In the summer of 1874, Brevet Major General George Armstrong Custer led an expedition of some 1000
Kicking Bear ~ Oglala Lakota
Kicking Bear (March 18, 1846 – May 28, 1904), also called Matȟó Wanáȟtake, was an Oglala Lakota who became a band chief of the Miniconjou Lakota Sioux. He fought in several battles with his
Little Big Man ~ Oglala Lakota
Little Big Man or Charging Bear was an Oglala Lakota, a fearless and respected warrior who fought
Statement of the Lakota Student Alliance Regarding Mt. Rushmore and the Black Hills
Mt. Rushmore is a desecration of our Sacred Mother Earth and a slap in the face of Lakota peoples
Why Was the Crazy Horse Memorial Built?
The Crazy Horse Memorial is a site in the Black Hills of South Dakota that includes a mountain sculpture, a cultural center and a
Great Sioux War of 1876
The Great Sioux War of 1876, also known as the Black Hills War, was a series of battles and negotiations which occurred between 1876 and 1877 involving the Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne against
Sioux Wars: Powder River War
In 1865 Major General Grenville M. Dodge ordered a punitive expedition against the Sioux, Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes that lived in the Black Hills region. General Patrick E. Connor was placed in
Great Sioux War
The Great Sioux War refers to series of conflicts from 1876 to 1877 involving the Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne tribes. Following the influx of gold miners to the Black Hills of South Dakota,
Red Cloud’s War
What Did the Sioux Indians Use to Make Pottery?
The Sioux Nation is comprised of several tribes that originally inhabited the the Great Plains area of the United States.
The Savage (1952)
Photographed in the Black Hills of South Dakota,the film opens in 1868 in Sioux
The movie opens up 1000 years ago in the Black Hills and tells us the the story of a Lakota boy named Eagle Boy
Prairie Edge Hunt
"Prairie Edge Hunt" is the forth and latest in the series of this type of monumental cast-paper sculptures by Allen and Patty