. Indian history for young folks . &> THE SIOUX WAR OF 1890-1891. 499 tion, and upwards of two hundred and fifty women and children, surrendered,and the command started for the camp at Wounded Knee Creek. Thereground was assigned for their village and rations served them. At nightfall the camp was closely guarded; the sentinels were orderedto permit neither exit nor entrance, for it was recalled that onlya few days previous this band had surrendered to the Eighth Cavalry underMajor E. V. Sumner, but had escaped the first night because the commander,relying upon their promise to return to th

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. Indian history for young folks . &> THE SIOUX WAR OF 1890-1891. 499 tion, and upwards of two hundred and fifty women and children, surrendered,and the command started for the camp at Wounded Knee Creek. Thereground was assigned for their village and rations served them. At nightfall the camp was closely guarded; the sentinels were orderedto permit neither exit nor entrance, for it was recalled that onlya few days previous this band had surrendered to the Eighth Cavalry underMajor E. V. Sumner, but had escaped the first night because the commander,relying upon their promise to return to th

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