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Audubon, John James. Maria R. Audubon and Elliot Coues, Ed. Audubon and His Journals, Vol. II. NY, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1897.

Bradley, James H. The Bradley Manuscript in the Montana Historical Society Library, Helena, Montana (published in part in the Montana Historical Society Contributions, II, III, VIII, IX).

Catlin, Geo., Esq. Catlin's Indians. pp. 161-162. Hubbard Brothers, Philadelphia, 1891.

Corbett, E. A., M.A. Blackfoot Trails. The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, at St. Martin's House, 1934.

Ewers, John C. The Blackfeet: Raiders on the Northwestern Plains. University of Oklahoma Press, 1958.

Farr, William E. “When We Were First Paid," Great Plains Quarterly" (Spring 2001Vol 21 No 2).

Ferris, W. A. Life in the Rocky Mountains, A Diary of Wanderings on the sources of the Rivers Missouri, Columbia, and Colorado from February, 1830, to November, 1835. edited by Paul C. Phillips, The Old West Publishing Co., 1940.

Hendry, Anthony Coues, Elliott, Editor York Factory to the Blackfeet Country. The Journal of Anthony Hendry, 1754-55. New York, 1897.

Hungry Wolf, Adolf & Beverly. Indian Tribes of the Northern Rockies. Good Medicine Books, Canada, 1989; and Book Publishing Co, U.S., 1991.

Kipp, James. [Two handwritten letters from James Kipp to Kenneth McKenzie in 1834]. Missouri Historical Society Library. Chouteau-Papin Collection.

M'Gillivray, Duncan; Morton, Arthur S., Editor The Journal of Duncan M'Gillivray of the North West Company at Fort George on the Saskatchewan, 1794-5. The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, at St. Martin's House, 1929.

Partoll, Albert J., Editor Blackfoot Indian Peace Council. Montana State University, Sources of Northwest History No. 3 Missoula, 1937.

Point S.J., Nicolas. Wilderness Kingdom, Indian Life in the Rocky Mountains: 1840-1847. Loyola University Press, Chicago, 1967.

Raczka, Paul M. Winter Count: A History of the Blackfoot People Standard Book printed by Friesen Printers, Calgary, 1979 for Oldman River Culture Center.

Samek, Hana The Blackfoot Confederacy 1880-1920: A Comparative Study of Canadian and U.S. Indian Policy. University of New Mexico Press, 1987.

Stevens, Isaac I. "Isaac I. Stevens' Narrative of 1553-1855." In Pacific Railroad Report of Explorations and Surveys (q.v.), XII.

Stevens, Isaac I. Reports of Explorations and Surveys, 1853-56, Volume XI. Washington, 1861.

Thompson, David. Tyrell, J.B., Editor David Thompson's Narrative of his Explorations in Western America, 1784-1812. Toronto, 1916.

U.S. Congress. Senate. 54th Congress, 1st Session. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an agreement made and concluded September 26, 1895, with the Indians of the Blackfeet Reservation, Montana, by William C. Pollock, George Bird Grinnell, and Walter M. Clements, Commissioners appointed under the provisions contained in the Indian Appropriation Act of March 2, 1895. Washington: Government Printing Office. (Senate doc. 118) (U.S. serial set, no. 3350) 1896.

Vaughn, Robert Then and Now; or Thirty-Six Years in the Rockies Minneapolis: Tribune Printing Company, 1900.

Wheeler, Olin D. The Trail of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1806. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1904 Two Volumes.


Background: Portion of Nicolas Point map of the
Missouri River and forts, Courtesy of Loyola Press.