Destiny at Dawn
Loss & Victory on the Washita
This 25 minute film, produced by Great Divide Pictures and the National Park Service contains several historical topics that can be incorporated into your classroom lesson.
Historical topics include:
The Gold Rush and Settlement of Colorado Territory, Sand Creek Massacre on November 29, 1864, Cheyenne Peace Chief Black Kettle, Lt. Col. George A. Custer and the 7th U. S. Cavalry, Cheyenne Dog Soldiers, Southern Plains Indian Culture, Indian Treaties and the Indian Territory, Westward Expansion and the Transcontinental Railroad, Transformation of the U. S. Army into an Indian-Fighting Force, Gen. Philip H. Sheridan's "Total War" Policy against the Southern Plains Tribes
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