Glendale, CA: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1959. First Edition. 310pp. Octavo [24.5] Green cloth with the title and bands gilt stamped on the backstrip. Near fine. Fold-out map present at p. 301. Item #4381
Edited, with introduction and notes by LeRoy R. and Ann W. Hafen. Ninth volume in the well-received series 'Far West and the Rockies.' "The documents comprise journals and official and newspaper reports of the Indian campaigns of Colonel E.V. Summer and Major John Sedgwick against the Cheyennes and other tribes of Western Kansas and Colorado. Included are the 1860 diary of J.E.B. Stuart; letters of Sedgwick describing the founding of Fort Wise (later Fort Lyon) on the Arkansas; and contemporary and reminiscent accounts by other participants. Clark/Brunet 118.