Definition of Little Bighorn River
1. Noun. A river that flows from northern Wyoming into the Bighorn River in southern Montana; site of Custer's Last Stand.
Group relationships: Montana, Mt, Treasure State, Equality State, Wy, Wyoming
Generic synonyms: River
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Literary usage of Little Bighorn River
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1. Report by United States Board on Geographic Names, United States Geographic Board (1916)
"Little Bighorn; River in Montana and Wyoming, tributary to the Bighorn (Not Little Big Horn nor Little Horn.i Little Blue River; see Keysor. ..."
2. Conservation Assessment for Inland Cutthroat Trout: Distribution, Status and edited by Donald A. Duff (1998)
"It is also possible that cutthroat located in the upper Tongue River were a result from a basin transfer from the Little Bighorn River basin. ..."
3. House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d by United States Congress. House (1878)
"Little Bighorn River to cut trees, roll the logs into the water, and float them to the ¡- <• I also inclose communication from the commanding officer Second ..."
4. History of Washington, Idaho and Montana by Hubert Howe Bancroft, Frances Fuller Victor (1890)
"... the lamented general who had given his life in the service of the territory; and the Little Bighorn River also was called thenceforth Custer River. ..."