From, Bache's book The Young Wrecker, the boy Fred Ransom defends himself against a Native American man.

Fred Ransom and a Native American

From, Bache's book The Young Wrecker, the boy Fred Ransom defends himself against a Native American…

It has a large flat blade with a straight edge. At the back is a peen or hammer head, and in the middle is a socket for the handle or helve, the blade and helve being in one line.

Lather's Hatchet

It has a large flat blade with a straight edge. At the back is a peen or hammer head, and in the middle…

This illustration shows the murder of Miss M'Crea by two Native Americans.

Miss M'Crea

This illustration shows the murder of Miss M'Crea by two Native Americans.

A shield and assortment of Native American weapons.

Shield and Weapons

A shield and assortment of Native American weapons.

Tomahawk made of stone

Stone Tomahawk

Tomahawk made of stone

Two Native American tomahawks, covered in a beaded piece of cloth.

Tomahawk

Two Native American tomahawks, covered in a beaded piece of cloth.

Tomahawk made of iron.

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Tomahawk made of iron.

The tomahawk and arrow were used by Native Americans for hunting.

Tomahawk and Arrow

The tomahawk and arrow were used by Native Americans for hunting.