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In this letter to Ida Ferris, George W. Martin discusses information regarding the Indian, Black Hawk. Black Hawk, a leader of the Sauk (Sac) tribe, was involved in the War of 1812 and the Black Hawk War. Martin explains that "Black Hawk was never captured but gave himself up voluntarily because his warriors & chiefs were captured" in the aftermath of the Black Hawk War.

Creator: Martin, George W. (George Washington), 1841-1914
Date: June 21, 1910

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Item Number: 220087
Call Number: Ida M. Ferris Coll. #29, letters received relating to the Sauk and Fox Indians, 1908-1910
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 220087

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