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Nevada Appeal
The Popcorn Stand: June 25, 1876 was an historic daywas born the telephone. But on that Sunday, 1,600 miles to the west, death wou
The Popcorn Stand: June 25, 1876 was an historic day
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
was born the telephone. But on that Sunday, 1,600 miles to the west, death would be the order of the day for LT. Colonel George Armstrong Custer and members of the 7th U.S. Cavalry. Custer was just 22 years old when he graduated from the U.S.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Aboriginal athletes enrich First Nations' and Canada's historyby being a champion of suicide prevention, and speaks of the loss of his brothe
Aboriginal athletes enrich First Nations' and Canada's history
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
by being a champion of suicide prevention, and speaks of the loss of his brother in his book, All the way: My Life on ice. George Armstrong Part Ojibway Hockey Hall of Famer George Armstrong played 21 seasons in the NHL and was Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in US historysaid to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massa
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in US history
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
said to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massacre and was killed four years later by Gen. George Armstrong Custer. Clear Lake Massacre: In 1850, a U.S. cavalry unit descended on a tribe of Pomo Indians living on an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in US historysaid to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massa
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in US history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
said to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massacre and was killed four years later by Gen. George Armstrong Custer. Clear Lake Massacre: In 1850, a U.S. cavalry unit descended on a tribe of Pomo Indians living on an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Malden grave of little-known Medal of Honor soldier to get special markerBighorn River. The Boston-born Hanley had ventured into no-man’s land on June
Malden grave of little-known Medal of Honor soldier to get special marker
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Bighorn River. The Boston-born Hanley had ventured into no-man’s land on June 25, 1876, a day when Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer and every soldier with him would die. A few miles away, Hanley and other 7th Cavalry troopers battled... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in U.S. historysaid to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massa
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in U.S. history
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
said to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massacre and was killed four years later by Gen. George Armstrong Custer. Clear Lake Massacre: In 1850, a U.S. cavalry unit descended on a tribe of Pomo Indians living on an... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in U.S. historysaid to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massa
The worst mass shooting? A look back at massacres in U.S. history
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
said to have waved a white flag as the troops approached. He survived the massacre and was killed four years later by Gen. George Armstrong Custer. Clear Lake Massacre: In 1850, a U.S. cavalry unit descended on a tribe of Pomo Indians living on an... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Volunteers at Council Grove site help archaeologists excavate, catalog artifactsshop. “So while this was here, we had the gold rush going on, and all the Sant
Volunteers at Council Grove site help archaeologists excavate, catalog artifacts
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
shop. “So while this was here, we had the gold rush going on, and all the Santa Fe Trail people passed by, and Gen. (George Armstrong) Custer came through here with his 7th Cavalry, so a lot of important history happened around here,” Blasing... Read more
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TSN
Hodge: There was only one "Mr. Hockey"and Hockey Night in Canada introduced me as its new host and the intermission a
Hodge: There was only one "Mr. Hockey"
TSN / Posted 14 days ago
and Hockey Night in Canada introduced me as its new host and the intermission analyst was another newly-retired legend, George Armstrong. Gordie Howe had a previous commitment, and it would be later in the season that I first appeared with him... Read more
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examiner.com
T. Elizabeth Renich and the Shadowcreek Chroniclesburned again on February 29, 1864. The third burning, May 9, 1864, was said to
T. Elizabeth Renich and the Shadowcreek Chronicles
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
burned again on February 29, 1864. The third burning, May 9, 1864, was said to have been done by a regiment led by General George Armstrong Custer, the same general who later died at the Battle of Little Bighorn in Montana. Today, you can see the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In the Black Hills, face-to-face — sorta — with Sioux leader Crazy HorseThe hero they chose was Crazy Horse, the Oglala Sioux leader who helped lead hi
In the Black Hills, face-to-face — sorta — with Sioux leader Crazy Horse
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
The hero they chose was Crazy Horse, the Oglala Sioux leader who helped lead his people to victory over Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer’s forces at Little Bighorn in 1876, only to be stabbed to death the next year by a guard after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Historic 48-star US flag is up for auctionhave long occupied the 'upper strata of military collectibles.' Nearly a decad
Historic 48-star US flag is up for auction
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
have long occupied the 'upper strata of military collectibles.' Nearly a decade ago, flags that belonged to JEB Stuart and George Armstrong Custer fetched $956,000 and $896,000 respectively. The 48-star US flag is set to go on auction Jun 12 in... Read more
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Arsenal FC
O'Leary breaks appearances recordgame for the Club in all competitions, during a 4-3 win over Norwich City at Hi
O'Leary breaks appearances record
Arsenal FC / Posted 21 days ago
game for the Club in all competitions, during a 4-3 win over Norwich City at Highbury. He equalled the record held by George Armstrong the game before, at home to Derby County on October 28, 1989. The match finished a 1-1 draw with Alan Smith... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
GOP leadership begins to resemble Little Bighornnot to be the Democrats, but rather the simple economic realities that came rid
GOP leadership begins to resemble Little Bighorn
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 days ago
not to be the Democrats, but rather the simple economic realities that came riding down on them from all sides. Like Gen. George Armstrong Custer at Little Bighorn, Republicans looked very good on paper, but the actual fighting tells a different... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Indian Footballin 1868 Chief Black Kettle was shot in the back and killed along with his wife,
Indian Football
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
in 1868 Chief Black Kettle was shot in the back and killed along with his wife, Medicine Woman, during an attack by General George Armstrong Custer’s 7th Cavalry. Cardwell and his family, he said, are descendants of Ben Whiteshield, one of the last... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Nancy Jones dedicates part of her home to family's legacy of military serviceago and kept adding family military photographs and other pieces, such as a cer
Nancy Jones dedicates part of her home to family's legacy of military service
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 25 days ago
ago and kept adding family military photographs and other pieces, such as a ceremonial sword presented to Mr. Jones by Gen. George Armstrong Custer reenactor Steve Alexander. “We started adding photos and kept going,” she said. “We just kept adding... Read more

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