Lawrie Tatum, Indian agent ; Quaker values and hard choices

by Robert Hixson

Other authorsJack Hokeah (Cover artist)
Pamphlet, 1981



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CP 238/2


[Wallingford, Pa. : Pendle Hill Publications, 1981]

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This is a very interesting pamphlet about a Quaker Indian agent after the American Civil War. Committed to peaceful ways, he tried to get war-like tribes, Kiowas and Comanches, who were committed to their warrior cultures, to move to a reservation, start farming, and give up raiding, killing, and
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taking captives. He was liked and trusted, but ultimately unsuccessful and frustrated.
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