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This copy from an original photograph shows Sarah Catherine White Brooks. Sarah was captured by Cheyenne Indians on August 13, 1868 on the family homestead near the Republican River in northern, Kansas. For seven months Sarah was held in captivity until March of 1869 when General George Custer and troops from the Seventh and Nineteenth Kansas rescued her.

Creator: Cunningham, C. C.
Date: Between 1879 and 1880

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Item Number: 505139
Call Number: Accn# 1998-220.01, #1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 505139

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