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The Resource A strange and distant shore : Indians of the Great Plains in exile, Brent Ashabranner

A strange and distant shore : Indians of the Great Plains in exile, Brent Ashabranner

Label
A strange and distant shore : Indians of the Great Plains in exile
Title
A strange and distant shore
Title remainder
Indians of the Great Plains in exile
Statement of responsibility
Brent Ashabranner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From 1875 to 1878, the Castillo de San Marcos, renamed Fort Marion, located in Florida, was used as a prison for 72 Plains Indians who had been taken prisoner during the Indian wars. They were eventually allowed to visit the nearby town of Saint Augustine. Some gained famed as the "Fort Marion artists" as they recreated in art scenes from their former lives
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ashabranner, Brent K.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian art
  • Castillo de San Marcos National Monument (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
  • Indian Removal, 1813-1903
  • Indian Removal (1813-1903)
  • Indian art
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Florida
  • Florida
  • Great Plains
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A strange and distant shore : Indians of the Great Plains in exile, Brent Ashabranner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 51-52) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Red River War -- The exiles -- Fort Marion and St. Augustine -- An explosion of art -- After Fort Marion
Control code
ocm32859134
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780525652014
Lccn
95023656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
A strange and distant shore : Indians of the Great Plains in exile, Brent Ashabranner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 51-52) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Red River War -- The exiles -- Fort Marion and St. Augustine -- An explosion of art -- After Fort Marion
Control code
ocm32859134
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780525652014
Lccn
95023656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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