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Mojave River Valley Museum
Books, Diaries, Journals
Captivity of the Oatman Girls
The first Encampment -- The Oatman Family -- The only traveling Companions of the Oatman Family resolve to remain -
Mr. and Mrs. Oatman in Perplexity -- The Massacre -- The Capture of Olive and Mary Ann -
Lorenzo Conscious of most of the Scenes of the Massacre -- Attacked by Wolves -- Olive and Mary Ann Purchased by the Mohaves -
One Year of Labor and Suffering -- Starvation -- The Decline of Mary Ann -- The killing of the two Captives as a Sacrifice -
An Expedition of Hostility against the Coccopahs -- The Preparation -- The Anxiety of Olive -- The Five Cochopa Captives --
Nowereha -- Evil Spirits -- Hopes of Escape
Lorenzo Oatman -- Dark Thoughts -- His earnest but fruitless Endeavors --
The false Report of Mr. Black -- Mr. Grinell -- Mr. Low.
Francisco goes over the River -- Secret Council -- Danger of a Fight among themselves --
A Letter from the Whites -- Advice to kill their Captive -- Daughter of the Chief --
Their Journey to Fort Yuma.