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Battle of the Little Bighorn - Wikipedia


The Battle of the Little Bighorn, known to the Lakota and other Plains Indians as the Battle of the ..... The route taken by Custer to his "Last Stand" remains a subject of debate. One pos...

Custer's Last Stand - America's Library


Custer's Last Stand June 25, 1876. What do you know about the Battle of Little Big Horn? You might know the story better as Custer's Last Stand. On the morning ...

The Battle of the Little Bighorn, 1876 - EyeWitness to History


An eyewitness account of Custer's last stand. ... As the Indians closed in, Custer ordered his men to shoot their horses and stack the ... However, during the Civil War his skills at war propelled him to the temporary rank of brigadier general.

Battle of the Little Bighorn - Native American History - HISTORY.com


Five days later, General Alfred Terry ordered George Custer's 7th Cavalry to scout ahead for enemy troops. ... Battle of the Little Bighorn: Custer's Last Stand.

Custer's Last Stand [ushistory.org]


Another Broken Treaty. Gold broke the delicate peace with the Sioux. In 1874, a scientific exploration group led by General George Armstrong Custer discovered  ...

Indians defeat Custer at Little Big Horn - Jun 25, 1876 - HISTORY.com


On June 17, the first column under the command of General George Crook was ... Within an hour, they were wiped out to the last man. ... Custer's Last Stand ...

Ten Myths of the Little Bighorn | HistoryNet


Feb 20, 2009 ... "Custer's Last Rally," by John Mulvany (Courtesy of Library of Congress) ... The participating warriors called it a Last Stand. Deal with it.

How the Battle of Little Bighorn Was Won | History | Smithsonian


Accounts of the 1876 battle have focused on Custer's ill-fated cavalry. ... to the killing of the last of Custer's troopers—a period of about two hours and 15 minutes.

Custer's Last Stand . American Experience . WGBH | PBS


On June 26, 1876, General George Armstrong Custer and 261 members of his ... Custer's Last Stand, a two-hour biography of one of the most celebrated and ...

Custer's Last Stand Still Stands Up | HistoryNet


4/6/2007 • Wild West. June 25, 1876, is a date that shall live in controversy. Even if Lieutenant Colonel (General to his men) George Armstrong Custer came ...