FOLLOWING THE GUIDON

NY: Harpers, 1890. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 341 + adv. Green cloth stamped in gold, red white and blue. Illustrated with drawings and etchings, (including one of shooters on a train aiming at a herd of buffalo). Musical notation for the bugle throughout. 1892 ownership signature on front blank. Not in Howes, Rader 1008; Eberstadt 105:100. A fine copy. Item #59382

Elizabeth Custer followed her husband's regiment, and this account deals with the Washita campaign against Big Kettle and the Cheyennes starting in 1868. She talks about 7th Cavalry at Big Creek and its first march in Indian territory as well as the lives of the Indians around them.

Price: $275.00

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