How to use Cheyenne in a sentence
From 1864 to 1870 there was trouble with the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians.
Cheyenne, settled in 1867, when the Union Pacific reached here, was named from the Cheyenne Indians.
He had guided wagon trains across Indian Territory and battled the Cheyenne.
Until 1870, when it secured a branch railway from the Union Pacific line at Cheyenne (Wyoming), the city was on one side of the transcontinental travelroutes.
The area irrigated by streams was confined largely to the Black Hills region, the water being supplied by the North Fork and the South Fork Rivers, which are tributaries of the Cheyenne.Advertisement
Near the city is a Government boarding school for the Indians of the Cheyenne and the Arapahoe Reservation.
There are sandstone deposits in Carbon county, which supplied the stone for the Capitol at Cheyenne and the state penitentiary; and from the Iron mountain quarries in Laramie county was taken the white variety used in building the Carnegie library and the Federal building in Cheyenne.
One extends from Cheyenne S.E.
Of the 75,116 born in the United States, That is, those in the two municipalities (Cheyenne and Laramie) having a population in 1900 of more than 8000.
Cheyenne was laid out by the Union Pacific Railroad (July 1867), a city government was established in August, newspapers began publication, and Laramie county was organized before the arrival of the first railway train on the 13th of November 1867.Advertisement
About six thousand persons spent the winter in Cheyenne, and disorder was checked only by the organization of a vigilance committee.
The legislature established the seat of government at Cheyenne, and granted full suffrage and the right of holding office to women.
Their case was becoming desperate when a troop of Federal cavalry arrived, raised the siege, and took the cattlemen back to Cheyenne as prisoners.
The greatest part of the irrigated acreage is in the valley of the North Platte and the Upper Platte - probably nine-tenths in 1906 - in Scotts Bluff, Lincoln, Cheyenne, Dawson, Keith and Deuel counties.
The industrial prosperity of Cheyenne is largely due to the extensive railway shops of the Union Pacific situated here; but the city is also an important cattle market and has stock-yards.Advertisement
The Cheyenne Frontier Days is one of the largest rodeos in the world and draws visitors from all over the world.
The Indians on reservations and in Indian schools include members of the Yankton, Yanktonai, Oglala, Brule, Sisseton, Wahpeton, Flandreau, Sioux, Blackfeet, Miniconjou, Sans Arc and Ute tribes, on the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River reservations in the north of the state, the Lower Brule and Crow Creek reservations in the central part, and the Pine Ridge and Rosebud reservations in the south.
Some parents choose a name that they associate with a special memory, such as a place they honeymooned, like "Cheyenne," or a favorite time of year, like "Noelle."
Clint Walker auditioned for and got the part of Cheyenne Bodie in the series Cheyenne.
Cheyenne aired for eight years on the ABC network, from 1955 to 1962.Advertisement
During his days on the show Cheyenne, Walker became known not only for his acting but also for his rich, deep singing voice.
In 2004 he was honored at the annual Western Legends Roundup, an event he regularly attends, for his work on Cheyenne.
This community college in Cheyenne, Wyoming offers a large list of degrees and certificates in many discipline areas.
Cheyenne Snider is the youngest of the Snider kids.
Cheyenne, who most people would agree is already quite attractive, wants a nose job and liposuction in addition to getting one of her toes shortened.Advertisement
Established in an underground facility in Cheyenne Mountain, Stargate Command is a secret military base with a mission to explore other planets, make contact with humans and other races, and conduct a defensive war against the Goa'uld.
They are drained and in large part enclosed by the North (or Belle Fourche) and South forks of the Cheyenne river (at whose junction a fur-trading post was established about 1830); and are surrounded by semi-arid, alkaline plains lying 3000 to 3500 ft.
In the south-west the results of this erosion are seen in an accentuated form in the region between the White river and the South Fork of the Cheyenne river, known as the Bad Lands or terres mauvaises.
From the west the Missouri receives the Grand, Moreau or Owl, Cheyenne and White rivers.
Of these the Cheyenne is the most important, being formed by two branches, the Belle Fourche and the South Fork, which, after almost completely encircling the Black Hills, unite at a point nearly 350 m.Advertisement
The state is coldest in the north-east and warmest in the region south of the Cheyenne and west of the Missouri river.
This included, roughly speaking, all of the land between the Missouri River and the Black Hills and between the White River and the Big Cheyenne and a strip extending north from the Black Hills to the North Dakota line between the 102nd and 103rd meridians.
The remainder was divided into six smaller reservations, Standing Rock, lying partly in North Dakota, and Cheyenne River, Lower Brule, Crow Creek, Rosebud, and Pine Ridge in South Dakota.
At the southern end of the Rampart range is Cheyenne Mt.
He was conspicuously successful (1869-1886) in dealing with Indian outbreaks, fighting the Cheyenne, Kiowa and Comanche on Llano Estacado (1875) and the Sioux in Montana (1876), capturing the Nez Perces under Chief Joseph (1877), and defeating the Chiricahua Apaches under Geronimo (1886), and he commanded the United States troops sent to Chicago during the railway riots in 1894.Advertisement
The Denver Pacific, builtfrom Cheyenne, Wyoming, reached Denver in June 1870, and the Kansas Pacific, from Kansas City, in August of the same year.