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SMITH, GEORGE W.

SMITH, GEORGE W. (?–?). George W. Smith was a lieutenant in the United States Ninth Cavalry and a post adjutant in San Antonio in April and May 1875, when he received information from John Lapham Bullis telling of Bullis's rescue from a party of Comanches by three Black Seminole scouts at Eagle's Nest crossing of the Pecos.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Kenneth Wiggins Porter, "The Seminole Negro-Indian Scouts, 1870–1881," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 55 (January 1952).

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"SMITH, GEORGE W.," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fsm20), accessed August 01, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.