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Bushyhead, Dennis W. (1826-1898) To the Cherokees and other Indians [tribute to the memory of Ulysses S. Grant]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03165 Author/Creator: Bushyhead, Dennis W. (1826-1898) Place Written: Cherokee Nation, [Oklahoma] Type: Broadsides Date: 30 July 1885 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: References: Gilcrease-Hargrett p. 69. Hargrett, OK Imprints 554

People: Bushyhead, Dennis W., 1826-1898.

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Keywords/Subjects: Cherokee Indian, American Indian History, Death, President Union General, American West

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