“How can your city honor the treaty, when they are allowing the Texas Rangers to build a museum on this historical site? I concur with the tribal official I spoke with this morning, who stated that as Comanches we know that the primary reason the Texas Rangers were created was to get rid of the Comanches.” — Charlotte McCurtain, Comanche Nation Powwow Leader http://nativeamericanevents.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/81.jpg Charlotte Mccurtain, American Indian, Native Indian, National Powwow, Powwow Leader, Historical Site, Native American, Comanche National, Cities Honor
Traditional dancers (Crow), 1928, via Flickr.Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.
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.