Throughout his notes, Miller predicted the oncoming traffic of traders and immigrants (and artists!) to the West. Horseshoe Creek would soon see his prediction become a reality when, several decades after Miller’s 1837 expedition, Horseshoe Creek Station became an important trading post for several major western stage lines.
Karen B. McWhorter
LL: AJM. LR: Horse-Shoe/Creek. UR: Scene on Horse Shoe/Nebraska
The artist: Mae Reed Porter, Kansas City, MO; present owner