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Name Black Horse
Nationality Brule Sioux

Associated Records

Image of RG2750.PH000019 - Negative, Glass Plate

RG2750.PH000019 - Negative, Glass Plate

Black Horse and Eagle Bird, Sioux; two Indian men with small girl standing on chair between them; Black Horse wearing suit, vest and hat; Eatle Beard wearing shirt, vest and trousers and has blanket drapped around him; both men have long hair. The small girl is wearing dress, beads, slacks underneath, moccasins and has hair in two braids.

RG2845.PH - Collection, Photograph

The massacre at Wounded Knee emerged from a spiritual movement among the Plains Indians called the Ghost Dance religion. Tension between troops and Indians climaxed into the tragic confrontation at Wounded Knee. This collection consists of images documenting the days leading up to the battle and to its aftermath. This collection consists of photographs of ghost dancers, scenes from the massacre, group and individual portraits of both military men and Indians, and camps of both the infantry and the Indians at Pine Ridge Agency.

Image of RG2845.PH000008-000010 - Print, Photographic

RG2845.PH000008-000010 - Print, Photographic

Chief Standing Elk and Black Horse sitting in front of a teepee. Chief Standing Elk is wearing a feathered head dress. He was the First Lieutenant to Chief Little Wound.

Image of RG2845.PH000011-000012 - Print, Photographic

RG2845.PH000011-000012 - Print, Photographic

Portrait of Black Horse and Eagle Bird, Sioux men, standing with a little girl on a chair in the middle.

Image of RG2845.PH000021-000011 - Print, Photographic

RG2845.PH000021-000011 - Print, Photographic

Chief Standing Elk and Black Horse, sitting in front of a teepee. Standing Elk is wearing a feathered headdress. A.G. Johnson copied a large number of original photographs by George Trager and Clarence Moreledge and sold them widely. Group 21 is a sample of these photographs.

Image of RG2845.PH000119-000002 - Print, Photographic

RG2845.PH000119-000002 - Print, Photographic

Portrait of Chief Black Horse and Eagle Bear standing with a little girl on a chair. Indian War Views album page 3. Same photograph as 11-12.