Us History Episodes

July 25, 2021

Chief Joseph & the Nez Perce War

<p>In the summer of 1877 Chief Joseph and the peaceful Nez Perce went to war with the U.S. Government in a running fight that spanned four states and 1,170 miles. Who was Chief Joseph? Why’d Buffalo Bill call him “the greatest Indian ever...

Native American History Old West Wild West Nimiipuu Nez Perce Indigenous Chief Joseph Indian Wars Frontier Idaho Us History

July 05, 2021

Billy the Kid's Last Stand

<p>Discovered sometime prior to 1952 in the Florida Mountains of Southwestern New Mexico, the “Last Stand Note” - written on a piece of tobacco paper and stuffed inside an empty shell case - reads as follows:</p> <p>This is our...

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