March Of The First Dragoons To The Rocky Mountains In 1835 A Biography OF Ford, With A History Of The Dragoons, The Expedition, And A Map Of The Route

By: Mumey, Nolie

Price: $125.00

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109 pages + index, frontis, illustrations, fold-out map, LIMITED EDITION, of 350 SIGNED and numbered copies. "The march of the Dragoons under Colonel Henry Dodge was unique in that three companies consisting of 120 men, marched 1,600 miles with 60 days rations, and held councils with many Indian traibe along the Platte and Arkansas rivers, without having any hostile encounters." Ford a captain of one of the companies kept a diary.

Title: March Of The First Dragoons To The Rocky Mountains In 1835 A Biography OF Ford, With A History Of The Dragoons, The Expedition, And A Map Of The Route

Author Name: Mumey, Nolie

Categories: Fur Trade, Travel & Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Denver, The Eames Brothers Press: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 13960

Keywords: Colonel Henry Dodge, overland travel, Indian wars, Kit Carson, Bent's fort, fur trade