Table of Contents for Black Frontiers : A History of African-American Heroes in the Old West


Introduction 7(2)
Mountain Men, Trappers, and Guides
9(2)
Jim Beckwourth
11(3)
Leaving the South
14(2)
Black Homesteaders
16(5)
The Exodusters
21(7)
A Cowboy's Life
28(3)
The Adventures of Nat Love
31(5)
Bill Pickett and the Black Rodeo
36(5)
Ned Huddleston, Alias Isom Dart, Alias the Black Fox
41(3)
The Dime Novel
44(6)
Barney Ford, Businessman
50(4)
The Buffalo Soldiers
54(6)
Mary Fields, ``Stagecoach Mary''
60(3)
Mary Ellen Pleasant
63(2)
Biddy Mason
65(3)
Black Indians
68(5)
Conclusion
73(1)
Notes
74(2)
Bibliography 76(2)
Picture Credits 78(1)
Index 79