Battle of the Big Hole in August 1877

by Tom C. Sherrill

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Statementas told by T.C. Sherrill, a volunteer member of Gen. Gibbon"s command which was so nearly wiped out on that occasion ; written by Ella C. Hathaway.
SeriesBook collection on microfilm relating to the North American Indian -- reel 5.
ContributionsHathaway, Ella C.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16313650M
OCLC/WorldCa5936015

On the morning of August 9, , Gibbon's soldiers, along with a contingent of local volunteers, attacked the sleeping tribe in what is today known as the Battle of the Big Hole. Less than 48 hours after they'd set up camp, the remaining Nez Perce once again found themselves fleeing for their lives and their freedom. The Battle of the Big Hole A History of General Gibbon's Engagement with Nez Percés Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August 9th, lesson plan template and teaching resources. This e-book text has been shared by Project Gutenberg James H. Bradley papers, Overview of the Collection Creator Bradley, James H. (James Howard), Title James H. Bradley papers Dates (inclusive) Quantity linear feet of shelf space Collection Number MC 49 (collection) Summary James H. Bradley was a first lieutenant in the 7th Infantry Regiment.   With the wars between the US and the Native Americans drawing to a close, one tribe in Eastern Oregon continued to resist. The Nez Perce, led by the 'Red Napoleon' Chief Joseph, refused to surrender and accept resettlement. Instead, Chief Joseph organized a band of warriors and set off for the Canadian border, pursued by 2, US Army troops under .

Battle of the Big Hole-mapjpg × ; 40 KB Big Hole Battle - Robert H 1, × ; KB Deeds of valor - how America's heroes won the medal of honor - personal reminiscences and records of officers and enlisted men who were awarded the congressional medal of honor for most conspicuous ().jpg 1, × 2, Instance of: battle. lay mountains low: flight of nez perce from idaho and battle of big hole - august , (plainsmen series) by terry c. johnston **brand new**.2/5(1). The Battle of the Big Hole: A History of General Gibbon's Engagement with Nez Percés Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August 9th, , by G. O. Shields (Gutenberg ebook) Filed under: Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., The Battle of Big Hole that took place in August, , in Montana. I am not going to try to recreate the wheel here and cover all the details of the Nez Perce War. There are plenty of books and websites that do that already.

Note: William Price, an editor for a consulting firm in New York, is the author of The Potlatch Run, a novel published by Dutton in , and articles on the Steptoe Battle in Washington Territory, Jack Slade, and Charley Reynolds in True West and Frontier ing their defeat of Gibbon’s army at Big Hole, the Nez Perce, led by Joseph, Looking Glass, and . Battle of the Big Hole in August as told by T.C. Sherrill, a volunteer member of Gen. Gibbon's command which was so nearly wiped out on that occasion Author: Sherrill, Tom C. Published: (). The following is from the book, Encyclopedia of American Indian Wars, by Jerry Keenan. 19 August Following the Battle of the Big Hole, Gen. O.O. Howard took up pursuit of the fleeing Nez Perce, who reversed course, crossed the Continental Divide, and .

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Get this from a library. Battle of the Big Hole in August [Tom C Sherrill; Ella C Hathaway]. In Battle of the Big Hole, noted historian Aubrey Haines has compiled the many written and first-person accounts of this historic moment in the Indian Wars into a complete and exhaustive history of the tely, neither the U.S.

forces or their adversaries could claim victory in the two-day struggle in this idyllic setting in southwest Montana, and the Nez /5(3). Excerpt from Battle of the Big Hole in August The station is at present in charge of M. Ramsey of the forest service, but T. Sherrill, one of the survivors of the Indian battle so long ago, was in charge for some years.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. Battle of the Big Hole in August as told by T.C. Sherrill, a volunteer member of Gen. Gibbon's command which was so nearly wiped out on that occasion. [Tom C Sherrill; Ella C Hathaway]. Big Hole National Battlefield. The Battle of the Big Hole on August 9was a turning point of the Nez Perce War, a five-month war in which U.S.

Army forces tried to place one third of the Nez Perce tribe on a reservation. The fighting began in White Bird Canyon in Idaho and had a dramatic ending in the Bear Paw Mountains of Montana. The Battle of the Big Hole A History of General Gibbon's Engagement with Nez Percés Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August 9th, by G.

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A History of General Gibbon’s Engagement with Nez Perce Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August referred to as the Battle of the Big Hole. When reading the history of any civilization it is important to remember there are two sides. If you know the history of the war this is a fun book to read, if you are looking for the flavor of the times it is ok.

If you are looking for a good history of the Battle of the Big Hole, stay away from this book.1/5(1). 8 The Battle of the Clearwater: Second Day, J 9 The Battle of the Big Hole, August10 Camas Meadows: Nez Perce Attack on Howard's Camp, Aug 11 Camas Meadows: Norwood's Encounter, Aug 12 Routes of the Nez Perces and the Army in the National Park, August-September 13 The Battle of Canyon.

The third battle of the Nez Perce War occurred on this day in Fleeing eastward with hopes of escaping to Canada, the Nez Perce made camp. Internet Archive BookReader The battle of the Big Hole: a history of General Gibbon's engagement with Nez Percés Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August 9th, James H.

Bradley was a first lieutenant in the 7th Infantry Regiment, stationed at Fort Shaw and Fort Benton, Montana Territory. Bradley was an amateur historian who wrote about the history of Montana and the Northwest, and his own military career. He was killed at the Battle of the Big Hole, August 9, Lay the Mountains Low: The Flight of the Nez Perce from Idaho and the Battle of the Big Hole - August(The Plainsmen Series) by Johnston, Terry C.

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BATTLE OF THE BIG HOLE IN AUGUST, As told by T. Sherrill, a volunteer member of Gen. Gibbon's command which was so nearly wiped out on that occasion. np: Self published. First edition.

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Price: $ The little know Battle of Canyon Creek took place on Thursday September 13th and lasted from 10 AM until dark, and was essentially a running fight against Nez Perce sharpshooters who fought a fierce almost text book rear guard action against the Seventh. Pages in category "August events" The following 6 pages are in this category, out of 6 total.

Battle of Camas Creek; Battle of the Big Hole; G. Big Hole National Battlefield, located west of Wisdom, is the third of four battle sites where the Nez Perce and soldiers fought. Photo courtesy of National Park Service Dates: Aug. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Battle of the Big Hole A History of General Gibbon's Engagement with Nez Percés Indians in the Big Hole Valley, Montana, August 9th, Lay the Mountains Low: The Flight of the Nez Perce from Idaho and the Battle of the Big Hole - AugustAverage rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based Brand: Terry C.

Johnston. This is the second part to a trilogy about the Nez Perce War offocusing on the drama which occurred after the Battle of White Bird Canyon and culminating with the tragic Big Hole Battle. Johnston takes you to the campsite, the fort, the trail ride, the battle ridge, and makes you consider how you would stand up against the elements /5(3).

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Jake Whiteplume, the coordinator of the Nez Perce Tribe Horse Program in Idaho, rides around a group of people gathered for the annual commemoration of the. Big Hole Information Combatants in a five-month conflict that came to be called the Nez Perce War of perished during the battle on August 9 Like other Indian Wars in the late 's, the Nez Perce War involved two very different groups with very different outlooks on land rights, civilian authority, government powers, social.

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In fact, the extended subtitle of this book is His – Journal of Exploration of the Snake River and Pursuit of the Nez Perce. Lay the Mountains Low: The Flight of the Nez Perce from Idaho and the Battle of the Big Hole, AugustTerry C.

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Shields. Aubrey L. Haines, An Elusive Victory: The Battle of the Big Hole (Falcon, ) An Elusive Victory is a different kind of book about the Nez Perce Flight for Freedom. Instead of dealing with the entire "war," the author focuses on only one of the battles and puts the incident under a.

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Johnston. St. Martin's Press. g BUY THE BOOK e-Book. Mass Market Paperbound; $ St. Martin's Press. St. Martin's Publishing Group. On Sale: 06/10/ ISBN: Pages. B&N NOOK; Google Play.The Battle of Big Hole (DVD): "Unlike other Indian Wars in the late 's, the Nez Perce War involved two very different groups with very different outlooks on land rights, civilian authority, government powers, social organization, and the responsibilities of the individuals to society.

In early August, the non-treaty Nez Perce camped for several days along the North Fork of the .