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The Old Sergeant's Story Fighting Indians and Bad Men in Texas From 1870 to 1876

By: Carter, R. G. Robert Captain

Price: $475.00

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick H. Hitchcock: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11098


220 pages, frontis, illustrations. This copy is from the Ramon Adams collection and has his name stamped and a number on the front blank end-paper. The story of John B. Charlton sergeant of the 1st Light Battery, and sergeant of "F" Troop 4th U.S. Cavalry from April 1865 to April 1876. An Indian War veteran who served under Randal Mackenzie and with Captain Carter. Adobe Walls, Wild Bill Hickok, Comanches, Indian fights, etc. Rader 610, Six-Guns 383 , Howes C194 View more info

Buffalo Bill Cody The Man Behind The Legend

By: Carter, Robert A.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2589


496 pages, photos. "In Buffalo Bill Cody, the first full biography in over thirty years, we are given an intimate glimpse into the exhilarating life of this one-of-a-kind frontiersman and enormously popular showman, from his famous exploits to the lesser-known dramas surrounding his life. We gain fresh insights about many of the mysteries of Buffalo Bill's life, including whether he indeed killed Yellow Hand-the "first scalp for Custer." Elegantly written, Bu... View more info

Massacre of Salt Creek Prairie and the Cowboy's Verdict

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite

Price: $1,650.00

Publisher: Washington, Gibson Bros. Printers: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9848


48 pages, original wraps, slight edge wear, outside hinge split about ½ way, limited to 100 copies, housed in a protective hard case . Carter was a Medal of Honor recipient, gives personal accounts of the Texas frontier while serving under Ranald Mackenzie in the 4th Cavalry. Kiowas, Satanta, General Sherman, buffalo hunting, Texas forts, Concho, Richardson, Fort Griffin, rescue of white girl captives, etc. Howes C193. Rare! View more info

Pursuit of Kicking Bird A Campaign in the Texas Badlands

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Washington, Gibson Bros. Printers: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014501


44 pages, original wraps, spine professionally repaired, SIGNED by author, limited to 100 copies. Housed in a custom case. Much on Texas military posts and frontier, Kiowas, General Sherman, Mackenzie, etc. Rader 613, Howes C197. View more info

Four Brothers in Blue A Story of the Great Civil War from Bull Run to Appomattox Foreword by Frank Vandiver, Introduction by John M. Carroll

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite, R. G. Frank Vandiver, John M. Carroll

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6329


537 pages, photo. "These letters, collected and transcribed by Captain Robert Goldthwaite Carter in the 1870s, are among the finest primary sources on the daily life of the Union soldier in the Civil War. Robert and his three brothers all saw action with the Army of the Potomac under its various commanders, Generals McClellan, Burnside, Hooker, Meade, and Grant. At times in pairs but often in neighboring units, they fought on the battlefields of Bull Run, Antietam, F... View more info