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Overview of the Collection

Crook, George, 1829-1890
George Crook papers
1863-1890 (inclusive)
0.1 linear feet, (2 containers)  :  2 folders
Collection Number
A 024
George Crook was a U.S. Army officer. The George Crook papers comprise letters concerning the Sioux campaign of 1876, the Apache campaigns of 1883 and 1886, the Sioux Commission, 1889, and the relocation of the Apache Indian reservation.
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Subject Terms

  • Apache Indians--Wars, 1883-1886
  • Black Hills War, 1876-1877--Wars, 1876
  • Generals--United States
  • Indians of North America--Government relations--1869-1934
  • Indians of North America--Wars--1866-1895

Personal Names

  • Crawford, Emmett
  • Crook, George, 1829-1890
  • Crook, George, 1829-1890
  • Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876
  • Kennon, Lyman Walter Vere, 1858-1918
  • Mackenzie, Randal Slidell, 1840-1889
  • Maus, Marion P. (Marion Perry), 1850-1930
  • Merritt, Wesley, 1834-1910
  • Strahorn, Robert E. (Robert Edmund), 1852-1944

Corporate Names

  • United States. Sioux Commission (1889)