The history of decorating horses. Native American Indians even painted their horses and ponies decorating them with with war symbols or symbols of power before they went into battle re-pin

The history of decorating horses. Native American Indians even painted their horses and ponies decorating them with with war symbols or symbols of power before they went into battle re-pin

This picture is of Whirling Horse. I consider this photograph to be a classic, and shows the man with full head dress, buckskin clothing, and blanket. It is believed that Whirling Horse was a member of a Wild West Show, possibly Buffalo Bill Cody's. So, in looking at the picture we must wonder whether this is the way he looked as a traditional Indian person, or whether this is how Buffalo Bill told him he should dress for the show.

This picture is of Whirling Horse. I consider this photograph to be a classic, and shows the man with full head dress, buckskin clothing, and blanket. It is believed that Whirling Horse was a member of a Wild West Show, possibly Buffalo Bill Cody's. So, in looking at the picture we must wonder whether this is the way he looked as a traditional Indian person, or whether this is how Buffalo Bill told him he should dress for the show.

Chief Red Horse, Lakota Sioux, a participant of the Battle of Little Bighorn, is known for documenting the battle with 41 ledger drawings.:

Chief Red Horse, Lakota Sioux, a participant of the Battle of Little Bighorn, is known for documenting the battle with 41 ledger drawings.:

He Dog Native American Indian LAKOTA Sioux 1930 8x10" Hand Color Tinted Photo | eBay

He Dog Native American Indian LAKOTA Sioux 1930 8x10" Hand Color Tinted Photo | eBay

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