The legendary self-reliance of the frontiersman is not without some basis in fact.
This propensity he inherited not only from his mother, but also from his father, who had been a frontiersman.
His advice was often asked and minded, but he gave it in the capacity of a frontiersman, not as a tactician or officer.
Every frontiersman was preparing for a tussle with the hated Spaniard.
To the activities of another type of frontiersman, the trader, Indian wars were sometimes due.
I would be a frontiersman, a trail-breaker, a treasure-seeker.
I was jumping aside and reaching for my gun when the frontiersman's quiet voice reached me.
And then he and the frontiersman told their stories in detail.
Thus, solitary and apart, the American frontiersman took up Missouri.
For in those days no frontiersman ever buried a dead redskin.