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Mountain Men and Fur Traders of the Far West: Eighteen Biographical Sketches

LeRoy Reuben Hafen - History - 1982 - 401 pages
The legendary mountain men—the fur traders and trappers who penetrated the Rocky Mountains and explored the Far West in the first half on the nineteenth century—formed the ...
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Trappers of the Far West: Sixteen Biographical Sketches

LeRoy Reuben Hafen - History - 1965 - 334 pages
In the early 1800s vast fortunes were made in the international fur trade, an enterprise founded upon the effort of a few hundred trappers scattered across the American West ...
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Fur Trappers and Traders of the Far Southwest: Twenty Biographical Sketches

LeRoy Reuben Hafen, S. Matthew Despain - History - 1968 - 305 pages
Twenty biographies of fur trappers and traders selected from early works of the editor.
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French Fur Traders and Voyageurs in the American West

LeRoy Reuben Hafen, Janet Lecompte - History - 1997 - 333 pages
?Frenchmen were far ahead of Englishmen in the early Far West, not only prior in time but greater in numbers and in historical importance,? writes Janet Lecompte in her ...
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Mormon Resistance: A Documentary Account of the Utah Expedition, 1857-1858

LeRoy Reuben Hafen, Ann Woodbury Hafen - History - 1958 - 375 pages
In 1857 President Buchanan quietly sent new officials to rule the Utah Territory and replace Brigham Young as the territorial governor. With no official announcement, the new ...
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The Overland Mail, 1849-1869: Promoter of Settlement Precursor of Railroads

LeRoy Reuben Hafen - History - 2004 - 361 pages
In the development of the American West, no two decades were so full of romance and change as the years from the California gold rush of 1849 to the completion of the first ...
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Handcarts to Zion: The Story of a Unique Western Migration, 1856-1860

LeRoy Reuben Hafen - History - 1992 - 328 pages
It is unparalleled in history, the procession of Latter-Day Saints pushing handcarts from Iowa City and Florence (Omaha) to their promised Zion by the Great Salt Lake. Many of ...
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Journals of Forty-niners: Salt Lake to Los Angeles : with Diaries and ...

LeRoy Reuben Hafen, Ann Woodbury Hafen - Biography & Autobiography - 1954 - 333 pages
Western history is all the richer thanks to LeRoy and Ann Hafen, who have assembled a fascinating array of diaries and memoirs of forty-niners who set out from Salt Lake City ...
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