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Title The surrender of Sitting Bull…
Author Allison, Edwin Henry
Date 1891
Document Type Rare Book
Names Sitting Bull; Chief Gall
Region The Dakotas
Places Fort Buford, Standing Rock
Keywords Native Americans, Sioux, army, reservation
Theme Native Americans; Military Encounters
Publisher The Walker Litho. and Printing Co.
Place of Publication Dayton, Ohio
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Allison was born in Malcomb County, Michigan in 1847. After service in the Army during the Civil War, he went to the Dakotas in 1867 where he married into the Brulé tribe and became proficient as an Indian interpreter. He lived in Dayton, Ohio, from 1891 to 1898, according to Ernest Wessen, returned then to Pierre, South Dakota, and died some time after 1912."

Full title: "The surrender of Sitting Bull, being a full and complete history of the negotiations conducted by Scout Allison, which resulted in the surrender of Sitting Bull and his entire band of hostile Sioux in 1891".

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 46
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue