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An [[UnitedStati StatesUniti d'America|AmericanStatunitense]] and aned employeeimpiegato ofdi [[John Jacob Astor I|John Jacob Astor]], Hunt usedusò informationle suppliedinformazioni byfornite thedalla [[spedizione di Lewis ande Clark Expedition]] toper leadguidare thela portionparte of thedella [[spedizione Astor Expedition]] thatche traveledviaggiò toin Oregon byvia landterra. TheIl partygruppo reachedraggiunse thela mouthfoce ofdel thefiume [[Columbia River(fiume)|Columbia]] innel Februaryfebbraio del 1812, joiningunendosi theal portiongruppo ofche theaveva expeditionviaggiato thatin hadnave traveled by sea ata [[Fort Astoria]], whichdi cui il secondo thegruppo latteraveva partyappena hadcompletato justla completedcostruzione.<ref name=virginia>[http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/HNS/Mtmen/explore.html Mountain Men: Explorers and Guides]</ref>
==Biografia==
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An [[United States|American]] and an employee of [[John Jacob Astor]], Hunt used information supplied by the [[Lewis and Clark Expedition]] to lead the portion of the [[Astor Expedition]] that traveled to Oregon by land. The party reached the mouth of the [[Columbia River]] in February 1812, joining the portion of the expedition that had traveled by sea at [[Fort Astoria]], which the latter party had just completed.<ref name=virginia>[http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/HNS/Mtmen/explore.html Mountain Men: Explorers and Guides]</ref>
 
==Biografia==
Hunt hadfece difficultyfatica findinga qualitytrovare menuomini atdi qualità a [[Mackinaw City, (Michigan)|Mackinaw]] anded a [[St.Saint Louis, (Missouri)|St.Saint Louis]], findingtrovandone most to bemolti "drinkingche inbevevano theal morningmattino, drunkubriachi ata noonmezzogiorno ande deadubriachi drunkfradici atla night.notte".<ref name=furtradebook>{{cite book
|title=The Fur Traders and Fur Bearing Animals
|first=Marcus
|url=http://books.google.com/books?id=LytDAAAAIAAJ
|year=1914
}}</ref> HavingRiuscito finallyalla assembledfine aad assemblare un partygruppo, Hunt arrivedgiunse ata [[Nodaway, (Missouri)|Nodaway]], on Novemberil 16, novembre 1810, andponendovi settledil intocampo winter quartersinvernale. TheyPartirono departedil April22 22,aprile 1811.
 
WhenQuando thetrovarono partyil encountered thefiume [[Snake River(fiume)|Snake]], theyabbandonarono abandonedi theircavalli horsese andtentarono attempteddi tonavigarlo travelverso downstreamvalle. AfterDopo ninenove daysgiorni ofdi successfulviaggio travelpersero theyun lostuomo ae mandue andcanoe twonelle canoesrapide, ine thericonsiderarono rapids,il andloro reconsidered their planpiano. TheySi divideddivisero into four parties,in andquattro tookgruppi differentprendendo routesstrade todiverse approachper theraggiungere mouthla offoce thedel Columbia.<ref name=furtradebook/>
 
TheIl tripviaggio fromdal [[Missouri]] toal thefuturo futuresito site ofdi [[Astoria, (Oregon)]] tookrichiese 340 daysgiorni.<ref name=furtradebook/> AccordingSecondo toil hissuo own accountracconto, Hunt traveledviaggiò 2,073per miles3336 fromkm araggiungendo villageun ofvillaggio thedi [[AricaraArikara]]s, in present-daynell'attuale [[SouthDakota Dakotadel Sud]], to the end of the journey.<ref name=huntjournal>[http://www.xmission.com/~drudy/mtman/html/wphunt/index.html Introduction to Hunt's Journal]</ref>
 
AUna returnspedizione expeditiondi wasritorno ledfu byguidata da [[Robert Stuart (exploreresploratore)|Robert Stuart]], whoche discoveredscoprì theil [[South Pass (Wyoming)|South Pass]], apasso keychiave featuredi ofquella theche soon-to-be-establishedpoco dopo divenne la [[Oregonpista Traildell'Oregon]].<ref name=virginia/>
 
Hunt'sLa expeditionspedizione isdi Hunt oneè ofuna manydelle scenesmolte depictedscene onraffigurate thesulla [[Astoriacolonna Columndi Astoria]],<ref>[http://www.astoriacolumn.org/pages/history2.htm Astoria Column, Column Scenes, Mural Views]</ref> anded hisil namesuo isnome inscribedè inciso in aun [[friezefregio]] innella thecamera del [[Senato dell'Oregon State Senate]] chamber of thenel [[campidoglio dell'Oregon State Capitol]].
 
HistoricalI recordsregistri referstorici tocitano Hunt bothsia ascol nome di "William"<ref name=furtradebook/><ref name=wyoming>[http://www.mountainmancountry.com/more/history.html Heritage & History of Sublette County, Wyoming]</ref> andsia con quello asdi "Wilson."<ref>[http://www.3rd1000.com/history3/biography/wphunt.htm Wilson Price Hunt]</ref><ref name=npsfurtrade>[http://www.nps.gov/archive/jeff/LewisClark2/Circa1804/WestwardExpansion/EarlyExplorers/FurTradeExplorers.htm Fur Trade Explorers]</ref>
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