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Men met along the trail

Neil Merton Judd

Men met along the trail

adventures in archaeology

by Neil Merton Judd

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Published by University of Utah Press in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judd, Neil Merton, -- 1887-1976 -- Travel -- West (U.S.),
  • Archaeologists -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1968.

    StatementNeil M. Judd ; foreword by Don D. Fowler.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE57.J8 A3 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725831M
    ISBN 109780874809916
    LC Control Number2009039138

      A Wyoming Historical Landmark Commission stone marker listing the names and death dates of the victims of the Kelly-Larimer wagon train attack now stands at a turnout about two miles west of the I Exit , the Natural Bridge exit, on the north side of the highway. The graves of the victims are on private land. Planning Food and Meals for a Thru-Hike With a 4, calorie a day intake, Appalachian Trail thru-hikers still lose on average pounds when all is said and done. Given this deficiency in calories, hikers are known for their off-trail feasts in towns crossing the trail. The steep, narrow Raton Pass afforded better protection from invading forces and ample water supply, unlike the dry desert along much of the Cimarron Route. Before Kearny and his men arrived, a team of workers set out along the trail to try to make passage easier including clearing rocks and debris from the notorious Raton Pass.


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