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My Army Life and the Fort Phil Kearny Massacre: With An Account of the Celebration of Wyoming Opened

By: Frances C. Carrington; With An introduction by Shannon Smith Calitri.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: [2004]

Seller ID: 264437


First published in 1910, Frances C. Carrington's My Army Life and the Fort Phil Kearney Massacre recounted the author's adventures as an army wife on the Great Plains, but also sought to set the record straight on her second husband's involvement in the Fetterman fight.Frances traveled with her first husband, Lt. George Washington Grummond, to Fort Phil Kearney in Wyoming in 1866 where he was killed in the Fetterman incident just a few months later. She eventually ma... View more info