2 On the Cover: Sending Them Off: Kit Carson and the Utes: 1843. by Ron Kil

4 Insights from your President

5 Joanne’s Jottings

7 Trail News, Education and Jr. Wagon Master

8 2021 Symposium by Dr. Michael L. Olsen and Harry C. Myers

13 SFTA Awards and Hall of Fame

16 The Diary of Pedro Ignacio Gallego: Meeting Becknell

25 Preservation Efforts on the Santa Fe Trail by Jere L. Krakow

10 The Story behind the Painting, continued

11 Historical Painting: Taking Your Best Shot by Ruth Friesen

31 Book Review: Lifelines: The Bowen Love Letters, compiled by Susan Lee Ward. Reviewed by Ruth Friesen

32 Chapter Reports

33 Membership Form

36 Calendar