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Collection Reference Number GLC05201.017
From Archive Folder Letters of Army doctor under McCook, McKenzie & Miles re: Indian Wars 
Title Arthur Hartstuff to unknown reporting that his hospital is full of wounded Indians
Date [15 December-29 December 1890]
Author Hartsuff, Arthur (fl. 1870-1893)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description re: letter fragment in which Hartsuff claims that nothing has changed, although a "burial party" has been sent out to bury dead Indians and his own hospital is full of wounded. Claims that General Miles has sent a Peace Party out to the Indians to give them one last chance. "Peace if we can - war if we must."
Subjects American West  Military History  Health and Medical  Soldier's Letter  Westward Expansion  American Indian History  Peace  Injury or Wound  Death  Hospital  
People Hartstuff, Arthur (fl. 1870-1893)  
Place written Pine River Indian Agency, South Dakota
Theme Native Americans; Westward Expansion
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