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1607–1811 | 1812–1865 | 1865–1898 | 1898–1999

Frontier period, 1865-1898

Of special interest are the records of activities which reflect the military experience in the upper great plains.

  • Army list and directory, US Adjutant General's Office. Various years from 1893-1941. (Fed Docs D 102.9)

  • Army Register, US Army, Division of Militia Affairs. 1896-1967. (Fed Docs D 102.9)

  • Minnesota in the Civil and Indian War, 1861-1865. St Paul: Pioneer Press, 1890-1893, 2 vols. (Sibley and Sully campaigns) 977.6/M666

  • On the trail of the Buffalo Soldiers; biographies of African Americans in the U S Army, 1866-1917 by Frank N Schubert. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources Service, 1995. 355.0092273

  • Roster of the Organized Militia of the United States, 1898-1909. (Fed Docs 102.9)

  • Seventh US Cavalry muster rolls. (Rolls #13575,13576,13577)

  • US Army Commands records, Fort Buford, letters, orders 1867-1894. (Roll #4287)

  • US Army Post Records, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Correspondence, plans, medical history, 1872-1878. (Rolls #5838, 4304, 4283)

  • US Army Post Records, Fort Rice, medical history, 1864-1878. (Roll #4277

  • US Army Post Records, Fort Seward, DT, 1872-1877. (Roll #4389, 4390)

  • US Army Post Records, Fort Totten, Abandoned Military Reservation, Commanding Officers, medical history, 1869-1892. (Roll #4278, 4273, 4274, 4275, 4277)

  • US Army Post Records, Fort Yates, medical history, 1878-1903. (Roll #4286

  • US Army Post Returns, Camp Hancock, 1872-1877. (Roll #4310)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Abercrombie, 1858-1977. (Roll #4305)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Abraham Lincoln, 1872-1913. (Roll #4284, 4311, 4312, 4313)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Fort McKeen, 1872. (Roll #4327)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Abraham Lincoln, ordnance , 1879-1889. (Roll #4314)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Berthold, 1865-1867. (Roll #4307)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Buford, 1866-1895. (Roll #4308, 4309)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Pembina, DT, 1870-1895. (Roll #4315, 4316)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Rice, 1864-1878. (Roll #4317, 4318)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Seward (Sykes), 1872-1877. (Roll #4319, 4328)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Stevenson, 1867-1883. (Roll #4320, 4321)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Totten, 1867-1890. (Roll #4322,4323)

  • US Army Post Returns, Fort Yates, 1875-1903. (Roll #4324,4325,4326)

  • US Army Ration Returns, Fort Abraham Lincoln, 1877. (Roll #1242)

  • US Army Registers of Enlisted, Indian Scouts, v150-151, 1866-1877. (Roll #4295)

  • US Army, Fort Totten, Major McLaughlin, Correspondence, miscellaneous papers, 1870-1891. (Roll #4361)

  • US War Department, Letters received, Adjutant General, series 31913, 1871-1878. (Rolls #13373-13412)

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