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Judge Robert Clay Freeny MP
(1850 - 1924)
Judge Freeny was a progressive Choctaw, gathering his education from the Indian school at White Bead and from the early Christian Missionaries, who visited the country in the early days. In middle life...
Wanada Parker MP
(c.1875 - d.)
Nedle Parker MP
(c.1875 - d.)
Quanah Parker, Comanche Chief MP
(1845 - 1911)
Quanah Parker was the last Chief of the Commanches and never lost a battle to the white man. His tribe roamed over the area where Pampas stands. He was never captured by the Army, but decided to surr...
Marjorie Tallchief, "première danseuse étoile" MP
Marjorie Louise Tallchief (born 1927 in Denver, Colorado) was a ballerina of the Osage Nation.
Tallchief was the first American Indian to be "première danseuse étoile" of the Paris Ope...
Maria Tallchief MP
(1925 - 2013)
"Wa-Xthe-Thomba", "Maria Chief"
From my hero, Maria Tallchief
"Maria and her sister were enrolled at Beverly Vista School and it was here that she first felt discrimination because of her heritage. "Some of the students made fun of...
Senator Clement Vann Rogers, CSA MP
(1839 - 1911)
Clement Vann Rogers (1839–1911) was a Cherokee senator and judge in Indian Territory. Rogers was a Confederate veteran and served as a delegate to the Oklahoma Constitutional Convention. Rogers was the...