Peter Skene Ogden was born in 1794. Ogden was an experienced trapper and mountain man who remained with the Hudson’s Bay Company, after its 1821 merger with the North West Fur Company. Shortly after that he was made leader of the Snake River Expeditions by John Mcloughlin. He also was instructed to continue the British policy of creating a “fur desert”. Ogden with a brigade of 131, pushed south from flathead house toward Utah in December 1824.
One of his ears was almost ripped off, so after that he wore long hair. He led a group of trappers around the Great Salt Lake. They wanted to get all the beaver furs they could. He helped build a camp called Ft. Henry. In 1827, he went to a Mountain
Barbers Hill Middle School North Mason Anders Coach Lopez 7th grade One of the most forgotten Texas heroes is David G. Burnett. Now I know what you 're thinking who 's that, what does he have to do with Texas, did he invent something.He is the first president of the republic of Texas, but before this accomplishment he was a nobody. Born April 14,1788 in Newark, NJ, He was the 14th child of Dr. William Burnett. When he was only three when his parents had died. When he was finishing up his final year at connally Jr.
His town plan was a beautiful and spacious grid of two miles by one mile, that will completely fill up the land between the Philadelphia’s two rivers. In the century that followed, many other American town planners copied Penn’s plan. And today, Philadelphia has one of the strongest and most effective grids in the country. Salt Lake City, Utah, was originally planned by Joseph Smith and in 1847 built by Brigham Young after Smith died. Brigham used Smith’s “Plat of the City of Zion” to lay out the city along the lines of the cardinal points of the compass.
The Buffalo Bill Wild West show gave you just that experience. With skills and inspirations from their early lives, Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill Cody impacted culture by giving a life like representation of the wild west, but their show ended because of catastrophes and financial problems. Buffalo Bill and Annie Oakley’s early lives shaped their careers by giving them skills and inspiration for their shows. William Cody was born on February 26, 1846, in Scott
Juan de Oñate: The Last Conquistador Your name Name of the University Juan de Onate: The Last Conquistador Juan de Onate, described as the last conquistador was a great person who led hundreds of families to settle in one of the oldest European colonies in the United States in search of unimaginable wealth. Juan de Onate was born in 1550 to aristocrats Cristobal de Onate and Catalina de Salazar in Vera Cruz, Mexico. Cristobal and Catalina were wealthy Spanish colonists and proud owners of a silver mine in Zacatecas, which is currently located in the north central Mexico. Juan involved himself in safeguarding his father’s silver mines right from an early age. As a child, Juan started accompanying his father in the raids against the Indians.
Rufus Sage was born on March 17, 1817 in Cromwell, Connecticut. He died at age 76 on December 23, 1893 in Cromwell, Connecticut. HE explored the Rocky Mountains for two years (1841-1843). HE explored the East side of the mountains in 1843. He wrote a book about his whole adventure in the Rocky Mountains.
His most expensive pairs of shoes are (Flu Game). The price for them are $104,000. He made his first record against the Boston Celtics with 63 points. Jordan played with the Chicago Bulls for 14 years, 1984 to 1998 and with the Washington Wizards for two years, 2001 to 2003. He won his first mvp in 1990-1991.
Though not an outstanding student, he graduated in 1848 in the top third of his class. Also, Chester was named after the doctor that delivered him. His first son died randomly when he was only the age of three. On September 9 was the exact day Chester Arthur became the twenty- first president of the United States
Peter Skene Ogden was a good man. He was born 1794 in Quebec Canada and died September 27 154 in Oregon City . Here is a list of his accomplishments. He left his home in Canada to be a fur trader as a teenager., he was a great trapper, he lead the snake river country expeditions, he traced the Utah territory, was with the Hudson bay community until death, and was the first to travel the west intermountain range from north to south, had two lovely native American wives Ogden led annanual trading expeditions to deal with native Americans, He discovered the Humboldt river, and the Carson and Owen lakes. He rescued survivors from the Whitman massacre.
Red Cloud Red cloud was born near Nebraska North Platte. He was a member of the Oglala Lakota tribe. Red clouds parents were Walks as she thinks she was from the Oglala Sioux tribe and his father was Chief lone man he was from the Brule Sioux tribe. After red clouds father had died he stayed with his mother learning how to hunt and fight. His uncle soon stood up and helped his mother raise him.
He gained fame for his actions at Chickasaw, armed with a musket sawed down for his to carry. His nickname was “Johnny Shiloh”, he inspired a song “The Drummer Boy of Shiloh”. In September 20, Clem joined the 22nd Michigan in the defense of Horseshoe Ridge. He was also nominated to West Point by president Ulysses S. Grant. He enjoyed a successful second military career, rising to the rank of colonel and assistant quartermaster general by 1906.