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The Vanishing Race, The Last Great Indian Council. A Record In Picture And Story Of The Last Great Indian Council, Participated In By Eminent Indian Chiefs From Nearly Every Indian Reservation In The United States, Together With The Story Of Their Lives As Told By Themselves --- Their Speeches And Folklore Tales --- Their Solemn Farewell And The Indians' Story Of The Custer Fight  Dr. Joseph K.  Dixon [Written And Illustrated By]

The Vanishing Race, The Last Great Indian Council. A Record In Picture And Story Of The Last Great Indian Council, Participated In By Eminent Indian Chiefs From Nearly Every Indian Reservation In The United States, Together With The Story Of Their Lives As Told By Themselves --- Their Speeches And Folklore Tales --- Their Solemn Farewell And The Indians' Story Of The Custer Fight

Dr. Joseph K. Dixon [Written And Illustrated By]

First edition. 8vo. Decorated cloth with titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover and spine, xviii, 231 pp., top edges gilt, acknowledgment, frontispiece, personae, illustrated with 80 photogravures of Indian chiefs and Indian life, index. The concept for this book was by Rodman Wanamaker. Dustin 93 says: "Contains some first-hand material from the Indian survivors of the fight." Luther 100 says: "gives the accounts of all the surviving Crow scouts," and Rader 1149 says: "The council was held in the valley of the Little Big Horn, Montana, in September 1909." Non-authorial neat inked gift inscription dated in 1914 on front pastedown sheet, else a fine, bright copy.

Inventory Number: 44991

$1,250.00