Franklin

Captain Jack Crawford [electronic resource] : Buckskin Poet, Scout, and Showman / Franklin Folsom, Mary Elting Folsom ; illustrations by Rachel Folsom.

Author/Creator:
Folsom, Franklin, 1907-
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1993.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (386 p.)
Subjects:
Archaeological museums and collections -- Canada -- Guidebooks.
Archaeological museums and collections -- United States -- Guidebooks.
Indians of North America -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.
Indians of North America -- Museums -- Guidebooks.
Canada -- Guidebooks.
United States -- Guidebooks.
Canada -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.
United States -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This biography re-creates Jack Crawford's experience as a scout, rancher, miner, reformer, husband and father, and poet and entertainer to reinterpret the American Dream and the lure of getting rich pursued by many during the Gilded Age.
Contents:
Cover; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1. FROM DONEGAL TO FORT HELL; 2. CAPTAIN JACK IN THE BLACK HILLS; 3. CHIEF OF SCOUTS; 4. CODY, CARIBOO, AND THE VICTORIO CAMPAIGN; 5. POST TRADER AT FORT CRAIG; 6. ""THE CAMPFIRE AND THE TRAIL""; 7. SPECIAL AGENT; 8. IN SEARCH OF FAME AND FORTUNE; 9. TO THE KLONDIKE; 10. TWO YEARS IN THE GOLD FIELDS; 11. ""A GENIUS IN BUCKSKIN""; EPILOGUE: ""IF I BUT COULD""; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 434) and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Elting, Mary, 1906-2005.
ISBN:
1-280-40760-3
9786613577931
0-8263-5190-5
OCLC:
795894681
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy