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Whipple, Henry Benjamin, 1822-1901



  • Existence: 1822 - 1901

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History of the Sioux war and massacres of 1862 and 1863, 1863

Identifier: E83.86 .H43 1863
Scope and Contents The scene and the actors -- Causes of the outbreak -- A spark of fire -- Commencement of the massacres and the Battle of Redwood Ferry -- The attacks upon New Ulm and Fort Ridgley -- Farther outrages during the first week of the outbreak -- Forces dispatched to the frontier -- Birtch Coolie -- The war party to the big woods -- The captives -- Upward march and Battle of Wood Lake -- Camp release -- Godfrey's story -- Captivity of the family of Joseph R. Brown -- Mrs. Huggin's story --...
Dates: Publication: 1863