Little Horse, an Oglala Sioux man 1899

thebigkelu: “studio portrait of a Native American (Oglala Sioux) man, identified as Chief Little Horse - Heyn Photo - 1899 (picture # ”

Chief Crazy Horse, Oglala Sioux Nation

Claimed to be a photograph of Oglala Lakota war leader Crazy Horse, although no photograph of him has ever been authenticated. This is probably Little Big Man, Oglala warrior and one of those involved in killing Crazy Horse.

Kicking Bear. Oglala Sioux

Kicking Bear, medicine man who was born Oglala Sioux, but became a sub-chief among the Minneconjou Sioux. Both the Oglala and the Minneconjou belonged to the Lakota Nation. He was a first cousin and close friend of Chief Crazy Horse.

Chief Shot-in-the-eye, 1899.  "Shot-in-the-Eye was an Oglala Sioux who fought in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, where he was wounded and lost an eye. What he was called prior to this battle is unknown.”  Image by Frank Albert Rinehart

Chief Shot-in-the-eye, 1899 “Shot-in-the-Eye was an Oglala Sioux who fought in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in where he was wounded and lost an eye. What he was called prior to this battle is unknown.

Oglala Sioux council chief / by Herman Heyn, 1899. Vi har været iværksættere siden vi rejste os op/kravlede ned fra træerne

Chief Bone Necklace of the Oglala Lakota people, making up the great Sioux Nation, ca. 1899 (colorized version of photo)

Red Cloud (Oglala Sioux), Sitting Bull (actually Hunkpapa, not Miniconjou Sioux), Swift Bear (Arapaho), and Spotted Tail (Brule Sioux)... and Julius Meyer.  Taken by Frank F. Currier, Omaha.  Indian_Chiefs_1875.jpg (1512×1887)

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.

Quotes for Black Elk, an Oglala Sioux

Quotes for Black Elk, an Oglala Sioux

Conquering Bear. An Oglala Sioux man. 1899. Photo by F.A. Rinehart.

Conquering Bear was a Brulé Lakota chief who signed the Fort Laramie Treaty. He was killed in 1854 when troops from Fort Laramie entered his encampment to arrest a Sioux who had shot a calf belonging to the Mormons.

"Red Cloud" (1822 – December 10, 1909) war leader & chief of Oglala Lakota (Sioux). One of the most capable Native American opponents US Army faced, he led a successful campaign in 1866–1868 known as Red Cloud's War over control of Powder River Country in northeastern Wyoming & southern Montana. Here with his son "Jack Red Cloud" who succeeded him as Chief. Photograph ca 1900

Chief Red Cloud and son Jack Red Cloud - Oglala Sioux circa 1900 by eliza

Young Man Afraid of His Horses aka Tashun Kakokipa - Oglala Sioux 1891

Young Man Afraid of His Horses aka Tashun Kakokipa - Oglala Sioux 1891

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.

Heȟáka Sápa (Black Elk) (December 1863 – August was a famous wičháša wakȟáŋ (medicine man and holy man) of the Oglala Lakota (Sioux). He was Heyoka and a second cousin of Crazy Horse.

Suzie Cedar, Oglala Sioux, ⊕ 1907.

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Suzie Cedar, Oglala Sioux, ⊕ 1907.

Kills Alone - Oglala / Sioux (Lakota)

Kills Alone - Oglala / Sioux (Lakota)

Another must-listen from my #AudibleApp: "Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux, The Premier Edition" by John G. Neihardt, narrated by Robin Neihardt.

Another must-listen from my #AudibleApp: "Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux, The Premier Edition" by John G. Neihardt, narrated by Robin Neihardt.

Oglala Sioux Tribe - South Dakota - Travel & Tourism Site

Oglala Sioux Tribe - South Dakota - Travel & Tourism Site

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