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Sitting Bull Print 11x17 - Famous Seniors

The Elders say Native American women will lead the healing among the tribes. We need to pray for our women and ask the Creator to bless them and give them strength. Inside them are the powers of love and strength given by the Moon and the Earth. When everyone else gives up, it is the women who sing the songs of strength. She is the backbone of the people. So, to our women we say, sing your songs of strength; pray for your special powers; keep our people strong; be respectful, gentle, and…

Princess Angeline, daughter of Chief Seattle. Born 1820 in what is now Rainier Beach. After the 1855 treaty that kicked all Native Americans out of Seattle, Angeline remained in a small waterfront cabin on Western Avenue, near what is now the Pike Place Market, selling handwoven baskets at Ye Olde Curiosity Shop.

Site of the Historic Blythe Ferry, Birchwood, Meigs County, Tennessee, where thousands of Cherokees crossed the Tennessee River, near the starting point of the infamous Trail of Tears, in which they were forcefully removed from their homeland to newly designated "Indian Territory" in Oklahoma.