Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Life of Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, or Black Hawk : embracing the tradition of his nation--Indian wars in which he has been engaged--cause of joining the British in their late war with America, and its history--description of the Rock-River village--manners and customs--encroachments by the whites, contrary to treaty--removal from his village in 1831 : with an account of the cause and general history of the late war, his surrender and confinement at Jefferson Barracks, and travels through the United States / dictated by himself ; J.B. Patterson, of Rock Island, editor and proprietor

Catalog Data

Author:
Black Hawk Sauk chief 1767-1838  Search this
Patterson, J. B (John Barton) 1805-1890  Search this
LeClair, Antoine b. 1797  Search this
Former owner:
Beard, John N. 19th cent. DSI  Search this
Siebert, Frank T (Frank Thomas) 1912-1998 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Black Hawk Sauk chief 1767-1838  Search this
Physical description:
xi, [2], 14-155 p. ; 19 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1833
Notes:
Interpreter (from p. [v]): Antoine Leclair, U.S. interpreter for the Sacs and Foxes.
Graff Coll. 313
Howes, W. U.S.iana, P-120
Sabin 5675 (1834 & 1845 eds. only)
Topic:
Black Hawk War, 1832  Search this
Kings and rulers  Search this
Call number:
E83.83 .B62 1833
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_562086