The Resource Captivity of the Oatman girls : being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R.B. Stratton

Captivity of the Oatman girls : being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R.B. Stratton

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Captivity of the Oatman girls : being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author
Title
Captivity of the Oatman girls
Title remainder
being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author
Statement of responsibility
R.B. Stratton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
**
Citation location within source
28. The Oatmans belonged to the Brewster faction of the Mormon church
Citation source
Morgan III
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Captivity of the Oatman girls : being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R.B. Stratton
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Publication
Note
  • "Twenty-third thousand."
  • Originally published: Life among the Indians, 1857. Second (1857) and later printings have title: The captivity of the Oatman girls
  • Bound in red cloth; blind stamped borders with inner cartouche; gilt stamped spine title
  • "Notices of the press, " 2 p. following text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
3d ed.
Extent
290, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spine repaired.
Other physical details
ill., ports., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370526155
Label
Captivity of the Oatman girls : being an interesting narrative of life among the Apache and Mohave Indians. Containing an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family by the Apache Indians, in 1851; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D. Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A. Oatman; also her singular recapture in 1856, as given by Lorenzo D. and Olive A. Oatman, the only surviving members of the family, to the author, R.B. Stratton
Publication
Note
  • "Twenty-third thousand."
  • Originally published: Life among the Indians, 1857. Second (1857) and later printings have title: The captivity of the Oatman girls
  • Bound in red cloth; blind stamped borders with inner cartouche; gilt stamped spine title
  • "Notices of the press, " 2 p. following text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
3d ed.
Extent
290, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spine repaired.
Other physical details
ill., ports., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370526155

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