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Eyewitness : Red Horse

Eyewitness : Red Horse

The Battle of Little Bighorn An Eyewitness Account by the Lakota Chief Red Horse recorded in pictographs and text at the Cheyenne River Reservation, 1881. Garrick Mallery, Picture Writing of the American Indians, 10th Annual Report of the Bureau of American...

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A newspaper and the Washita campaign

A newspaper and the Washita campaign

A NEWSPAPER AND THE WASHITA VICTORY Emporia News Archives (from microfilm) Emporia News, August 21, 1868. INDIAN MASSACRE. We clip the following news from the Junction City Union of Saturday last. We stop the press to record an Indian outbreak of a horrible...

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"Custer"

"Custer"

"Custer, the controversial life of George Armstrong Custer" by Jeffry Wert. The outlines of Custer's life are familiar to all: After graduating last in his class at West Point, he rose to become the Union's youngest general on the strength of his flamboyance...

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"The ABC of Custer's Last Stand"

"The ABC of Custer's Last Stand"

- BOOK REVIEW - "The ABC of Custer's Last Stand" (by Arthur Unger) : this is a blunt straightforward account of the Little Big Horn with no holds bared. It reminds me a great deal of Graham's great work the "Custer Myth" which provided a ton or resource...

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"Lee's Lost Triumph"

"Lee's Lost Triumph"

"Lee's Lost Triumph" by Tom Carhart. (click on the cover to buy the book!) A fascinating narrative -- and a bold new thesis in the study of the Civil War-that suggests Robert E. Lee had a heretofore undiscovered strategy at Gettysburg that, if successful,...

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The Sioux at Little Bighorn

The Sioux at Little Bighorn

SIOUX WARRIORS AT LITTLE BIGHORN Montana University American Horse (Wasico Tasunke) (14); Oglala Chief, leader of the Bear People band (12); son of Sitting Bear (11); his brother also fought in the battle (8); later a prominent chief at Pine Ridge Reservation;...

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The taboo: men tortured in the village

The taboo: men tortured in the village

How prisoners of the 7th cavalry were brought back to the village and horribly tortured TORTURE IN THE VILLAGE A whole part of the battle has become totally ignored: we know that the Native American warriors tortured wounded soldiers and mutilated their...

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"Sitting Bull" (1954)

"Sitting Bull" (1954)

Movie Guide Director: Sidney Salkow Release Date: 6 October 1954 (USA) Dale Robertson ... Major Robert 'Bob' Parrish Mary Murphy ... Kathy Howell J. Carrol Naish ... Sitting Bull (as J. Carroll Naish) John Litel ... Gen. Wilford Howell Joel Fluellen ......

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