Walther Hanssen

Walther Hanssen

Walther Hanssen
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Apache Brothers-circa 1888  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Native-American-Indian-Old-Photos/10150102703945578

Apache Brothers-circa 1888 http://www.facebook.com/pages/Native-American-Indian-Old-Photos/10150102703945578

I love this old picture of Texas Cowboys in camp. The picture was taken in about 1902 on the XIT ranch in Texas.

I love this old picture of Texas Cowboys in camp. The picture was taken in about 1902 on the XIT ranch in Texas.

Little Jimmy Mckinn, 11 year old son of John and Lucretia McKinn captured by Geronimo in 1886. This is the only photo ever taken of a captive while still being held in captivity.  He was later returned to his parents after being rescued when Gen Crook induced Geronimo to finally give himself up.  Photo by C.S. Fly, 1886.

Little Jimmy Mckinn, 11 year old son of John and Lucretia McKinn captured by Geronimo in 1886. This is the only photo ever taken of a captive while still being held in captivity. He was later returned to his parents after being rescued when Gen Crook induced Geronimo to finally give himself up. Photo by C.S. Fly, 1886.

This photograph shows a Sioux Medicine Man. His name was Slow Bull. The picture was taken in 1907 by Edward Curtis

This photograph shows a Sioux Medicine Man. His name was Slow Bull. The picture was taken in 1907 by Edward Curtis

Ishi (ca. 1860 – March 25, 1916) was the last member of the Yahi, the last surviving group of the Yana people of the U.S. state of California. Ishi is believed to have been the last Native American in Northern California to have lived most of his life completely outside the European American culture.

Ishi (ca. 1860 – March 25, 1916) was the last member of the Yahi, the last surviving group of the Yana people of the U.S. state of California. Ishi is believed to have been the last Native American in Northern California to have lived most of his life completely outside the European American culture.

THE INSPIRATION FOR CHARACTER WOODROW CALL, OF "LONESOME DOVE". Charles Goodnight, also known as Charlie Goodnight (March 5, 1836 – December 12, 1929), was a cattle rancher in the American West, perhaps the best known rancher in Texas. He is known as the "father of the Texas Panhandle." Essayist and historian J. Frank Dobie said that Goodnight "approached greatness more nearly than any other cowman of history." He also invented the chuck wagon and helped preserve the buffalo from extinction.

THE INSPIRATION FOR CHARACTER WOODROW CALL, OF "LONESOME DOVE". Charles Goodnight, also known as Charlie Goodnight (March 5, 1836 – December 12, 1929), was a cattle rancher in the American West, perhaps the best known rancher in Texas. He is known as the "father of the Texas Panhandle." Essayist and historian J. Frank Dobie said that Goodnight "approached greatness more nearly than any other cowman of history." He also invented the chuck wagon and helped preserve the buffalo from extinction.

Norwegian settlers in 1898 North Dakota in front of their homestead, a sod hut

Norwegian settlers in 1898 North Dakota in front of their homestead, a sod hut

House raising, each log is a work of art.

House raising, each log is a work of art.

Sequoias, the gold of the settlers.

Sequoias, the gold of the settlers.

Chinook, MT.Treaty of 1855,an attempt to keep the peace between settlers &Indians.But the “peacefulness” was short lived because of gold found on the Indian Res in1860. In an effort to“get rich quick,” the treaty was violated by many white settlers..a second treaty in 1863 was formed, reducing the size of the Indian Res. A non-treaty Nez Perce band led by Chief Joseph became trapped 40m from Canada. Oct 5th,1877, after a 5 day fight with U.S. Army, Chief Joseph surrendered.

Chinook, MT.Treaty of 1855,an attempt to keep the peace between settlers &Indians.But the “peacefulness” was short lived because of gold found on the Indian Res in1860. In an effort to“get rich quick,” the treaty was violated by many white settlers..a second treaty in 1863 was formed, reducing the size of the Indian Res. A non-treaty Nez Perce band led by Chief Joseph became trapped 40m from Canada. Oct 5th,1877, after a 5 day fight with U.S. Army, Chief Joseph surrendered.