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UUAP 037: An Outline of the History of the Flaming Gorge Area

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Copyright: 1959
Trim: 7.5 x 10
Pages: 53

PAPER
978-0-87480-172-9
$17.00

UUAP 037: An Outline of the History of the Flaming Gorge Area

University of Utah Anthropological Paper 37

William M. Purdy

University of Utah Anthropological Papers

Jesse D. Jennings

Anthropology / Archaeology

Also known as "Upper Colorado Series Volume 1." This series is based on work from the archaeological salvage project for the Upper Colorado River Basin and published within the AP series. This report focuses on the area affected by the Flaming Gorge dam.

The Anthropological Papers series is published on-demand on the Espresso Book Machine at the J. Willard Marriott Library of the University of Utah. No returns will be accepted.


Table of Contents:

Foreword
List of Illustrations
Introduction

The Green River

The Rocky Mountain Fur Trade

Trading Posts
• Fort Crockett
• Fort Bridger

Pioneers and Their Trails
• The Manly Party
• The Cherokee Trail

Building an Empire
• The Cattle Industry
• The Western Bad Man
• The Union Pacific

Science in the Green River Basin
• The Great Diamond Fraud
• John Wesley Powell

The Contemporary Period

Appendix I. Preliminary Archeological Survey of the Flaming Gorge Reservoir

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