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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 Story from America's Library


You might know the story better as Custer's Last Stand. On the morning of June 25, 1876, Lieutenant Colonel George A. Custer and the 7th Cavalry charged into  ...

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  ...

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.

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (U.S. National Park ...


Official National Park Service site. Popular tourist destination in Eastern Montana, the sight of Custer's "Last Stand."

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


Accounts of the 1876 battle have focused on Custer's ill-fated cavalry. ... focuses on the fight on the Custer battlefield known as “Custer's Last Stand. .... Previously, General Custer's reckless and audacious charges won him the day but, as with ...

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 ...

Newsela | Time Machine (1876): General Custer's Last Stand


Time Machine (1876): General Custer's Last Stand. Bismarck Tribune Extra, adapted by Newsela staff. Word Count 1,827. Editor's Note: A Native American ...

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 ...

Program Transcript . Custer's Last Stand . WGBH American ... - PBS


The complete program transcript for "Custer's Last Stand" on AMERICAN ... Brigadier General Custer most of the qualities which go to make up a first-class hero.

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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 ... The Battle of the Little Bighorn, also called Custer's Last Stand, marked the ...

Battle Of Little Bighorn | HistoryNet


One of the columns was led by Lt. General George Custer, who spotted a Sioux .... hill (today called Custer Hill, or Last Stand Hill) where the soldiers were killed.