The Treaty of Fort Laramie (Sioux Treaty of 1868) was an agreement between the United States and the Oglala, Miniconjou, and Brulé bands of Lakota people, Yanktonai Dakota, and Arapaho Nation signed in 1868 at Fort Laramie in the Wyoming Territory, guaranteeing to the Lakota ownership of the Black Hills, and further land and hunting rights in South Dakota, Wyoming, and Montana. The Powder River Country was to be henceforth closed to all whites. The treaty ended Red Cloud's War.

The Treaty of Fort Laramie (Sioux Treaty of 1868) was an agreement between the United States and the Oglala, Miniconjou, and Brulé bands of Lakota people, Yanktonai Dakota, and Arapaho Nation signed in 1868 at Fort Laramie in the Wyoming Territory, guaranteeing to the Lakota ownership of the Black Hills, and further land and hunting rights in South Dakota, Wyoming, and Montana. The Powder River Country was to be henceforth closed to all whites. The treaty ended Red Cloud's War.

Fort Laramie, WY - Fort Laramie National Historic Site.   Began as a fur trading post in 1834 and went on to serve folks migrating west via the Oregon and California Trails.  Includes a number of restored historic buildings, which you can check out on a walking tour. While there, stop first at the visitor center and enjoy an 18-minute fort history video, the bookstore, and museum exhibits that include uniforms, weapons, and artifacts from Fort Laramie's history.

Fort Laramie, WY - Fort Laramie National Historic Site. Began as a fur trading post in 1834 and went on to serve folks migrating west via the Oregon and California Trails. Includes a number of restored historic buildings, which you can check out on a walking tour. While there, stop first at the visitor center and enjoy an 18-minute fort history video, the bookstore, and museum exhibits that include uniforms, weapons, and artifacts from Fort Laramie's history.

Caspar Collins Map Collection - Fort Collins, Fort Laramie, Pony Express, and several other maps of the Overland mail route

Caspar Collins Map Collection - Fort Collins, Fort Laramie, Pony Express, and several other maps of the Overland mail route

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming, July 9, 2010. Originally established as a private fur trading fort in 1834, Fort Laramie evolved into the largest and best known military post on the Northern Plains before its abandonment in 1890.

Fort Laramie Everbearing Strawberry 10 Bare Root Plants - Hardiest Everbearer

Fort Laramie Everbearing Strawberry 10 Bare Root Plants - Hardiest Everbearer

Everbearing Strawberries,Fort Laramie,Strong,Strawberry

Fort Laramie, Wyoming Barracks

Fort Laramie, Wyoming Barracks

Fort Laramie, 1870, photo by William Henry Jackson

Fort Laramie, 1870, photo by William Henry Jackson

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