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Objects found at the Battle of Summit Springs (11 July 1869).
19th c Native American Cheyenne; Sioux Applied Arts

CHEYENNE Anonymous (active before 1700 - present)
c. 1869
19th c
Cheyenne; Sioux
Colorado.
Denver. Colorado Historical Society.
denv0179
The battle was fought between the Cheyenne and Sioux Tribes and the U.S. Army Cavalry. General Eugene A. Carr with 300 men of the Fifth Cavalry and a battalion of Pawnee Indian scouts attacked a band of some 500 Cheyenne Dog Soldiers led by Tall Bull. William F. (Buffalo Bill) Cody was also present. Items recovered include the shoes of a white woman.

Caption: CHEYENNE | Objects found at the Battle of Summit Springs (11 July 1869). | c. 1869 | Native American | Cheyenne; Sioux

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