Slaveholding Indians: The American Indian as Slaveholder and Secessionist; The American Indian as Participant in the Civil War; The American Indian under Reconstruction
Cleveland: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1915-1925. First editions. Hardcover. Near fine. Item #21820 .
Three volumes. 8vo. Red cloth, gilt spine titles, top edges gilt. 394, 403, 419pp. Indices; maps and plans included in the pagination. A near fine set showing only traces of wear. Ownership name in pencil on front free endpapers.
An amazing treatment of the Five Nations in Indian Territory and the impact on them and their black slaves by the Civil War as well as attempts by the Confederacy to secure alliances.
Rare in first editions. Howes A-9.
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