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Title Frontier legend; Texas finale of Capt. William F. Drannan pseudo frontier comrade of Kit Carson...
Author Bate, Walter Nathaniel
Date 1954
Document Type Rare Book
Names Drannan, William F.; Carson, Christopher Houston; Carson, Kit
Region Texas
Keywords legend, pioneer
Theme The Imagined West; Borderlands; Pioneers, Hunters and Explorers
Publisher Owen G. Dunn Company
Place of Publication New Bern, North Carolina
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Bate suggests that Mrs. Drannan wrote the books in which Drannan posed as a companion of Kit Carson. (Graff 206, sold, Ayer 247 .D76 B32 1954, substituted). Author's autograph copy." Full title: "Frontier legend; Texas finale of Capt. William F. Drannan, pseudo frontier comrade of Kit Carson. Based on research. Results of research on Capt. Drannan who published two books in which he made claims of association with Kit Carson for a period of at least twelve years. Reviewed by the Writer’s Club of the Corpus Christi Fine Arts Colony".
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 206
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue