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If you thought Civil War interpretation and preservation was a headache

…then thank your lucky stars you’re not trying to run an Indian wars site.  Observe the numerous obstacles faced by the folks at Little Bighorn, where politics of both the conventional and cultural varieties collide with the usual challenges of historic site management to create a perfect storm of frustration.

Hat tip to Larry Cebula for this one.

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Battlefield Webcams

Yes, now you can visit Little Bighorn and Gettysburg without leaving the comfort and safety of your home or office.  As much as I love this stuff, these webcams didn’t hold my attention for too long.  Now, if they’d had these cameras up during the fighting. . .

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