Recorded July 17, 2014 Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument preserves the site of the June 25 and 26, 1876, Battle of the Little Bighorn, near Crow Agency, Montana. From: http://timvp.com
Tour based on the Official National Park Handbook, by Robert M. Utley, and the Official Map. Additional info at http://www.nps.gov/libi/index.htm. Created on August 9, 2010 using FlipShare.
This is a map version of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Part 6 of 6. This section documents Custer's move into Medicine Tail Coulee and follows the flow of the Custer battle all the way to its conclusion in Deep Ravine.
In 1876 George Armstrong Custer - the brave, reckless and vain Civil War hero - met an ignoble end at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. And every year, re-enactors in Montana recreate the clash between the 7th Cavalry Regiment and Lakota Sioux and Cheyenne warriors. Mo Rocca visits the Little Bighorn National Park, and talks with historian Nathaniel Philbrick about the soldier most remembered for his darkest hour. Subscribe to the "CBS Sunday Morning" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20gXwJT Get more of "CBS Sunday Morning" HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlMmAz Follow "CBS Sunday Morning" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/23XunIh Like "CBS Sunday Morning" on Facebook HERE: http://on.fb.me/1UUe0pY Follow "CBS Sunday Morning" on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1RquoQb Follow "CBS Sunday Morning" on Google+ HERE: http://bit.ly/1O3jk4x Get the latest news and best in original reporting from CBS News delivered to your inbox. Subscribe to newsletters HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1RqHw7T Get your news on the go! Download CBS News mobile apps HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8 Get new episodes of shows you love across devices the next day, stream local news live, and watch full seasons of CBS fan favorites anytime, anywhere with CBS All Access. Try it free! http://bit.ly/1OQA29B --- "CBS Sunday Morning" features stories on the arts, music, nature, entertainment, sports, history, science, Americana and highlights unique human accomplishments and achievements. Check local listings for CBS Sunday Morning broadcast times.
Crazy Horse rides along the ravine at 00.00 and up towards Custer. The White Markers indicate the positions of where soldiers fell and were found after the battle. It is now believed that, toward the end of the battle, 40 or so soldiers broke away from Last Stand Hill and made for the ravine, where they were shot. Personally and being no expert in the battle, I would have run 'away' from the Indian encampment , the ravine, etc. See what you think when you've walked from the ravine to the Last Stand Hill
In 1876, General Custer and members of several Plains Indian tribes, including Crazy Horse and Chief Gall, battled in eastern Montana in what would become known as Custer's Last Stand. Newsletter: https://www.history.com/newsletter Website - http://www.history.com Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/History Twitter - https://twitter.com/history Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+HISTORY HISTORY Topical Video Season 1 Episode 1 Custer's Last Man: The Battle at Little Bighorn Whether you're looking for more on American Revolution battles, WWII generals, architectural wonders, secrets of the ancient world, U.S. presidents, Civil War leaders, famous explorers or the stories behind your favorite holidays, get the best of HISTORY with exclusive videos on our most popular topics. HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event programming. Visit us at HISTORY.com for more info.
This is a map version of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Part 5 of 6. This section documents Major Reno's engagements in the valley, the timber and on Reno Hill. This section also documents General Custer's movement north along the bluffs into Medicine Tail Coulee, as well as the arrival of both Captain Benteen and Captain McDougall on Reno Hill.
An oral history as told by Ernie La Pointe, great grandson of the legendary Chief Sitting Bull, particularly about the battle of Little Big Horn, known as the Battle of Greasy Grass or Custer's Last Stand.
The Grownup Noise Historical Society presents: 'The Battle of Little Bighorn'. The Grownup Noise continue their award winning educational series with this dramatic reenactment filmed on location in Montana.
Monument and headstones located at the Little Big Horn battlefield Monument National Park. This hill is Custer's last stand location.