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Learn about the Indian Wars at Lunch & Learn Progam

Indian Fights
Posted on 09/13/2017

 FCMA's Fall Lunch & Learn

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Optional lunch with reservation:  12:00pm
Lecture:  2:00pm

 

"War on the Northern Plains"

  with Dr. Greg Brondos

Learn about Northern Plains Indian battles from the Grattan Massacre in 1854 to the Wounded Knee Massacre in 1890.  The U.S. army allied with the Crow and Shoshone tribes to fight the Sioux, Cheyenne, and the Arapaho tribes.  We will discuss the massacres at Rosebud, Little Big Horn, Dull Knife, Sand Creek, and Platte Bridge (Fort Caspar).
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An optional lunch will be served at 12:00 pm, followed by Dr. Brondos’ presentation at 1:00 pm. 
Reservations are required for the lunch and must be made by September 21st (call 235-8462).  The cost for lunch is $5 for FCMA members and $8 for non-members; the lecture is free with paid lunch or free with paid Museum admission. 
The lunch will feature a buffet of fried chicken, sides, dessert, and beverages.