PARK DIG YIELDS CUSTER ARTIFACTS
- TWO SIDES OF LITTLE BIGHORN. Gildart, Bert // Civil War Times Illustrated;Jun2001, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p24
Presents a tour of the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument in Montana and the changes in the program presentations during the tour. Details of events that led to the battle at Little Bighorn; Introduction of programs with the participation of Native Americans.
- An American Indian memorial. McCleary, Timothy P. // Cobblestone;Nov97, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p36
Explains why Montana's Custer Battlefield National Monument was renamed Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument in 1991. Design, construction and maintenance of a memorial in honor of American Indians who participated in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876; Site's interpretation of the...
- Little Bighorn Battlefield Also Has Museum Treats. Rose, John // Wild West;Jun2007, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p60
The article presents information on the visitors center museum at Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument located in Montana. The facility memorializes the Battle of the Little Bighorn. It has a collection of nearly 25,000 items, including relics from 7th Cavalry officer George Armstrong...
- LITTLE BIGHORN. Gildart, Bert // Native Peoples Magazine;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p61
The article provides a historical overview of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. The battle, which occurred on June 25, 1876, near the Little Bighorn River in the eastern Montana Territory, was an armed engagement between a Lakota-Northern Cheyenne combined force and the seventh Cavalry of the...
- UNDYING FAME. Philbrick, Nathaniel // American Heritage;Spring2010, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p26
The article discusses the Battle of Little Big Horn in Montana, which featured the military leadership of Sioux Indian Chief Sitting Bull and U.S. Lieutenant George Armstrong Custer of the U.S. 7th Cavalry. A discussion of the impact that the battle had on the U.S. government's relations with...
- NOT JUST FOR CUSTER. LaGesse, David // U.S. News & World Report;7/4/2005, Vol. 139 Issue 1, p74
Discusses vacations to Little Bighorn Battlefield in Montana. Controversy which has surrounded the site since Lt. Col. George Custer and 262 other men lost their lives in an epic two-day clash with Plains Indians; Suggestion that Little Bighorn is a place to relive the raw Old West and its war...
- REMEMBERING CUSTER. Silberman, Neil Asher // Archaeology;Mar/Apr90, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p58
Focuses on the Custer Battlefield National Monument in Montana. History of the battle of Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer and his troops on june 25, 1876; Iconlike image of the monument; Archaeological excavations at the site; Battle-related artifacts found at the national monument site.
- NATIVE MARKER PLANNED AT CUSTER BATTLEFIELD. // National Parks;Jan/Feb89, Vol. 63 Issue 1/2, p12
Reports on the plan of the United States National Park Service to install a memorial to the Native Americans who died in the Battle of the Little Bighorn at Custer Battlefield National Monument in southern Montana. Reason behind the plan; Groups that will be consulted by the agency with regards...
- Little Big Horn venture abandoned. // American History;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p8
Reports that the National Park Service has decided to withdraw from the partnership with North Shield Ventures Inc. and the Crow tribe in the development projects for the Little Big Horn National Battlefield in Montana.