The battle of little bighorn

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  • the battle of little bighorn
    • custer's mistakes
      • he turned down extra men and weapons
      • rode through the night
      • split the soldiers
        • 300 to custer
        • 125 to reno and benteen
      • he misjudged the indians
    • events that caused the war
      • 1847 - gold was found in the black hills of dakota
        • the hills were sacred to the indians and they didn't want people digging them up
      • indian tribes missed the deadline to move to new reservations
        • the army wanted to search for gold on the reservations
    • results
      • indians won
      • all indians were put on reservations by 1885

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