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At this location in eastern Colorado, John Chivington and his volunteers massacred a village of Cheyenne

Sand Creek

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The Lakotas performance of the ghost dance led to this massacre

Wounded Knee

2

Location where Custer and the 7th Cavalry were killed

Little Bighorn

3

The purpose of the Dawes Act

Turn Native Americans into farmers that would stay on one piece of land