Online Resources

Old Spanish Trail Association

History of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe 

Interpretive Association of Western Colorado

News Articles

Following the Old Spanish Trail across the Southwest, August, 2012


Driving the Old Spanish Trail Through Utah and Arizona by Ruth Friesen and Steven Heath Click to Buy

In Search of Dominguez & Escalante Photographing the 1776 Spanish Expedition through the Southwest by Mac Gregor, Greg and Halus, Siegfried

In Search of The Spanish Trail Paperback – August 20, 1994 by C Gregory Crampton (Author), Steven K Madsen (Author)

Old Spanish Trail North Branch and Its Travelers: Stories of the Exploration of the American Southwest
Paperback – May 1, 1998 by Ron Kessler (Author) Click to Buy

Characters of the Old Spanish Trail by Doug Knudson Click to Buy

Gone the Way of the Earth: Indian Slave Trade in the Old Southwest by Clifford J. Walker Click to Buy

Exploring Desert Stone: John N. Macomb’s 1859 Expedition to the Canyonlands of the Colorado by Steven K. Madsen Click to Buy

Overland with Kit Carson: A Narrative of the Old Spanish Trail in ’48 by Brewerton, bu George Douglas Click to Buy

Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West, by Solomon Carvalho Click to Buy

A Land So Strange, Andres Resendez, 2007, Basic Books

American History Revisited, Seymour Morris, Jr., 2010, Broadway Books

America’s Working Women, Baxandall, Gordon and Reverby, 1995, W.W. Norton & Co.

A People’s History of the United States. Howard Zinn, 1999, Harper Collins

A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World, Tony Horwitz, 2008 Holt, Henry & Co.

Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West, Hampton Sides, 1995, Anchor

Collapse, Jared Diamond, Ph.D.L, 2005, Penguin

Facing West: The Metaphysics of Indian-Hating and Empire-Building, Richard Drinnon, 1997, University of Oklahoma Press

Greenback” The Almighty Dollar and the Invention of America, Jason Goodwin, Macmillan, 2003

Guns, Germs and Steel, Jared Diamond, Ph.D., 1999, W.W. Norton & Co.

Indian Givers: How Native Americans Transformed the World, Jack Weatherford, 1998, Three Rivers Press, 1998

Sierra Cortillera, Rosco Betunada, 2006, out of print

Spanish Historical Writing about the New World, 2010, John Carter Brown Library Exhibit.

Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement: Life on the Home Frontier, Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith, 1994, University of Oklahoma Press