Short Bull, a member of the Sioux tribe, was born in about 1845. He was a warrior who fought at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, and a medicine man who brought the Ghost Dance religion to the Lakotas.
Chief Mato Wakan - Medicine Bear - of the Pabasksa (Cut Head) Band of the Upper Yanktonai Tribe- 1870. He was the princcipal Sioux signator of the 1886-1887 treaty, which led to the establishment of the Fort Peck Reservation in 1888. [The History of the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian].
These are the original inhabitants of the area that is now South Dakota. There are eight federally recognized Indian tribes in South Dakota today: Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Council, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, Lower Brule Sioux Tribe, Oglala Sioux Tribe, Rosebud Sioux Tribe, Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe, and Yankton Sioux.
Rosebud Nation, Lakota Sioux Tribe.../ This looks like 'Smiles a Lot' from Dances with Wolves ~bl~.../
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Lakota Alphabet is a Siouan language spoken by the Lakota people of the Sioux tribes. he Lakota language represents one of the largest Native American language speech communities in the United States, with approximately 6,000 speakers living mostly in northern plains states of North Dakota and South Dakota.
Tepees.. in South Dakota which is home to nine different Native American tribes, including Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota people. Spread throughout the state, the nine tribes include the Cheyenne River Sioux, Crow Creek Sioux, Flandreau-Santee Sioux, Lower Brule Sioux, Oglala Sioux, Rosebud Sioux, Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate, Standing Rock Sioux, and the Yankton Sioux Tribe