Today in History–June 25–the Library of Congress features Custer’s Last Stand, which occurred on this date in 1876. General George Armstrong Custer and 265 men under his command lost their lives in the Battle of Little Bighorn. Find out more about this battle in the Today in History section and access resources related to Little Bighorn and those who fought there through the links below. You might also be interested in more Native American resources.
Little Bighorn images from American Memory
Custer images from American Memory
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Sitting Bull’s Message from Spirit Life (book, 1891) by Kate R. Stiles
Sitting Bull images from American Memory
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