Notes

Notes
1
George Rogers Taylor, The Turner Thesis (Boston, 1956), p. 2.
2
George F. Ruxton, Life in the Far West (London, 1849), passim.
3
Hiram Martin Chittenden, The American Fur Trade in the Far West (New York, 1936), II, p. 816.
4
Oscar Lewis, The Autobiography of the West (New York, 1958), p. 78.
5
Chittenden, op. cit., II, p. 823.
6
Warren A. Ferris, Life in the Rocky Mountains (Denver, 1940), I, p. 42.
7
Reuben Gold Thwaites, ed., Commerce of the Prairies (Cleveland, 1905), XX, p. 271
8
Elliott Coues, The Manuscript Journals of Alexander Henry and David Thompson (New York, 1897), I, p. 446.
9
Archer Butler Hulbert, The Forty Niners (Boston, 1932), p. 103.
10
Reuben Gold Thwaites, ed., Wyettfs Oregon and Townsend's Narrative (Cleveland, 1905), XXI, p. 170.
11
Randolph B. Marcy, The Prairie Traveler (New York, 1859), p. 237.
12
Annie Heloise Abel, Chardon's Journal at Fort Clark (Pierre, S. Dak., 1932), p. 188.
13
Josiah Gregg, The Commerce of the Prairies (Norman, Okla., 1954), p. 369.
14
Archer B. Hulbert, The Call of the Columbia (Colorado Springs, 1934), p. 192.
15
Marcy, op. cit., p. 33.
16
Richard Irving Dodge, Our Wild Indians (Hartford, 1882), p. 276.
17
Stanley Vestal, The Old Santa Fe Trail (Boston, 1939), p. 107.
18
Marcy, op. cit., p. 155.
19
Lewis H. Garrard, Wah-to-Yah and the Taos Trail (Oklahoma City, 1927), p. 24.
20
Reuben Gold Thwaites, ed., Farnham's Travels in the Great Western Prairies (Cleveland, 1906), XXVIII, p. 202.
21
Garrard, op. cit., p. 24.
22
George F. Ruxton, Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains (New York, 1848), p.255.
23
Chittenden, op. cit., II, p. 820.
24
Elliott Coues, Forty Years a Fur Trader: The Personal Narrative of Charles Larpenteur (New York, 1898), p. 266.
25
David H. Coyner, The Lost Trappers (New York, 1847), p. 134.
26
Maurice S. Sullivan, The Travels of Jedediah Smith (Santa Ana, Calif., 1934), p. 98.
27
W. H. Ellison, Life and Adventures of George Nidever, 1802-1883 (Berke- ley, 1937), p. 52.
Sullivan, op. cit., p. 12.
28
LeRoy Hafen, "Andrew W. Sublette," Colorado Magazine, X (Sept., 1961), p. 184.
29
Ferris, op. cit., p. 248.
30
Frances F. Victor, The River of the West (Hartford, 1870), p. 119.
31
W. F. Wagner, ed., Adventures of Zenas Leonard, Fur Trader and Trapper, 1831-1836 (Cleveland, 1904), p. 103.
32
Rufus B. Sage, Scenes in the Rocky Mountains (Glendale, 1956), II, p. 218.
33
Harrison C. Dale, The Ashley-Smith Expeditions and the Discovery of a Central Route to the Pacific (Cleveland, 1918), p. 301.
34
Washington Irving, Adventures of Captain Bonneville, United States Army (New York, 1861), p. 99.
35
Victor, op. cit., p. 120.
36
Howard L. Conard, Uncle Dick Wootton, The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region (Columbus, 1950), p. 124.
37
Irving, op. cit., p. 105.
38
Reuben Gold Thwaites, ed., Pattie's Personal Narrative (Cleveland, 1905), p. 105.
39
Ibid., p. 212.
40
Alpheus H. Favour, Old Bill Williams, Mountain Man (Chapel Hill, 1936), p. 169.
41
LeRoy Hafen, "Mountain Men: Big Phil the Cannibal," Colorado Maga- zine, XIII (1936), pp. 54-55.
42
Charles Kelly and Maurice L. Howe, Miles Goody ear, First Citizen of Utah, Trapper, Trader, and California Pioneer (Salt Lake City, 1937), p. 29.
43
Coues, op. cit., p. 33.
44
Osbourne Russell, Journal of a Trapper (Boise, 1921), p. 63.
45
Blanche C. Grant, ed., Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life (Taos, N. M., 1926), p. 50.
46
Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Not by Bread Alone (New York, 1946), p. 110
47
Ray Allen Billington, The Far Western Frontier (New York, 1956), p. 51.
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