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Published by Interland Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Baker, James, -- 1818-1898,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)

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Edition Notes

ContributionsGrandee, Joe Ruiz, 1929-
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 234 p., [34] leaves of plates (1 col.) :
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17946585M
ISBN 100879890010
LC Control Number71187550

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Jim was born in Illinois, he joined the American Fur Company at the age of Later, he was a scout and a guide for traveling settlers, individuals and the military. Jim lived among the Shoshone for a brief period of time and then settled in Savery, Wyoming where he lived out the rest of his Baker Cemetery, Savery, Carbon . The Life of Jim Baker, by Nolie Mumey, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Life Of Jim Baker New York: Interland Publishing. Scott, Kim Allen (). Yellowstone Denied-The Life of Gustavus Cheyney Doane. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN Sandoz, Mari (). CRAZY HORSE; The Strange Man Of The Oglalas. A Biography rolf-luettecke.comuction By Stephen B. Oates. 50th Anniversary. Jan 02,  · When the frontier beckoned, young Jim Baker sought his fortunes in the West and found a life that brimmed with adventure, danger and romance. Both Wyoming and Colorado claim him as their own because he is thought to have been the first settler in Colorado Territory, and he built what is often called the first permanent cabin in Wyoming Territory. And, though he was a white man and despite .