Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. (xv), 237 pages. Bibliography, index, map, photographs. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine in illustrted dust jacket. Fine in near fine dustjacket (light wear at corners & spine ends). Item #5285
In the summer of 1867 the Kiowas, Cheyennes, Osages, Arapahoes and others met in southern Kansas with members of the U.S. Peace Commission. This book brings together published and unpublished accounts (of reporters for the nation's largest newspapers) to give an hour-to-hour report of the dramatic events culminating in the signing of the Treaty of Medicine Lodge,October 21, 1867.