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Unformatted text preview: mans bullets- Sitting Bull left reservation for a time, joined Buffalo Bills Wild West Show-1890 Addresses the US army about the stripping of the Natives Lands- 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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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course AMH 2097 taught by Professor Denisespivey during the Fall '07 term at FSU.
- Fall '07