George Armstrong Custer poses with his Indian scouts during the Black Hills expedition of The man pointing to the map was named "Bloody Knife," a member of the Cree tribe. Photograph by William Illingworth. (Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
On Wounded Knee Creek on the Pine Ridge reservation in South Dakota the Cavalry under Colonel James Forsyth were attempting to disarm the Minneconjou Sioux who were led by Big Foot. After Sitting Bull was killed a week earlier the Indians were relucta
This photograph taken in 1908 on Last Stand Hill features, from left, Whiteman Runs Him, Hairy Moccasin and Goes Ahead. - Photo courtesy of Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument. - Photographer not known.