Deadwood, South Dakota.July 29th, 2011..The 89th annual Days of 76 rodeo parade in the tourist town of Deadwood, South Dakota, in the heart of the Black Hills. Gold discovered there in 1875 led to the rush for land, and its outright theft, despite several treaties that protected the area as sacred Indian Territory.  The Sioux tribe is still seeking compenstaion for the land..

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Deadwood, South Dakota.July 29th, 2011..The 89th annual Days of 76 rodeo parade in the tourist town of Deadwood, South Dakota, in the heart of the Black Hills. Gold discovered there in 1875 led to the rush for land, and its outright theft, despite several treaties that protected the area as sacred Indian Territory. The Sioux tribe is still seeking compenstaion for the land..

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Photographer: Facing Change: Documenting America
Source: Facing Change
Date 5 Sep 2011
Location: Deadwood SD USA
Credit: Andrew Lichtenstein
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Keywords:
  • Black Hills
  • War
  • Conquest
  • Gold
  • Gold Rush
  • Miners
  • Cowboys
  • Indians
  • West
  • Genocide
  • Land
  • Parade
  • History


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