Down the Santa Fe Trail and Into Mexico (Paperback)

Diary of Susan Shelby Magoffin 1846-1847

By Stella M. Drumm (Editor)

Yale University Press, 9780300094671

Publication Date: March 11, 1926

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Her journal describes the excitement, routine, and dangers of a successful merchant's wife. On the trail for fifteen months, moving from house to house and town to town, she became adept in Spanish and the lingo of traders, and wrote down in detail the customs and appearances of places she went.