Narrative of My Captivity Among the Sioux Indians

Narrative of My Captivity Among the Sioux Indians

"Narrative of my captivity among the Sioux Indians: with a brief account of General Sully's Indian expedition in 1864, bearing upon events occurring in my captivity" "I was a member of a small company of emigrants, who were attacked by an overwhelming force of hostile Sioux, which resulted in the death of a large proportion of the party, in my own capture, and a horrible captivity of five months' duration. Of my thrilling adventures and experience during this season of terror and privation, I propose to give a plain, unvarnished narrative, hoping the reader will be more interested in facts concerning the habits, manners, and customs of the Indians, and their trea...
Chapters
  1. 01
    00 - Dedication & Introductory
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  2. 02
    01 - Early History; Canada to Kansas; Death of My Father; ...
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  3. 03
    02 - The Attack and the Capture
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  4. 04
    03 - My Husband's Escape; Burial of the Dead; Arrival of ...
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  5. 05
    04 - Beginning of My Captivity
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  6. 06
    05 - Plan for Little Mary's Escape; Tortures of Uncertain...
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  7. 07
    06 - Continuation of our March into the Wilderness; Suffering...
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  8. 08
    07 - Powder River; Another Attempt to Escape; Detection...
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  9. 09
    08 - The Storm; Arrival at the Indian Village; The Old Chief'...
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  10. 10
    09 - Preparations for Battle; An Indian Village on the Move; S...
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  11. 11
    10 - Mourning for the Slain; Threatened with Death at the...
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  12. 12
    11 - Meet Another White Female Captive; Sad Story of ...
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  13. 13
    12 - First Intimation of My Little Mary's Fate; Despair and Deli...
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  14. 14
    13 - Arrival of 'Porcupine'; A Letter from Captain Marshall;...
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  15. 15
    14 - Lost in the Indian Village; Black Bear's White Wife; A S...
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  16. 16
    15 - Preparing the Chi-Cha-Cha, or Killikinnick; Attack on Capt...
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  17. 17
    16 - Scenes on Cannon Ball Prairie; Reflections
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  18. 18
    17 - A Prairie on Fire; Scenes of Terror
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  19. 19
    18 - Last Days with the Ogalalla Sioux; Massacre of a...
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  20. 20
    19 - Indian Customs
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  21. 21
    20 - An Indian Tradition; Arrival at the Blackfeet Village; An O...
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  22. 22
    21 - Appearance of Jumping Bear; I Prevail on Him to Carr...
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  23. 23
    22 - Retrospection; A Border Trading Post; Garrison Hospit...
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  24. 24
    23 - Sad Fate of Little Mary
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  25. 25
    24 - What Occurred at Fort Laramie After My Capture; Eff...
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  26. 26
    25 - Supper in Honor of Our Reunion; Departure from Fort...
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  27. 27
    26 - Elizabeth Blackwell; Mormon Home; A Brutal Fath...
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  28. 28
    27 - Move to Wyoming; False Friends; The Manuscript of My...
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    28 - General Sully's Expedition
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  30. 30
    29 - Poem to Mrs. Fannie Kelly; Certificate of Indian Chiefs; C...
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