Wounded Knee Creek
Ho ho watanay
Wich-Ha-Ka-Sa and A-Pat-We-Ma, his Squaw, Ute 1899 John K. Rose Born: Ayr, Ontario, Canada 1849 Died: 1932 Benjamin S. Hopkins Born: Saint Catherine's, Ontario, Canada 1858 Died: Denver, Colorado 1915 platinum print 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (23.5 x 18.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum
Chief Ouray and his wife Chipeta of the Ute tribe. Son of Guera Mursh, a Jicarilla Apache adopted into the Ute. His mother was an Uncompahgre Ute. Ouray learned Spanish, English, Ute, and Apache languages which he found useful in negotiating treaties. Testified in Washington DC about the Ute uprising of 1879. He sought reconciliation between all peoples.
Gray Eagle, Professionally Restored Photograph of Vintage Native American Indian Sioux Warrior Chief Gray Eagle