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What was discovered in 1870 in the Black Hills?


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Answered 2014-08-25 04:43:52

In 1870, the Black Hills Expedition, lead George Armstrong Custer, announced the discovery of gold in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

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What was discovered in 1870 in the Black Hills that brought many new settlers to the territory?

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