The John Pierce mansion in Sioux City, Iowa served as the Sioux City museum for many years.

The John Pierce mansion in Sioux City, Iowa served as the Sioux City museum for many years.

Chief Spotted Crow of the Sioux tribe of Pine Ridge, S.D. and his five months old granddaughter,   Lena Lou White House, who was named by Vice President Curtis a few days before, 1929

Chief Spotted Crow of the Sioux tribe of Pine Ridge, S.D. and his five months old granddaughter, Lena Lou White House, who was named by Vice President Curtis a few days before, 1929

General Custer enters the Sioux' Black Hills of North Dakota and prospect for gold. His discovery of gold is designed to attract settlers. Thus, the U. S. breaks the Treaty of Fort Laramie, which forbade white men from entering the Sioux' sacred hills. General Custer's 1874 Black Hill's Expedition Force.

General Custer enters the Sioux' Black Hills of North Dakota and prospect for gold. His discovery of gold is designed to attract settlers. Thus, the U. S. breaks the Treaty of Fort Laramie, which forbade white men from entering the Sioux' sacred hills. General Custer's 1874 Black Hill's Expedition Force.

Charles Eastman, an indian who was sent away to "white man" school to assimilate.  Eventually ended up at Pine Ridge Reservation and treated the injured after the Wounded Knee massacre.  He married Elaine Goodale and had five children.  After Wounded Knee he became an advocate for the Sioux. http://www.google.com/imgres?q=charles+eastman&hl=en&sa=X&biw=1366&bih=574&tbm=isch&prmd=imvnsbo&tbnid=WZ

Charles Eastman, an indian who was sent away to "white man" school to assimilate. Eventually ended up at Pine Ridge Reservation and treated the injured after the Wounded Knee massacre. He married Elaine Goodale and had five children. After Wounded Knee he became an advocate for the Sioux. http://www.google.com/imgres?q=charles+eastman&hl=en&sa=X&biw=1366&bih=574&tbm=isch&prmd=imvnsbo&tbnid=WZ

Chief War Eagle, last of the Sioux to reside in Iowa territory. He was known as "The Friend of the White Man". Buried in Sioux City Iowa. How ironic.

Chief War Eagle, last of the Sioux to reside in Iowa territory. He was known as "The Friend of the White Man". Buried in Sioux City Iowa. How ironic.

The Sioux Guide to Situational Awareness

The Sioux Guide to Situational Awareness

Charles Alexander Eastman was born in 1858 and raised as "Ohiyesa" to be a hunter and warrior in the traditional ways of the Santee Sioux. When he was almost 16 years old, he left tribal life to learn the culture of European-American civilization...

Famous Lakota Sioux Indians | ... referred to as the "only picture" of the famous warrior Crazy Horse

Famous Lakota Sioux Indians | ... referred to as the "only picture" of the famous warrior Crazy Horse

Ouray and his second wife Chipeta who helped raise his children to his first marriage after his first wife died. When Ouray was fighting the Sioux, his only son was taken captive. Despite attempts by the US gov. to gain the boy's release, Ouray was unable to find him. Ten years later in 1873, visiting the Indian Commissioner at Cheyenne, Wyoming, Ouray heard from a woman who lived with the Sioux that his son lived, but had been sold to the Southern Arapaho. A search for his son was…

Ouray and his second wife Chipeta who helped raise his children to his first marriage after his first wife died. When Ouray was fighting the Sioux, his only son was taken captive. Despite attempts by the US gov. to gain the boy's release, Ouray was unable to find him. Ten years later in 1873, visiting the Indian Commissioner at Cheyenne, Wyoming, Ouray heard from a woman who lived with the Sioux that his son lived, but had been sold to the Southern Arapaho. A search for his son was…

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