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Te Ata Fisher. Famous storyeller and member of the Chickasaw Nation.

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Te Ata Chickasaw Native American named Te Ata who was a Native Storyteller

Chickasaw storyteller and actress Te Ata (Mary Frances Fisher). Te Ata (1895-1995) created one woman shows that highlighted Native American folklore through dance, music, and storytelling. A member of the Chickasaw tribe, Te Ata traveled widely and incorporated traditions from other Native American cultures into her performances. Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt were among her admirers and Te Ata was invited to perform at both the White House and Hyde Park.

Frances Densmore recording Mountain Chief, chief of the Blackfoot Nation, at the Smithsonian Institution for the Bureau of American Ethnology. Washington, DC, February 1916

France, WWII Comrades of the grandfather of Magdalene Linck

Cattle Annie and Little Britches have been mostly forgotten in the annals of western history, but not in the Oklahoma and Indian Territories. They were two of the most famous female outlaws ever to strap on a six gun. They were a cattle thieving couple from the Indian Nation of Oklahoma who only flourished for a couple of years before being caught. They were known to be closely associated with the infamous Wild Bunch.

Job hunting in the 1930's. History repeats itself.

The shoemaker (late 19th century)

Cherokee Messenger (1858) by Missouri History Museum, via Flickr

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Little Victorian angel. France 1886.