Ella Cara Deloria is best known for her linguistic and ethnographic work on the Sioux Nation. She brought a new perspective on her work, as she was born on the Yankton Sioux Reservation and part of a traditional Dakota Sioux family.
This photograph shows a nice example of Sioux Indian Beadwork. The photo shows James Spotted Elk, a Sioux Indian Boy. He is pictured in an ornate Beaded vest. This is a nice example of this type of work. The picture was taken in
Chief White Bull: 1849 – He was the nephew of Sitting Bull and participated in the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Some believe he killed Custer. Prior to becoming a combatant against Custer, White Bull was already an accomplished fighter.