Native American Warriors

Minnie Hollow Wood

Minnie Hollow Wood

Books: Dennis, Yvonne Wakim, Arlene B. Hirschfelder, and Shannon Rothenberger Flynn. 2016. Native American Almanac: More Than 50,000 Years Of The Cultures And Histories Of Indigenous Peoples. Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press. Wagner, Frederic C. 2016. Participants in the Battle of the Little Big Horn: A Biographical Dictionary of Sioux, Cheyenne and United States Military Personnel. […]

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Running Eagle

Running Eagle

Name: Pitamahkan Known as: Running Eagle Called: “Brown Weasel Woman”  Date: After 1878 Nation: Blackfeet (Piegan) Country: America Note: Rescued her father after an enemy tribe shot his horse [Wikipedia] Articles: Amazing Montanans—Biography – Lifeways of Montana’s First People Books: Agonito, Joseph. 2017. Brave Hearts: Indian Women of the Plains. Guilford, Connecticut: TwoDot. Lacey, Theresa Jensen. The […]

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Buffalo Calf Road Woman

Buffalo Calf Road Woman

Books: Agonito, Joseph. 2017. Brave Hearts: Indian Women of the Plains. Guilford, Connecticut: TwoDot. Websites: Buffalo Calf Road Woman – Wikipedia Videos: Native American: Cheyenne Fast War Dance (Buffalo Calf Road Woman) [Min: 2:03]  

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Tȟašína Máni (Moving Robe Woman)

Tȟašína Máni (Moving Robe Woman)

Sioux Name: Tȟašína Máni Also known as: Moving Robe Woman, Mary Crawler, Her Eagle Robe, She Walks with Her Shawl, and Walking Blanket Woman Date: 1854? – 1936 Nation: Hunkpapa Sioux Country: America Note: She rode into battle after she saw her brother Deeds shot off his horse. She participated in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. [American-Tribes.com] Books: Hardorff, […]

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Akkeekaahuush & Biliíche Héeleelash Crow Warriors

Akkeekaahuush & Biliíche Héeleelash Crow Warriors

Name: Akkeekaahuush (Comes Toward the Near Bank) Date: c. 1810 – 1880 Nation: Crow Country: America Note: Akkeekaahuush was an infamous war leader who fought against the Piegans.[Little Big Horn College Library] Name: Biliíche Héeleelash (Among the Willows) Date: c. 1837 – 1912 Nation: Crow Country: America Note: Biliíche Héeleelash fought at the legendary Battle […]

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