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Tenting on the plains: or, General Custer in Kansas and Texas

Collection Data

Names
Custer, Elizabeth Bacon, 1842-1933 (Author)
Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909 (Illustrator)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1887
Place: New York
Publisher: C. L. Webster
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents S 1416
Topics
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876
United States. Army -- Military life
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Tobacco use -- West (U.S.)
Calumets
Genres
Books
Notes
Content: "Using neither liquor nor tobacco, [Custer] was able to endure heat, cold, privation of every kind ...": p. 23. Several other references to tobacco.
Content: Eleven illus. by Frederic Remington, including "Smoking the pipe of peace" (p. 557).
Content: Laid in: Author's Letter, 1888 April 9 [New York] to the editor of Lippincott's Magazine. [2] p. 18 cm. Holograph signed.
Physical Description
Extent: Xiii, 702 p.port., illus., maps.24 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG795026472-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10613295
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a680fb70-cdcd-0137-38da-33c1c5d47299
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