KSPS Documentaries

The Hangings

Clip: Special | 1m 14s | Video has closed captioning.

After the signing of the peace treaties, Colonel Wright ordered the hanging of 15 Indians to avenge the deaths of the two white miners that Colonel Steptoe was sent out to support. With these hangings, the campaign of Colonel Wright's troops ended in the fall of 1858.

Aired: 12/07/17

Rating: NR

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