Oregon Experience

The Modoc War

Season 6 Episode 602 | 57m 27s

The Modoc War of 1872 to 1873 was one of the costliest American Indian wars in U.S. history, considering the number of people involved. For nearly seven months, a handful of Modoc Indian warriors and their families held off hundreds of U.S. Army soldiers.

Aired: 11/08/11

Rating: TV-G

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