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From the Pecos River to the Pacific Coast, the route to California extended for some to miles across the deserts of the Southwest. And they did. The mountain men came first on the desert route, exploring the trails of Indians and early Spanish missionaries and colonists, trapping the beaver of the rivers. Vanguard settlers came next, answering the call of California even before America fought Mexico to win control of the Southwest. George Cooke, forged a wagon route from New Mexico to California, anticipating the acceleration of emigrant migrations in the wake of an American triumph.
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While wagon trains trekked across the desert route, the U. When the Civil War began, ending stagecoach service and slowing emigration, Confederate troops, under the command of an alcoholic brigadier general, Henry Hopkins Sibley, marched from San Antonio to ford the Pecos River at the Lancaster Crossing, follow the Lower Trail to El Paso, and ascend the Rio Grande to battlefield calamity.
Meanwhile, Union troops, under the command of Brigadier General James Henry Carleton, marched from southern California east over the desert route to the Rio Grande, quashing any hope Sibley may have had for a counter offensive in his campaign. After the Civil War, the surge of emigration over the trail resumed, and entrepreneurs moved their merchandise and cattlemen moved their herds over the desert trail to new markets in California. As Gould drove a silver spike in the rail to memorialize the joining, the sound of his sledgehammer signaled the coming end of wagon caravans, stagecoach service, cattle drives, Indian raids and cavalry marches on the desert route to California.
Some Legendary Figures, Heroic and Villainous While the stories of human conflict and expansion unfolded, legendary figures, heroic and villainous, of the desert Southwest inscribed their names in the history of the trail. He gave the Spanish government its first overland route from Mexico to settlements, missions and harbors in California. In , Kit Carson, fresh from Mexican War battles near Los Angeles, served as a military courier, guide and Indian fighter on the trail, which was virtually unknown to the U.
Army at the time. In , several years after the Mexican War, Carson traveled over the trail again en route to his home in Taos to accept the appointment as Indian agent for northern New Mexico. During the winter of and , Lieutenant Colonel Philip St.