native american remedies

Native American herbal remedies have been used for centuries to cure common illnesses and treat various health conditions. Without access to doctors or hospitals, Native Americans relied on the many plants that grew around their homes.

Meaning of the feather

Feathers for headdress that tell a Native American life journey. I picked this pin because I wasn't sure how Native Americans had different feathers. This is important for other nurses to know the history if their patient is Native American.

ɛïɜ Crow Mother and Child ɛïɜ

A Crow Indian Mother and Child~ Extraordinary photo of a Crow Indian Mother. It was made in 1908 by Edward S. The photo documents a Crow (Arapsoke) woman with a child secured on her back by a blanket.

Chief Shot-in-the-eye, 1899.  "Shot-in-the-Eye was an Oglala Sioux who fought in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, where he was wounded and lost an eye. What he was called prior to this battle is unknown.

Chief Shot-in-the-eye, 1899 “Shot-in-the-Eye was an Oglala Sioux who fought in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in where he was wounded and lost an eye. What he was called prior to this battle is unknown.

Hollow Horn Bear by steeelll, via Flickr

Hollow Horn Bear ~Tribe: Brule Dakota Born in Sheridan Country, Nebraska, son of Chief Iron Shell, Hollow Horn Bear earned his early fame as a warrior. He fought with the leading chiefs of the Plains against subjugation until the

Geronimo driving a car, 1905

Photograph of Geronimo driving a car taken on June at the Miller brothers’ 101 Ranch, located southwest of Ponca City, Oklahoma. Geronimo is buried across the highway from Ft. Sill, in Lawton, Oklahoma.

129 year old Native American "Wrinkle Meat" - Old photo of Chief John Smith (Ka-be-nah-gwey-wence) at the age of 129.

This photo of John Smith (Ka-Be-Nah-Gwey-Wence), a Chippewa from Cass Lake, Minnesota, was taken when he was supposedly at 129 years old. He lived to be 137 years old. The man who lived in 3 Centuries!

Chief Owl—Blackfoot circa 1886. During the 1880s, Canadian Alex Ross photographed many of the First Nations people who lived around Calgary. In particular, Ross documented many of the men, women and families of the Blackfoot—mainly of the Siksiká Nation—and the Tsuu T’ina—or as they were originally called, Sarcee. Ross started his photographic career as an assistant in Winnipeg, but decided in his early 30s to relocate to Calgary and establish his own studio. The practicalities of takin...

NA Indian -Chief Joseph, Blackfoot Man. This looks a staged photo. I wonder if it was taken in order to perpetuate a stereotype.

Achomawi baby 1910 Native American Indian - Old photos

Achomawi smiling 1910 Native American Indian - Old photos maareta. This is a cradle board. They are still used by some Native American women to this day. That is a scary pic with the baby propped on the chair!

Crow indians

A Crow Indian Mother and Child~ Extraordinary photo of a Crow Indian Mother. It was made in 1908 by Edward S. The photo documents a Crow (Arapsoke) woman with a child secured on her back by a blanket.

OBITUARY Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1922: 137-year-old Indian dies 37-Year-Old Chippewa Indian Dies in North Minnesota Home Oldest Man in Country Was Active Until Week Before Death. StarTribune.com Minneapolis - St. Paul. Minnesota

Indian dies Chippewa Indian Dies in North Minnesota Home Oldest Man in Country Was Active Until Week Before Death.

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