Choctaw Chickasaw Observer

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This collection concerns the story of two Confederates who fought, were wounded and captured at the 1st battle of Cabin Creek. The soldiers were hospitalized at Fort Gibson until they escaped and traveled to North Fork Town. Additionally, there is a story related from a member of Quntrill's and his travels through Missouri to the Choctaw Nation. Included are works of fiction concerning romances. The paper was produced at Boggy Depot during the Civil War.

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Creator: Unknown. November 30, 1863.

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This collection concerns the story of two Confederates who fought, were wounded and captured at the 1st battle of Cabin Creek. The soldiers were hospitalized at Fort Gibson until they escaped and traveled to North Fork Town. Additionally, there is a story related from a member of Quntrill's and his travels through Missouri to the Choctaw Nation. Included are works of fiction concerning romances. The paper was produced at Boggy Depot during the Civil War.

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Transcript of the Choctaw Chickasaw Observer

Transcription of the Choctaw Chickasaw Observer which tells the story of two Confederate soldiers, the travels of Quantrill's band, and features works of romantic fiction.

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  • November 30, 1863

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  • April 1, 2021, 5:28 a.m.

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  • June 17, 2021, 10:33 a.m.

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Choctaw Chickasaw Observer, text, November 30, 1863; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1776923/: accessed September 29, 2022), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.

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