Night Hawk in his nest - By L. A. Huffman - 1890. Image depicts a sleeping man in his bedroll surrounded by his saddle, spurs, revolver, hat, saddle, saddle blanket, etc. and a horse hobbled in the immediate background, with a group of horses in the distant background. (http://www.abebooks.fr/NIGHT-HAWK-NEST-MATTED-FRAMED-ORIGINAL/574186010/bd)
Jim Baker 1818-1898: Trapper, scout and guide was a friend of Jim Bridger and Kit Carson and one of General John C. Fremonts favorite scouts. He was one of the most colorful figures of the old west. Born in Belleville Illinois, at 21 he was recruited by Jim Bridger as a trapper for the American Fur Company and on May 22, 1839 left St. Louis with a large party heading for the annual rendezvous in the mountains.