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Massacre Of Troops Near Fort Phil. Kearney

Massacre Of Troops Near Fort Phil. Kearney

Reprint. Stiff pictorial wrappers, 43 pp. + colophon and 2-page maps as front and rear free endpapers. Introduction. Index. Reprints House of Representatives Report: 39th Congress, 2nd Session, Ex. Doc. No. 71. Reports the massacre of 81 officers and men, plus a few civilians who were decoyed into an ambush by Sioux and Cheyenne Indians on December 31, 1866 near Fort Phil. Kearney, along the Bozeman Trail, in modern-day Wyoming. Fine copy.

Inventory Number: 33807

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