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Kicking Bear - Mniconjou - no date

Kicking Bear, also called Matȟó Wanáȟtake, was an Oglala Lakota who became a band chief of the Miniconjou Lakota Sioux.

Kicking Bear. Oglala Sioux

Kicking Bear, Oglala Sioux medicine man, sub-chief among the Minneconjou Sioux during the Sioux Wars First cousin and close friend of Chief Crazy Horse.

This shirt is believed to be worn by the Lakota Warrior and war leader Crazy Horse.  It is currently housed in the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in New York City

This shirt is believed to be worn by the Lakota Warrior and war leader Crazy Horse. It is currently housed in the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in New York City.

Washington, DC, March 4, 1905  Six tribal leaders in ceremonial attire attend Teddy Roosevelt’s inaugural parade. From L to R Little Plume (Piegan), Buckskin Charley (Southern Ute), Geronimo (Chiricahua Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche), Hollow Horn Bear (Brulé Sioux), and American Horse (Oglala Sioux).   Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952, photographer

Six Indian nation tribal leaders (l to r) Little Plume (Piegan), Buckskin Charley (Ute), Geronimo (Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche), Hollow Horn Bear (Sioux) and American Horse (Sioux) in ceremonial attire.

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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