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Collection Reference Number GLC05201.018
From Archive Folder Letters of Army doctor under McCook, McKenzie & Miles re: Indian Wars 
Title Arthur Hartstuff to Florence Hartstuff reporting the capture of the last of the "hostiles" and advising her on her conduct.
Date 28 December 1890
Author Hartsuff, Arthur (fl. 1870-1893)  
Recipient Hartstuff, Florence  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description re: Hartsuff reports on the capture of the last of the "hostiles" and the prospect for their delivery to Pine Ridge the next day. Then he turns to the more important business of warning his daughter against the dangers of flattery and vanity - both of which can "ruin" a young woman.
Subjects American West  Military History  Health and Medical  Soldier's Letter  Westward Expansion  American Indian History  Morality and Ethics  Women's History  Children and Family  
People Hartstuff, Arthur (fl. 1870-1893)  
Place written Pine River Indian Agency, South Dakota
Theme Native Americans; Westward Expansion; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Daughter