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SITTING BULL was a beloved medicine man and chief of the Sioux Indian Tribe. Chief Sitting Bull was born in about 1837 in what is now North Dakota. He was the son of Sioux chief Jumping Bull.

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Sitting Bull was a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who led his people as a tribal chief during years of Resistance to United States government policies.

This is the only pose in which Sitting Bull looks directly at the camera. Without the distractions of props, backdrop, or headdress, we are left to contemplate his calm, weathered face. William Notman & Son, “Sitting Bull,” Montreal, 1885, McCord Museum.

Sitting Bull William Notman & Son, Montreal silver salts on glass, gelatin dry plate process, 17 x 12 cm McCord Museum (William Notman - Scottish/Canadian photographer and businessman)

Sitting Bull-- A Hunkpapa Lakota chief and holy man under whom the Lakota tribes united in their struggle for survival on the northern plains, Sitting Bull remained defiant toward American military power and contemptuous of American promises to the end. [PBS.org]

Sitting Bull (Tatanka lyotanka) historical leader of the Hunkpapa band of Lakota Sioux Indians. There won't be anything here for our children unless you wake up AMERICA! Muslims are taking over this country.

Chief Sitting Bull by Hastiin Tilden, via Flickr

Native American clothing at that time was extraordinary. So intricate and decorated so beautifully! Amazing that during such a primitive time, they could create such ornate clothing.

Sitting Bull- born in the Dakota territory. A real native american advocate.

Sitting Bull- born in the Dakota territory. A real native american advocate. "Let us put our minds together to see what good we may do for our children" - Sitting Bull

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