The Sand Creek massacre was a massacre in the American Indian Wars that
occurred on November 29, 1864, when a 675-man force of Colorado U.S. ...
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The Sand Creek Massacre summary: On November 29, 1864, seven hundred
members of the Colorado Territory militia embarked on an attack of Cheyenne
Colonel John M. Chivington attacked an unsuspecting village of Cheyenne and
Arapahoe Indians camped on Sand Creek. An eyewitness testified: "...I think I ...
On this day in History, Sand Creek massacre on Nov 29, 1864. Learn more about
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That's now changed, with the opening of the Sand Creek Massacre National
Historic Site. “We're the only unit in the National Park Service that has 'massacre'
The Sand Creek Massacre in Colorado on November 29, 1864, was one of the
most infamous incidents of the Indian Wars, resulting in military and ...
Nov 27, 2014 ... Sand Creek was one of many assaults on American Indians during the war, from
Patrick Edward Connor's massacre of Shoshone villagers ...
Documents on the Sand Creek Massacre. I. Two Editorials from the Rocky
Mountain News (1864) · II. Congressional testimony by John S. Smith, an
He based it on his oral history that was passed down through his family from his
great-great grandfather, who survived the Sand Creek Massacre) Cheyenne ...