Catalogue


Bluecoat and pioneer : the recollections of John Benton Hart, 1864-1868 /
edited by John Hart.
imprint
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
description
xii, 225 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
0806161752, 9780806161754
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imprint
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
isbn
0806161752
9780806161754
contents note
Under moonlight in Missouri -- At Platte Bridge with Caspar Collins -- The Wells Fargo mule train -- Fort C.F. Smith -- The Hayfield Fight -- Into the mountains -- The mysterious mail carrier -- The Mountain Crow war dance -- Two dangerous pranks -- Captured by the Cheyenne -- Lieutenant Colonel Bradley asks a favor -- Running fight carrying the mail -- The Crow annuities -- Last days at Fort C.F. Smith -- Epilogue. The box from Colorado / by Lawrence Hart.
abstract
"An annotated collection of the memoirs of frontiersman John Benton Hart, a young Kansas cavalryman who served in the Missouri border conflicts during the late Civil War and who witnessed pivotal events in the post-Civil War opening of the West and the displacement of native peoples in the future states of Wyoming and Montana."--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
12074159
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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