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Edward Richard Sprigg Canby papers, 1861-ca. 1880.
BANC MSS C-D 5074
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Title:

Edward Richard Sprigg Canby papers, 1861-ca. 1880

Creator/Contributor:

Canby, Edward Richard Sprigg, 1817-1873, creator

Abstract:

Letter, 1863, to Adjutant General, State of New York, concerning for service of J.C. Lemmon; copies of dispatches and notes from official Civil War records; copies of accounts of Canby's murder by the Modoc Indians, from various publications.

Date:

1861 (issued)

Subject:

Modoc Indians -- Wars, 1873
Indians of North America -- California
Indians -- Warfare
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Physical Description:

6 folders in portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-D 5074

Origin:

California