Objects found at the Battle of Summit Springs (11 July 1869).
19th c Native American Cheyenne; Sioux Applied Arts
(active before 1700 - present)
Denver. Colorado Historical Society.
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.
CHEYENNE | Objects found at the Battle of Summit Springs (11 July 1869). | c. 1869 | Native American | Cheyenne; Sioux
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