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The Resource The Chouteaus : first family of the fur trade, Stan Hoig

The Chouteaus : first family of the fur trade, Stan Hoig

Label
The Chouteaus : first family of the fur trade
Title
The Chouteaus
Title remainder
first family of the fur trade
Statement of responsibility
Stan Hoig
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoig, Stan
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chouteau family
  • Pioneers
  • Fur traders
  • French Americans
  • Businessmen
  • Fur trade
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
  • Missouri River Valley
  • Missouri River Valley
Label
The Chouteaus : first family of the fur trade, Stan Hoig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-315) and index
Contents
Threshold to an empire -- Beyond the great river -- War and peace on the Missouri -- In a Spanish dungeon -- Scions to the fore -- Amid an Indian war -- A frontier in havoc -- The "Osage outfit" -- VIPs at the Verdigris -- Probing the plains -- To the prairies unknown -- Debt unto death -- Steamboats "to the mountains" -- A mile wide and six inches deep -- Deadly cargoes : whiskey and cholera -- Charles Chouteau at the helm -- Passions of war -- Requiems in retrospect -- Addendum : the Chouteau women -- Appendix A : Chouteau families and Osage offspring -- Appendix B : Chouteau-related trading posts -- Appendix C : Chouteau-involved Indian treaties
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 337 p.
Isbn
9780826343475
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007041680
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn176860927
  • (OCoLC)176860927
Label
The Chouteaus : first family of the fur trade, Stan Hoig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-315) and index
Contents
Threshold to an empire -- Beyond the great river -- War and peace on the Missouri -- In a Spanish dungeon -- Scions to the fore -- Amid an Indian war -- A frontier in havoc -- The "Osage outfit" -- VIPs at the Verdigris -- Probing the plains -- To the prairies unknown -- Debt unto death -- Steamboats "to the mountains" -- A mile wide and six inches deep -- Deadly cargoes : whiskey and cholera -- Charles Chouteau at the helm -- Passions of war -- Requiems in retrospect -- Addendum : the Chouteau women -- Appendix A : Chouteau families and Osage offspring -- Appendix B : Chouteau-related trading posts -- Appendix C : Chouteau-involved Indian treaties
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 337 p.
Isbn
9780826343475
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007041680
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn176860927
  • (OCoLC)176860927

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