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One Real American: The Life of Ely S. Parker, Seneca Sachem and Civil War General

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"Ely S. Parker (1828-1895) is [a] unique but little-known [figure] in US history. A member of the Seneca, an Iroquois nation, Parker was an attorney, engineer, and tribal diplomat. Raised on a reservation but schooled at a Catholic institution, he learned English at a young age and became an interpreter for his people. During the American Civil War, he was commissioned as a lieutenant colonel and was the primary draftsman of the terms of the Confederate surrender at Appomattox. He eventually became President Grant's ...

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One Real American: The Life of Ely S. Parker, Seneca Sachem and Civil War General
2020, Abrams Books for Young Readers

ISBN-13: 9781419746574

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