Miniconju


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Noun1.Miniconju - a member of a group of Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux
Lakota, Teton, Teton Dakota, Teton Sioux - a member of the large western branch of Sioux people which was made up of several groups that lived on the plains
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The Sans Arc in the 19th century were one of the northern bands of Lakota, often living with the Hunkpapa and Miniconju. In the unsettled decades of the 1860s and 1870s many Sans Arc people were closely allied with the so-called non-treaty Lakota who generally lived their traditional hunting life as far as possible from contact with Euro-Americans.
They participated in the Wokiksuye (Bigfoot) and Tatanka Iyotake (Sitting Bull) Horseback Ride that retraced the steps of the Miniconju and the Hunkpapa massacred at Wounded Knee.
Red Horse used her bundle's contents to direct the making of buffalo hide tipis among the Miniconju Sioux.