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1. Fort Bridger, Wyoming: A Brief History Fort Bridger, Wyoming: A Brief History 1931 Book about the history of Fort Bridger, in Wyoming, during its use on the Oregon and Mormon Trails, etc., from 1843 to 1890, and its preservation in 1929, with several illustrations, photos, and map.

2. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger June 20, 1905 Photo and entry about James Bridger, or Jim Bridger (1804-1881), "[m]ountain man, fur trader, and guide" of Westport and a native of Virginia.

3. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger 1947 Copies of two paintings of Jim Bridger wearing armor on horseback in 1837 in the Far West, "the only approximation of one [a portrait] before Bridger's old age," by Alfred Jacob Miller.

4. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger May 21, 1905 Photo and chapter of the book about Jim Bridger (1804-1881), "guide, mountaineer, trapper, and Indian fighter," buried in Kansas City. Illustration of his "home in Kansas City, Missouri" by "C. M. Ismert,...

5. Jim Bridger Jim Bridger June 7, 1905 Biography of James Bridger, or Jim Bridger (1804-1881), "frontiersman," born in Richmond, Virginia. Beginning as a boy he explored the West including the Rocky Mountains. He lived intermittently at a farmhouse...

6. The Autobiography of a Mountain Man 1805-1889 The Autobiography of a Mountain Man 1805-1889 1948, 2007 (Reprint Edition) Brief autobiography by Stephen Hall Meek written before his death in either 1884 or 1889. An introduction and notes have been included with the 2007 edition. Meek writes that he was born in Virginia in...

7. The Yellowstone National Park Historical and Descriptive The Yellowstone National Park Historical and Descriptive 1897 Chapter and appendix of the book about the life of Jim Bridger, the discoverer of the later Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, first observed by him in the early 1840s and known about by him as early...