Yellow Smoke (Shoude-Nasi), 75 years of age, Omaha Chief. This could be the Yellow Smoke who was murdered in Dunlap, Iowa? Yellow Smoke visited a saloon for a game of cards but unfortunately sat down with a group of men who's intent was to rob him. After getting him drunk they stole his money and an elegant fur robe. A fight started and Yellow Smoke was struck on the head, crushing his skull.
10 QUOTES FROM A SIOUX INDIAN CHIEF THAT WILL MAKE YOU QUESTION EVERYTHING ABOUT MODERN CULTURE -- Luther Standing Bear was a Sioux Indian Chief who occupied the rift between the native and white man's worlds. Here are some of his words on both.
Red Shirt (Ógle Lúta c. 1845 – 1925) was an Oglala Sioux warrior who served in the capacity of chief at two Sioux peace delegations to Washington in 1870 and in 1880. He was officially appointed chief of the Oglala at the Pine Ridge Agency in 1878. Red Shirt was born near Fort Fetterman in Wyoming.
Kicking Bear was a Native American medicine man who was born Oglala Sioux, but became a sub-chief among the Minneconjou Sioux during the period known as the Sioux Wars (1854-1890). Both the Oglala and the Minneconjou belonged to the Lakota Nation. He was a first cousin and close friend of Chief Crazy Horse.
30-10-11 Quanah Parker,1845 or 1852 - Feb.23,1911 was a Comanche War Chief, a leader in the Native American Church and the last leader of the powerful Quahadi. He was the son of Comanche Chief Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker who had been kidnapped at the age of 9. Quanah Parker looked, and dressed like an Indian but he have very blue eyes. He was one of the most feared Indian leaders in the west. He died on Feb. 23,1911 at the age of 59.
Quanah Parker, a Kwahadi Comanche chief; full-length, standing in front of tent. Photographed by Lanney. Read EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON.Also, RIDE THE WIND His mother Cynthia Ann Parker was captured by the Commanche att a young age, lived among them for years.