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Fighting Indians in Washington Territory

Erasmus D. Keyes

Fighting Indians in Washington Territory

by Erasmus D. Keyes

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Published by Ye Galleon Press in Fairfield, Wash .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Keyes, Erasmus D. 1810-1895,
    • Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866,
    • Pacific Coast Indians, Wars with 1847-1865,
    • Peninsular Campaign, 1862 -- Personal narratives,
    • Pioneers -- Washington (State) -- Biography,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives,
    • Washington (State) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: Fifty years" observation of men and events. New York : Scribner, 1884.

      Statementby Erasmus D. Keyes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF891 .K47 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2525052M
      ISBN 100877704457
      LC Control Number88000116
      OCLC/WorldCa17508835

      Washington Territory. Governor & United States War Department. () Message of the governor of Washington Territory. Also; the correspondence with the secretary of war, Major Gen. Wool, the officers of the regular army, and of the volunteer service of Washington Territory. Olympia, E. . July 2, – Kidder Massacre – Cheyenne and Sioux Indians ambushed and killed a 2nd US Cavalry detachment of eleven men and an Indian guide near Beaver Creek in Sherman County, Kansas.. August 1, – Hayfield Fight – Occurring near Fort C.F. Smith, Montana, Territory, the battle pitted a determined stand of 31 soldiers and civilians against more than Sioux and Cheyenne warriors.

      To meet the Indian peril, all the colonies made provisions for a supply of arms and for the drilling of the citizens in militia companies. But, in equipment, discipline, and morale, the fighting force of New England was very imperfect. The troops had no uniforms; there was a very inadequate commissariat; and alarms, whether by a beacon, drum-beat, or discharge of guns, were slow and unreliable.   While a large number of American Indians were drafted into the Great War, most volunteered, according to William C. Meadows, an expert on the subject at Missouri State .

      In Washington State, the result of this ‘allotment’ was the loss of a great deal of reservation land and the impoverishment of surviving tribal members, since relatively few Native Americans had settled down to become self-sufficient farmers in the way the government had hoped.6 The legal waters were further muddied by the Indian. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depth shown by soundings. Shows roads, government reserves, Indian reservations and prairies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Stained and torn along fold lines. LC copy stamped in purple ink in lower right corner of each sheet: G&M Division, Library of Congress. Vendor: Moeb, Thomas.


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