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The Resource Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873 : western frontier dragoon, by Aurora Hunt

Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873 : western frontier dragoon, by Aurora Hunt

Label
Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873 : western frontier dragoon
Title
Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873
Title remainder
western frontier dragoon
Statement of responsibility
by Aurora Hunt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
E181.C3
LC item number
H8 1958
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Frontier military series
Series volume
2
Label
Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873 : western frontier dragoon, by Aurora Hunt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-375)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The notable Carleton family -- A young man's literary aspirations -- Participation in the Maine Boundary controversy -- Cavalry training and first mission -- Brief suspension and reassignment -- Log books on the prairies -- The Battle of Buena Vista-another Thermopylae -- Escort duty and Army discipline -- The defense of New Mexican acquisitions -- A railroad route and Gran Quivira Mission -- Mail order business -- Tactics of the Russian Cossacks -- Mountain Meadows Massacre -- National disunity results in preferential appointment -- The California column advances -- Reestablishment of order in the Southwest -- Arizona secession and property confiscation -- Unsolved Indian problems -- Skullduggery -- An unpaid debt and white crosses marked "Unknown" -- The Carleton meteorite-other services and experiences -- Father and son : One career ends as another begins
Control code
944363
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Lccn
58002255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. 2 notecard's listing pages marked with paperslip notes; 1 paperslip note; 1 book catalog clipping; 1 publisher's blurb. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (some folded) coats of arms, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)944363
Label
Major General James Henry Carleton, 1814-1873 : western frontier dragoon, by Aurora Hunt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-375)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The notable Carleton family -- A young man's literary aspirations -- Participation in the Maine Boundary controversy -- Cavalry training and first mission -- Brief suspension and reassignment -- Log books on the prairies -- The Battle of Buena Vista-another Thermopylae -- Escort duty and Army discipline -- The defense of New Mexican acquisitions -- A railroad route and Gran Quivira Mission -- Mail order business -- Tactics of the Russian Cossacks -- Mountain Meadows Massacre -- National disunity results in preferential appointment -- The California column advances -- Reestablishment of order in the Southwest -- Arizona secession and property confiscation -- Unsolved Indian problems -- Skullduggery -- An unpaid debt and white crosses marked "Unknown" -- The Carleton meteorite-other services and experiences -- Father and son : One career ends as another begins
Control code
944363
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Lccn
58002255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. 2 notecard's listing pages marked with paperslip notes; 1 paperslip note; 1 book catalog clipping; 1 publisher's blurb. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (some folded) coats of arms, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)944363

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