John Gibbon Diary
Scope and Contents
Journal describes trip by wagon to and from Montana to Cheyenne, Wyoming, to attend a court-martial.
- Gibbon, John,1827-1896. (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
John Gibbon was the post commander of Ft. Sanders, Dakota, later Wyoming Territory in the 1860s-1870s; later Post Commander for Ft. Laramie, Wyoming Territory (1880s). Major General in U.S. Army during Civil War; commander in Indian campaigns.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Robin Rubinfin, 1981.
- Courts-martial and courts of inquiry -- West (U.S.) -- Archives. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Diaries Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Gibbon, John, 1827-1896 -- Archives.
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