Profile of Custer

From George Armstrong Custer, Wild Life on the Plains and Horrors of Indian Warfare. St. Louis: Royal Publishing Co., 1891, plate following table of contents.

The title page of Custer's memoir characterized it as “Being a Complete History of Indian Life, Warfare, and Adventure in America. Making Specially Prominent the Late Indian War, with Full Descriptions of The Messiah Craze, Ghost Dance, Life of Sitting Bull. The Whole Forms an Authentic and Complete History of the Savage Races in America-their Illustrious Leaders, Their Beliefs, Manners, and Customs, comprising Terrible Battles, Wonderful Escapes, Thrilling Tales of Heroism, Daring Exploits, Wonderful Fortitude, etc. etc.”

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Source:
Ayer 228 .C9 1891
Date:
1891
Places:
Great Plains
People:
Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876
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