Image: Fort Cottonwood 1865 sketch

Afterwards Fort McPherson, in the Indian Campaign, 1865. The fort was one hundred miles west of Fort Kearney, and was originally occupied as a trading post by Sylvanus Dodge, father of General Dodge.

Title: Fort Cottonwood 1865 sketch

Keywords: Fort Cottonwood (Neb.) Fort McPherson (Neb.) Dodge, Sylvanus Dodge, Grenville M., 1831-1916

Date: 1865

Type: Visual Art