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In this letter to George W. Martin of the Kansas State Historical Society, Albert Henning describes finding "the body of an indian with a number of bullet holes in his body." According to Henning, the Indian that he found was killed by a party of men from Oberlin who had gathered together in the aftermath of a March 1879 attack by the Northern Cheyenne under Dull Knife.

Creator: Henning, Albert
Date: August 16, 1905

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Item Number: 219419
Call Number: Indian History Coll. #590, Box 2 Folder Cheyenne, 1879-1947
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219419

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