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Letter from James Morrow Walsh to Edmond Frechette, October 28, 1874

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dc.contributor.author Walsh, James Morrow
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-18T17:23:20Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-18T17:23:20Z
dc.date.issued 1874-10-28
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10829/8211
dc.description.abstract Official letter from James M. Walsh to Edmond Frechette containing orders. James Morrow Walsh (1840 – 1905) was a North-West Mounted Police officer and the first Commissioner of the Yukon Territory. Walsh was known for his strong friendship with the famous Sioux leader Sitting Bull and became famous in the American press as "Sitting Bull's Boss." Fort Walsh, a National Historic Site of Canada, and Mount Walsh, a mountain peak in the Saint Elias Mountains in the Yukon, are named after him. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Herrick Library en_US
dc.subject Frechette, Edmond en_US
dc.subject Walsh, James Morrow, 1840-1905 en_US
dc.subject North-West Mounted Police en_US
dc.title Letter from James Morrow Walsh to Edmond Frechette, October 28, 1874 en_US
dc.type Correspondence en_US


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