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Black Kettle was a prominent chief of the Southern Cheyenne tribe in the mid-19th century. Known for his efforts to promote peace and cooperation between his people and the United States government, he played a key role in negotiations between the two parties. However, his peaceful efforts were met with tragedy when his camp was attacked by U.S. troops in what became known as the Sand Creek Massacre. Despite this betrayal, Black Kettle continued to advocate for peace until his death. Learn more about this important figure in Native American history today.

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