LIFE OF GENERAL ELY S. PARKER

By: A.C. Parker

Price: $165.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


1st. Edition , only printing 1919 , Purple cloth hardcover with gilt letters on the spine , 346 page book . Illustrated with black & white photos and maps and a folded facsimile document . Ely Samuel Parker ( 1828 - 08/31/ 1895 ). born Hasanoanda , later known as Donehogawa ,he was a member of the Seneca Nation , A U.S. Army officer , attorney , engineer , and tribal diplomat. He was commissioned a Lieutenant colonel during the American Civil War , when he serviced as adjutant and secretary to General Ulysses S. Grant . He also wrote the final draft of the Confederate surrender terms at Appomattox. Later in his career , Parker rose to the rank of Brevet Brigadier Genneral . When President Grant was elected Parter was Commissioner of Indian Affairs , the first Native American to hold that post. Condition : Very Good , with smal cracking at the hinge edge rubs and light bumps. A very scarce first edition of this important book .

Title: LIFE OF GENERAL ELY S. PARKER

Author Name: A.C. Parker

Illustrator: author

Categories: U.S. History / Military History / History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Buffalo , NY, Buffalo Historcal Society Publications: 1919

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket as Issued

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall

Seller ID: 111520-A

Keywords: U.S. History / American Civil War / U.S.Grant / Native American / Seneca Nation,