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The Resource Life among the Indians, or: : The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;, as given by Lorenzo D. & Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R. B. Stratton

Life among the Indians, or: : The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;, as given by Lorenzo D. & Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R. B. Stratton

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Life among the Indians, or: : The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;
Title
Life among the Indians, or:
Title remainder
The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;
Statement of responsibility
as given by Lorenzo D. & Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R. B. Stratton
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Language
eng
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Biography type
collective biography
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Rare Americana. 3d ser.
Series volume
no. 2
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Life among the Indians, or: : The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;, as given by Lorenzo D. & Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R. B. Stratton
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Note
  • First edition, 1857, has title "Life among the Indians; being an interesting narrative of the captivity of the Oatman girls ..." The 2d ed., 1857, and later printings have title "Captivity of the Oatman girls ..."
  • "Five hundred & fifty copies of this book designed and printed by the Grabhorn press, May, 1935. The illustrations are engraved on wood by Mallette Dean."
  • Introduction by Lindley Bynum
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Other physical details
illus. (map), plates.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00653168
  • ucoclc653168
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Life among the Indians, or: : The captivity of the Oatman girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians. Containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also, her singular recapture in 1856;, as given by Lorenzo D. & Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R. B. Stratton
Publication
Note
  • First edition, 1857, has title "Life among the Indians; being an interesting narrative of the captivity of the Oatman girls ..." The 2d ed., 1857, and later printings have title "Captivity of the Oatman girls ..."
  • "Five hundred & fifty copies of this book designed and printed by the Grabhorn press, May, 1935. The illustrations are engraved on wood by Mallette Dean."
  • Introduction by Lindley Bynum
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Other physical details
illus. (map), plates.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00653168
  • ucoclc653168

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