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The Resource Quantrill and the border wars, by William Elsey Connelley ; introduction by Homer Croy

Quantrill and the border wars, by William Elsey Connelley ; introduction by Homer Croy

Label
Quantrill and the border wars
Title
Quantrill and the border wars
Statement of responsibility
by William Elsey Connelley ; introduction by Homer Croy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an account of the border skirmishes that occurred along the Missouri-Kansas border during the Civil War years, focusing on the activities of William Clarke Quantrill and his troop of Confederate irregulars, and including biographical information about Quantrill
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E470.45
LC item number
.C75 1956
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Quantrill and the border wars, by William Elsey Connelley ; introduction by Homer Croy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Errata": p. [541]
  • Donated to WPPL by Lt. Col. Ronald and Jan Filkill
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Quantrill family -- Early life of Quantrill -- From Ohio to Kansas -- Quantrill in Kansas and Utah -- Quantrill as a Kansas teacher -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: a border ruffian at Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: a jayhawker at Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: the traitor, the Morgan Walker raid -- Quantrill the forsworn: what he told the Missourians -- Aftermath of the Morgan Walker raid -- Quantrill's return to Kansas -- Quantrill becomes a guerrilla -- Conditions in Missouri -- Quantrill becomes notorious: Aubry and other skirmishes -- Quantrill outlawed: big blue bridge, Tate house -- Quantrill, the guerrilla chief: Pink Hill, the Clark farm, at Sni Ford, the Lowe house -- Quantrill in the summer of 1862 -- Quantrill at Independence -- Quantrill a Confederate captain -- Quantrill goes to Richmond, Virginia -- The Lawrence Massacre I -- The Lawrence Massacre II -- The Lawrence Massacre III -- The Lawrence Massacre IV -- The Lawrence Massacre V -- The Lawrence Massacre VI -- The Lawrence Massacre VII: incidents of the massacre -- The Lawrence Massacre VIII: departure of the guerrillas -- The Lawrence Massacre IX: pursuit of the guerrillas -- The Baxter Springs Massacre -- Disintegration of the Quantrill band -- Quantrill in the summer of 1864 -- Quantrill leaves Missouri -- Quantrill in Kentucky -- Quantrill the fatalist -- The last battle -- Death
Control code
ocm00580948
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, [2], 6-542 p., [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
56008736
Note
Lt. Col. Ronald and Jan Filkill Civil War Collection.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00580948
  • (OCoLC)00580948
Label
Quantrill and the border wars, by William Elsey Connelley ; introduction by Homer Croy
Publication
Note
  • "Errata": p. [541]
  • Donated to WPPL by Lt. Col. Ronald and Jan Filkill
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Quantrill family -- Early life of Quantrill -- From Ohio to Kansas -- Quantrill in Kansas and Utah -- Quantrill as a Kansas teacher -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: a border ruffian at Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: a jayhawker at Lawrence -- Quantrill as Charley Hart: the traitor, the Morgan Walker raid -- Quantrill the forsworn: what he told the Missourians -- Aftermath of the Morgan Walker raid -- Quantrill's return to Kansas -- Quantrill becomes a guerrilla -- Conditions in Missouri -- Quantrill becomes notorious: Aubry and other skirmishes -- Quantrill outlawed: big blue bridge, Tate house -- Quantrill, the guerrilla chief: Pink Hill, the Clark farm, at Sni Ford, the Lowe house -- Quantrill in the summer of 1862 -- Quantrill at Independence -- Quantrill a Confederate captain -- Quantrill goes to Richmond, Virginia -- The Lawrence Massacre I -- The Lawrence Massacre II -- The Lawrence Massacre III -- The Lawrence Massacre IV -- The Lawrence Massacre V -- The Lawrence Massacre VI -- The Lawrence Massacre VII: incidents of the massacre -- The Lawrence Massacre VIII: departure of the guerrillas -- The Lawrence Massacre IX: pursuit of the guerrillas -- The Baxter Springs Massacre -- Disintegration of the Quantrill band -- Quantrill in the summer of 1864 -- Quantrill leaves Missouri -- Quantrill in Kentucky -- Quantrill the fatalist -- The last battle -- Death
Control code
ocm00580948
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, [2], 6-542 p., [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
56008736
Note
Lt. Col. Ronald and Jan Filkill Civil War Collection.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00580948
  • (OCoLC)00580948

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