Between Christmas and New Years in late Dec. 1890 Lakota People
were massacred
in and around
Wounded Knee Creek, on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
in South Dakota.
The links on this page will help you learn more about
that foundation of history for the Lakota people of Wounded Knee.


(The frozen body of Chief Big Foot)


1890 Massacre at Wounded Knee

Massacre At Wounded Knee, 1890



(Massacre victims being gathered into "Dead Carts")


the Hotchkiss guns



(Cavalry Soilders with Hotchkiss guns)


A Wounded Knee Information Site



(The grave of Lost Bird in Wounded Knee Cemetary)





History of Wounded Knee 1890 Page

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est.: FEB 2003

Updated: FEB 2007

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