Will Sampson - A Muscogee Creek Indian born in Okmulgee, Ok. He stood 6'5".He was a bronc rider on the rodeo circuit for 20 years. He did a lot for his people. An accomplished Artist as well as a very awesome Actor. He was 53 when he died & is buried at Hitchia, Oklahoma.
American Holocaust: When It’s All Over I’ll Still Be Indian
Untitled (Native American burial site) Artist: Richard Throssel Artist Bio: American, 1882 - 1933 Creation Date: c. 1910 Process: gelatin silver print Credit Line: Gift of Graham and Susan Nash Accession Number:
Indian chiefs who counciled with Gen. Miles and setteled [sic] the Indian War -- Standing Bull, Bear Who Looks Back Running [Stands and Looks Back] Has the Big White Horse White Tail [or Living] Bear Little Thunder Bull Dog High Hawk Lame Eagle Pipe
[Minnie Spotted Wolf became the first Native American woman to join the Marine Corps Women's Reserve in September She was celebrated in a comic book and in military public relations campaigns. She died in 1988 after 29 years of teaching in Montana.