Indian Woman with Owl . Blind River, Ontario, Canada -- I've always wondered what she was thinking, considering that the owl is not alive, or could have been sick. For some tribes the owl is a symbol of death -- a taboo to behold.
One of the earliest photos showing a Native American with A tipi (also tepee and teepee) and a wolf - unlike the myths created about wolves by settlers, some Indians maintained a respectful relationship with wolves.
Cherokee Prayer :: Ga lu lo hi gi ni du da (Sky our grandfather); Nu da wa gi ni li si (Moon our grandmother); E lo hi gi ne tac (Earth our mother); Ga li e li ga (I am thankful); Si gi ni ge yu (We love each other); O sa li he li ga (We are grateful).