Chief Bigfoot lies dead in the snow where he fell after the massacre at Wounded Knee. A severe snow storm hit shortly after the firing stopped. Three days passed before anyone went back to remove and bury the dead. All the bodies were frozen. Chief Bigfoot still held his rifle in this pose. It was removed just prior to the photo.

Miniconjou Sioux chief Spotted Elk (aka Bigfoot) lies dead in the snow after massacre at Wounded Knee. (Photo of January, probably by Northwestern Photo Co.

The Wounded Knee medals of honor should be rescinded

The Wounded Knee medals of honor should be rescinded

Wounded Knee Massacre occurred on December near Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota where nearly 300 Native Americans were killed. This makes me cry

This picture of the Miniconjou Sioux band was taken near the site of the Wounded Knee massacre one month before the December 1890 massacre where hundreds of Indians were killed. (Photographer unknown / No date / Original)

Johnny Depp wants to buy the site of Wounded Knee massacre and give it back to the Native Americans

This picture of the Miniconjou Sioux band was taken near the site of the Wounded Knee massacre one month before the December 1890 massacre where hundreds of Indians were killed. (Photographer unknown / No date / Photoshopped)

Wounded Knee Massacre 123 Years Ago: Remember The Lost ...  //Such an atrocity, a very devastating day, never forget, no one will EL//

The caption says: What’s left of Big Foot’s Band. Taken near Deadwood, South Dakota in (This was after the Massacre of Wounded Knee on December This was all that remained of Big Foot’s Band. Grabill/Library of Congress)

Dec. 29, 1890 Wounded Knee, located on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota, it was the site of two conflicts between North American Indians and representatives of the U.S. government.An 1890 massacre left 150 native Americans dead. This was the final clash between federal troops and the Sioux. In 1973,members of the American Indian Movement occupied Wounded Knee for 71 days to protest conditions on the reservation. A sad history.

The Sand Creek Massacre and the Washita Massacre both led to the Wounded Knee Massacre. The Sand Creek Massacre brought the realization that “the soldiers were destroying everything Cheyenne - the .

Wounded Knee Massacre: Tomb stones in an Indian reservation cemetery at Pine Ridge, South Dakota, lie on the site of the 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre, which heralded the last of the Indian wars in America.

LOST BIRD at Wounded Knee Massacre: Tomb stones in an Indian reservation cemetery at Pine Ridge, South Dakota, lie on the site of the 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre, which heralded the last of the Indian wars in America.

Dead Indians are frozen in the ice the morning after the Battle of Wounded Knee, 1890. The Wounded Knee massacre remains very much in the hearts and minds of Lakotas, with many annual remembrance ceremonies and pilgrimages to the site. The Wounded Knee massacre marked the symbolic end of large-scale Native American armed resistance in the United States.

The massacre at Wounded Knee is considered the last battle between white soldiers and Native Americans.

Photo titled: Wounded Knee 4,000 Tepees. - This is the Sioux camp at Pine Ridge Reservation South Dakota possibly taken before the Wounded Knee Massacre.

Wounded Knee Tepees I This is the Sioux camp at Pine Ridge Reservation South Dakota possibly taken before the Wounded Knee Massacre

Johnny Depp - Wounded Knee

Johnny Depp Intends To Buy Site Of Wounded Knee Massacre And Gift It Back To The Native American People

Wounded Knee Massacre

Native American Genocide

The American Indian Holocaust, known as the year war” and the “World’s Longest Holocaust In The History Of Mankind And Loss Of Human Lives.” Genocide and Denying …

Burying the dead after the Wounded Knee Massacre, 1891

Burying the dead after the Wounded Knee Massacre, 1891

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The Wounded Knee Massacre happened on December 29, 1890, in South Dakota. On the day before, a detachment of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment commanded by Major Samuel M. Whitside intercepted Spotted Elk's band of Miniconjou Lakota and 38 Hunkpapa Lakota near Porcupine Butte and escorted them 5 miles westward (8 km) to Wounded Knee Creek where they made camp. By the time it was over, at least 150 men, women, and children of the Lakota Sioux had been killed and 51 wounded.

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The Wounded Knee Massacre occurred on December near Wounded Knee Creek (Lakota: Čhaŋkpé Ópi Wakpála) on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, USA. It was the last battle of the American Indian Wars.

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