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In this item, A. M. Campbell relates his experiences regarding the Delawares, the Southern Cheyennes, Black Kettle, and the Battle of Washita. Serving as a ferry boat operator in Lawrence, Kansas Territory during the early 1850s, Campbell explains that he was "well acquainted" with Black Kettle and the members of his band. As the item indicates, Black Kettle was killed in 1868 during the Battle of the Washita in Oklahoma.

Creator: Campbell, A.M.
Date: October 10, 1905

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Item Number: 219440
Call Number: Indian History Coll. #590, Box 2 Folder Cheyenne, 1897-1947
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219440

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