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Title Famous frontiersmen, pioneers and scouts; the vanguards of American civilization
Author Cattermole, E. G.
Date 1883
Document Type Rare Book
Names Boone, Daniel; Crawford, Colonel William; Girty, Simon; Finney, Molly; McCulloch, John; McCulloch, Samuel; Wetzel, Lewis; Kenton, Simon; Clark, George Rogers; Brady, Captain Samuel; Crockett, David Stern; Davy Crockett; Houston, Samuel; Carson, Christopher Houston; Kit Carson; Custer, George Armstrong; Cody, William Frederick; Buffalo Bill; Hickock, James Butler; Wild Bill Hickock; Milner, Moses; California Joe; Omohundro, John Baker; Texas Jack; Captain Jack; Crook, George; Santa Anna, Antonio López de
Region Wyoming; Ohio; Canada; Kentucky; Tennessee; Virginia; California; Washington; New York; Arizona; Colorado; Nebraska; Texas; Pennsylvania
Places Casco Bay, Little Big Horn River, Alamo, Boonesborough, Quebec, Ohio River, Salt Lake City, Fort Laramie, Rocky Mountains, Fort Lawrence, Richmond, Gettysburg, Detroit, Chicago, New Orleans, Philadelphia, San Jacinto, Black Hills, Sutter's Fort
Keywords hunting, exploration, pioneer, Indian Wars, American War of Independence, fur trapping, pioneer, dance, Native Americans, battle, violence, weapons, war, beaver, fur trade, massacre, deer, Crow, migrant, wagon train, bears, buffalo, paddle steamers, train, captivity narrative, army, Cherokee, Apache, Sioux, cowboy, cattle, ranch, overland trail, Mormons, robbery, Pony Express
Theme Pioneers, Hunters and Explorers; Native Americans; The Imagined West; Military Encounters
Publisher Coburn & Newman
Place of Publication Chicago
Additional Information Full title: "Famous frontiersmen, pioneers and scouts; the vanguards of American civilization ... including Boone, Crawford, Girty, Molly Finney, the McCulloughs...Captain Jack, Buffalo Bill, General Custer with his last campaign against Sitting Bull, and General Crook with his recent campaign against the Apaches". Includes sketches of frontiersmen. Concerns the period 1717-1883.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 631
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue