My novel "Promise" leads to an awareness of this. Yakama man, Twitmix and his horse, Washington. Photo: - The Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation, or simply Yakama Nation (formerly Yakima), has nearly enrolled members.
Joseph Brant, born in 1742, was a Mohawk chief who helped gain Indian support for the British in the French Indian War between 1754 1763. From 1763 to 1776, Brant his tribe assisted the British in the American Revolution by attacking the American settlers. After the Revolution, unable to negotiate a land settlement with the American government, Brant obtained a land grant in Canada he his followers settled in the area now known as Brantford, Ontario.:
Native American, Chief Ouray of the Ute Indian Tribe was considered a peacemaker and was well respected by many people of his era. (Photo 1878 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) Read more at Chief Ouray Was a Big Part of the History of Colorado