Old Forts And Trading Posts Of The West Bent's Old Fort and Bent's New Fort on the Arkansas River

By: Mumey, Nolie

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


239 pages, illustrations, large fold-out map. Limited edition, #212 of 500 SIGNED and numbered copies. Title pages states Volume 1, but there never was a 2nd. Rittenhouse 427, "Probably ranks second only to Lavender's book as a study in depth of Bent's forts. Chiefly a collection of excerpts from scores of other sources, some previously unpublished, describing the fort.

Title: Old Forts And Trading Posts Of The West Bent's Old Fort and Bent's New Fort on the Arkansas River

Author Name: Mumey, Nolie

Categories: Fur Trade, Travel & Exploration, Native Americans,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Denver, Artcraft Press: 1956

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Type: Book

Seller ID: 016204

Keywords: Bent's Fort, fur trade, mountain men, Indian Wars, exploration, Jim Bridger, Kit Carson, Santa Fe Trail, overland travel, Indians