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Fort Phil Kearny

Elsa Spear

Fort Phil Kearny

Dakota territory, 1866-1868

by Elsa Spear

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Published by Quick Printing Co. in [Sheridan, Wy .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fort Philip Kearney (Dakota Ter.),
  • Fetterman Fight, Wyo., 1866.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elsa Spear.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE83.866 .S74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[36] p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6391935M
    LC Control Number39023969
    OCLC/WorldCa4784161

    Dee Brown's authoritative history of Fort Phil Kearney and the notorious Fetterman MassacreThis dark, unflinching, and fascinating book is Dee Brown's riveting account of events leading up to the Battle of the Hundred Slain--the devastating conflict that pitted Lakota, Arapaho, and Northern Cheyenne warriors, including Oglala chief Red. "This meticulously documented book, based on Army records and firsthand reports, should stand as definitive. [It] is, by far, the best account yet of Fort Phil Kearny and the stirring events that took place/5(2).

    km from Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site Situated in Story, this cabin is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wagon Box Battle Monument, Bighorn National Forest, and Story Hatchery and Visitor Center. Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site and Fetterman Monument are also within 9 mi (15 km). N.Y.: G.P. Putnam's Sons, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. pages, illustrations, map end-papers, slight wear to jacket. Fort Phil Kearny a small outpost in the foothills of the Little Big Horns, was the scene of the Fetterman Massacre in

    Fort Phil Kearny was built in the northern part of Johnson County and became the headquarters for the 18th U.S. Infantry. This angered the natives of the area even more and attacks on travelers of the road and the fort were common occurrences. In the government negotiated another treaty which resulted in closing the forts. "Massacre" references the Indian battle with a company of US troops under Captain William Fetterman on the Wyoming plains near Fort Phil Kearny (spelled Kearney by the author). Fetterman and his entire force of 80 men were killed, including Lt. George Grummond, first husband of the author. Carrington's book was originally published in , and although seemingly biased in presenting the.


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Hannon, St. Louis Post-Dispatch/5(). The book contains photos of the principal characters from this period. Fort Phil Kearny lasted only from when Chief Red Cloud got his wish to have the forts of the Powder River country abandoned and destroyed.

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Guided lantern tours are back for the 7th Annual Event at Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site on the evenings of October 11 from p.m. Fort Phil Kearny Historic Site gives visitors a feeling of what it was like for American soldiers to be stationed so far from civilization.

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The book is really about the history of Ft. Phil Kearny, WY, where Fetterman left on his infamous ride through the Sioux nation with 80 men. It is the story of a place, the people who built and fought around it, and the second battle in American history from which there were no survivors from the losing side/5.

Fort Phil Kearny, Sheridan, Wyoming. likes. Fort Phil Kearny was an outpost of the United States Army that existed in the late s in present-day /5(). First published inFrances C. Carrington’s My Army Life and the Fort Phil Kearney Massacre recounted the author’s adventures as an army wife on the Great Plains, but also sought to set the record straight on her second husband’s involvement in the Fetterman fight.

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Fort Kearny was a historic outpost of the United States Army founded in in the western U.S. during the middle and late 19th century. The fort was named after Col. and later General Stephen Watts Kearny. The outpost was located along the Oregon Trail near Kearney, town of Kearney took its name from the fort.

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