American Indian Mother holding her Child. It was taken in 1908 by Edward S. The image shows a Portrait of a Native American woman in a half-length, seated, facing right, position holding her baby in a beaded cradleboard.
Elizabeth "Betsy" Brown Stephens a Cherokee Indian who walked the Trail of Tears in 1838 ------ Learn and talk about Trail of Tears, American Old West, Cherokee Nation Chickasaw tribe, Ethnic cleansing in the United States
Oh Great Spirit who made all races, Look kindly upon the whole human family and take away the arrogance and hatred which separates us from our brothers. - - Cherokee prayer Cherokee Indian Tattoos And Meanings
Norma Smallwood Bruce was a full blood Cherokee Indian from Tulsa, Oklahoma. While a student at Oklahoma State University, she entered the Miss America Pageant in 1926 & was crowned the first Native American to win the title.
This 1910 Edward S. Curtis photograph shows a Wishxam bride wearing a dentalium shell wedding headdress. Historically, the Wishxam (or Wishram) people lived on the north bank of the Columbia River near The Dalles, Oregon.