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General Custer and the Washita

Grades: 6-13+
Contains: Violence
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This video adapted from American Experience documents the early career of General George Custer. While he was a poor student at West Point, Custer ...

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Source: American Experience: "Custer's Last Stand"

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Adapted from American Experience: "Custer's Last Stand." Third party materials courtesy of Denver Public Library/Western History Collection, Harrison County Historical Society Huntington Library, Library of Congress, Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, National Archives, National Portrait Gallery/Smithsonian Institution, Oklahoma Historical Society, University of Wyoming/American Heritage Center/Richard Throssel Collection, and West Point Museum.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

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Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation