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Barry, Louise, comp. The Beginning of the West: Annals of the Kansas Gateway to the American West, 1540-1854. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1972.

Diller, Aubrey. "James Mackay's Journey in Nebraska in 1796." Nebraska History 36 (June 1955): 123-28.

Hanson, James A. "Spain on the Plains." Nebraska History 74 (Spring 1993): 2-21.

Jackson, Donald and Mary Lee Spence, eds. The Expeditions of John Charles Fremont. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1970- .

James, Edwin. Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains in the Years 1819 and 1820. In Reuben Gold Thwaites, ed. Early Western Travels. Cleveland: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1905.

Moulton, Gary, ed. The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1983- .

Nasatir, Abraham P., ed. Before Lewis and Clark: Documents Illustrating the History of the Missouri, 1785-1804. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, Bison Book, 1990.

Nebraska State Historical Society. "Along Nebraska's Pioneer Trails." Educational Leaflet #12. 1998.

Warren, Gouverneur K. Preliminary Report of Explorations in Nebraska and Dacotah . . . 1855-'56-'57. Washington: GPO, 1875.

Wood, W. Raymond. "Fort Charles or 'Mr. Mackey's Trading House.'" Nebraska History 76 (Spring 1995): 2-9.


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