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El Pueblo

Added by yongli on 11/18/2016 - 16:09, last changed on 11/06/2019 - 08:24

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Established in 1842, El Pueblo (301 N Union Ave, Pueblo, CO 81003) was an independent adobe trading post that operated at the site of the present-day city of Pueblo and was used by a diverse, multi-ethnic group of trappers, traders, women, and mountain men. Largely abandoned after an 1854 attack by...

Fort Jackson

Added by yongli on 05/03/2016 - 15:46, last changed on 11/06/2019 - 08:11
In the summer of 1837, Henry Fraeb and Peter Sarpy arrived at a location on the South Platte River a few miles north of present-day Fort Lupton . They arrived with $10,909.75 worth of goods for trade with the Cheyenne and Arapaho who frequented the area. Upon arrival, Fraeb and Sarpy began...

Indian Agencies and Agents

Added by yongli on 03/15/2016 - 12:10, last changed on 11/11/2019 - 11:33
Indian Agencies were established by the US government as part of the formal relationship with Native American groups as it acquired new lands from them. Indian Agents were individuals responsible for cultivating relationships with the Native Americans and extending government policies. As treaties...
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