American Horse

American Horse
Oglala Sioux
Photographed by David F. Barry

Copyright: 1898

“Wasechum Tashunka", Oglala Sioux Chief (1840-1908) Great warrior, orator and diplomat, American Horse represented his people in numerous negotiations with the Federal Government.

Following the tragedy of Wounded Knee, he became the leader of a unified Sioux delegation to Washington D.C. seeking equitable treatment for the Sioux. In his later years, he toured with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.

Description Price Quantity
Size: Postcard: 4-1/4" x 6"
SKU: 101
$0.75
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