The Trail of Tears was the name given to the forced relocation of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830. President Andrew Jackson had long been an advocate of what ... Read More
Brown Thunder, 1908. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.
Nancy Callahan Dollar was the daughter of a Cherokee father named William Callahan and a half Cherokee Indian, half Irish mother. In her old age she began a tombstone fund, but after she died in January 1931 at the age of 108, a band of thieves broke into her home and stole the money. Her ghost, accompanied by that of her faithful dog "Buster" were seen in the community up until the time that a headstone was erected in 1973 by the town of Mentone, Alabama.