Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. xv, 96pp, including index. Color illustrations by Cohoe during his capivity; black & white photographic illustrations. Black and red cloth covered boards; gilt title to the spine; original color illustrated dust jacket. Near fine in near fine dustjacket (light wear to extremities; minor rubbing to front cover). Item #16037
With a catalogue of art of the Indians imprisoned at Fort Marion, Florida, 1875-78. "Cohoe was one of the seventy-two Plains Indian warriors taken as prisoners to Fort Marion, Florida, in 1875. Here they spent three long years in the confines of the hundred-year-old fort at St. Augustine." - Inside flap. Colorful sketches by Cohoe, the Cheyenne warrior, from his memories of the old days and from his new life in captivity. The 75th title in the Civilization of the American Indian series.