Why Was the Crazy Horse Memorial Built?
The Crazy Horse Memorial is a site in the Black Hills of South Dakota that includes a mountain sculpture, a cultural center and a
Wounded Knee Massacre 1890
The Wounded Knee Massacre occurred on December 29, 1890, near Wounded Knee Creek (Lakota: Čhaŋkpé Ópi Wakpála) on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the U.S. state of South Dakota. On
Sioux Wars: Great Sioux War
The Great Sioux War refers to series of conflicts from 1876 to 1877 involving the Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne tribes. Following the influx of gold miners to the Black Hills of South Dakota,
About the Crazy Horse Memorial
Located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, the Crazy Horse Memorial is the world's largest mountain
Great Sioux War
The Arikara War took place in August 1823 between the United States and the Arikara native Americans near the Missouri River, in present-day South Dakota. Arikara warriors had previously attacked a
Kevin Locke ~ Hunkpapa/Anishinaabe
Kevin Locke (Lakota name: Tȟokéya Inážiŋ, meaning "The First to Arise") is Lakota (Hunkpapa band) and
What Did the Sioux Indians Use to Make Pottery?
The Sioux Nation is comprised of several tribes that originally inhabited the the Great Plains area of the United States.
Sisseton – Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation
The Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation, formerly Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe/Dakota
Native American Day
Native American Day is a state holiday in California, established in 1968 to honor Native American
Arikara Indian Language
Arikara is a Caddoan language of the Great Plains, once spoken in North and South
JoAnne Bird – Dakota (Sioux)
Born in Oakland, California, JoAnne Bird was raised in northeastern South Dakota by her grandmother, whom she credits for playing a major role in her creative education, from infancy to young
Joseph M. Marshall III ~ Brulé Lakota
Joseph M. Marshall III (b. ca. 1946) is a Brulé Lakota historian, writer, teacher, craftsman, administrator, and public