The Charge at Summit Springs: An Existential Lesson



Published on Jun 8, 2019

The exploits of the US 5th Cavalry against the Cheyenne Dog Warriors at Summit Springs, Colorado Territory, in 1869, exemplify the tenacity and courage of Heritage Americans against hostile forces. The Plains Wars in general, and the unwavering bravery of those involved, illustrate how, as a united front, groups can find the resources to survive existential threats, both politically and culturally.

Source: Scalp Dance, by T Goodrich