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Ken Reyher, Antoine Robidoux and Fort Uncompahgre: The Story of a Western Fur Trader (Ouray, CO: Western Reflections, 1998).

Rufus B. Sage, Rocky Mountain Life, or, Startling Scenes and Perilous Adventures in the Far West during an Expedition of Three Years (1859; repr., Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1982).

Additional Information: 

C. Gregory Crampton and Steven K. Madsen, In Search of the Spanish Trail: Santa Fe to Los Angeles, 1829–1848 (Layton, UT: Gibbs Smith, 1994).

Joseph J. Hill, “Antoine Robidoux, Kingpin in the Colorado River Fur Trade, 1824–1844,” Colorado Magazine 7 (July 1930).

History of the Southern Ute,” Southern Ute Indian Tribe, 2016.

Interpretive Association of Western Colorado

Ron Kessler, Old Spanish Trail North Branch and Its Travelers: Stories of the Exploration of the American Southwest (Santa Fe: Sunstone, 1998).

Douglas M. Knudson, Characters of the Old Spanish Trail (South Fork, CO: Sylvan Trail Books, 2013).

Greg Mac Gregor and Siegfried Halus, In Search of Dominguez & Escalante: Photographing the 1776 Spanish Expedition through the Southwest (Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2011).

Jeremy Miller, “Following the Old Spanish Trail across the Southwest,” High Country News, April 6, 2012.

Mountain Men and Life in the Rocky Mountain West—Fort Uncompahgre,” Malachite’s Big Hole, n.d.

Old Spanish Trail Association

Douglas D. Scott, “Robidoux’s Fort on the Uncompahgre and the Matlock Homestead: The Case of the Missing Resources,” Southwestern Lore 48 (December 1982).

Elizabeth von Till Warren, “The Old Spanish Trail,” Old Spanish Trail Association, 2004.