Little Big Man was Crazy Horse's lieutenant. After surrendering along with Crazy Horse, he switched allegiance and was directly involved with Crazy Horse's death by assisting in pinning his arms. It was said that Little Big Man was crafty, but with considerable ability and presence, and was a recognized trouble maker. After being bayoneted by a soldier, the last words, uttered by Crazy Horse to Little Big Man and others, were "Let me go, my friends. You have got me hurt enough."
This photo shows a young adult male Native American, wearing ceremonial clothing. This clothing, in past times, was also used in battles. The paintings and design all have significant meanings to the outfit. The headdress is a very elegant part, and shows the tradition of Native American culture.
Medicine Crow As a youth of fifteen, Medicine Crow went on his first war party. In the next nineteen years, he led a vigorous and often dangerous life of a Plains Indian warrior. For twelve of those years he was a war chief.
Crazy Horse (Lakota: Tȟašúŋke Witkó (in Standard Lakota Orthography), literally "His-Horse-Is-Crazy" or "His-Horse-Is-Spirited"; ca. 1840 – September 5, 1877) was a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota. He took up arms against the U.S. Federal government to fight against encroachments on the territories and way of life of the Lakota people, including leading a war party at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in June 1876. Caught his first buffalo at 12 and became Chief at 16.