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1. David Crow David Crow May 21, 1905 Chapter of the book about David Crow, a mountain man staying in the Rocky Mountains for years after entering the area in 1821 with General Ashley, described as an excellent hunter and good trapper, encountering...

2. Don Benito Vasquez in Early Saint Louis Don Benito Vasquez in Early Saint Louis July//1970 Biographical article about Don Benito Vasquez (1738-1810), an early Spanish settler of Saint Louis, Missouri. Native of Spain emigrating to Saint Louis in 1869 as a soldier under Lieutenant Pedro Piernas...

3. Jules DeMun Jules DeMun 1997 Biographical chapter about Jules DeMun (1782-1843), an early explorer and fur trader of the American Southwest and of the site of Kansas City. He was a native of Haiti and "nobleman by birth" coming to...

4. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West 1972 Portrait and chapter of the book about Pierre Chouteau, Jr. (1789-1865), "the second son of Pierre Chouteau and the grandson of the founder of St. Louis, Pierre Laclede Liguest," involved in the fur trade...

5. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West 1968 Chapter of the book about Maurice LeDuc, Jr. (~1808-1880), "in his way, the last of the Mountain Men," a entering Taos, New Mexico by about 1825. Description of Maurice Jr.'s father, a fellow trapper in...

6. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West 1972 Portrait and chapter of the book about John Sanford (1806-1857), a fur trader, Indian agent, and temporary owner "of a famous slave named Dred Scott." Native of Virginia moving to Saint Louis in 1825 with...

7. Valentine Herring Valentine Herring May 25, 1905 Chapter of the book about Valentine Johnson Herring, or Valentine Herring (1812~1883), "universally known as 'Old Rube,'" a fur trapper born in Illinois who was in the Rocky Mountains by 1833 with William...