Portrait of Zitkala-Sa by Gertrude Kasebier, about Zitkala-Sa was the pen name of writer and activist Gertrude Simmons Bonnin She exposed the hardships faced by students at Native American boarding schools by writing about her own.
Zitkala-Sa was a Yankton Sioux woman. She was well educated, an accomplished author, musician and composer - she wrote the first American Indian opera, The Sun Opera, in She went on to work for the reform of Indian policies in the United States
Amazing photo of Mother Teresa as a child! She was the youngest child of Nikola and Drane Bojaxhiu and was originally named 'Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu'. Agnes received her first communion at the age of five.a living saint in my time.
25 fotos icônicas do passado que você definitivamente precisa ver
LEST WE FORGET.Some of the most heartbreaking — pictures made between 1861 and while battles raged between the North and the South. Pictured: A former slave reveals the scars on his back from whippings before he escaped to become a Union soldier.