Massacre, the tragedy at White River

by Marshall Sprague

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln

Written in English
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Places:

  • Colorado.

Subjects:

  • Meeker, Nathan Cook, 1814-1879.,
  • Ouray, Ute Chief, 1833 (ca.)-1880.,
  • Ute Indians -- Wars, 1879.,
  • Ute Indians -- Kings and rulers.,
  • Ute Indians -- History.,
  • Indian captivities -- Colorado.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado.

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Shawsheen (Shoshine) (?) otherwise known as She-towitch, or Susan, was a Native American woman who was a part of the Tabeguache (Uncompahgre) Ute tribe and sister to Chief Ouray. She is known for her capture by the Cheyenne and Arapaho in or , her protection and care for Arvilla and Josephine Meeker during their captivity, as well as her role within the politics of her tribe as a.   The Colfax Massacre, sparked by white supremacists' refusal to accept a state election result, set in motion a series of legal rulings that made it virtually impossible for the federal government. Massacre On The Lordsburg Road: A Tragedy Of The Apache Wars (Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series In The West And Southwest) By Marc Simmons. College Station, Tx: Texas A&M University Press, Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine Dustjacket. pages, 6 1/4 X 9 1/4 date:

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Contents. White River Massacre, Washington Klickitat Brave In latea conflict between the Indians east of the Cascade Mountains and American soldiers and settlers spilled over the mountain passes, igniting what has come to be known as the Puget Sound Indian War. Martinez, one of the tragedy at White River book sponsors of the historical marker, says the first time a state institution acknowledged the Porvenir massacre as a tragedy was the Texas State History Museum inand then.

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I did have two questions though at the end. The author states that Ouray's wife Chipeta "shed every vestige of white ways" after the death of her husband in 4/5. MASSACRE: The Tragedy at White River by Marshall Sprague ‧ RELEASE DATE: J A substantial, forceful reconstruction of the Mecker massacre ina small incident in the longer history of conflict between the red men and the white.

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Meeker Massacre and the White River War, Ute War, or the Ute Campaign, were conflicts that began when the Utes attacked an Indian agency on Septemkilling the Indian agent Nathan Meeker and his 10 male employees, and taking women and children as hostages.

United States Army forces were called in from Fort Steele in Wyoming. Following the massacre of Meeker and others, there was. Marshall Sprague (Ma – September 9, ) was an American journalist in New York, Paris, and China and author of books about western United States History.

From Ohio, he moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado to recuperate following a diagnosis of tuberculosis and settled there. He received the Colorado Authors League Top Hand Award for Massacre: The Tragedy At White River and A.

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The settler shot and decapitated the raider. On the Little Sioux River in Clay County, Inkpaduta’s band attacked Ambrose S. Mead’s home, killed his cattle, knocked down his wife and attempted to capture his year-old daughter, Emma. When she resisted, the chief beat her with a stick and carried off year-old Hattie instead.

The city of Tulsa was the site of the Tulsa race massacre, when a white mob burned a prosperous black neighborhood to the ground, killing likely hundreds of. The Fall Creek massacre refers to the slaughter of 9 Native Americans—two men, three women, two boys, and two girls—of uncertain tribal origin on Ma by seven white settlers in Madison County, tribal band was living in an encampment along Deer Lick Creek, near the falls at Fall Creek, the site of present-day Pendleton, Indiana.

The Bear River Massacre, or the Battle of Bear River or Massacre at Boa Ogoi, took place in present-day Franklin County, Idaho on Janu After years of skirmishes and food raids on farms and ranches, the United States Army attacked a Shoshone encampment, gathered at the confluence of the Bear River and Battle Creek in what was then southeastern Washington Territory, near the present.

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