THE RENO COURT OF INQUIRY: The Chicago Times Account

Fort Collins, Colorado: The Old Army Press, 1983. Second Edition. Hardcover. More than two years after the Battle of Big Horn, the second in command, Major Marcus A. Reno, who survived the disaster, requested a court of inquiry to clear allegations of dereliction of duty. This volume gathers together editorials and miscellaneous articles from The Chicago Times coverage of the inquiry, which was held at the Palmer House in Chicago from January 13 to February 11, 1879. Introduction by Robert M. Utley, with a portrait of Reno by Ernest Lisle Reedstrom. The first volume in the Source Custeriana Series. Octavo. Original white buckram-covered boards over a blue cloth spine, with gilt stamping. Near fine. Near fine. Item #69104
ISBN: 088342021X

Price: $125.00

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