Sacajawea. Stolen, held captive, sold, eventually reunited the Shoshone Indians. She was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark in 1805-1806 with her husband Toussaint Charbonneau. She navigated carrying her son, Jean Baptiste, on her back. She traveled thousands of miles from the Dakotas the Pacific Ocean. The explorers, said she was cheerful, never complained, and proved to be invaluable. She served as an advisor, caretaker, and is legendary for her perseverance and resourcefulness.

Sacajawea - she was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark in with her husband Toussaint Charbonneau. She navigated carrying her son, Jean Baptiste, as she traveled thousands of miles from the Dakotas the Pacific Ocean.

"Two United States Army nurses carry heavy combat packs on a eight-mile hike through the jungle as part of their training before taking up front-line war assignments. Before reporting for duty the American nurses learn how to combat jungle hazards and how to care both for themselves and their patients under all conditions."

Two United States Army nurses carry heavy combat packs on a eight-mile hike…

West Side Story

Publicity photo for West Side Story (Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise, with George Chakiris in front

Sioux men identified as Holy Frog and Big Turnips, were both part of the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Photographed in 1900 by Gertrude Käsebier.

Knaska Wakan (aka Holy Frog,aka Willie Holy Frog) and Ptecala Luta (aka Red Calf,aka Luke Big Turnip) - Oglala - 1900

The Ingalls dugout home in Walnut Grove

The Ingalls dugout home in Walnut Grove. Many KS pioneers made homes just like this one. Lewis Huddle & family, (the man who built our house) lived across the road from here in a dugout while building this house & farmstead buildings.

WASP pilot Elaine Harmon. WASP was short for Women Airforce Service Pilots. About 1,100 women flew military aircraft. They were civilian volunteers who ferried and tested the planes to see if they were ready for the male pilots to head to combat.

WASP was short for Women Airforce Service Pilots. About women flew military aircraft. They were civilian volunteers who ferried and tested the planes to see if they were ready for the male pilots to head to combat.

Apache chiricahua, apache jicarilla, Western Apache, apache mescalero (Jonathan…

The Apaches resisted, longer than any other people, the thrust of an enemy infinitely superior. They fought against other Indians against the Spaniards against the Mexicans and against the Americans.

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