|Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1|
|January 25, 2013 M. Timothy Nolting|
The photo of is courtesy of Oklahoma Historical Society online archives. "Wild Hog and others at Fort Dodge where they were under arrest for murder in Kansas during the 'Dull Knife Raid'
On the night of September 9, 1878 the last remnants of Northern Cheyenne, under the leadership of Chief’s Dull Knife and Little Wolf, ‘jumped’ the Darlington reservation on the northern banks of the Canadian River. The 700-mile journey, that they would make, created a legacy of remarkable courage, determination and human endurance.
That same journey would also leave in its path a bitter legacy of violence, bloodshed and brutal rev...
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