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James Baird, Early Santa Fe Trader
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TitleJames Baird, Early Santa Fe Trader
AbstractBiographical article about James Baird (1767-1826), an early and rarely documented Santa Fe trader. Native of Pennsylvania moving to Saint Louis, Missouri in 1810 as a blacksmith before traveling to Santa Fe, Mexico in 1812 with Robert McKnight and Samuel Chambers, imprisoned there until 1820. List of their provisions and credit to Zebulon Pike as a model included.
AuthorFrank B. Golley
Dana O. Jensen
SourceMissouri Historical Society Bulletin
Local SubjectBaird, James
Santa Fe Trail
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID123497
CONTENTdm number19023
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