Teachers' Guide to the Museum
Excerpt from Teachers' Guide to the Museum: The State Historical Society of Wisconsin Black kettle. Pipe formerly the property of this famous Cheyenne chief and warrior, whose village on Sand Creek, Colorado, was in 1864 attacked and destroyed by a force of militia, and a large number of innocent men, women, and children massacred. Black Kettle was later killed in an attack by United States troops under Gen. P. H. Sheridan, at his village on the Washita. - I. H. R. Daniel boone. Powder-horn, bear ing the initials of his brother', Israel Boone, from whom he received it. A silver coat-button bearing the monogram D. B. The bake-kettle used by him while exploring the Kentucky wilderness (1759 He presented this kettle as a keepsake to his friend and fellow frontiersman, Gen. Simon Kenton. There is also a cast of Boone's skull, made at Frankfort, Ky., in -m. H. R. John brown. Wrought-iron fire-dogs from the birthplace Of the famous anti slavery agitator at Torrington, Conn. One of the pikes provided by him for the arming of negroe's at Harper's Ferry, Va., October, 1859. Presented by Brown's lieutenant, John E. Cook, to Senator D. W Voorhees of Indiana - M. H. R. President grover cleveland. Force lain plate fr'om his White House dinner set. 'presented to the Museum by Presi dent Roosevelt. - A. R. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.