Indian Wars

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  • The Indian Wars
  • Little Crow's War
    • The Indian Wars
    • Crop failure and starvation on their reservation
    • Sitting Bull visited reservation, he then says he will never live in a reservation.
  • Crop failure and starvation on their reservation
  • Moved to barren place that's water was unfit for drinking
    • Little Crow's War
      • Sitting Bull visited reservation, he then says he will never live in a reservation.
  • Red Cloud's War
    • Sand Creek massacre - militia - local volunteers. Attacked Indians, retaliated by attacking wagon train.
    • Red Cloud's main achievement.
    • They got allies and fought through winter.
    • 1868 - Government forced to admit defeat & change its policy.
    • Red Cloud agreed to a treaty forcing them to go on to a reservation
    • Some bands carry on warpath with Sitting Bull & Crazy Horse
  • Gold was discovered in Rocky mountains, broke peace treaty.
    • Red Cloud's War
      • Sand Creek massacre - militia - local volunteers. Attacked Indians, retaliated by attacking wagon train.
      • Red Cloud's main achievement.
      • They got allies and fought through winter.
      • 1868 - Government forced to admit defeat & change its policy.
      • Red Cloud agreed to a treaty forcing them to go on to a reservation
      • Some bands carry on warpath with Sitting Bull & Crazy Horse

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