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Discovery on July 12, 1867 of the remains of Second Lieutenant Lyman Kidder's patrol, killed in a running fight with Cheyenne and Sioux warriors on June 29, 1867, artist's impression, detail.

Scanned by: 
Sarah Goldberg, House Divided Project, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/20/2016
Notes: 
Cropped, edited, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, August 24, 2017.
Image type: 
engraving
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
Original caption: 
Discovering the remains of Lieutenant Kidder and ten men of the Seventh United States Cavalry.
Source citation: 

Harper's Weekly Magazine, August 17, 1867, p. 514.

Source note: 

Cropped from the fuller and larger image, also available here.