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The life of Yellowstone Kelly

Author: Jerry Keenan
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Luther Sage "Yellowstone" Kelly (1849-1928) felt no need to embellish stories of his accomplishments. It was this modesty that has allowed Kelly to almost disappear from the pages of history. Until now, that is. Thanks to Jerry Keenan's dogged research we now have the first full-length biography of this extraordinary man, who knew the frontier of the American West and recorded his impressions of that time and place
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Keenan, Jerry.
Life of Yellowstone Kelly.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607795401
Online version:
Keenan, Jerry.
Life of Yellowstone Kelly.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006
(OCoLC)625319704
Named Person: Luther S Kelly; Luther S Kelly; Luther S Kelly
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Keenan
ISBN: 0826340350 9780826340351 9780826340351
OCLC Number: 70114403
Description: xxi, 377 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Geneva to the Missouri, 1849-1868 5 --
Chapter 2 Fort Buford to Fort Peck: Adventures Along the Upper Missouri, 1868-1870 23 --
Chapter 3 The Yellowstone Valley and the Judith Basin, 1870-1876 45 --
Chapter 4 The Sioux War of 1876-1877, Part One 71 --
Chapter 5 The Sioux War of 1876-1877, Part Two 93 --
Chapter 6 An Eastern Journey and the Nez Perce Campaign, 1877 107 --
Chapter 7 The Canadian Border to Yellowstone Park and Another Eastern Sojourn, 1877-1878 123 --
Chapter 8 Colorado, 1880-1891 141 --
Chapter 9 The War Department, 1891-1898 159 --
Chapter 10 Alaska: The Glenn Expedition, February-October, 1898 167 --
Chapter 11 Alaska Again: The Harriman Expedition, 1899 197 --
Chapter 12 The Philippines, 1899-1903 215 --
Chapter 13 San Carlos, Arizona, 1904-1909 245 --
Chapter 14 Nevada, 1909-1915 269 --
Chapter 15 Paradise, California: The End of the Trail, 1915-1928 279.
Responsibility: Jerry Keenan.
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A biography of Luther Sage "Yellowstone" Kelly (1849-1928), who knew many prominent figures of his era, including George Bird Grinnell, Col Nelson A Miles, William F "Buffalo Bill" Cody and President  Read more...

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.,."with this comprehensive and commendable biography, Jerry Keenan has disposed of any lingering dime-novel distortions about Luther Sage 'Yellowstone' Kelly and restored the real man."

 
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