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Title Long Lance
Author Buffalo Child Long Lance
Date 1929
Document Type Rare Book
Names Long, Sylvester; Buffalo Child Long Lance; Cobb, Irvin S.
Region Montana; Canada
Keywords family life, folklore, songs, medicine man, buffalo, battle, army, Blackfoot massacre, ethnicity, removal, reservations, Sioux, Crow, Cree
Theme Native Americans; The Imagined West; Borderlands; Military Encounters
Publisher Cosmopolitan Book Corporation
Place of Publication New York
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Sylvester Long famously claimed to be a Blackfoot chief raised in Montana - he was really a North Carolinan of mixed race who served in a Wild West Show and with the Canadian Expeditionary Forces in World War I." Graff 470, Buffalo Child Long Lance, Typescript Letter, is included in Graff 471.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 471
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue