The Indian As A Soldier At Fort Custer, Montana

By: Upton, Richard

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SIGNED by the Author, 147p, endpaper maps, 32 rare photos and illus, index, pic dj by Hank Maynard, Mont. Artist. Lt. Samuel C. Robertson's First Cavalry Crow Indian Contingent 1890-1895. Remington drawings from Goff photos of special interest. El Segundo 1983, Mint condition. The history of Fort Custer's Indian Troop L as it was involved in the US Army experiment of using Indians as regular enlisted soldiers in the late 19th century. Limited to 1500 copies. 'The book is a significant contribution to the history of the army of the Indian Wars period and is well produced by a new publishing house that promises a 'Montana and the West Series' of which is NO. 1." Says Don Russell. A remarkable study of a long forgotten experiment."

Title: The Indian As A Soldier At Fort Custer, Montana

Author Name: Upton, Richard

Categories: Native Americans,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton & Sons: 1983

ISBN Number: 0912783001

ISBN Number 13: 9780912783000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1987

Keywords: Custer, Little Big Horn, Bighorn, cavalry, scouts, Indian wars, Crow, Sioux