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    This photo of Carson was taken two months before his death in Boggsville, Colorado.
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Lynn R. Bailey, The Long Walk (Tucson, AZ: Westernlore Press, 1988).

Tom Dunlay, Kit Carson and the Indians (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000).

Hampton Sides, Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West (New York: Anchor Books, 2006).

Additional Information: 

Bernard DeVoto, Across the Wide Missouri (New York: Bonanza Books, 1947).

Boggsville,” Santa Fe Trail Scenic & Historic Byway—Mountain Branch, n.d.

 Lawrence Kelley, Navajo Roundup: Selected Correspondence of Kit Carson’s Expedition against the Navajo, 1863–1865 (Boulder: Pruett Publishing Company, 1970).

Legends of America, “Kit Carson: Legend of the Southwest,” last modified May 2015.

Edwin L. Sabin, Kit Carson Days, 1809–1868 (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000).

UNM-Taos Development, “Kit Carson Home and Museum.”