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.

Quanah Parker, a Kwahadi Comanche chief full-length, standing in front of tent. His mother Cynthia Ann Parker (Ride the Wind) was captured by the Commanche at a young age.

Black Elk (Oglala Sioux) 1863-1950. Black Elk experienced a vision at age nine that led to his becoming a medicine man renowned for his spiritual and healing powers. He participated in the Custer battle, the Ghost Dance religion and the Wounded Knee massacre. One of the most important books ever written about Native spirituality, "Black Elk Speaks: The Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux" has become the "bible" for young Indians, who look to it for spiritual guidance.

Black Elk (Oglala Sioux) Black Elk experienced a vision at age nine that led to his becoming a medicine man renowned for his spiritual and healing powers. He participated in the Custer battle, the Ghost Dance religion and the Wounded Knee massacre.

Geronimo's daughter

Geronimo’s daughter, Lenna ca. 1900 was Bedonkohe-Mescalero and born 1886 at Fort Marion in St. while her father was a prisoner there. The medical staff named her Marion (after the fort) but she took the name Lenna.

Indian Tom saved three pioneer children during the King County War of 1855/1856, near Brannan Park, c. 1914. He took them down the river to another Indian who took them to Seattle

Indian Tom Park is in Auburn, WA. Indian Tom saved three pioneer children during the King County War of near Brannan Park, c. He took them down the river to another Indian who took them to Seattle

Cochise was a principle chief of the Chiricahua Apache. In his own language, his name meant "having the quality of strength of oak". The Chiricahua lived in the area that is now the northern Mexican region of Sanora, New Mexico and Arizona.

Cochise was a principle chief of the Chiricahua Apache. The Chiricahua lived in the area that is now the northern Mexican region of Sonora, New Mexico and Arizona. Cochise County, Arizona is named after him.

Comanche Indians in Palo Duro Canyon photograph taken 1890's on JA ranch Buffalo hunt with Teddy Roosevelt Charles Goodnight Chief Quannah Parker and Big Tree Lone Wolf Sr. Hunt was staged for Edison film crew.

Comanche Indians in Palo Duro Canyon photograph taken on JA ranch Buffalo hunt with Teddy Roosevelt Charles Goodnight Chief Quannah Parker and Big Tree Lone Wolf Sr. Hunt was staged for Edison film crew.

Many Native Americans welcomed African Americans into their villages. Even as slaves many African Americans became part of a family group, and many intermarried with Native Americans -  thus many later became classified as Black Indians

FAMILY Many Native Americans welcomed African Americans into their villages. Even as slaves many African Americans became part of a family group, and many intermarried with Native Americans - thus many later became classified as Black Indians

Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse (A Sioiux Indian) was born on the Republican River about He was killed at Fort Robinson, Nebraska, in so that he lived barely thirty-three years. (There are no known photos of Crazy Horse.

Very powerful #oldimages  #nativeamericans

A 1875 photograph of Chiefs Red Cloud (Oglala Sioux), Sitting Bull (Hunkpapa Sioux), Swift Bear (Arapaho), and Spotted Tail (Brule Sioux), along with their interpreter Julius Meyer.

Cochise (/koʊˈtʃiːs/; Cheis or A-da-tli-chi, in Apache K'uu-ch'ish "oak"; c. 1805 – June 8, 1874) was leader of the Chihuicahui local group of the Chokonen ("central" or "real" Chiricahua) and principal chief (or nantan) of the Chokonen band of the Chiricahua Apache and the leader of an uprising that began in 1861. Cochise County, Arizona is named after him.

Cochise was a principle chief of the Chiricahua Apache. The Chiricahua lived in the area that is now the northern Mexican region of Sonora, New Mexico and Arizona. Cochise County, Arizona is named after him.

Picture of an old Rebel Soldier, taken in 1913.    The South Will Rise Again!

Black Confederate Veteran…I need to research this pic, and more than likely this man was forced into this. I DOUBT THAT!This looks to be a photo from a UCV convention.The soldier was probably a cook in a confederate company.

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