Ewing Young in the Fur Trade of the Far Southwest, 1822-1834 (SIGNED)

Eugene, OR: Koke-Tiffany Co., 1923. Reprint. Paperback. 8vo. 34pp. Fold-out facsimile of a baptismal document. INSCRIBED on front cover 'To R.P. Bieber/with the compliments of the author/Joseph J. Hill.' Bieber appears to have made a few marks in the margins. Very good. Reprinted from Oregon Historical Quarterly Vol. XXIV, No. 1. Item #8247

Scarce article which was a portion of the larger work, The American Fur Trade in the Far Southwest. "Young is said to have been with William Becknell on the first pack-train trip in 1821 and also on the 1822 wagon caravan over the SFT. " (Rittenhouse 295).

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