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" In the autumn, when your horses are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes on, you can take shelter in the woody bottoms along the rivers ;... "
The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review - Page 670
1856
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The Adventures of Captain Bonneville

Washington Irving - Explorers - 1886 - 744 pages
...are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...there you will find buffalo meat for yourselves, and cotton- wood bark for your horses; or you may winter in the Wind River valley, where there is salt...
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The Great Northwest: A Guide-book and Itinerary for the Use of Tourists and ...

Henry Jacob Winser - Northwestern States - 1886 - 384 pages
...horses are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt buffalo or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...along the rivers; there you will find buffalo meat for yourself, and cottonwood bark for your horses. Or you may winter in the Wind river valley, where there...
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The Great Northwest: A Guidebook and Itinerary for the Use of Tourists and ...

Henry Jacob Winser - Northwestern States - 1888 - 414 pages
...horses are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt buffalo or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...along the rivers; there you will find buffalo meat for yourself, and cottonwood bark for your horses. Or you may winter in the Wind river valley, where there...
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Irving's Works: The adventures of Captin Bonneville

Washington Irving - 1866 - 540 pages
...are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...on, you can take shelter in the woody bottoms along ihe rivers ; there you will find buffalo meat for yourselves, and cotton-wood bark for your horses...
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The Adventures of Captain Bonneville [and] Bracebridge Hall

Washington Irving - Fur trade - 1904 - 744 pages
...are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...there you will find buffalo meat for yourselves, and cotton wood bark for your horses; or you may winter in the Wind Kiver valley, where there is salt weed...
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The Trail of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1904: A Story of the Great ..., Volume 2

Olin Dunbar Wheeler - Americana - 1904 - 456 pages
...are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...there you will find buffalo meat for yourselves and cotton -wood bark for your horses; or you may winter in the Wind River valley, where there is salt...
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The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone: A History of the Yellowstone Basin

Mark Herbert Brown - History - 1961 - 492 pages
...pastures, you can go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when the winter comes on, you can take shelter in the woody...Everything good is to be found there. There is no count1y like the Crow country. During the fur trading days this basin was more or less isolated. Fort...
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John Colter: His Years in the Rockies

Burton Harris - History - 1993 - 228 pages
...eloquent description of the Absaroka country as reported by Washington Irving: " — and when winter comes you can take shelter in the woody bottoms along the...River Valley, where there is salt weed in abundance." M The hardships of the journey to the Wind River may have been only one of the reasons for Colter's...
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Crazy Mountains: Learning from Wilderness to Weigh Technology

David Strong - Political Science - 1995 - 268 pages
...go down into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes, you can take shelter in the woody bottoms along the...Everything good is to be found there. There is no place like the Crow Country.6 Sore Belly's eloquent testimony showed the Crow community good reasons...
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Native Heritage: Personal Accounts by American Indians, 1790 to the Present

Arlene B. Hirschfelder - Discrimination - 1995 - 330 pages
...horses are fat and strong from the mountain pastures, you can go into the plains and hunt the buffalo, or trap beaver on the streams. And when winter comes...there you will find buffalo meat for yourselves, and Arapooish 29 cottonwood bark for your horses; or you may winter in Wind River Valley, where there is...
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