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Jim Bridger | Bugs Boys (Part 2)

Jim Bridger | Bugs Boys (Part 2)

Update: 2023-02-08
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Some of the richest beaver country was in the heart of territory claimed by the Blackfeet Confederacy; a tribe known to the fur trappers as Bug’s Boys, or the Sons of Satan. Needless to say there was no love lost between the American trappers and the Blackfeet, and violence became a given any time the two groups would meet with mercy rarely extended by either side. Nevertheless, the mountain men – piloted by Jim Bridger - persisted season after season, staking their fortunes and lives on Blackfeet Beaver.

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Trapped in History Wyoming Beaver | MeatEater - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9c6Rwj_IgQ

 

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Jim Bridger | Bugs Boys (Part 2)

Jim Bridger | Bugs Boys (Part 2)

The Wild West Extravaganza