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Indigenous Peoples of the Americas

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  1. George Lippitt Andrews Papers

    This collection consist of a 90 page manscript diary for year of 1870, written by Colonel George Lippitt Andrews while superintendent of Indian Affairs for Arizona Territory at Fort Yuma. ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:00

  2. Reminiscences of Joseph Kirby Corson

    Typescript portion of reminiscent diary written about 1910, concerning his U.S. Army service in Prescott and Yuma, Arizona; accompanied by letters from Lt. John McEwen Hyde, concerning the Chemehuevi Indians on the Colorado River Indian Reservation in ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-07 11:48

  3. Letter from Sergeant James E. Derwent to Charles Fellows, Regarding the Death of Cochise, 1874 June 10

    James E. Derwent, Sargeant in Company D, 5th United States Cavalry, was on the Chiracahua reservation when Cochise died. Charles Fellows was a personal friend of the sergeant. Holograph letter, accompanied by original envelope.  Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-05 09:14

  4. United States Army, Military Division of the Missouri Correspondence

    Photocopies of 118 documents, chiefly official correspondence and printed orders related to Captain Nicholas Nolan, 10th Cavalry, from 1878 to 1880. Letters from the winter of 1879 concern the escort and protection of reservation Indians on a hunting ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:43

  5. Papers of Leighton Finley

    Leighton Finley was a U.S. Army Officer, Lieutenant of the 10th cavalry in Texas (1880-81), Fort Leavenworth, KS (1881-84) and in Arizona (1885-92). The collection includes a diary, notebook, other biographical material and photographs relating to Finley ...

    castanoe - 2020-04-21 18:11

  6. Journal of John Gregory Bourke

    John Gregory Bourke (1846-96) was a U.S. soldier, author, and ethnologist. This collection contains the holograph journal Bourke kept while he was serving as a lieutenant of the 3rd cavalry in the U.S. Army, which includes sketches and a descriptive index ...

    castanoe - 2020-04-21 19:15

  7. Frank West Journal

    One volume journal containing handwritten entries from 1884- 1885, recording marches during the Apache campaign. The routes are from Fort Huachuca, Arizona, to Fort Craig, New Mexico; from Fort Craig to Fort Wingate, and from there to Deming. Hand-drawn ...

    castanoe - 2020-05-04 20:06

  8. Papers of the Oury Family

    Correspondence, diary, photographs, deeds, articles and speeches chiefly relating to Arizona territorial military experiences of Oury family members. ...

    castanoe - 2020-05-12 18:47

  9. Tenodor Ten Eyck Papers

    Consists mostly of diaries and biographical material relating to Tenodor Ten Eyck, from 1860-1890. The nine diaries cover different stages in his adult life; most have typed transcriptions. ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-15 15:13

  10. Record of William Henry Corbusier, Colonel, U.S. Army Retired

    Colonel William Henry Corbusier served as a surgeon for the U.S. Army in Arizona Territories from 1872 to 1875 and from 1884 to1888. This collection contains a typescript of biographical accounts and reminiscences about events at military posts. These ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:41

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