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George Drouillard, Hunter And Interpreter For Lewis And Clark And Fur Trader, 1807-1810.  by  M.O. Skarsten

George Drouillard, Hunter And Interpreter For Lewis And Clark And Fur Trader, 1807-1810.

by M.O. Skarsten

Western Frontiersmen Series XI. First edition. Octavo. Cloth, 356pp., preface, illustrated, two maps, bibliography, index. "Drouillard played a primary role in the success of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Following that service he was a partner of Manuel Lisa in the fur trade and established several forts in the Missouri Basin. He trapped with John Colter and others on the Yellowstone, Big Horn, and other rivers. He was killed by Blackfeet in 1810."---Clark/Brunet #232. Repair to inner rear hinge, one small spot on front cover and several similar small spots on rear cover, else a very good copy.

Inventory Number: 34445

$125.00