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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 2,158 June 25: A Trip to Ford D
by herosrest
Sept 3, 2023 6:03:56 GMT -6
No New Posts Battle Chronology Discussion - 4 Viewing

Discuss the Battle Chronology Topics here.

47 3,060 Deep ravine and Company E query
by lakotadan
Jun 24, 2024 14:08:55 GMT -6
No New Posts Battle Theories - 2 Viewing

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

186 19,413 Why does Keough get a free ride?
by herosrest
May 21, 2024 15:55:27 GMT -6
No New Posts Battle Basics

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

558 29,305 Custer's Biggest Mistakes
by johnson1941
Jun 20, 2024 5:22:39 GMT -6
No New Posts Custeriana Queries - 2 Viewing

Ask questions, get answers!

928 24,983 Custer's Lost Flag
by herosrest
Jun 1, 2024 11:20:16 GMT -6


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No New Posts Collections

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

41 122 Fingers crossed - Newberry Collections Online
by Yan Taylor
Jun 3, 2024 4:19:10 GMT -6
No New Posts Independent Research

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

184 2,772 Battlefield Artifacts
by herosrest
Nov 1, 2023 11:16:06 GMT -6
No New Posts Map Gallery

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

24 134 Camp's Maps...
by herosrest
Nov 10, 2023 13:45:18 GMT -6
No New Posts Photo Gallery

Share photos of your LBH-related travels.

211 1,518 Sad Bull's Ledger
by herosrest
Oct 18, 2023 6:19:21 GMT -6
No New Posts Witness Interviews

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

36 532 Walter Mason Camp collections
by herosrest
Apr 22, 2024 6:18:24 GMT -6

In Search of . . .

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No New Posts Army Command

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

12 356 Command Responsibilities
by logan
May 8, 2023 19:43:24 GMT -6
No New Posts Seventh Cavalry Members

Questions/answers about specific 7th Cavalry members.

421 4,091 Thomas Murray of Monaghan, Ireland
by Diane Merkel
Jun 20, 2024 9:43:19 GMT -6
No New Posts Northern Plains Indians

Questions/answers about specific Indians.

347 4,366 Cheyenne morning star on markers
by Yan Taylor
Aug 10, 2023 0:22:42 GMT -6
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

120 350 Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
by herosrest
Nov 19, 2023 13:09:35 GMT -6
No New Posts Sole Survivors!

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

29 425 John Sauer of Rockford, North Dakota
by Diane Merkel
Feb 25, 2024 9:31:06 GMT -6
No New Posts Tupperware Gossip!

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

78 1,368 Garryowen - Mrs. Peter Pitsch Jr, remembers
by herosrest
Oct 3, 2023 6:03:03 GMT -6

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.

46 587 Yellow Nose
by herosrest
Dec 1, 2023 11:25:40 GMT -6
No New Posts Other People of Note

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

26 99 Thomas Morris Chester
by logan
Mar 29, 2023 14:30:17 GMT -6
No New Posts Civil War

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

47 417 Confederates in the 7th?
by noggy
Mar 30, 2023 0:47:46 GMT -6
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 11:53:25 GMT -6
No New Posts Indian Wars

Discuss the other battles of the Indian Wars period.

53 935 In front of a swishy tail
by herosrest
Sept 25, 2023 4:18:11 GMT -6
No New Posts Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

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

36 167 Buffalo Bill in Wigan Lancashire.
by oglallah
Jul 3, 2023 8:46:14 GMT -6
No New Posts Wounded Knee

Discuss the last major conflict of the Indian Wars.

26 450 What was the cause of Wounded Knee?
by Jenny
Aug 26, 2023 14:47:14 GMT -6

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.

39 807 The Online Books Page
by herosrest
Feb 13, 2024 16:32:50 GMT -6
No New Posts Unpublished Manuscripts

Authors of unpublished manuscripts can post them here for feedback.

11 96 Dustin Time - Brigham's X-Files_______________Pladeuskrueken
by herosrest
Nov 8, 2023 13:02:03 GMT -6

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!

69 570 THE CAVALRY HORSE and his PACK by Lt. Jonathan Bo
by herosrest
Apr 29, 2024 9:43:06 GMT -6
No New Posts Writing and Publishing

Share tips about writing and publishing.

32 523 Unearthing Crow Tribal History
by herosrest
May 30, 2024 7:29:49 GMT -6
No New Posts Book Collections

Share your collection list or ask questions about book collecting.

39 618 Evans, Liddic, or Unger?
by noggy
Jan 1, 2020 8:42:38 GMT -6
No New Posts Books About the Civil War

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

31 157 Eveline Throop Alexander - Eveline M. Alexander
by herosrest
Apr 30, 2023 16:01:21 GMT -6
No New Posts Books About LBH and the Indian Wars

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

258 2,490 "Buffalo Days", Col. Homer W. Wheeler
by herosrest
Sept 26, 2023 17:16:47 GMT -6
No New Posts Books About Western American History

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

43 230 MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF THE SIOUX by Marie L. Mclaughlin
by herosrest
Jan 18, 2024 17:43:56 GMT -6
No New Posts Journals, Magazines, Newsletters

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

65 517 F. Whittaker's first bio of Custer - ANJ
by herosrest
Jul 10, 2023 17:46:00 GMT -6
No New Posts Other Media

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

221 2,077 LBH Traveling Cemetery
by herosrest
Feb 19, 2024 20:47:15 GMT -6

Take a Break!

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No New Posts Around the Campfire

Here you can discuss other topics of interest.

526 8,196 The Future arrives
by herosrest
Apr 18, 2024 12:37:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Introductions

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

118 1,562 Hello!
by justinterested
Apr 4, 2024 19:54:59 GMT -6
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 7:45:09 GMT -6
No New Posts General and Miscellaneous

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

531 7,651 Storage for Photos and Documents
by Diane Merkel
Nov 27, 2023 17:00:34 GMT -6

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 11:32:27 GMT -6
No New Posts Indian Wars Reenactors

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

50 301 Question about a tack vendor!
by buckwheat
Nov 12, 2018 18:53:31 GMT -6

Crow Agency and Battlefield News

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No New Posts Visitor Information

Suggestions for those who are planning their first visit.

2 20 Visiting in 2023
by lakotadan
Jun 15, 2024 12:11:11 GMT -6
No New Posts Local News

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

43 417 Billing Gazette
by Diane Merkel
Aug 17, 2023 13:50:02 GMT -6
No New Posts Current Projects

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

17 181 Plotting Artifact Recovery Locations
by bryanaustin
Mar 13, 2021 9:26:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Visit Little Bighorn in 2018

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

3 15 2021 - Battlefields in Montana and South Dakota
by noggy
May 13, 2021 12:23:27 GMT -6
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 7:02:19 GMT -6
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 90 Independent Company of Explorers
by AZ Ranger
Jul 12, 2019 8:19:37 GMT -6
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 6:42:31 GMT -6
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 16:20:51 GMT -6
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 10:24:36 GMT -6
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 1:28:05 GMT -6


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