In Nov 1868 Custer and the US Army attacked a peace camp of Cheyenne here - murdering many

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Righthander on September 20, 2013

This was not necessarily a "peace camp" if you were among the Kansas settlers who had been murdered by Black Kettle's war parties. There are two sides to this story, like there usually are to most controversial ones.

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Photo taken in Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, Black Kettle National Grassland, Oklahoma 73628, USA

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