Bison hurd in Pine Ridge Indian reservation
Buffalos are important part of Lakota culture. For centuries, both the buffalo and the Plains Indians prospered.
As the U.S. government looked to expand westward after the Civil War, they started to infringe upon Indian lands. During the Plains Indian Wars, as the U.S. Army attempted to drive Indians off the Plains and into reservations, the Army had little success because the warriors could live off the land and elude them—wherever the buffalo flourished, the Indians...more »
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