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The Resource Boots and saddles or : Life in Dakota with General Custer, by Elizabeth B. Custer. With portrait and map

Boots and saddles or : Life in Dakota with General Custer, by Elizabeth B. Custer. With portrait and map

Label
Boots and saddles or : Life in Dakota with General Custer
Title
Boots and saddles or
Title remainder
Life in Dakota with General Custer
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth B. Custer. With portrait and map
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1842-1933
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Custer, Elizabeth Bacon
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Harper & Brothers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Custer, George A.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Generals' spouses
  • Indians of North America
  • Black Hills War, 1876-1877
  • Frontier and pioneer life
Label
Boots and saddles or : Life in Dakota with General Custer, by Elizabeth B. Custer. With portrait and map
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Another edition published 1885, without portrait and map
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Change of station -- A blizzard -- Western hospitality -- Cavalry on the march -- Camping among the Sioux -- A visit to the village of "Two Bears" -- Adventures during the last days of the march -- Separation and reunion -- Our new house at Fort Lincoln -- Incidents of every-day life -- The burning of our quarters : carrying the mail -- Perplexities and pleasures of domestic life -- A "strong heart" dance! -- Garrison life -- General Custer's literary work -- Indian depredations -- A day of anxiety and terror -- Improvements at the post, and gardening -- General Custer's library -- The summer of the Black Hills expedition -- Domestic trials -- Capture and escape of Rain-in-the-Face -- Garrison amusements -- An Indian council -- Breaking up the Missouri -- Curious characters and excursionists among us -- Religious services : leave of absence -- A winter's journey across the Plains -- Our life's last journey
Control code
2486406
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
312 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Lccn
34042459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Copy one lacks portrait and map.
  • SHSC: Bay copy has Appendix, p. [271]-312: The Yellowstone expedition of 1873. Extracts from letters written by General Custer to his wife during the expedition to the Yellowstone in 1873.
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)217009
Label
Boots and saddles or : Life in Dakota with General Custer, by Elizabeth B. Custer. With portrait and map
Publication
Note
Another edition published 1885, without portrait and map
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Change of station -- A blizzard -- Western hospitality -- Cavalry on the march -- Camping among the Sioux -- A visit to the village of "Two Bears" -- Adventures during the last days of the march -- Separation and reunion -- Our new house at Fort Lincoln -- Incidents of every-day life -- The burning of our quarters : carrying the mail -- Perplexities and pleasures of domestic life -- A "strong heart" dance! -- Garrison life -- General Custer's literary work -- Indian depredations -- A day of anxiety and terror -- Improvements at the post, and gardening -- General Custer's library -- The summer of the Black Hills expedition -- Domestic trials -- Capture and escape of Rain-in-the-Face -- Garrison amusements -- An Indian council -- Breaking up the Missouri -- Curious characters and excursionists among us -- Religious services : leave of absence -- A winter's journey across the Plains -- Our life's last journey
Control code
2486406
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
312 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Lccn
34042459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Copy one lacks portrait and map.
  • SHSC: Bay copy has Appendix, p. [271]-312: The Yellowstone expedition of 1873. Extracts from letters written by General Custer to his wife during the expedition to the Yellowstone in 1873.
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)217009

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