Letter from Captain John S. Poland to the Assistant Adjutant General of the Department of Dakota in Saint Paul, Minnesota, which gives an account from seven Sioux Indians of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer's defeat at the Battle of the Little Bighorn on June 25, 1876., 07/24/1876 - 07/24/1876
ARC Identifier 301973
Item from Record Group 393: Records of U.S. Army Continental Commands, 1817 - 1947
|Creator(s):||War Department. Division of the Missouri. (08/06/1866 - 07/02/1891)|
|Type(s) of Archival Materials:||Textual Records|
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|Coverage Dates:||07/24/1876 - 07/24/1876|
|Part Of:||Series: "Special File" of Letters Received, compiled 1863 - 1885|
|Specific Records Type(s):||Letters (Correspondence)|
|General Note(s):||The entire file, 5019 DMO 1876, has been reproduced on roll 3 of National Archives Microfilm Publication M1495. Additional information can be found in file 3770 AGO 1876 which has been reproduced on roll 273 of National Archives Microfilm Publication M666.|
|Online Resource:||Teaching with Documents|
|Online Resource URL:||http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/sioux-treaty|
|Online Resource Note:||The Teaching with Documents online lesson plan, "Sioux Treaty of 1868," features this item.
|Variant Control Number(s):||NAIL Control Number: NWCTB-393-DMOPI172E2547-5019DMO1876
NAIL Control Number: NWDT1-393-DMO-PI172E2547-5019DMO1876