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The Resource My life and experiences among our hostile Indians : a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war, by Major-General O.O. Howard United States Army (retired) ; beautifully illustrated with full page engravings, chiefly from photographs supplied by the Bureau of Ethnology, Washington, and a series of colored plates showing Indian objects of interest and curiosity in facsimile

My life and experiences among our hostile Indians : a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war, by Major-General O.O. Howard United States Army (retired) ; beautifully illustrated with full page engravings, chiefly from photographs supplied by the Bureau of Ethnology, Washington, and a series of colored plates showing Indian objects of interest and curiosity in facsimile

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My life and experiences among our hostile Indians : a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war
Title
My life and experiences among our hostile Indians
Title remainder
a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war
Statement of responsibility
by Major-General O.O. Howard United States Army (retired) ; beautifully illustrated with full page engravings, chiefly from photographs supplied by the Bureau of Ethnology, Washington, and a series of colored plates showing Indian objects of interest and curiosity in facsimile
Title variation
O.O. Howard, Marjor-General U.S. Army
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Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • H710
  • 4699
Citation source
  • Howes, W.U.S.iana, 1650-1950 (1962 edition)
  • Smith C.W. Pacific Northwest (3rd ed.)
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1830-1909
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howard, O. O.
Dewey number
970.0049
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E83.866
LC item number
.H84
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
A.D. Worthington & Co
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  • Howard, O. O.
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Seminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858
  • Frontier and pioneer life
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My life and experiences among our hostile Indians : a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war, by Major-General O.O. Howard United States Army (retired) ; beautifully illustrated with full page engravings, chiefly from photographs supplied by the Bureau of Ethnology, Washington, and a series of colored plates showing Indian objects of interest and curiosity in facsimile
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Note
  • "Sold only to subscribers."
  • "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1907, By A.D. Worthington & Company, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C."--Title page verso
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
My boyhood and early home-school and college days-appointed as a cadet to West Point Military Academy -- Chasing Indians through the Everglades of Florida-Indian fighters who afterwards became great military leaders in the Civil War -- Campaigning against the Seminoles -- Sketcy of my military career during the Civil War-Attitude of our wild Indians during that period -- Great uprising of hostile Indians in the Northwest-The terrible Sioux massacre in Minnesota -- Assigned to duty among the bloodthirsty Apaches -- Campaigning in Arizona-journeying across the "Alkali Desert"-life among the Pimas and Maricopas -- Meeting General Crook-Indians pleading for the return of their children-hoe a momentous question was decided -- Selecting a delegation of wild Apaches to visit Washington -- I set our to find the notroious Chief, Cochise -- Scouting for the Apache Chief, Cochise -- Assigned to the Department of the Columbia, embracing all the Northwest-the Modocs and the Modoc War -- My arrival at Fort Lapwwai -- Among the Columbia River Indians-"Cut-Mouth John" -- Opening of hostilities-Battle of White Bird canyon and the Clear Water -- Pursuit and defeat of the Indians-surrender of Chief Joseph -- Starting for Alaska -- The story of Marcus Whitman -- Campaigning on the Upper Columbia-experiences with Moses, War-Chief of the Spokanes -- Adventures among the Bannocks -- Opening of the Pi-Ute and Bannock War -- In active field service again-Sarah Winnemucca's remarkable ride -- The Battle of Birch Creek -- Among the Sheep-Eaters -- Among the Spokanes-I am welcomed by Chief Lot -- Personal experiences among the Crows -- Life among the Flatheads -- Life among the warlike Sioux -- The Messiah crase among the Sioux-Indian dreamers and the Ghost Dance -- In the country of the Cheyennes-massacre of Custer -- General Mackenzie's fight with the Northern Cheyennes -- Squaw men-home life of white men who have marries Indian women -- Characteristics of American Indians
Control code
ocm00944245
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
570 pages, 35 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
07038634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00944245
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My life and experiences among our hostile Indians : a record of personal observations, adventures, and campaigns among the Indians of the great West with some account of their life, habits, traits, religion, ceremonies, dress, savage instincts, and customs in peace and war, by Major-General O.O. Howard United States Army (retired) ; beautifully illustrated with full page engravings, chiefly from photographs supplied by the Bureau of Ethnology, Washington, and a series of colored plates showing Indian objects of interest and curiosity in facsimile
Publication
Note
  • "Sold only to subscribers."
  • "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1907, By A.D. Worthington & Company, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My boyhood and early home-school and college days-appointed as a cadet to West Point Military Academy -- Chasing Indians through the Everglades of Florida-Indian fighters who afterwards became great military leaders in the Civil War -- Campaigning against the Seminoles -- Sketcy of my military career during the Civil War-Attitude of our wild Indians during that period -- Great uprising of hostile Indians in the Northwest-The terrible Sioux massacre in Minnesota -- Assigned to duty among the bloodthirsty Apaches -- Campaigning in Arizona-journeying across the "Alkali Desert"-life among the Pimas and Maricopas -- Meeting General Crook-Indians pleading for the return of their children-hoe a momentous question was decided -- Selecting a delegation of wild Apaches to visit Washington -- I set our to find the notroious Chief, Cochise -- Scouting for the Apache Chief, Cochise -- Assigned to the Department of the Columbia, embracing all the Northwest-the Modocs and the Modoc War -- My arrival at Fort Lapwwai -- Among the Columbia River Indians-"Cut-Mouth John" -- Opening of hostilities-Battle of White Bird canyon and the Clear Water -- Pursuit and defeat of the Indians-surrender of Chief Joseph -- Starting for Alaska -- The story of Marcus Whitman -- Campaigning on the Upper Columbia-experiences with Moses, War-Chief of the Spokanes -- Adventures among the Bannocks -- Opening of the Pi-Ute and Bannock War -- In active field service again-Sarah Winnemucca's remarkable ride -- The Battle of Birch Creek -- Among the Sheep-Eaters -- Among the Spokanes-I am welcomed by Chief Lot -- Personal experiences among the Crows -- Life among the Flatheads -- Life among the warlike Sioux -- The Messiah crase among the Sioux-Indian dreamers and the Ghost Dance -- In the country of the Cheyennes-massacre of Custer -- General Mackenzie's fight with the Northern Cheyennes -- Squaw men-home life of white men who have marries Indian women -- Characteristics of American Indians
Control code
ocm00944245
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
570 pages, 35 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
07038634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00944245

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