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Title Commerce of the prairies, or, the journal of a Santa Fe trader: during eight expeditions across the great western prairies, and a residence of nearly nine years in northern Mexico, volume I
Author Gregg, Josiah
Date 1844
Document Type Rare Book
Region Mexico; New Mexico
Places Santa Fe, Arkansas River, Canadian River, Nauvoo
Keywords overland trail, Native Americans, wagon train, buffalo, settlement, Sioux, Mormons, climate, cattle, violence, army, trapping, mining, gold, silver, education, school, massacre, religion, exploration, government, Apache, Navaho, Pawnee, overland trail, trading post, travel
Theme Borderlands; Native Americans; Mining and the Gold Rush; Agricultural Development, Landscape and the Environment; Military Encounters
Publisher Henry G. Langley
Place of Publication New York
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Laid in is Graff 1658, an Autograph Letter by the author from 1847 August 3."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 1659-1
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue