Explorations were also made by Prince Maximilia n of Neuwied in 1832, by John C. Fremont in 1838, by Edward Harris and John J.
He was hunter for the garrison at Bent's Fort on the Arkansas river in what is now Bent county, Colorado, from 1832 to 1840, and accompanied John C. Fremont on his exploring expeditions of 1842 and 1843-1844, and on his California expedition in 1845-1846.
Bigelow, Memoirs of the Life and Public Services of John C. Fremont (New York, 1856).
Stockton and General John C. Fremont before Los Angeles caused both factions to unite against a common foe.
In 1843 General John C. Fremont with Kit Carson and three others explored the Great Salt Lake in a rubber boat.