- James,1804–81, U.S. fur trader and mountain man, noted for his tall tales.
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Examples from the Web for bridger
On the 7th the party had a look at Bridger's Fort, of which they had heard often.The Story of the Mormons
William Alexander Linn
This recalled to me the reply of Captain Bridger in the past year.
When Bridger was in need of fish it was to this place that he went.The Yellowstone National Park
Hiram Martin Chittenden
At midnight the sentries were changed, Bridger himself taking a turn.
Bridger just laughed as he saw him come, and he motioned us to let him alone.