Little Bighorn

Opening Shot – The Dead of Winter

Indian Infantry Company in winter uniforms pause from their training—possibly as Indian police—to have their photo taken in the winter of 1890.

Battle Tested, Battle Scarred

The 1873 .45-70 Trapdoor Springfield was issued to troopers just before the Battle of Little Bighorn, and its success and failure that fateful June day in 1876 is still highly debated.

Hero or Goat?

The press declared Curly a hero until Gall called him out at the Battle of Little Bighorn’s 10th reunion.