March 1866 a battle was fought in this vicinity between the Shoshone-Bannock and the Crow Indians over hunting grounds in the Wind River basin. Victorious Shoshone Chief Wahsakie displayed a Crow Indian's heart on his lance at the war dance after battle.

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March 1866 a battle was fought in this vicinity between the Shoshone-Bannock and the Crow Indians over hunting grounds in the Wind River basin. Victorious Shoshone Chief Wahsakie displayed a Crow Indian's heart on his lance at the war dance after battle.

Copyright Marilyn Angel Wynn


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