The Sioux in Canada

November 18, 2019 admin 0

Following the 1876 Battle of the Little Bighorn in which the American 7th Cavalry under the command of Lt. Col. George Custer attacked a peaceful […]

The Sioux in 1866

The Sioux in 1866

February 17, 2016 admin 0

The designation “Sioux” is used to describe many different tribes who are divided into three linguistic divisions: Dakota, Nakota, and Lakota. While relative late-comers to […]

The Lame Cow War

The Lame Cow War

February 20, 2014 admin 0

In the 1840s a massive migration of non-Indians began in which long wagon trains would cross the Great Plains bringing new settlers into Utah, Oregon, […]

The Bozeman Trail

May 5, 2012 admin 0

In 1851, the United States called a treaty council at Fort Laramie, Wyoming which was attended by 8,000 – 12,000 Indians from the Cheyenne, Arapaho, […]