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Unformatted text preview: mans bullets- Sitting Bull – left reservation for a time, joined Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show-1890 – Addresses the US army about the stripping of the Natives Land’s- Dec 1890 arrested by the US Army- shot & killed- Big Foot decides to leave the reservation, to go to Wounded Knee- US Army (7 th Calvary) is called in to escort them to Pine Ridge- Dec 29, 1890 – Sioux brandish weapons, Us Army begins to set up weapons (Hodgkin cannon – like a machine gun)- Yellow Bird – calls for them to dance the Ghost Dance- The US Army starts to panic, wants the weapons-Black Coyote – will not comply (because he was deaf)- He is shot, Sioux begin to fight back-The Hodgkin cannon unloads rounds into the Sioux Causes-Native Americans lose land-Native Americans lose identity-Immigrants leave the East Coast-New Immigrant arrive Pine Ridge Reservation- Battle of Wounded Knee...
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- Fall '07
- Native Americans in the United States, Ghost Dance, Senator Dawes Land, Hodgkin cannon unloads