jpg: Cherokee Chief of the Oconostota's remains were uncovered during the archaeological digs around the site of Chota for the Tellico Reservoir impoundment. His burial site was at the front door of the Chota Council House.
ancientfaces: Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce This is a photo of Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce in He lead the tribe when the U. government was trying to force them onto reservation land in Idaho. [ Source Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce ]
Chief Naiche was the final hereditary chief of the Chiricahua band of Apache. Naiche's name, which in English means "meddlesome one" or "mischief maker". He was the youngest son of Cochise. Naiche died on March 1919 in Mescalero, New Mexico.
One of the earliest photos showing a Native American with A tipi (also tepee and teepee) and a wolf - unlike the myths created about wolves by settlers, some Indians maintained a respectful relationship with wolves.