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References Related to the Story of Poweshiek

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I am not a historian.  Some of these sources have obvious biases or inaccuracies, but I am more interested in telling the story than in sorting out who is right and who is wrong.  I try to use what someone else has written to tell the story.
  Andrews, L. F.  1908.  Pioneers of Polk County, Iowa and Reminiscences of Early Days.  Baker-Trisler Company, Des Moines.  
  Armstrong, Perry.  1887.  The Sauks and the Black Hawk War, with Biographical Sketches, etc.  H. W. Rokker, Printer and Binder.  
  Bennett, Mary, Johnathan Lantz Buffalo, and Dawn Suzanne Wanatee.  2004.  Meskwaki History.  CD ROM, The State Historical Society of Iowa.  
  Gregg, Asa.  Personal Recollections of the Early Settlement of Wapsinonoc Township and the Murder of Atwood by the Indians accessed at:  http://iagenweb.org/muscatine/westlibertyhistory/atwoodmurder.htm  
  Hagan, William T.  1958.  The Sac and Fox Indians  University of Oklahoma Press.  
  Hansen, Marcus L.  1918.  Old Fort Snelling, 1819-1858.  The State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City.  
  Marsh, Cutting.  1834.  Diary of.Wisconsin Historical Society Website at:   Wisconsin History archives  
  McKenny, Thomas L.  1872.  History of the Indian Tribes of North America, With Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.  D. Rice & and Co., Philadelphia.  
  Meacham, Hon. H. B.  1875.  Wigwam and War-Path, or the Royal Chief in Chains.  John P. Dale and Company, Boston.  
Waseskuk, Bertha. 2000. "Mesquakie History as We Know It:"  In The Worlds Between Two Rivers, Perspectives on American Indians in Iowa , University of Iowa Press, Iowa City, Iowa  52242.