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Douglas James Moore Diary, 1863-1891; Bulk 1863-1865

 Collection
Identifier: 1500-001-29
Content Description Frontier diary kept by a member of the Kansas Volunteer Cavalry, with entries dating from Dec 1863 to Jun 1891. Includes accounts of encounters with the Sioux and Cheyenne, with 2 brief handwritten draft summaries of diary entries (both dated in 1973).Materials laid in: one blue ribbon with inscription "3d Annual Reunion, 11th Kansas Vol. Cav., Topeka, Kas. Sept. 29, 1885" ; two leaves of lined note paper, one dated 27 Oct [19]73, and 28 Jun 1973, each with handwritten notes on the...
Dates: 1863 - 1891; Majority of material found within 1863 - 1865

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  • Subject: Cheyenne Indians X
  • Names: United States. Army. Cavalry, Kansas Volunteer, 11th X