAmerican West
LocationPeriodical
Volume6
Number6
Page14-15
Local SubjectBridger, Jim
Explorers
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID107704
CONTENTdm number14963
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