Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: May 22, 1863., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Wolf or search for Wolf in all documents.

Your search returned 5 results in 1 document section:

The Daily Dispatch: May 22, 1863., [Electronic resource], Death of an Indian Chief at Washington city. (search)
--The Washington Star, of a recent date, contains an account of the death and burial of "Yellow Wolf," who was sent to that city as one of the delegates to see President Lincoln. The Star says: and new blankets they arrayed the dying chief in them. A few moments before expiring, Yellow Wolf sent to Major S. G. Colley, the Indian Advent for that and other tribes, and taking the agent's huld be placed in charge of the Government. But the Indians insist upon its interment with Yellow Wolf, and the agents do not desire to offend them by a refusal. Yellow Wolf was nearly fifty yearWolf was nearly fifty years of age, and Maj. Colley, the agent of the tribe, and of the Indians in their section, says he is a serious loss, as he was always disposed to peace, and ruled his people justly but firmly. Another is death is, that when the delegation was about leaving their Western homes, the family of Yellow Wolf implored him not to leave, and were so persistent in their efforts to induce him to remain as to