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Native Americans

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Chief Crazy Horse (Alleged photo) literally "His-Horse-Is-Crazy" or "His-Horse-Is-Spirited";[3] ca. 1840 – September 5, 1877) was a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota. He took up arms against the U.S. Federal government to fight against encroachments on the territories and way of life of the Lakota people, including leading a war party at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in June 1876.

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An impressive portrait of White Calf, 1872-1934, Blackfoot chief. He is one of the most recognizable images of a Native American in the world as an impression of his portrait appears on the Buffalo nickel. The handwriting to the right of card is his own signature.

John Two Guns White Calf

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Indian and Horse. I think that is Quannah Parker. His mother was white and captured as a child then married the Cherokee Chief. He signed a peace treaty. Awesome story to read about.

Geronimo (Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche/Scots-Irish) - 1905

Spotted Fawn :: Sioux 1875-1885

Spotted Fawn :: Western History

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Native American Weapons

NATIVE AMERICAN WEAPONS

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Siksika man with calumet and young boy inside tipi. 1914.

Shoshone Leggings and Moccasins by akseabird, via Flickr

Potawatomi - 1909 The Potawatomi are a Native American people of the upper Mississippi River region. In the Potawatomi language, they generally call themselves Bodéwadmi, a name that means "keepers of the fire.

Moon Beam, Native American Potawatomi girl. 1907.

ojibway beadwork | Ojibwa beading | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

ojibway floral beadwork | Beaded Bands, - Cowan's Auctions

POTAWATOMIE BEADED CLOTH BANDOLIER BAG c. 1890

Old Vtg Indian Beaded Boots CREE Native American Beadwork Adult Mukluks Moccasin | eBay

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MAMAGAYO import du Mexique et du Guatemala

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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.

Thunderchief - Native American

:::::::::: Antique Photograph ::::::::::: Native American Chiricahua woman Elsie Vance Chestuen at Fort Sill.

STRAIGHT SHOOTER (aka Adam Clark Vroman aka Ah-del-stohne) Navajo (1903)

Morning White Dove Elvis' great, great, great grandmother. She was full blooded Cherokee Indian. Elvis was 1/16 Cherokee.

American Indian 14c, 1922.

c. 1910 Photo of Native American-- Rattlesnake Pete, Umatilla Indian Reservation (US National Park Service) (Native American, Indian, Oregon)

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.

Blanket of the sun, nez perce 1908.