John Smith, Oldest living Indian age John Smith (d. February also known as Gaa-binagwiiyaas, he was a Chippewa Indian who lived in the Cass Lake (Minnesota) area and is reputed to have died at the age of
Ballerinas in rehearsal. "The first Black Ballet" [The First American Negro Ballet] (Life, as they were called back then. The American ballet master Eugene Grona, this Ballet company was formed in the U.
My grandmother's grandfather was full-blood Cherokee. African American x Cherokee ~Many freed and escaped slaves went west where there was true freedom and were adopted by tribes taking Native American wives.
1945 — V-J Day in Times Square/Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection / Getty Images An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.