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Wounded Knee Massacre and Incident

The tragedy that happened on the snow-crusted plain near Wounded Knee Creek at daybreak on December 29, 1890, has been described as a battle and a massacre. In truth, both sides fired gunshots and suffered casualties—but it was hardly even.

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