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Custer and troops in 1868

4.12 George Armstrong Custer (seated fourth from right in wide-brim hat) poses with his officers in 1868, a few months before the campaign that will lead to his attack on Black Kettle's camp at the Washita River.

(Courtesy Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale Univeristy [WA MSS S-1294 S 3 B10 F153])


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