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Owl Power - Native Americans attributed owls with wisdom and sacred knowledge. The shaman would call upon Owl medicine for insight into the truth of ill-intent. Plains Indians wore owl feathers to protect against evil spirits.:

Indian Woman with Owl . Blind River, Ontario, Canada -- I've always wondered what she was thinking, considering that the owl is not alive, or could have been sick. For some tribes the owl is a symbol of death -- a taboo to behold.

Little Dancer | Salt River Indian Pow Wow, Arizona | Rossan | Flickr

Sometimes I go to Pow Wow dance events. All of the dancers wear traditional clothes. I like to watch them dance. I am Native American, and it's part of my heritage.

Tiny Dancer

Young Native American dancer in full dress. The feathered head dress looks as though its about to slip down over those big brown eyes.

Native American Indian

For those who feel they have Native American heritage, or come from a long line of tribal families, DNA testing can help to determine their genetic background in relation to the Native American.

The Book: Code Talker exemplifies Allegory in the dressings of the Navajo Natives on their first day in the U.S. schools. The children all wear jewelry to signify the greatness and gratitude toward their ancestors in their household. "We all wore beads, necklaces, and bracelets to show our families were proud" (Bruchac, 14).

The Book: Code Talker exemplifies Allegory in the dressings of the Navajo Natives on their first day in the U.S. schools. The children all wear jewelry to signify the greatness and gratitude toward their ancestors in their household. "We all wore beads, necklaces, and bracelets to show our families were proud" (Bruchac, 14).

Angry Bear (Blackfoot):

James Bama - Pow-Wow Dancer - Search Gallery One for Native Americans limited edition prints, giclee canvases and original paintings by internationally-known artists

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Jessica Chastain photographed for Los Angeles Times on September 2015 in New York.

S H O S H O N E. Native American http://www.flickr.com/photos/raw-life/3118293913/in/photostream/.

Shoshone man lives in Yellowstone National Park and makes his living "chasing the bloom.

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