Chadron, Nebraska 308-432-3843

The Fur Press


The Museum of the Fur Trade has published 26 fur trade history books, starting with The Northwest Gun way back in 1955. Many of these books are available at our Museum Shop.  Upcoming books will include Ciboleros! Hispanic Buffalo Hunters on the Southern Plains and the remaining volumes of the Encyclopedia as shown below:

  • Firearms of the Fur Trade (2011)
  • Gun Accessories & Hand Weapons of the Fur Trade
  • Tools & Utensils of the Fur Trade (2018)
  • Clothing & Textiles of the Fur Trade (2014)
  • Ornaments & Art Supplies of the Fur Trade
  • Provisions of the Fur Trade (2017)

Books available for purchase in the Museum Shop

Be sure to visit the Museum of the Fur Trade Museum Shop to browse over 1,000 titles covering fur trade history, Native American culture and art, cooking, gardening, and exploration.