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Dixon, Joseph K. (fl. 1908-1924) American Indian Archive, 21 letters [decimalized .01-.07]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03911 Author/Creator: Dixon, Joseph K. (fl. 1908-1924) Place Written: [various places] Type: Header Record Date: 1908-1924 Pagination:

Summary of Content: Includes letters from William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody, Theodore Roosevelt, European military leaders and a TMS of John J. "Blackjack" Pershing on American Indian contributions to victory.

Background Information:

People: Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Cody, William F., 1846-1917

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: American Indian HistoryArt, Music, Theater, and FilmMilitary HistoryPresidentAmerican WestVice President

Sub Era:

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