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The Battle -- Before, During, After

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No New Posts Battle Chronology

Explore specific events prior to and during the battle in chronological order. Be sure to check all pages for updates.

44 2,001 June 25: The Crows
by fred
Jul 22, 2017 10:22:26 GMT -5
No New Posts Battle Chronology Discussion

Discuss the Battle Chronology Topics here.

34 1,835 June 10: Reno's Scout
by herosrest
Oct 3, 2017 11:03:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Battle Theories

Discuss your theories of the battle or those others have proffered.

149 17,517 South Skirmish Line
by noggy
Jan 27, 2018 11:38:48 GMT -5
No New Posts Battle Basics

Questions/Answers for those who are new to the study of the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

523 28,245 The use of volley fire as distress signal in the US Army
by dave
Feb 23, 2018 10:54:07 GMT -5
No New Posts Custeriana Queries - 2 Viewing

Ask questions, get answers!

900 24,626 Sale of captured Indian weapons by the Army
by herosrest
Nov 29, 2017 4:19:22 GMT -5


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No New Posts Collections - 1 Viewing

Provide links and info about the location of various collections. Separate thread for each name, please!

25 61 Congressional Record, 1873-1890, Digitalized
by Diane Merkel
Jan 12, 2018 12:51:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Independent Research - 2 Viewing

Share interesting bits of information you have discovered. No arguments on this board!

168 2,638 Custer at Fort Hays Kansas
by ashman1406
Jan 22, 2018 23:41:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Map Gallery

Those who have created maps (or stolen good ones) are invited to post them here for ease of review.

14 69 Markers map
by wild
Jan 19, 2018 20:55:54 GMT -5
No New Posts Photo Gallery - 2 Viewing

Share photos of your LBH-related travels.

204 1,498 Murtagh & the Shiny Habituals 1921 re-enactment
by AZ Ranger
Jan 22, 2018 11:16:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Witness Interviews

Explore various witness accounts of the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

32 484 John Stands-in-Timber's account
by herosrest
Oct 7, 2017 15:19:36 GMT -5

In Search of . . .

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No New Posts Army Command - 1 Viewing

Discuss the men who were in the chain of command all the way up to the White House.

9 348 Alfred H Terry
by tubman13
Nov 26, 2016 7:40:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Seventh Cavalry Members - 2 Viewing

Questions/answers about specific 7th Cavalry members.

388 3,658 William B. James
by bobthetog
Feb 20, 2018 21:07:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Northern Plains Indians - 2 Viewing

Questions/answers about specific Indians.

341 4,266 Black Elk
by Diane Merkel
Dec 30, 2017 11:23:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Places of Interest

A state-by-state guide to LBH-related treasures in the lower 48 and the District of Columbia.

Sub-boards: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Outside the USA

118 341 Fort Hays Custer Camps Archeological Survey
by noggy
Oct 12, 2017 2:12:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Sole Survivors! - 1 Viewing

There are so many "Sole Survivor" claims, these guys deserve their own board!

26 400 Frank Finkel
by herosrest
Jan 27, 2018 14:41:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Tupperware Gossip!

For those who need a break from the perils of battle, join the Tupperware Gossip Party!

74 1,321 Libbie's Bronxville Home for Sale
by Diane Merkel
Dec 9, 2016 13:19:36 GMT -5

Other People, Battles, and Events

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No New Posts Other Indian Tribes

Discuss the Southern Plains Indians or tribes from other regions during the Indian Wars period.

45 582 On First Americans
by Beth
Apr 27, 2015 12:53:33 GMT -5
No New Posts Other People of Note

Feel free to discuss other people of interest from the late 19th Century.

19 72 North Brothers
by tubman13
Feb 11, 2017 5:06:54 GMT -5
No New Posts Civil War

Discuss the activities of GAC and other Seventh members during the Civil War.

46 404 Lost Triumph(Lee's plan at Gettysburg)
by ericwittenberg
Jan 6, 2017 21:48:08 GMT -5
No New Posts Civil War 150th Anniversary Events

Post information about events commemorating the 150th Anniversary.

1 3 Huge Civil War reenactment/event in MN June 24-26
by lizs
Jun 16, 2011 12:53:25 GMT -5
No New Posts Indian Wars - 1 Viewing

Discuss the other battles of the Indian Wars period.

48 868 Typical patrol?
by benteen
Apr 5, 2017 16:23:23 GMT -5
No New Posts Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

Info and discussions about Buffalo Bill and his Wild West Show.

35 165 Lakota in Lancashire England
by noggy
Dec 28, 2017 21:20:35 GMT -5
No New Posts Wounded Knee - 1 Viewing

Discuss the last major conflict of the Indian Wars.

25 402 “The Last Days of the Sioux Nation”
by noggy
Dec 31, 2017 13:10:00 GMT -5

Authors' Forum

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No New Posts Books

Authors of books will answer your questions here or ask for your assistance with research.

30 722 All Heroes Fall
by fred
Feb 23, 2018 15:53:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Unpublished Manuscripts

Authors of unpublished manuscripts can post them here for feedback.

10 92 Progress
by zekesgirl
Aug 3, 2013 18:32:56 GMT -5

Book Boards

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No New Posts Book Reviews

If you would like to offer your opinion of a book, this is the place!

60 525 A Book of a Different War
by noggy
Feb 14, 2018 7:22:32 GMT -5
No New Posts Writing and Publishing

Share tips about writing and publishing.

27 419 Crazy Horse
by jamesspottedwolf
May 10, 2017 23:45:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Book Collections

Share your collection list or ask questions about book collecting.

37 602 Custer's Library
by Diane Merkel
Sept 17, 2016 10:31:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Books About the Civil War

Recommend/discuss books about the Civil War. A new thread for each book title, please.

28 150 GETTYSBURG... Other Times
by Diane Merkel
Sept 22, 2010 13:31:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Books About LBH and the Indian Wars - 1 Viewing

Recommend and/or discuss books about the period. A new thread for each book title, please.

239 2,376 List request for LBH tactical minutia books
by herosrest
Jan 28, 2018 21:13:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Books About Western American History - 1 Viewing

Discuss books about other facets of American history. A new thread for each book title, please.

40 226 Blood Brothers: Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill
by Diane Merkel
Oct 28, 2017 9:06:20 GMT -5
No New Posts Journals, Magazines, Newsletters

LBH-related periodicals, including articles in mainstream newspapers and magazines.

62 514 Wild West magazine
by herosrest
Oct 18, 2017 13:06:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Other Media

LBH-related media, including artwork, cartoons, games, movies, records, & TV shows.

200 1,939 Mysteries at the Museum
by buckwheat
Feb 7, 2018 21:01:59 GMT -5

Take a Break!

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No New Posts Around the Campfire - 4 Viewing

Here you can discuss other topics of interest.

488 7,949 A 2017 Christmas
by sandy
Dec 26, 2017 0:11:46 GMT -5
No New Posts Introductions

Introduce yourself, tell us how you became interested in LBH, or just say "Hi!"

96 1,420 Howdy
by AZ Ranger
Nov 14, 2017 9:11:06 GMT -5
No New Posts In Memoriam

Tributes to members of this board who left us far too soon.

7 8 Richard "Dark Cloud" MacLeod ~ June 2015
by Diane Merkel
Sept 11, 2015 8:45:09 GMT -5
No New Posts General and Miscellaneous - 1 Viewing

News, events, questions . . . whatever! If it doesn't fit another category, post it here!

512 7,577 Memoir as Confessional
by vondes
Oct 7, 2017 7:16:23 GMT -5

Reenactors' Forum

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No New Posts Civil War Reenactors

A place for Civil War reenactors to meet and exchange information.

4 23 Anteitam 2012
by Dark Cloud
Sept 16, 2012 12:32:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Indian Wars Reenactors

A place for Indian Wars reenactors to meet and exchange info.

47 290 Quality Plains Indian Reeactors Sought for Ft Larned Event
by fred
Jan 8, 2018 8:29:35 GMT -5

Crow Agency and Battlefield News

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No New Posts Visit Little Bighorn in 2018

For those who wish to visit the Little Bighorn National Monument. . . .

1 8 Planning a Visit in 2018?
by buckwheat
Dec 10, 2017 22:55:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Local News

Exchange news and information about the Crow Agency and the local area.

42 415 Don Horn
by benteen
Mar 16, 2016 17:44:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Current Projects

News and your views about projects in and around the Little Bighorn Battlefield

16 180 New Smoke Signals
by tubman13
Dec 11, 2014 19:15:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Events Around June 25, 2006

Information exchange for events surrounding the anniversary of the battle.

8 52 CBHMA Events, June 2006
by princesstori
Jun 23, 2009 2:28:05 GMT -5
No New Posts Visit the Battlefield in June 2007!

Are you planning to go to the Battlefield this June? If so, this is the place to share info.

4 57 See the Centennial Car!
by TopKick1833
Oct 16, 2008 11:24:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Meet at LBH in 2008!

Share your plans for your trip to the Little Bighorn Battlefield in 2008!

by Dark Cloud
Feb 7, 2009 17:20:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Visit Little Bighorn in 2009!

If you are planning to visit the battlefield this year, please let everyone know your plans!

2 49 Wanted: History Detectives!
by AZ Ranger
Jul 13, 2016 7:42:31 GMT -5
No New Posts The Big Jaunt of 2010

Big Gordie is planning a BIG JAUNT to the battlefield. Tell us your LBH plans for 2010.

3 88 Independent Company of Explorers
by AZ Ranger
Jan 30, 2016 11:37:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Little Bighorn Visits in 2011

If you are planning to visit the battlefield this year, post your plans here in hopes you can link up with others.

10 156 Guided Tours of LBH?
by tubman13
Jun 28, 2017 8:02:19 GMT -5


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