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Curly (1859 - 22 мая 1923), Кроу. W. B. Finch, период 1880. National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Curly (1859 - 22 мая 1923), Кроу. W. B. Finch, период 1880. National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Sarah Winnemucca was born in 1842 the daughter of Chief Winnemucca, leader of the Paiutes, a tribe native to   Nevada and California. As a child, Sarah lost many family members in the Paiute War of 1860, doing much to mold her into the peacemaker she became. She is often remembered as a champion of the rights of indigenous peoples. Sarah spent her life working toward obtaining the return of tribal lands to their native people.

Sarah Winnemucca was one of the most influential and charismatic Native American women in American history. Born near the Humboldt River Sink in Nevada to a legendary family of Paiute.

White Mountain Apache men - circa 1888  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Native-American-Indian-Old-Photos/10150102703945578

White Mountain Apache men - circa 1888 http://www.facebook.com/pages/Native-American-Indian-Old-Photos/10150102703945578

An old photograph of a Kiowa Mother and Child.

Kiowa Mother and Child. America - American History - Women's Rights - Child Labor - The Great Depression - Civil Rights - Native Americans - Slavery - American Indians.

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