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Hehaka Sapa (aka Black Elk, aka Nicholas Black Elk) - Oglala - circa 1932

Nicholas Black Elk [Hehaka Sapa] (c. December 1863 – 17 August or 19 August was a famous Wichasha Wakan (Medicine Man or Holy Man) and Heyoka of the Oglala Lakota (Sioux). He participated at about the age of twelve in the Battle of Little Big H

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Native American art is so beautiful. I think that I am like Native American. Plus I got cheekbones for days sweethart.

Naiche 06 Studio Portrait when he was a prisoner of war at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.

Naiche - Chiricahua Apache: Naiche was the son of Apache chief Cochise, he enlisted as a scout at Fort Sill, Oklahoma Territory, in 1897