Lozen could ride, shoot, and fight as well as the Apache men in the band and had great skill in military strategy.
Quanah Parker was a bridge for his people to the new world. He helped them to adjust, which saved them from certain starvation and death.
Being a Ghigau, Nancy was not only allowed to sit in on counsel with the male leaders, but also had the power to spare captives. One such captive was Lydia Russell who was injured when she was captured just a day before a battle at Fort Watauga settlement which is now Elizabethton, Tennessee.
By their own thorough histories, Wyandotte or Wyandot peoples consist of more than one group. Some were forced out of Ohio/Michgian and a few received some money.
Cherokee: Properly spelled Tsalagi by the Cherokee The Cherokee sometimes call themselves Ani-Kituhwagi, meaning the people of Kituhwah. Kituhwah was an ancient city near Bryson City, North Carolina, which was the nucleus of the Cherokee Nation....
The story of Pocahontas has been written and rewritten many times, but the most common is the fantasy version from Hollywood and Walt Disney. This version is based on the true facts which are no less gripping than the story book version.
The legends that have grown up around the Plymouth Colony First Thanksgiving are inaccurate when compared to 17th Century settlers' handwritten diaries and ledgers in museums around the US.
Sealth of the Duwamish and Suquamish tribes of the Pacific Northwest was a well loved and respected leader. He was known for his intelligence, courage and power. His word was law to his people, and like the Thunderbird, he was highly respected by all who knew him -- he was loved by his friends and...
With many obstacles ahead of her, Susan La Flesch was determined to become a doctor. She was dedicated and steadfast to her goal.
Canada is home to hundreds of Native American Nations or First Nations. Many are located in Ontario.