Close up of Quanah Parker (~1845-1911), the Last Comanche chief. Quanah's 2nd wife in 1872 was Weakeah, daughter of Penateka Comanche subchief Yellow Bear (aka Old Bear). Although first espoused to another warrior, she and Quanah eloped, and took several other warriors with them. It was from this small group that the large Quahadi band would form. Yellow Bear pursued the band and eventually Quanah made peace with him. The two bands united, forming the largest force of Comanche Indians…
The Map Of Native American Tribes You've Never Seen Before
Aaron Carapella couldn't find a map showing the original names and locations of Native American tribes as they existed before contact with Europeans. That's why the Oklahoma man designed his own map.
Little Big Man, the sub-chief of Oglala Sioux, was second in command...
Little Big Man, the sub-chief of Oglala Sioux, was second in command after Crazy Horse in 1876 for the Battle of Little Big Horn. Erstklassige Nachrichtenbilder in hoher Auflösung bei Getty Images
In 1876, Medicine Crow, together with other 176 Crows joined general George Crook’s troops and fought in the Battle of the Rosebud (according to Joe Medicine Crow, it was Medicine Crow to “carry the pipe” for the Crow scouts, while Plenty Coups told Frank Linderman that he himself led the Crow warriors – Alligator Stands Up). Lt. John Bourke thus remembered the Crow leader “…Medicine Crow, the Crow chief, looked like a devil in his war bonnet of feathers, furs and buffalo horns”.
Only when the last tree has been cut down, the last fish has been caught, and the last stream poisoned, will we realize we cannot eat money. #indigenousnorthamericans