A man sitting on a horse leads a line of horses and men up a hill near Fort Abraham Lincoln. The fort's blockhouse is visible in the background. All are actors in The Custer Drama performed at the Fort in the 1960s.
A dramatic telling of the story of Custer, the 7th Cavalry, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn has been staged during the summer at Fort Abraham Lincoln since 1958. The original production, called Trail West was written by W.T. Chichester and Frederick G. Walsh. Later productions, called The Custer Drama were written by Bert Pettey.