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An Old Fur Trapper - Mountain man

An Old Trapper. Hunters and fur trappers were the first white people to settle…

Seth Kinman, California hunter (September 29, 1815 – February 24, 1888). "Kinman claimed to have shot a total of over 800 grizzly bears, and, in a single month, over 50 elk. He was also a musician who performed for President Lincoln on a fiddle made from the skull of a mule."

icebelow: “ Seth Kinman, California hunter (September 1815 – February “Kinman claimed to have shot a total of over 800 grizzly bears, and, in a single month, over 50 elk. He was also a musician who performed for President Lincoln on a.

This man's beard single-handedly founded the National Park Ranger's service

This man's beard single-handedly founded the National Park Ranger's service

Minnie Pearl and Charlie; Pineville, Kentucky by John Edwin May

George "handsome" Jenkins and wife Tammy Lee Jenkins - Museum of Appalachian Culture and Antiquity

antique frontiersman bear

Jim Baker Trapper, scout & guide, was one of the west's most colorful figures.

Kit Carson - Born Christopher Houston Carson on December 24, 1809 & died on May 23, 1868 from an aortic aneurism.  He was a scout, trapper; much involved with Indian affairs.

Real - Kit Carson - Born Christopher Houston Carson on December 1809 & died on May 1868 from an aortic aneurism. He was a scout, trapper; much involved with Indian affairs

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