James Beckwourth's Life And His History

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James Beckwourth was born in 1798 and past away in 1866. He was an African American.Beckwourth was one in a million of his kind in the early years of the rockies. It was a unusual skill to be able to spin good yarn. .Even though there was many different race mountain men and explorers James Beckwourth was the only one that recorded his life and his history. James Beckwourth played a major role in the early setllers. His life was made into a biography. Beckwourth was considered a slave legally. Beckwourths father had to go to court 3 times to keep him because he was considered a slave. His family obviously loved him. Beckwourth moved to Missouri in
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