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Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians...

Item # 205095

September 04, 1863

THE NEW YORK HERALD, from New York, September 4, 1863

* Kit Carson
* Civil war era original reading

On the front page under "Victory of Kit Carson Over the Indians" is a report that reads, in full: "From Albuquerque papers of August, we learn that on the 28th of July Colonel Kit Carson, with part of the First New Mexico regiment, had a fight with the Navajoe Indians beyond Ft. Canby. The Indians were defeated, with the loss of thirteen killed and over twenty wounded, and many prisoners."

Other news of the day with much on the war. Some lite foxing, otherwise in good condition. 8 pages.

Category: Yankee