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Sitting Bull (1831 – 1890) ~ "a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who led his people as a tribal chief during years of resistance to United States government policies. Born near the Grand River in Dakota Territory, he was killed by Indian agency police on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation during an attempt to arrest him and prevent him from supporting the Ghost Dance movement."

This is a picture of a chief of the Cherokees. The Cherokee Indians believe in head rights. "According to Mama, if you're one-eighth or more they let you in. She called this our head rights." (pg. 14)

Naiche & his wife Ha-o-zinne. - In 1880, Naiche traveled to Mexico with Geronimo's band, to avoid forced relocation to the San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation in Arizona. They surrendered in 1883 but escaped the reservation in 1885, back into Mexico. They were captured in 1886, and Naiche and others were imprisoned in Fort Marion in St. Augustine, Florida.

“Wolf Robe (c.1838-1910) was a Southern Cheyenne chief and a holder of the Benjamin Harrison Peace Medal. During the late 1870s he was forced to leave the open plains and relocate his tribe on to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Indian Reservation in Indian Territory.  He was awarded the Benjamin Harrison Peace Medal in 1890 for his assistance in the Cherokee Commission.” - Wikipedia

Chief Wolf Robe (b. 1838-1841, d. 1910, Oklahoma) was a Southern Cheyenne chief and a holder of Benjamin Harrison Peace Medal. During the late 1870s he was forced to leave the open plains and relocate his tribe on to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Indian Reservation. He was awarded the Benjamin Harrison Peace Medal in 1890 for his assistance in the Cherokee Commission. F. A. Rinehart photographed the chief in 1898, Lancy DeGill photographed him in 1909.

The original territory of the Five "Civilized" Tribes that were forced to move to "Indian Territory" (now known as Oklahoma), along with many other tribes. The Cherokees, Creeks, Choctaws, Chickasaws and Seminoles.

DIANA FLETCHER, daughter of a runaway slave who took refuge with the Seminoles in Florida. His Seminole wife, Diana's mother, died on The Trail of Tears. Diana attended Hampton Institute in Virginia, a college for Black students later opened to Native Americans. She maintained her Black Indian heritage despite pressure to repress it. [More "Black Indians" and frontier people at https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/poc-frontier-times-black-indians-cowboys-settlers/ ]

The Hopi Indians are the oldest Native American tribe in the World. Just like the Ancient Egyptians and Ancient Mayans, they are believed to be able to trace the roots of their culture back to the lost civilization of Atlantis.