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The dancing ghosts... A Chippewa legend...
Item # 613313
September 11, 1849
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, September 11, 1849 Page three has the interesting Chippewa legend, "The Dancing Ghosts", which centers on their response to the Northern Lights phenomenon. The issue also contains much on the issue of slavery and Native Americans, as well as reports related to Westward Expansion.
Complete in four pages,with much political reporting, news of the day and period advertising found throughout. Four pages, very nice condition (see).
Category: Pre-Civil War