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Land, As Far As the Eye Can See
Portuguese in the Old West
Donald Warrin, Geoffrey L. Gomes; Eduardo Mayone Dias, fwd.

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth



Contents

• Introduction: The Origins
EARLY FIGURES IN THE FAR WEST
• Antonio Montero and the Fur Trade
• Peter Joseph, Pioneer Merchant
• PIONEER CALIFORNIA
• The Lure of Gold
• The Sheepmen
• OVER THE SIERRA
• Nevada’s Portuguese Pioneers
• The Railroad Workers
• OREGON
• The Mining Country
• Along the Columbia
• WASHINGTON
• Northwest Washington
• “Portuguese Joe” Enos, Legendary Cattleman of the Big Bend Country
• John Dovell and Other Portuguese
• WYOMING
• John “Portuguese” Phillips, Wyoming’s Frontier Hero
• Wyoming’s Portuguese Sheepmen
• IDAHO
• Miners and Sheepmen
• Thome Luiz de Freitas, Idaho’s First Playwright
• THE SOUTHWEST
• Joseph King, “El Portugues”
• Manuel S. Brazil, Southwestern Cattleman• ENIGMATIC FIGURES
• Louis Silvers
• Ennez Kunha
• The Black Baker of Wickenburg
• Portuguese Joe
• Conclusion: The Portuguese Experience
• Bibliography
• Index

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