Encyclopedia for the Great Plains

Encyclopedia for the Great Plains David J. Wishart, Editor MAIL-ORDER BRIDES The word "mail-order bride" indicates. Among Plains Indians, sight-unseen wedding ended up being usually arranged by using a m >bride price," meant to compensate your ex family members for the impending lack of her work. But marriage that is intercultural uncommon. In 1854, at a comfort seminar at Fort Laramie, a prominent Cheyenne chief asked for associated with U.S. Army the present of 100 white ladies ...
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