We were in bad shape before white men arrived. I don’t know how to explain how we were able to manage without these fundamental things that (so they tell us) are so necessary for civilized society” - John (Fire) Lame Deer, Sioux Lakota,
Chief Cochise~Apache Indian Cochise was a chief of the Chokonen band of the Chiricahua Apache and the leader of an uprising that began in Cochise County, Arizona is named after him. This county is where my Dad lives now.
NA Indian * Chief Eagle ~ Salish chief; wore a headdress of highly prized golden eagle feathers, which signify that he was oiutstanding in battle. A complete tail of twelve eagle feathers could be traded for a pony ~ Artist by: steeelll *
Peo Peo Tholekt (Bird Alighting), a Nez Perce warrior who helped capture the mountain howitzer at the Battle of the Big Hole Aug. He fought with distinction in every battle of the Nez Perce War, was wounded in the Battle of Camas Creek Aug.
Shoshone Warrior Today, the Shoshone are still waiting to become a Federally recognized tribe, along with over 200 other Native American tribes such as the California Chumash and the North-Eastern Abenakis.
Indian Menominee and Stockbridge-Munsee, born in Keshena (Wisconsin). Dancer and actress, begins in CORE TONNERR E and the Indian movies or westerns: The spirits of the guardian Medicine River Song of Hiawatha Dreamkeeper Into the West
Ishi - was last surviving member of Yahi or Yana people in California. Ishi is believed to have been last native in N. California to have lived most of his life completely outside European American culture