“Out of the Indian approach to life there came a great freedom, an intense and absorbing respect for life, enriching faith in a Supreme Power, and principles of truth, honesty, generosity, equity, and brotherhood as a guide to mundane relations.” —LUTHER STANDING BEAR, OGLALA SIOUX, 1868 – 1937 ..*
Shoshone warrior Gor-osimp. Photographed between 1884-5. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.
An impressive portrait of White Calf, 1872-1934, Blackfoot chief. He is one of the most recognizable images of a Native American in the world as an impression of his portrait appears on the Buffalo nickel. The handwriting to the right of card is his own signature.