Wyoming History

The Bozeman Trail - A Rush to Montana’s Gold

Special | 1h 27m 51s

The Bozeman Trail was an offshoot of the Oregon Trail, a shortcut to the newly discovered gold fields of Montana Territory. Cutting through the heart of Indian country. It became a flash point for a clash of cultures that would explode into warfare, destruction and tragedy.

Aired: 09/17/19

Rating: TV-G

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