sioux

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battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876); Custer was pursuing Sioux led by Sitting Bull; Custer underestimated the size of the Sioux forces (which were support Battle of Little Bighorn , Battle of the Little Bighorn , Custer's Last Stand , Little Bighorn
river that rises in northeastern South Dakota and flows southward to join the Missouri River at Sioux City, Iowa Big Sioux River
mountains in southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming; sacred to the Sioux (whites settling in the Black Hills led to the Battle of Little Bighorn); site of Mount Rushmore Black Hills
member of a group of Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux Brule , Miniconju , Sihasapa
chief of the Sioux who resisted the invasion of the Black Hills and joined Sitting Bull in the defeat of General Custer at Little Bighorn (1849-1877) Crazy Horse , Tashunca-Uitco
United States general who was killed along with all his command by the Sioux at the battle of Little Bighorn (1839-1876) Custer , General Custer , George Armstrong Custer
member of the Siouan people of the northern Mississippi valley; commonly called the Sioux Dakota
member of the eastern branch of the Sioux Eastern Sioux , Santee , Santee Dakota , Santee Sioux
member of the Sioux people formerly inhabiting an area along the Missouri river in western North Dakota Gros Ventre , Hidatsa
member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly lived in the western Dakotas; they were prominent in resisting the white encroachment into the northern Great Plains Hunkpapa
member of the large western branch of Sioux people which was made up of several groups that lived on the plains Lakota , Teton , Teton Dakota , Teton Sioux
member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly inhabited the Black Hills of western South Dakota Ogalala , Oglala
chief of the Sioux; he was with Sitting Bull and others at the battle of Little Bighorn (1876) when General Custer's troops were massacred (1835-1905) Rain-in-the-Face
family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux Siouan , Siouan language
city in northeastern Iowa where the Big Sioux River joins the Missouri Sioux City
chief of the Sioux; took up arms against settlers in the northern Great Plains and against United States Army troops; he was present at the battle of Little Bighorn (1876) when the Sioux massacred General Custer's troops (1831-1890) Sitting Bull
member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux Two Kettle
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