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Thrilling scenes among the Indians. With a graphic description of Custer's last fight with Sitting Bull

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Newson, T. M. 1827-1893. (Thomas McLean)
Thrilling scenes among the Indians. With a graphic description of Custer's last fight with Sitting Bull
Belford, Clarke and Co., 1884
241 p. front., plates, ports. 19 cm.

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Contents

[Cover]

[Frontispiece] Sitting Bull

[Title page] Thrilling scenes among the Indians, pp. [1]-[2]

Contents, pp. 3-4

Preface, pp. 5-6

Mis-se-jar-ga; or, the angel guide, pp. 7-13

Indian treachery; or a run for life, pp. 14-23

Marriage and death of Minnehaha, pp. 24-29

Indian diplomacy, pp. 30-32

Minnetooka; an Indian legend, pp. 33-44

Thrilling scenes among the Indians, pp. 45-54

Wenona; Maiden Rock, pp. 55-58

Lake Pepin and scenery, pp. 59-61

Kis-se-me-pa and Kar-go-ga, pp. 62-64

The skulking dog, pp. 65-70

Pick-a-wa-ka and El-mo-na, pp. 71-74

Memory of a noted Chippewa chief, pp. 75-77

He-le-o-pa and Nim-pe-wa-pa, pp. 78-82

The Mississippi River; its scenery, pp. 83-86

The battle for the apron, pp. 87-91

A white Indian queen, p. 92

An Indian's theory of the celestial bodies, pp. 93-97

The inner life of the Indian, pp. 98-105

An-pe-tu-sa-pa; legend of St. Anthony Falls, pp. 106-110

My last night in a Sioux Indian camp, pp. 111-117

Peculiar Indian traditions, pp. 118-127

The game of ball, pp. 128-134

Pa-ha Wa-kan; or, the sacred descent, pp. 135-140

Old bets; romance of early life, pp. 141-144

Wa-zi-ya, and the enchanted knife, pp. 145-148

Opinions, beliefs and customs of the Indians, pp. 149-152

The last man--strange beliefs, pp. 153-171

General George A. Custer, pp. 172-177

Sitting Bull, or Ta-tou-ka-i-y-a-tou-ka, pp. 178-183

The last great Indian battle, pp. 184-191

Sitting Bull's first visit to civilization, pp. 192-200

An interesting trip, pp. 201-207

A genuine scare, pp. 208-212

Fort Snelling, pp. 213-214

Indian speeches and Indian council, pp. 215-220

Early missionary efforts, pp. 221-235

Indian poetry, pp. 236-238

Statistics, pp. 239-241 ff.

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