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Isaac Taylor Coates Diary

Identifier: M1738

Scope and Contents

Personal journal of experiences in the Hancock expedition against Native Americans of Kansas and Nebraska; includes speeches by Hancock and Native leaders; mentions Custer's involvement with the Calvary.


  • 1867


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The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Volunteered as an army surgeon. Assigned to 7th Cavalry.


1 envelope(s)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Lucretia Kennedy, 2003.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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