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"Old Satank" or Sitting Bear, was one of 3 leaders of the Warren Wagon Train massacre. Though in his 70's, he was said to have been one of the most feared Indians on the South Plains. He was killed trying to escape while being transported to Texas to stand trial for his part in the massacre.

Poor Bear - Kiowa Apache 1863 Also listed as 'Sitting Bear' in government archives, same photo.

Crow Eagle

An American Indian called Crow Eagle. I own a copy of this beautiful photo by Edward Curtis, in sepia tone.

Scabbard Knife, elderly Native American Sioux man who fought in the Little Bighorn - 1936

Scabbard Knife, elderly Native American Sioux man, fought in the Battle of Little Bighorn - 1936

Apache man playing a one stringed instrument with a bow. One of the few stringed instruments used by Native Americans in their music. Photographed between 1883 and 1888.

Chasi, a Warm Springs Apache musician playing the apache fiddle, a one stringed instrument with a bow, One of the few stringed instruments used by Native Americans in their music.

Native American man. {Look at how beautiful & proud a people they were...we stole that from them, and we will all be damned for it.

This is Native American man. In this portrait he looks proud, by what happened when new people settled that was taken from him.

this is probably one of the most depressingly heart-wrenching photos. Native American children taken from their familis and put into school to assimilate them into white society. The slogan for this governmental campaign '"kill the Indian to save the man". no official apology has ever been issued. Never forgotten.

Carlisle Indian Industrial School, Pennsylvania (c. Native American children taken from their familis and put into school to assimilate them into white society. The slogan for this governmental campaign: "kill the Indian to save the man".

Free archive of historic Native American Indian Tribes Photographs, Pictures and Images. Photographs promote the Native American Tribes culture

Free archive of historic Native American Indian Tribes Photographs, Pictures and Images. Photographs promote the Native American Tribes culture

The Native Spirit!

Native American Tipi As It Once Was. In honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the be

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Chief Iron Tail (Oglala Sioux) Years after Wounded Knee Iron Tail was invited to Washington, D. by General Miles.

Chief White Bull. Sioux, born 1849, cousin of Sitting Bull. thought to have killed Custer

Chief White Bull of the Sioux Tribe was born in A cousin of Sitting Bull, he is thought to have killed General Custer.

Native American - Curtis | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bird was supposed to have been Native American. thought he was Crow, but , said she thought he was Apache.haven't found him on any Indian Rolls, so have yet to prove it.p Strong Native American Man ;

Dakota Sioux

Ella Cara Deloria is best known for her linguistic and ethnographic work on the Sioux Nation. She brought a new perspective on her work, as she was born on the Yankton Sioux Reservation and part of a traditional Dakota Sioux family.

Amazing picture of Geronimo, great Apache chief

Geronimo, The famous Chiricahua Apache Chief - Native American Charcoal drawing from a photograph.

Timotsk (Jake Hunt), 1870, hereditary chief of the Klikitats : the only Indian survivor who, as a lad, saw the Lewis and Clark Expedition as it glided down the Columbia River in 1805-06 :: Western History

Timotsk (Jake Hunt), hereditary chief of the Klikitats : the only Indian survivor who, as a lad, saw the Lewis and Clark Expedition as it glided down the Columbia River in :: Photographs - Western History

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