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Etienne Provost

Jack B. Tykal

Etienne Provost

man of the mountains

by Jack B. Tykal

  • 60 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Eagle"s View Pub. in Liberty, Utah .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Provost, Etienne, 1785-1850.,
    • Fur trade -- United States -- History.,
    • Trappers -- Biography.,
    • Fur traders -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-218) and index.

      Statementby Jack B. Tykal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCS 92/21606 (F)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2228494M
      ISBN 100943604230, 0943604249
      LC Control Number89080549
      OCLC/WorldCa23649124

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"Etienne Provost: Man of the Mountains, reveals the life and adventures of this Etienne Provost book among fur trade personalities and is a welcome addition to the understanding of this Etienne Provost book era of the American West." Fred Gowans from the Introduction.

22 illustrations; fold /5(5). Étienne Provost ( – 3 July ) was a French Canadian fur trader whose trapping and trading activities in the American southwest preceded Mexican independence.

He was also known as Proveau and Provot (and the pronunciation was "Pra-vo"). Leading a company headquartered in Taos, in what is today New Mexico, he was active in the Green River drainage and the central portion of modern Utah.

Etienne Provost is one of a hand full of men who was an active participant in the Rocky Mountain fur trade from its inception to its demise. From until his death in Provost recruited new employees for the Pierre Chouteau, Jr. and Company and escorted them to the Missouri River posts each spring.

E tienne Provost was born in Chambly, Quebec, inbut his early life remains a mystery. For thirty-five years he made his home in St. Louis and was one of the more notable figures in the American fur trade.

He was among its earliest participants, traveling to the Arkansas River country as early as with Joseph Philibert, and again in with Auguste Chouteau and Jules deMun. Ah, the fickle finger of fate. Etienne Provost, who was trapping in the Rockies byattended the first rendezvous inestablished the route from Taos to the trapping grounds in the northern Rockies, and knew and was respected by most of the trappers in the West, has fallen to obscurity over the years/5.

Etienne Provost, Man of the Mountains By Jack Tykal $ This is a book that will be of interest to any student of history, early Americana and/or the frontier and formation of what was to become the United States of America.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxx, pages: illustrations, maps ; 21 cm: Contents: Chronology, Etienne Provost, --Introduction / Fred Gowans --Preface --The Canadian years, --The early fur trade --St. Louis beginning, --Return to Taos, --The American Fur Company. Etienne Jean PROVOST was born on month dayat birth place, to Etienne Clement "Alfred" PROVOST and Jeanne Marguerite PROVOST (born REYMONDET).

Etienne was born on September 7in Montenotte (Orléansville - Algérie). Étienne Marcel (died ), provost of the merchants of Paris under King John II; Étienne Parent (–), Canadian journalist and government official; Étienne Richaud (), Governor of French India; Etienne Saqr (born ), Lebanese founder of.

Provost, Etienne Etienne Provost was born in in Chambly, Quebec and by was exploring, trapping and trading in what would become the western United States. He made his home in St. Louis, Missouri, and worked for a number of different exporing and trapping companies but most of his business was out in what would become Utah and New Mexico.

BO Indian Crafts and Skills - An Illustrated Guide for Making Authentic Indian Clothing, Shelters, and Ornaments - Book Our Price: $ Compare. Written by Jack B. Tykal. The events of Provost’s life represent a looking glass into the total history of the Rocky Mountain fur trade.

From Santa Fe and taos to the remote valleys of the Rocky Mountains and the executive offices of the giant fur companies of St.

Louis, his name was known and recognized as one who knew and understood every facet of the business. View the profiles of people named Etienne Prevost.

Join Facebook to connect with Etienne Prevost and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power. The Provost is an ironic look at the career of a small town merchant and politician. Set in Irvine, Scotland, it follows the life of James Pawkie, the Provost of the title. Starting as a humble apprentice, he progresses to owning his own shop and eventually acquiring a large portion of Irvine/5(5).

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Provost, Etienne. Dates: Extent: 1 folder; Call Number: MSS Series 2 Subseries 1 carton 11 folder 6; carton 3 folder 51 Book of Mormon, most correct book. Dates: date of production not identified. carton 3 folder 52 Book of Mormon, outline of figures. Dates: 13 quotes have been tagged as etienne-st-clair: Stephanie Perkins: ‘St.

Clair clears his throat. 'My fiancée and I are headed out for a celebratory desse. Etienne Provost by Jack B. Tykal,Eagle's View Pub. edition, in English - 1st ed. About Provo French-Canadian explorer Etienne Provost discovered this area on a trapping expedition indeemed it suitable for settlement and gave the Provo River its name.

Encouraged by his reports, a group of settlers from Salt Lake City established a colony in on the river's south bank, overshadowed by Provo Peak, Mount Timpanogos and the Wasatch Range. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. ETIENNE PROVOST: MAN OF MOUNTAINS By Jack B. Tykal **Mint Condition**. Provost definition, a person appointed to superintend or preside.

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