Description: Chapter of the book about the early travel journals of William Becknell (ca. 1787-1856), opener of the Santa Fe Trail in 1821(and later a Missouri state representative), and Meredith Marmaduke (1791-1864), traveler on the trail in 1824 (and later governor of Missouri).
Creator: David A. White
Date: June 18, 1905
Location: MVSC 978.02 W58n
Collection: News of the Plains and Rockies, 1803-1865: Original Narratives of Overland Travel and adventure selected from the Wagner-Camp and Becker Bibliography of Western Americana
Item Type: Book