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- Journal of a Trapper
- Osborne Russell
- 13 February 2017 Osborne Russell
❴EPUB❵ ✵ Journal of a Trapper Author Osborne Russell – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk In the Rocky Mountains Between and Comprising a General Description of the Country, Climate, Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Etc the Nature and Habits of Animals, Manners and Customs of Indians and a Comp In the Rocky Mountains BetweenandComprising a General Description of the Country, Climate, Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Etc the Nature and Habits of Animals, Manners and Customs of Indians and a Complete View of the LifeBorn in a little Maine village in , Osborne Russell ran away to sea at the age of sixteen, but he soon gave up seafaring to serve with a trading and trapping company in Wisconsin and Minnesota Inhe signed up for Nathaniel Wyeth s expedition to the Rocky Mountains and the mouth of the Columbia Subsequently he joined Jim Journal of Epub / Bridger s brigade of old Rocky Mountain Fur Company men, continuing with them after a merger that left the American Fur Company in control of the trade When the fur trade declined, he became a free trapper operating out of Fort Hall, staying in the mountains until the great westward migration beganOsborne Russell s journal covering the yearstois, in the words of editor Aubrey L Haines, perhaps the best account of the fur trapper in the Rocky Mountains when the trade there was at its peak It is a factual, unembellished narrative written by one who was not only a trapper but also a keen Download PDF books observer and an able writer.