Saint Louis: The Story of Catholic Evangelization of America’s Heartland
Volume Two: The Lion and the Fourth City
Episode 13: Indians, Trappers and Father De Smet

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Father John Killoren. Come,Blackrobe: De Smet and the Indian Tragedy. 1994.

American Fur Company

Missouri Fur Company

William Clark

William Sublette

George Catlin

Shirley Christian. Before Lewis and Clark: The Story of the Chouteaus, The French Dynasty that Ruled the American Frontier. 2004.