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Sioux Indians  | ... www.sonofthesouth.net/union-generals/sioux-indians/pictures/brave.jpg

Kiowa Girl, Indian Portrait by Edward Curtis. Spokane Indian woman, ca. 1897 Noatak Inuit hopi girl Lakota Sioux Indian Man by Edward Curtis,

Geronimo. In February 1909, Geronimo was thrown from his horse while riding home, lay in the cold all night before a friend found him. He died of pneumonia on 2/17/1909, as a prisoner of the U.S. at Fort Sill, OK. His last words were reported to be said to his nephew, "I should have never surrendered. I should have fought until I was the last man alive." He was buried at Fort Sill, OK in the Apache Indian Prisoner of War Cemetery.

In February Geronimo was thrown from his horse while riding while riding home, lay in the cold all night before a friend found him. He died of pneunomia as a prisoner of the U. at Forth Sill, OK in the Apache Indian Prisoner of War Cemetery.

Crazy Horse was a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota. He took up arms against the U.S. Federal government to fight against encroachments on the territories and way of life of the Lakota people, including leading a war party to victory at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in June 1876.  After surrendering to U.S. troops under General Crook in 1877, Crazy Horse was fatally wounded by a military guard while allegedly resisting imprisonment.

After interviewing Crazy Horse's sister, a Mormon missionary sketched this depiction in The sister claimed the depiction was accurate.