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Parker, Ely Samuel 1828-1895

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Works: 104 works in 140 publications in 2 languages and 2,603 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Maps  Records and correspondence  Sources  Treaties 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E99.S3, B
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Reports of the secretaries of war and interior : in answer to resolutions of the Senate and House of Representatives in relation to the massacre at Fort Phil Kearney, on December 21, 1866 by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains reports from the Commissioner of Indian affairs and from General Grant, Commander of the armies of the United States
Testimony of the Society of Friends on Indian civilization, submitted to the commission appointed to consider the transfer of the Indian Bureau to the War Department by General Committee Appointed by the Several Yearly Meetings of Friends on the American Continent( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additional reasons for purchasing the Indian mound and other territory adjacent to the state experimental station by W. W Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of General Ely S. Parker by Arthur Caswell Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography and a history of Ely Samuel Parker or Ha-sa-no-an-da, a Seneca Indian of pure lineage, born in 1828 near Indian Falls, town of Pembroke, Genesee County, New York. His father was Jo-no-es-sto-wa, Dragon Fly, otherwise known as William Parker, a Tonawanda Seneca Chief, and Elizabeth. Ely married 17 Dec 1867 Minnie Sackett in Washington, D.C. He died in 1895. Includes a history of his ancestors
Report on the Dismal Swamp Canal, it cost, condition, and resources by Ely Samuel Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings of General Parker. : Extracts from his letters, and an autobiographical memoir of historical interest by Ely Samuel Parker( )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of Ho-De-No-Sau-Nee-Ga : or the people of the long house by Eber L Russell( )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter : Albany, to E.S. Parker, Pembroke, Genesee County by William C Bouck( )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

States his understanding of the issues between the Odgen Land Company and the Tonawanda Indians, and how a settlement can be achieved. Following the letter is an unsigned note, also addressed to Parker, explaining that Bouck's letter was read to the Tonawanda chiefs, and that the Indian agent had also read them a message from the War Dept
Washington, D.C., to Col. E.S. Parker, [Washington, D.C.] by Henry Wilson( )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

January 28, 1867, letter from Senator Wilson to Ely Samuel Parker, Seneca sachem, engineer, Union brigadier general, and U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs (1869-1871), noting that he had read Parker's "able report" on Indian affairs and requesting that Parker compose a bill embodying his ideas so that Wilson could submit it to the Congress
Appendix to last grand sachem of the Iroquois : by Arthur Caswell Parker( )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Material apparently gathered (but not used) by Parker for his The Life of General Ely S. Parker, published as v. 23 of Buffalo Historical Society Publications, 1919. Includes one of Ely Parker's school essays, "National faith", written 25 Nov. 1847 at Cayuga Academy; diary entries from a trip to Washington, 1-14 Jan. 1847; military dispatches, 4 Aug. 1864-2 Feb. 1865; letters to his brother Nicholson Parker, 5 Sept. 1863-25 Mar. 1868; a view of Indian affairs, from his 1869 annual report as Commissioner of Indian Affairs; and Capt. Samuel H. Beckwith's address at the marking of Parker's grave on 30 May 1905
Appomattox letters, 1865( )

1 edition published in 1865 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Volume contains: printed letters, 1893, between Charles H.T. Collis and Ely S. Parker, concerning a plan to reproduce for a celebration letters of Lee and Grant at Appomattox; printed narrative by Parker about the surrender of Lee; 4 printed letters of Grant to Lee, April 7-9, 1865; 5 facsimile signed letters of Lee to Grant, April 7-9, 1865; facsimile ADS, April 9, 1865, of Grant on the terms of surrender
[Souvenir of the dinner, given at the Waldorf, on April 27th, 1893, commemorating the birth of General Grant by Charles H. T Collis( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Ely Samuel Parker( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers include a petition addressed to Governor Silas Wright of New York, concerning the problem of non-Indian settlement on the Tonawanda Reservation. The petition was signed by several other chiefs and warriors of the reservation. Also included here is a story written by Ely Parker, regarding the separation of the Seneca and Wyandott Indian nations
to Maj. Gen. Burnside by Ely Samuel Parker( )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning Grant's having left Washington
A translation of the speech made by Jimmy Johnson at the Grand Council of the Confederacy of Iroquois held at the Indian village of Tonawanda ... : this speech is an abridgement of his annual speech or a repetition in brief of their religious precepts pretended to have been communicated from heaven by Jimmy Johnson( )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

October, 1845, speech by Jimmy Johnson, translated and abridged by Ely S. Parker (later U.S. commissioner of Indian affairs) which reiterates the religious and moral teachings of the Seneca prophet, Handsome Lake
Documents relating to the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two leaves from a manifold copy book and an envelope that once contained them. The first leaf is a letter from Ulysses S. Grant to Robert E. Lee, proposing terms of surrender. The second contains a letter from Lee to Grant, accepting the terms; followed by special orders issued at Grant's command by Lt. Col. Ely S. Parker, appointing officers to carry out the stipulations of the surrender
Letter ... to Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Parker : Camp McDermit, Nevada by Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins( )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Copy for H.H. Bancroft. The original letter was addressed to Major H. Douglass. Forwarded by him, with his report as Indian Superintendent, Nevada, to Parker. With another copy
The character of Grant by Ely Samuel Parker( )

1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ely Parker

Ely Parker dirigente seneca de la Reserva India de los Tonawanda.

Ely Parker militare e politico nativo americano

Ely S. Parker Amerikaans politicus (1828-1895)

Ely Samuel Parker Häuptling des Wolf-Clans der Seneca und Offizier unter US-General Ulysses S. Grant

Parker, E. S. 1828-1895

Parker, E. S. (Ely Samuel), 1828-1895

Parker, Eli S. 1828-1895

Parker, Eli S. (Eli Samuel), 1828-1895

Parker, Ely S. 1828-1895

Parker, Ely S. (Ely Samuel), 1828-1895

Паркер, Эли

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