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The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth

James Pierson Beckwourth

The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth

mountaineer, scout, and pioneer, and chief of the Crow nation of Indians

by James Pierson Beckwourth

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Published by Harper and Brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beckwourth, James Pierson, -- 1798-1866,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
  • Crow Indians

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten from his own dictation, by T.D. Bonner.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13136.
    ContributionsBonner, T. D.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination537 p., 10 plates
    Number of Pages537
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13558411M
    OCLC/WorldCa17968619

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Beckwourth, James Pierson, Title The life and adventures of James P. Beckwourth as told to Thomas D. Bonner. Introduced and with notes and an epilogue by Delmont R. Oswald. Format Book Published Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press [] Description xiii, p. 24 cm. Other contributors.James Pierson Beckwourth was born on this date in He was a Black explorer who played a major role in the early discovery and settlement of the American West.

James Beckwourth was born in in Frederick County, Virginia to an African slave mother and white-English father, Sir Jennings Beckwourth.