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Jim Bridger

James Felix "Jim" Bridger (March 17, 1804 – July 17, 1881) was among the foremost mountain men, trappers, scouts and guides who explored and trapped the Western United States during the decades of 1820-1850, as well as mediating between native tribes and encroaching whites. He was of English ancestry, and his family had been in North America since the early colonial period

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Jim Baker (1818–1898), trapper, scout and guide, was a friend of Jim Bridger and Kit Carson and one of General John C. Fremont's favorite scouts. He was one of the most colorful figures of the old west.

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Jim Baker, mountain man(1818–1898), trapper, scout and guide, was a friend of Jim Bridger and Kit Carson and one of General John C. Fremont's favorite scouts. He was one of the most colorful figures of the old west.

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Rare cdv of Martha Jane Cannary, better known as Calamity Jane in her wild days in Deadwood in the 1870s. Friends included Wild Bill Hickok, Colorado Charlie Utter, and Bloody Dick Seymour.

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Orin Porter Rockwell, personal bodyguard of Joseph Smith, U.S. Marshal, plainsman, Mormon, When Jim Bridger " threatened to kill him the army detachment he was scoutin for laughed and told Jim "that will be the death of you ". He is believed to have killed more men than Wyatt Earp, Batt Masterson, Tom Horn, and Doc Holiday all combined.

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Oct 19 1994 Laramie NY Legends of the West Jim Bridger FDC lot #F2869c-1

Oct 19 1994 Laramie NY Legends of the West Jim Bridger FDC lot #F2869c-1 by…